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Old 03-07-2014, 10:37 PM
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I believe both of these headsets are the wired stereo models. Please correct me if I am wrong.

Even the ultra premium "wireless" versions including the higher end TB & Polk models require a constant connection to the X1 controller. That equals zero mobility.

I think we are stuck with this terrible solution for now but I hope to be proven wrong.
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This is a horrible approach to headsets. Who wants to take a console controller with them when you step away for a beer, smoke, piss, etc.?
Uh..... you take your headset with you when you do those things??
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Uh..... you take your headset with you when you do those things??

LOL. right? TMI!!!
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who's the winner? Turtle Beach's or Mad Catz's?

Turtle Beach


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I like the Turtle Beach one better because it doesn't look dirty like the other two. But I don't use headsets either. Fortunately I'm able to use my 7.1 system and I don't have a situation where I need to use a headset to stay quiet.

I just hope I'm able to play Titanfall next week. My carpal tunnel is acting up in both arms right now. I can't even get to sleep because it's hurting so bad. I need to find these things that I have to wear on my forearms to take the pressure off my arms while sleeping. So hopefully it will allow me to get a few more hours of sleep. It hasn't been this bad since I was diagnosed with Carpal Tunnel a few years ago.

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who's the winner? Turtle Beach's or Mad Catz's?

Turtle Beach


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One good thing about the time change tomorrow - one less hour until Titanfall!
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I like the Turtle Beach one better because it doesn't look dirty like the other two. But I don't use headsets either. Fortunately I'm able to use my 7.1 system and I don't have a situation where I need to use a headset to stay quiet.

I just hope I'm able to play Titanfall next week. My carpal tunnel is acting up in both arms right now. I can't even get to sleep because it's hurting so bad. I need to find these things that I have to wear on my forearms to take the pressure off my arms while sleeping. So hopefully it will allow me to get a few more hours of sleep. It hasn't been this bad since I was diagnosed with Carpal Tunnel a few years ago.
Get that under control or Hammond Robotics will make your arms robotic

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Total noob here, am I correct in the fact that this game is online multiplayer only?
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Yes though there's a story mode as we'll but that is also online only. No offline modes

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Thanks, the game looks great but I don't play online. Big brother and all that, total paranoid.
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Thanks, the game looks great but I don't play online. Big brother and all that, total paranoid.

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Not sure if he means PC or X1 or both...but there is hope pre-downloading is possible on the X1:

https://twitter.com/VinceZampella/status/436733628718931969

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PC players have already started/finished their predownloads.
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PC players have already started/finished their predownloads.

 

Yup....the icon is just sitting there on my desktop teasing me.  Every now and then I click it, just cause I can. :)


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Worried that the NSA will find out you're a noob?
I'm not a tin foil on the head guy, but the less "they" know, the better.
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Not sure if he means PC or X1 or both...but there is hope pre-downloading is possible on the X1:

https://twitter.com/VinceZampella/status/436733628718931969
I shot a follow up to Vince to the originally. I know you can on PC, but what about Xbox One?

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I shot a follow up to Vince to the originally. I know you can on PC, but what about Xbox One?

Unless something has changed, they already stated that there isn't going to be pre-purchase/pre-downloads for Titanfall on the XBOne. Although I have no idea why. You would think it would simple thing for them to do. And you would think they would want to spread out the number of people downloading it. Instead of having a huge onslaught of people trying to download it at midnight, slowing everything down for everyone.

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Unless something has changed, they already stated that there isn't going to be pre-purchase/pre-downloads for Titanfall on the XBOne. Although I have no idea why. You would think it would simple thing for them to do. And you would think they would want to spread out the number of people downloading it. Instead of having a huge onslaught of people trying to download it at midnight, slowing everything down for everyone.

Thats what i was worried about, I have decent DL speeds, but I think the servers may be overwhelmed with the traffic trying to DL TF on release, so i bought the Disc, hope it goes fast for you guys who are DL'n tho...


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I'm not a tin foil on the head guy, but the less "they" know, the better.
Hey, I have my webcams blocked with electrical tape (and the Kinect still in the box), but they're gonna learn far more from you going online with your PC/phone or using a credit card than they'll ever get by you playing an Xbox game.
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some lucky people already have the disc in hand! and there's an update of 840 MB...
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Some people with the game have already taken direct feed screens and done the pixel counting. Beta resolution looks to be final resolution.

http://m.neogaf.com/showthread.php?t=781343&page=1

Also, maybe spoilers, but a bit of Skyrim seems to have made it into Titanfall based on later posts...

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I used to pilot a Titan, until I took a rocket to the knee.
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Well I got the reply I thought I would. Bummed it will not happen.

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Everyone else laughing at the pc players saying how it looks blurry? I don't get why they're so butt-hurt that it's not 4k, it does still look great - as good as Ghosts and better than BF.
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Everyone else laughing at the pc players saying how it looks blurry? I don't get why they're so butt-hurt that it's not 4k, it does still look great - as good as Ghosts and better than BF.

They're not butt hurt, they're being snobby.

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Everyone else laughing at the pc players saying how it looks blurry? I don't get why they're so butt-hurt that it's not 4k, it does still look great - as good as Ghosts and better than BF.

On a technical level, the game is better than Ghosts, but far below Battlefield. PC fans are being snobbish over the low resolution the game is pushing on Xbox One, not just the below average graphics. (Which everyone gets to enjoy)

Titanfall was never advertised as a technical showpiece, just as a fun game. The technical aspects are a disappointment, but that doesn't stop the game from being a blast to play.

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I just love that cboat said on two occasions that it would be 720p will the same textures as the alpha.

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