Over the shoulder

#1 Posted by Trylks (837 posts) -

Do you think this game would be better with a perspective over the shoulder?

It's not simply 3rd person, you can keep aiming nearly as good as in a 1st person perspective, which is needed for a game like this, IMHO.

It's not 1st person and you can see where is the character, which is quite convenient for a stealth game with platforming elements.

I think it could be the best perspective for a game like this, basically it's a compromise solution considering all the elements involved in the game. I'm always puzzled about the combination of platforming elements in a 1st person perspective, despite of having seen then in other games previously like Turok or Mirror's edge.

#2 Posted by FancySoapsMan (5826 posts) -

it could work, but I prefer 1st person.

#3 Posted by Bishna (334 posts) -

I haven't played Dishonored yet, but generally I don't like the way crouching people in video games look. I find it unsettling.

This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.