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View Poll Results: Do you prefer using:
Joystick 19 28.36%
Gamepad 21 31.34%
Mostly a joystick, but sometimes a gamepad 17 25.37%
Mostly a gamepad, but sometimes a joystick 10 14.93%
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Old 27 August 2007, 17:09   #21
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Good idea, there should indeed be a poll - go on Damien
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Old 27 August 2007, 17:11   #22
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Sorry Denis, but this is bullshit.

This analague sticks on pads are useless. They have a long responive time, because they lacking micro switches. Only useful for newer consoles with 3D games.

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Old 27 August 2007, 17:12   #23
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I thought this was a poll with that title..

Please make a poll
No, Damien made this thread name. I hate these stupid polls.

I wanted a "Which games to you play with a stick, which with a pad?" thread.
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Old 27 August 2007, 17:16   #24
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I wanted a "Which games to you play with a stick, which with a pad?" thread.
Well, go and create one then.
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Old 27 August 2007, 17:18   #25
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No, Damien made this thread name. I hate these stupid polls.
So do I, but most thread like this end up with a 2 option poll


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I wanted a "Which games to you play with a stick, which with a pad?" thread.
and which with a HOT-ROD
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Old 27 August 2007, 17:19   #26
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Well, go and create one then.
Nope, why? It's not my fault. But i guess you "poll whores" want one, right?

And this is MY Hotrod:

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@Damien: Maybe you can move this to a "Which Amiga games do you play with a stick, which with a pad?" thread.
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No, Damien made this thread name.

I wanted a "Which games to you play with a stick, which with a pad?" thread.
Hmmm, well the discussion before moving posts was really about joysticks vs gamepads, not specific games that you prefer to play using one or the other so thought the title was more appropriate...

Anyway, I don't mind changing the title. PM me Retro-Nerd

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I thought this was a poll with that title..

Please make a poll
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Good idea, there should indeed be a poll - go on Damien
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I hate these stupid polls.
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So do I, but most thread like this end up with a 2 option poll
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Nope, why? It's not my fault. But i guess you "poll whores" want one, right?
Well, I was going to make one but after the shite I got from Dizzy in the "Sierra" thread I thought it best not too

From all the recent posts it does seem like you want one though so give me a minute

As a side note: you guys are soooo damn hard to please
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Well, I was going to make one but after the shite I got from Dizzy in the "Sierra" thread I thought it best not too

From all the recent post it does seem like you want one though so give me a minute

As a side note: you guys are soooo damn hard to please
Hard as a rock

let settle this with a poll,

Poll question:
Should we have a Joystick Vs Gamepad poll
1 Yes
2 no

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It's to late to change the thread title, Damien. This is already a joystick vs. joypad war. So you can you do a poll anyway.

I have/use amiga joypads too, but the most amiga games need a lever for accurate and comfortable controls. Aladdin, as an example, works fine with my Sega Mega Drive pad.
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This is already a joystick vs. joypad war.
...as it was before I moved the OT posts from the prb.WinUAE thread
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...as it was before I moved the OT posts from the prb.WinUAE thread
Not really, but after post #14, yes.

Another black & white poll, Damien. Your forgot "HotRod"
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wow a public poll, so we can flame each others
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Another black & white poll, Damien. Your forgot "HotRod"
HotRodSE and X-Arcade are joysticks

You want me to add all the different types of joysticks / gamepads as poll options??? Send me a list then...

<sigh> I give up
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Should be look like this:

Do you prefer?

A. Joystick
B. Joypad
C. Mostly a joystick, but sometimes a pad
D. Mostly a joypad, but sometimes a stick
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Thanks Damien, but I have a list of 281 more options which should be added to the poll...













JOKE!
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Old 27 August 2007, 19:43   #36
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IC have to use WinUAE scanlines, if "Gamepad" loose the poll.
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Should be look like this:

Do you prefer?

A. Joystick
B. Joypad
C. Mostly a joystick, but sometimes a pad
D. Mostly a joypad, but sometimes a stick
E. Mostly a joystick but sometimes my brothers stick
F. QWERTY
G. Mostly a Sega Pad but sometimes a Nintendo
H. I bang my head in the keyboard
I. I prefer sitting on the joystick while holding a gamepad
J. I prefer a mouse
get a life
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I would like to change my vote from 1 to 3

Thx m8
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Get this thread back on-topic or there'll be trouble

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