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Wolf Classic / Doom Classic controls (Poll)

View Poll Results: Keep "Tilt-to-turn" Controls in Doom Classic?
Yes 79 37.09%
No 134 62.91%
Voters: 213. You may not vote on this poll
07-24-2009, 05:45 PM
#1
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 12
Wolf Classic / Doom Classic controls (Poll)

Does anyone actually play a lot with the tilt-to-turn option? I am considering removing it from Doom Classic. I don't want to present a lot of cluttered options to new users, but I don't want to annoy Wolf Classic players that have gotten used to a play style.

I don't mind having some semi-obscure options, but if just isn't a good way to control it for anyone, it would be best to prevent anyone else from wasting their time with it.
07-24-2009, 05:47 PM
#2
Oh goodness, John Carmack!

I didn't like the tilt-to-turn, so I say keep it out.

07-24-2009, 05:47 PM
#3
Joined: Mar 2009
Location: BFE,AZ
Posts: 699
i love the way the wolf classic controls are, there perfect for wolf classic, and i would think for doom as well, if you cant put both i would say put the wolf classic ones, because im not sure how the tilt one would work out

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07-24-2009, 05:47 PM
#4
Joined: Dec 2008
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Posts: 689
I am unsure if I will believe that this is actually John Carmack...
But i'll answer your question-I never use that control scheme, only the default.

EDIT: Wow, it's real! I didn't see that one coming haha. I apologize

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Last edited by jawslover; 07-24-2009 at 07:58 PM.
07-24-2009, 05:48 PM
#5
Joined: May 2009
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Posts: 505
I didn't use it

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07-24-2009, 05:49 PM
#6
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: Indiana, USA
Posts: 5,712
The default controls are the best I've used for a FPS on the iPhone.

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07-24-2009, 05:49 PM
#7
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 818
Holy crap I'm edit: like five posts away from john carmack. I personally don't use it and I haven't heard of anyone who does
07-24-2009, 05:59 PM
#8
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 10,560
I don't use the tilt-to-turn.

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07-24-2009, 05:59 PM
#9
Joined: Sep 2008
Location: Canada
Posts: 2,817
I use tilt to strafe. I found that works best for me.
07-24-2009, 06:00 PM
#10
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: New York
Posts: 131
I tried it but didn't like it. Kind of frustrating.