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Still Just First Person ?

ShadanwolfShadanwolf Posts: 2,114Member Uncommon
Last I checked the issue was not settled ?  Can you play in other than first person ?

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  • atticusbcatticusbc Posts: 1,066Member Uncommon

    ummm..... it's not an "issue." it's a first person shooter, therefore it's in the first person. .... yeah.

    EDIT: fyi that means it's never going to be "resolved." it's like wow resolving the issue of having classes.

  • TeknoBugTeknoBug Calgary, ABPosts: 2,156Member

    They said why they didn't add 3rd person to infantry, they're not going to change that with PS2. You can still 3rd person in vehicles.

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  • CaldrinCaldrin CwmbranPosts: 4,533Member Uncommon

    its an fps game so no there is no issue.

     

     

    there is 3rd person view for vehicles tho..

  • ElsaboltsElsabolts Greencastle, INPosts: 2,594Member Uncommon

    3rd Person will be an expansion for there Ground folks. If you do not see this then you do not know much about Sony Entertainment.

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  • halflife25halflife25 Toronto, ONPosts: 737Member
    Correct me if i am wrong but first person is only during combat. Out of combat you can have a look at your character in third person. I like to see customization on my character if that is too much to ask.
  • rendusrendus smyrna, TNPosts: 327Member
    You can see yourself in 3rd person at the opening menu, but that's about it.
  • wireded21wireded21 NorfolkPosts: 118Member
    Originally posted by TeknoBug

    They said why they didn't add 3rd person to infantry, they're not going to change that with PS2. You can still 3rd person in vehicles.

    This. And it's a FPS with third person view when inside a vehicle...

    Don't see a problem.

  • CaskioCaskio Abilene, TXPosts: 339Member
    Originally posted by rendus
    You can see yourself in 3rd person at the opening menu, but that's about it.

    Or dead on the ground.

    "If you're going to act like a noob, I'll treat you like one." -Caskio

    Adventurers wear fancy pants!!!

  • majinantmajinant ChristchurchPosts: 407Member Uncommon


    Originally posted by Caskio
    Originally posted by rendus You can see yourself in 3rd person at the opening menu, but that's about it.
    Or dead on the ground.

    Too true!

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  • defector1968defector1968 Nar ShaddaaPosts: 393Member Common

    after i played my 1st 3rd person game, the 1st person go to trash

    but are ppl that like it

    if they add 3rd person in the near future, is good, if not, well we wont play it, simple as that

  • ThaneThane berlinPosts: 2,231Member Uncommon
    Originally posted by atticusbc

    ummm..... it's not an "issue." it's a first person shooter, therefore it's in the first person. .... yeah.

    EDIT: fyi that means it's never going to be "resolved." it's like wow resolving the issue of having classes.

    well, guess someone didnt play PS1 here :)

     

    in PS1 you could just press T and were on third person came, just like it works for vehicles atm it worked for chars too in planetside 1.

    that's why he asked i guess.

    "I'll never grow up, never grow up, never grow up! Not me!"

  • gekidogekido n/a, MAPosts: 64Member Uncommon

    I honestly can't believe the type of complaints that come out of gamers these days.  We are honestly complaining because a First Person Shooter doesn't have a Third Person Perspective?  Personally, I don't want to see anything on my screen but maybe a crosshair.  But you people... oh no... you're not happy unless you can look at some shiny pixelated man/woman ass as you fire your laser cannons.

    It's a sad futurue for gamers if this mentality is what game companies are trying to appease!

  • TeknoBugTeknoBug Calgary, ABPosts: 2,156Member

    SOE disabled 3rd person in PS2 because in PS1 people stood around corners in 3rd person watching around the corner and ambushing you. Certain people like TyzaL, XFactor and many others abused this (they've been at the top of the leaderboards for years).

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