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Old 10-23-2012, 04:22 PM   #1
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Quick Melee Question

So I've played with both digital and analog controls and they both have their perks.

I'm thinking about keeping analog forever but... I wanted to know if there is a way to perform the directional attacks while using digital?

I tried doing commands like in a few other games where if i held leftstick up while attacking to pull off an overhead attack but it wouldnt work on digital.
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Old 10-23-2012, 11:57 PM   #2
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im pretty sure the only way to utilize that joystick directional attack is on the 'analog stick controls.' if you go back to default, RT to swing, then i cannot see any possible way to still use the directional swing. i hope that answered your question.

not sure why you would want to use the analog stick controls, but i suppose everybody is different. i found them to be very awkward, and a grind even up to the last kill for that achievement. just me, but i find the analog controls to be more of a hassle.
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Old 10-24-2012, 03:13 PM   #3
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thanks a lot.

I just like the vertical attacks and the increase control of your melee.

an uppercut with brass knuckles is a very good move but when using digital i am stuck with jabs and hooks. The same for any overhead attack with a blunt item...great results indeed.

The controls are a bit awkward though so I will give you that. Trying to aim while swinging is a pain.
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Old 10-29-2012, 11:07 PM   #4
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I found it was definitely easier with the digital control scheme. The analog I found more fun to play with, but the digital allowed for quicker attacks especially when you were ganged up on by hordes of zombies.
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