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Question about turning preference...  

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  1. 1. How do you usually turn your ship?

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    • I usually use Q and E
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    • I usually use A and D
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    • I have no preference and use both interdependently depending on the situation
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Just curious about whether or not there is an advantage to either key choice and some insights on the preferences. I have ALWAYS used Q and E and while this used to get me into a little trouble because I'd forget I was turning after about 6000 battles I finally got that under control. 

 

What do you use? Is it just habit or is there a specific reason?

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Q / E. Throttle in this game uses pre-sets and I like to use the same system for my rudder.

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Q and E always got me into trouble when I accidentally tapped them without realizing it.

Now Q is mapped as F3 (Designating target) and E is used for  PTT on voice comms.

Voila! No more surprise turns for me...

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A and D for me. I like having more hands on control with my turns as sometimes you need more precise movements from your bote.

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I use both q & e and a & d but I do use q & e more. I like q & e for firing on the move.

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I use q/e for longer turns or generally with BB's (cause slow as hell rudder and all), a/d is when I need more precision or usually DD's. Other than accidental hits/using q/e cause manipulating throttle as well and the game does not always like me holding multiple keys. 

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Have to admit I'm surprised how uncommon the QE only is... so far anyway. Maybe all the normal people come in a little later in the day... :Smile_hiding:

 

 

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Q & E

 

Leaves me more room to mentally focus on situational awareness.

Edited by Spartias

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6 hours ago, Lert said:

Q / E. Throttle in this game uses pre-sets and I like to use the same system for my rudder.

This is my take on it as well. 

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I use D and G.  Poll is flawed in that it lacked a customer keyboard option.

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3 hours ago, Helstrem said:

I use D and G.  Poll is flawed in that it lacked a customer keyboard option.

They are keybindings for two other keys already in the poll... 

Rebuke is rebuked.

Edited by _ENO_

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