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Postby saebelmann » Mon Nov 01, 2010 11:51 am

is there any way to use some gamepad like xbox360 controller?
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby tannim » Wed Nov 03, 2010 12:10 am

in theory if you can assign keyboard keys to the directional controls and the buttons on the controller, you could.

If you assigned forward to Up and backwards to down and left to left and right to right for example. You could then assign attack to A, crouch/block to b, throw weapon to C and equip to D. I do not have a controller or gamepad, your free to try it if you have one. You would have to do that in windows with whatever setup program the pad comes with.

You could try this one, (I again emphasize I have not tried it and do not have a game pad)

http://www.racketboy.com/retro/2007/05/ ... board.html

which is the first result of searching for "assign keyboard keys to gamepad" on Google. Feel free to try other programs to do the same.
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Madd the Sane » Mon Nov 29, 2010 3:32 am

There's ControllerMate for OS X.
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby bennyp » Sun Jun 10, 2012 3:17 pm

I registered just to post this message:
I've been watching Overgrowth for a long time. In fact I have a friend who's a senior developer who I asked to get in touch with Wolfire to give his critique. I have been holding back on preordering so far, but as soon as the devs implement proper gamepad support, including
  • Auto camera
  • mac support for different controllers and drivers, esp xbox 360 and dualshock
  • ideally in game button graphics which prompt the user for each controller
then they'll get my $30, no problem. This game is ideal for gamepad input, I can't wait to roam around boxing bunnies with my thumbs ;)
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Count Roland » Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:05 pm

the original question was related to lugaru. just thought I'd bring that up.
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Anton » Mon Jun 11, 2012 7:53 pm

bennyp wrote:I registered just to post this message:
I've been watching Overgrowth for a long time. In fact I have a friend who's a senior developer who I asked to get in touch with Wolfire to give his critique. I have been holding back on preordering so far, but as soon as the devs implement proper gamepad support, including
  • Auto camera
  • mac support for different controllers and drivers, esp xbox 360 and dualshock
  • ideally in game button graphics which prompt the user for each controller
then they'll get my $30, no problem. This game is ideal for gamepad input, I can't wait to roam around boxing bunnies with my thumbs ;)


Auto Camera and Mac support for controllers are already in Overgrowth. I play it with both xbox360 and PS3 Dualshock on OSX 10.6.8. (Currently if you want to use 2 controllers, you need to have them both be the same controller on Mac, but that's not too big an issue...)

For Lugaru, I have used controller mate to play the game (with same two controllers) but it's not as robust.
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Teh_Bucket » Sun Jul 15, 2012 9:24 pm

I use a gamepad\mouse combo which works for most pc games. http://www.electracode.com/4/joy2key/JoyToKey%20English%20Version.htm works for key bindings.
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Jaz » Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:10 pm

Would it be possible to map keys to an inevitable Wii U GamePad port?
Is OG already coded for multiscreen?
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Sandurz » Sat Jul 21, 2012 12:50 pm

XPADDER is a great tool for 360 controllers. Works like a charm!
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Teh_Bucket » Sun Jul 22, 2012 8:20 pm

I've found a joystick is fun to move with but sometimes dodging straight backwards is difficult.
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Devilson » Mon Sep 10, 2012 11:29 pm

I think Keyboard and xbox are much better gamepad..
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby DarkAssassin268 » Sat Jul 05, 2014 3:00 pm

is there any way to disable auto camera on gamepad?
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Re: gamepad support?

Postby Seff » Thu Apr 21, 2016 6:18 pm

Is there a solution for Linux? It seems a shame to let a good controller collect dust. ;)
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