Originally Posted by AB Positive
It all depends on playstyle I think...
1. Never needed an 'out of screen' beam, but there are some spots in T1 where I cursed that I couldn't shoot at that 'half'-angle.
2. The bounce is a nice addition to the arsenal and can be quite effective in the right environment. Tend to agree on the laser that looks nice, but isn't very balanced. Yet there are enough flying and/or falling enemies that render it rather useless.
3. Hmm... yes and no
It makes the game a tad harder, but you don't have checkpoints like in other games, which actually makes it easier in T1. I think this is a 'fix' from T1, but can understand that you don't like it ^^