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User Info: SoF-Rambo

SoF-Rambo
3 years ago#1
... in FPS games? That's your mini-map/radar/anti-sneaky-enemy device. It informs you of your general vicinity and if anything around you is infested with bad guys.

I feel like I'm the only who actively looks at the thing. :(
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vigorm0rtis
3 years ago#2
wut
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User Info: dtmr

dtmr
3 years ago#3
What's a FPS? Frames per second? Don't all games consist of frames per second?
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User Info: GinsuVictim

GinsuVictim
3 years ago#4
dtmr posted...
What's a FPS? Frames per second? Don't all games consist of frames per second?

Did you know it was a bad joke when you wrote it?
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dtmr
3 years ago#5
Ginsu Victim posted...
dtmr posted...
What's a FPS? Frames per second? Don't all games consist of frames per second?

Did you know it was a bad joke when you wrote it?


No. Is it? Seriously, what is a FPS?
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User Info: glassghost0

glassghost0
3 years ago#6
SoF-Rambo posted...
... in FPS games? That's your mini-map/radar/anti-sneaky-enemy device. It informs you of your general vicinity and if anything around you is infested with bad guys.

I feel like I'm the only who actively looks at the thing. :(


I always feel the same way....

Honestly, I'd say probably 2/10 people I've played with actually check it
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User Info: Jamin-7

Jamin-7
3 years ago#7
Actually, radars in First-Person Shooters are usually on the bottom left side of the screen, bottom right screen is usually reserved for your current ammunition. Guns are usually on the right side because... [continues to ramble on non-coherently]

But yeah, people should check their radar more often. (I watch it like a hawk on my Legendary playthroughs of any of the Halo games...)
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User Info: dtmr

dtmr
3 years ago#8
Jamin-7 posted...
Actually, radars in First-Person Shooters are usually on the bottom left side of the screen, bottom right screen is usually reserved for your current ammunition. Guns are usually on the right side because... [continues to ramble on non-coherently]


Oh! First person shooter! Thanks for answering my question instead of calling me unfunny.
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User Info: GinsuVictim

GinsuVictim
3 years ago#9
dtmr posted...
Jamin-7 posted...
Actually, radars in First-Person Shooters are usually on the bottom left side of the screen, bottom right screen is usually reserved for your current ammunition. Guns are usually on the right side because... [continues to ramble on non-coherently]


Oh! First person shooter! Thanks for answering my question instead of calling me unfunny.

You've been a member since 2009. How the hell did you go this long without knowing that? It's a term used DAILY around here.
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User Info: dtmr

dtmr
3 years ago#10
Ginsu Victim posted...
dtmr posted...
Jamin-7 posted...
Actually, radars in First-Person Shooters are usually on the bottom left side of the screen, bottom right screen is usually reserved for your current ammunition. Guns are usually on the right side because... [continues to ramble on non-coherently]


Oh! First person shooter! Thanks for answering my question instead of calling me unfunny.

You've been a member since 2009. How the hell did you go this long without knowing that? It's a term used DAILY around here.


How dare you assume knowledge of my knowledge. Also, I'm from Indiana. English is a second language.
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