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*GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« on: May 17, 2005, 09:07:34 am »
In one of his podcast he said sony would use the same controller as they always have done.

he was wrong.

On a more serious note: do you think that crontroller will fit well in your hands?



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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2005, 09:11:58 am »
That pretty much IS the same controller, it just looks a bit different.

It's got all the same buttons.

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2005, 09:34:43 am »
Heh, I actually should have said that they would use the same layout. I knew they were going to redo the controller, however, even I am surprised at just how much they "redid" the controller. I was expecting a small change, such as a new color and slightly new grips, but nothing quite so radical. Looks like a weapon...
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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #3 on: May 17, 2005, 09:51:48 am »
That pretty much IS the same controller, it just looks a bit different.

It's got all the same buttons.

Yeah but they still changed it alot

Heh, I actually should have said that they would use the same layout. I knew they were going to redo the controller, however, even I am surprised at just how much they "redid" the controller. I was expecting a small change, such as a new color and slightly new grips, but nothing quite so radical. Looks like a weapon...

Yeah I was surprised by it to.

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #4 on: May 17, 2005, 09:57:10 am »
I guess they didn't want it to be associated with the DualShocks... maybe one of the PS3 launch titles is "Boomerang Frenzy" or something like that.

Now that I think about it, that would be really awesome, chucking controllers around like a madman.

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #5 on: May 17, 2005, 11:36:10 am »
It looks a little cumbersome..

Not too keen on the playstation3 logo :-\

PS2 looked alot sleeker.
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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #6 on: May 17, 2005, 11:48:36 am »
It looks a little cumbersome..

Not too keen on the playstation3 logo :-\

The PS2 logo looked alot sleeker.

Why did you quote yourself?

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #7 on: May 17, 2005, 12:09:31 pm »
oops, I'm not sure how that happened... ???

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #8 on: May 17, 2005, 03:06:12 pm »
Did they redo the controller because of that duel-shock lawsuit?

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #9 on: May 17, 2005, 03:10:36 pm »
The pad looks nice I think, but what it's like to actually use it....
I don't know it looks as if it easily slipps out of your hands...esp if they are a bit sweaty....
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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #10 on: May 17, 2005, 04:16:15 pm »
The actual layout looks almost the same as the PS2, but smaller analog sticks.

Who else can't wait to see the MadCatz controllers for PS3? (Ugh...)

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #11 on: May 17, 2005, 06:28:00 pm »
maybe they will see their mistake and do what microsoft did with the xbox 'S' controller, those long grips are going to get in the way.

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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #12 on: May 17, 2005, 07:51:26 pm »
Whats with the Spiderman 2 font on the "Playstation 3"
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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #13 on: May 18, 2005, 12:06:08 am »
HA, so true!

I think it looks really garish, personally.
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Re: *GASP* Steve was wrong!!!
« Reply #14 on: May 18, 2005, 07:03:35 pm »
ya got steve on a tecnacality
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