Is the Gamepad Really Designed for Gaming

By on October 11, 2012
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URL: http://www.pcper.com/reviews/General-Tech/Gamepad-Really-Designed-Gaming Quote: “Game interface designers recognize how terrible the precision of controller sticks are and pretty much universally decide that a few undeserved kills are better than frustration from constant input failure. Because the controller would otherwise be too frustrating even the most competitive console title includes aim assist. The game might curl your [...]

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URL: http://www.pcper.com/reviews/General-Tech/Gamepad-Really-Designed-Gaming

Quote: “Game interface designers recognize how terrible the precision
of controller sticks are and pretty much universally decide that a few
undeserved kills are better than frustration from constant input
failure. Because the controller would otherwise be too frustrating
even the most competitive console title includes aim assist. The game
might curl your projectile to the target it believes you intend to
hit; it might nudge or lock your crosshairs to the target; it may do
both and/or some other method.


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