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Aug 26 2013
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Can we change shiv to X?

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Shiving is my favorite thing to do. But, in all honesty, the triangle button is a terrible choice for it. I've died from failed shivs for pretty much every dumb reason I can think of; from reviving a team mate to openning a supply box or special executing, the triangle is too busy a button. 

 

Instead of triangle, why not cross? Cross is only used for.. what? Crafting and jumping? (In all honesty, who jumps? I've only seen people jump in two spots--to get onto the broken off wall in university, and to get on top of the trailer in lakeside.)

 

Anyone with me on this?

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Aug 26, 2013

TaiGir wrote:

Shiving is my favorite thing to do. But, in all honesty, the triangle button is a terrible choice for it. I've died from failed shivs for pretty much every dumb reason I can think of; from reviving a team mate to openning a supply box or special executing, the triangle is too busy a button. 

 

Instead of triangle, why not cross? Cross is only used for.. what? Crafting and jumping? (In all honesty, who jumps? I've only seen people jump in two spots--to get onto the broken off wall in university, and to get on top of the trailer in lakeside.)

 

Anyone with me on this?


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Aug 26, 2013
Eh you get used to it. Helps if you don't let your screen look down any while going for the shiv
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Aug 26, 2013

TaiGir wrote:

Shiving is my favorite thing to do. But, in all honesty, the triangle button is a terrible choice for it. I've died from failed shivs for pretty much every dumb reason I can think of; from reviving a team mate to openning a supply box or special executing, the triangle is too busy a button. 

 

Instead of triangle, why not cross? Cross is only used for.. what? Crafting and jumping? (In all honesty, who jumps? I've only seen people jump in two spots--to get onto the broken off wall in university, and to get on top of the trailer in lakeside.)

 

Anyone with me on this?


X is also used to heal teammates. But I agree with your idea, it would solve a lot of problems.

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Aug 26, 2013
I agree.

Also move special execution to R3...Seriosuly i dont think i have every used that button in this game....
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Aug 26, 2013
They also need to fix shiv on stairs

I smoke bombed two guys, one on status on dam, one on lakeside, and came down the stairs to shiv, and the game would not give me the shiv option.

Just like high fives in uncharted


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Button mapping would be sweet.
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Aug 26, 2013

TaiGir wrote:

Shiving is my favorite thing to do. But, in all honesty, the triangle button is a terrible choice for it. I've died from failed shivs for pretty much every dumb reason I can think of; from reviving a team mate to openning a supply box or special executing, the triangle is too busy a button. 

 

Instead of triangle, why not cross? Cross is only used for.. what? Crafting and jumping? (In all honesty, who jumps? I've only seen people jump in two spots--to get onto the broken off wall in university, and to get on top of the trailer in lakeside.)

 

Anyone with me on this?


I need this.

 

 


swiftavenger212 wrote:
I agree.

Also move special execution to R3...Seriosuly i dont think i have every used that button in this game....

I need this!

 

 


scootgar wrote:
They also need to fix shiv on stairs

I smoke bombed two guys, one on status on dam, one on lakeside, and came down the stairs to shiv, and the game would not give me the shiv option.

Just like high fives in uncharted
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swiftavenger212 wrote:
I agree.

Also move special execution to R3...Seriosuly i dont think i have every used that button in this game....

Isn't that the marking button?

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Tacco_Ray wrote:

swiftavenger212 wrote:
I agree.

Also move special execution to R3...Seriosuly i dont think i have every used that button in this game....

Isn't that the marking button?


Only when aiming, it has no use otherwise.

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