1. #1981
    Fluffy Kitten Marest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    4,246
    Anyone tried playing with foot-pedals?



    Looks intriguing (more so than 12-button numpad for your thumb).

  2. #1982
    The Insane DeltrusDisc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Illinois, USA
    Posts
    16,663
    Would require enough space on the floor, some of us foolishly bought tiny desks.

    But the bigger issue, is having to sit mostly in the same position the whole time. =S
    Quote Originally Posted by Belize View Post
    Online dating turned into circumcision discussion. Good job MMO-C, it only took 25 pages.
    My Ridiculous Computer Setup

    MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL: Beer, Games, Opinions
    | CPU Overclocking Thread | GPU Overclocking Thread

  3. #1983
    Fluffy Kitten Marest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    4,246
    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    But the bigger issue, is having to sit mostly in the same position the whole time. =S
    You do somersaults when you game or what?

  4. #1984
    The Insane DeltrusDisc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Illinois, USA
    Posts
    16,663
    Quote Originally Posted by Marest View Post
    You do somersaults when you game or what?
    lol no....

    I just.... sometimes I contort into odd positions because I find them a nice change from the, "our American robot soldiers, please sit up straight and perfect."

    While you're at it, buy from THESE RETAILERS.

    And AMERICA #1!!!

    No but really, I just can't be arsed sitting the same way constantly.
    Quote Originally Posted by Belize View Post
    Online dating turned into circumcision discussion. Good job MMO-C, it only took 25 pages.
    My Ridiculous Computer Setup

    MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL: Beer, Games, Opinions
    | CPU Overclocking Thread | GPU Overclocking Thread

  5. #1985
    Fluffy Kitten Marest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    4,246
    I usually sit up-right, with my legs right down, when I play something intense or need to focus. Call it "game face" (position?) if you like.

  6. #1986
    The Insane DeltrusDisc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Illinois, USA
    Posts
    16,663
    I never do the gamer-lean-forward-because-it-lets-you-see-stuff-better because it bothers me.

    I do sit up though when things get IMPORTANT though.
    Quote Originally Posted by Belize View Post
    Online dating turned into circumcision discussion. Good job MMO-C, it only took 25 pages.
    My Ridiculous Computer Setup

    MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL: Beer, Games, Opinions
    | CPU Overclocking Thread | GPU Overclocking Thread

  7. #1987
    Fluffy Kitten Marest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    4,246
    I got a 27" - I don't lean forward. With two screens on the side I definitely do not lean forward.

    Anyway, I would like to try these pedals. Looks interesting.

  8. #1988
    Immortal Evil Inside's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Down Under
    Posts
    7,002
    I've played a racing game with pedals, the wheel, gearbox. You know, the lot.. I have not tried any other game with em however.
    ||i5 3570k @ 4.4GHz||H100 push/pull||AsRock Z77 Extreme4||16Gb G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz||Gigabyte Windforce GTX 970|| Coolermaster Storm Trooper||Corsair TX850 Enthusiast Series||Samsung 840 Pro 128gb(boot drive)||1TB WD HDD, 2x 3TB WD HDD, 2TB WD HDD||

    Bdk Nagrand / Astae Nagrand
    Pokemon X FC: 4656-7679-2545/Trainer Name: Keno

  9. #1989
    Fluffy Kitten Marest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    4,246
    Oh, so do I of course. I believe these can be used as Shift, Control and Alt (for example). Not sure if the support macros though.

  10. #1990
    Immortal Evil Inside's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Down Under
    Posts
    7,002
    An interesting concept nonetheless, I may just give this a go.. Would take some time getting used to it though.
    ||i5 3570k @ 4.4GHz||H100 push/pull||AsRock Z77 Extreme4||16Gb G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz||Gigabyte Windforce GTX 970|| Coolermaster Storm Trooper||Corsair TX850 Enthusiast Series||Samsung 840 Pro 128gb(boot drive)||1TB WD HDD, 2x 3TB WD HDD, 2TB WD HDD||

    Bdk Nagrand / Astae Nagrand
    Pokemon X FC: 4656-7679-2545/Trainer Name: Keno

  11. #1991
    I see a clutch, a brake and an accelerator pedal. Now all I need is a racing game that has a manual clutch on the "normal" cars.
    Intel i7 5820K (4.5 GHz) | MSI X99A MPower | 32GB Kingston HyperX Fury 2666MHz | Gigabyte Windforcex3 HD 7950 | Samsung 951PRO nVME 512GB | Crucial M550 256GB | Crucial MX200 1TB | Western Digital Caviar Black 2000GB | Samson SR 850 | Zalman ZM-Mic1 | Noctua NH-D15 | Fractal Define R5 | Seasonic X850

    Former author of the TankSpot.com Protection Paladin guide

  12. #1992
    The Insane DeltrusDisc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Illinois, USA
    Posts
    16,663
    Quote Originally Posted by Marest View Post
    I got a 27" - I don't lean forward. With two screens on the side I definitely do not lean forward.

    Anyway, I would like to try these pedals. Looks interesting.
    Quote Originally Posted by Belize View Post
    Online dating turned into circumcision discussion. Good job MMO-C, it only took 25 pages.
    My Ridiculous Computer Setup

    MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL: Beer, Games, Opinions
    | CPU Overclocking Thread | GPU Overclocking Thread

  13. #1993
    Immortal Evil Inside's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Down Under
    Posts
    7,002
    Quote Originally Posted by Butler Log View Post
    I see a clutch, a brake and an accelerator pedal. Now all I need is a racing game that has a manual clutch on the "normal" cars.
    Test drive unlimited 1/2.
    ||i5 3570k @ 4.4GHz||H100 push/pull||AsRock Z77 Extreme4||16Gb G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz||Gigabyte Windforce GTX 970|| Coolermaster Storm Trooper||Corsair TX850 Enthusiast Series||Samsung 840 Pro 128gb(boot drive)||1TB WD HDD, 2x 3TB WD HDD, 2TB WD HDD||

    Bdk Nagrand / Astae Nagrand
    Pokemon X FC: 4656-7679-2545/Trainer Name: Keno

  14. #1994
    Fluffy Kitten Marest's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    4,246
    For driving games...



    If I had money...

  15. #1995
    Immortal Evil Inside's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Down Under
    Posts
    7,002
    I actually got one of them, I was lucky to pick it up for $195 from the logitech ebay shop. The thing is bloody awesome.

    Edit: G27 + projector + surround sound = epic awesomeness.
    Last edited by Evil Inside; 2012-09-11 at 11:22 PM.
    ||i5 3570k @ 4.4GHz||H100 push/pull||AsRock Z77 Extreme4||16Gb G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz||Gigabyte Windforce GTX 970|| Coolermaster Storm Trooper||Corsair TX850 Enthusiast Series||Samsung 840 Pro 128gb(boot drive)||1TB WD HDD, 2x 3TB WD HDD, 2TB WD HDD||

    Bdk Nagrand / Astae Nagrand
    Pokemon X FC: 4656-7679-2545/Trainer Name: Keno

  16. #1996
    hmm, if I buy one in England it is only 180 euros (149.99 GBP), if I get it in Germany it is 210-230.
    Intel i7 5820K (4.5 GHz) | MSI X99A MPower | 32GB Kingston HyperX Fury 2666MHz | Gigabyte Windforcex3 HD 7950 | Samsung 951PRO nVME 512GB | Crucial M550 256GB | Crucial MX200 1TB | Western Digital Caviar Black 2000GB | Samson SR 850 | Zalman ZM-Mic1 | Noctua NH-D15 | Fractal Define R5 | Seasonic X850

    Former author of the TankSpot.com Protection Paladin guide

  17. #1997
    Immortal Evil Inside's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Down Under
    Posts
    7,002
    Is that rrp? If so you guys got it good, the damn thing still retails for $399-$499 over here.
    ||i5 3570k @ 4.4GHz||H100 push/pull||AsRock Z77 Extreme4||16Gb G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz||Gigabyte Windforce GTX 970|| Coolermaster Storm Trooper||Corsair TX850 Enthusiast Series||Samsung 840 Pro 128gb(boot drive)||1TB WD HDD, 2x 3TB WD HDD, 2TB WD HDD||

    Bdk Nagrand / Astae Nagrand
    Pokemon X FC: 4656-7679-2545/Trainer Name: Keno

  18. #1998
    TOTALLY NOT
    Banned
    tetrisGOAT's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    13,605
    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    Also, that NeweggTV guy seriously spends waaaayyyyy too much time mulling over BS no one cares about.
    You mean like TTL, only he doesn't drag it out ten times as much as TTL?

  19. #1999
    Elemental Lord Drunkenvalley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Norway
    Posts
    8,095
    Generally speaking, TTL is actually talking about stuff that is relevant, although there's a lot of off-topic ramble. My impression of the NeweggTV guy is that he's talking straight up bullshit. .-.

  20. #2000
    TOTALLY NOT
    Banned
    tetrisGOAT's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    13,605
    My experience is that TTL just starts talking about extremely uninteresting things, like long rants about the H100, water cooling, modding the case to get a window (seriously, nooooooooo, stop ruining them) as well as being able to make the best of the best cases sound.. boring.
    Like the Silverstone TJ08E. Or the BitFenix Prodigy.


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •