Can I use an Xbox 360 controller for this?

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User Info: fedcvgr

fedcvgr
7 years ago#1
Downloading the demo. so can I use a xbox 360 controller for the PC version?

User Info: DustMidget

DustMidget
7 years ago#2
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User Info: MikeGnz

MikeGnz
7 years ago#3
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L4D1 had an exec for a 360 controller. I imagine L4D2 has one, too. I think it was "exec 360controller" but I could be wrong, and probably am.
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User Info: IceMage20

IceMage20
7 years ago#4
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You'll be better off using a mouse and keyboard. I know you're going to say stuff like "I'm used to the controller" or "I'm not good with a mouse" or some other crap like that, but trust me - if you keep using a mouse/keyboard and just get better at it, you'll do much better than with a controller. I know you'll say "but people can still be good on a controller" and that may be true, but if that person had invested as much time on a keyboard as he has with a controller, he'd be even better.

Take the time to re-learn some controls. You'll be better off in the long run, and plus you won't have to go buy a PC 360 controller (assuming you don't have one).
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Chaotic_Anarki
7 years ago#5
You can be the best controller using player in the world, but compared to even an average Keyboard / Mouse user, you'll still look like garbage.
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User Info: sfcalimari

sfcalimari
7 years ago#6
Yes you can use a 360 gamepad for it.


Something annoying that keyboard users do is run forwards and backwards over and over when a horde comes and run in front of my bullets.
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User Info: cs_mp

cs_mp
7 years ago#7
I'm sure there's an option for a gamepad in the settings menu, but gamepad's are not the best for FPS type game's.... driving games and flying game's a gamepad is most likely your best bet, but FPS's are much easier with KB+M.

User Info: Hatemachine25

Hatemachine25
7 years ago#8
Yes this game supports the 360 controller, and as for K+M I say you paid for the game play it how you want to, I can't stand k+m play myself as it's far too frantic in speed and I lack the coordination to handle keyboard and mouse in a hectic combat environment.

It's a personal issue with me but one that I can and frequently do work around via controller play, and I seem to be doing just fine, enjoy the game however you need to.

User Info: DLSkywalker

DLSkywalker
7 years ago#9
Yeah, just plug it in, start up the game, go to options and enable the gamepad. The controls are automatically set, but you can modify them if you want.
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User Info: LazyyAmerican

LazyyAmerican
7 years ago#10
Using a controller is perfectly fine for coop....maybe even versus since your opponents aren't shooting back at you per se.
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