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Old 10 September 2013, 21:01   #312
Mrs Beanbag
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Originally Posted by spud View Post
Platformers live and die by their controls. One button joysticks can never match a d-pad and two (or more) buttons. Up for jump as typical on Amiga killed any game that relied on it.
This is true. The Amiga could do two buttons trivially (well the mouse has two buttons, anyway) but for some reason nobody bothered making two-button joysticks. So no games used them. So nobody made them. So no games used them. Argh.

Strange, because SEGA Master System pads were compatible, yet nobody thought to take advantage of that.
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