First-Person or Third-Person?

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#1  Edited By RedSox8933

what will you play the game mainly? i personally am going to play first person, but if i saw more third person gameplay i might change my mind, but probably not.

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#2  Edited By delsaber

Third. My tolerance for first-person roleplaying is very, very limited.

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#3  Edited By Djrocks

I enjoy First person a lot more then I do third person, I am willing to play any of them though.

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#4  Edited By Brucie

Third person. It was easier to control everything in Oblivion and basically first person RPGs blow.

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#5  Edited By theycallmeryan

Third person.

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#6  Edited By SonicFire

Probably first person, only going out to third to see new armors and equipment. At least that is what I did with oblivion. However, if they're serious about making this a quality third-person experience, i may switch it up. With Oblivion, 3rd person felt very tacked on.

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#7  Edited By PaperPlain

Third person. I would have said otherwise if I hadn't played Resident Evil 4.

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Not going to say either. Both will suit depending on the game

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#9  Edited By lux

I'm leaning towards first person, but i'll see how it plays when it comes out.

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#10  Edited By Bladefire
SonicFire said:
"Probably first person, only going out to third to see new armors and equipment. At least that is what I did with oblivion. However, if they're serious about making this a quality third-person experience, i may switch it up. With Oblivion, 3rd person felt very tacked on."
Pretty much the same for me.
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#11  Edited By phatkav

I will probably do both.

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#12  Edited By Termite
phatkav said:
"I will probably do both.
"
Yeah. For cinematic quality I might go third person
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#13  Edited By Neopezz

For combat I will most definitely be in first person, but for travel I will use 3rd person.    

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#14  Edited By DarkLegend

3rd person is my personal favorite.

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#15  Edited By BlackCurtain

I'll probably do both depending on the situation. That's what I did in Oblivion anyway. Hopefully the 3rd person perspective will be a little better in Fallout 3 though.

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#16  Edited By aemaeth

Both. Depends on the situation.

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You know, that's a good question. I like third-person games much more than first-person games, generally, but I played through all of Oblivion in first.

Probably first.

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#18  Edited By aemaeth

Even though it's not a new thing in gaming; don't you think that the ability to switch from first to third person, seamlessley, is amazing?

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#19  Edited By kenzo287

I think I'm gonna play this game in first person

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#20  Edited By SG_Mahonay

Both, but I will lean more toward first person.

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#21  Edited By MisterMollusk

Bethesda seems to build their games around first person so that's the one i'll probably spend most of my time in.

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#22  Edited By psr388

i can go either way

WOAH, INNUENDO!

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#23  Edited By RedSox8933
psr388 said:
"i can go either way

WOAH, INNUENDO!
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hehe
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#24  Edited By DarkLegend

I'll play in third person.

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#25  Edited By killer_meatballs

I love first person, but my wife loves the look of this game, but can't watch  FPS's.      I probably switch back and forth like most people.

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#26  Edited By sociald1077

I'll probably be in mostly 3rd person. I have a feeling it will feel more like Fallout that way.

/miss isometric

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#27  Edited By demonbear

This thread deserves a survey.


3rd person for me. I dont know why, it makes more sense for me if i can see the character.

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#28  Edited By GunslingerK

Probably play it the same way I did Oblivion and first person mostly unless I need to see the whole picture and what's around me in third person.

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#29  Edited By LuckyWanderDude

Usually first-person.

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#30  Edited By G0rd0nFr33m4n

Different for different games.

Halo series, counter strike, CoD4 - can only be first person, 3rd would work well (I wouldnt think)

Max Payne, Dead Rising, GRAW - wouldnt be right if they were first person

But since I mainly play first person shooters... if this is a thread about what you prefer. I guess TECHNICALLY... I prefer first person games.

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#31  Edited By Mooch

Third person. First person makes me get motion sick. But I pray they really made it playable in third person because Oblivion was darn near unplayable in third person.

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#32  Edited By pause422

I have yet to see third person real time combat for the game yet in action,other than the third person zoom out it does when you go into V.A.T.S,so I have no idea. I'd probably switch in and out though.

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For me its probably gonna be in 42nd person, to get the best possible view of hazards ahead, behind, on either sides, and above me. BUT, if that doesn't work out I'll probably stick to first person mostly just easier for me to react and stuff, since I play COD4 so much.

*fly's away*

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#34  Edited By Player1

Good question. I'll probably try out both, because I really don't have set a preference. I will probably end up going first though, because I like to see the game from the characters eyes

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#35  Edited By Major

Third.... considering I have way too many first person games in my library

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#36  Edited By Brando1788

It depends really on how the 2st and 3rd person works out. From the demo at e3 im leaning towards 1st person only becuase the third person looks a little gears of warish when you sprint. but this makes me think of STar wars battlefront 2 where you could choose between first and third. where I picked third. We'll see how it turns out.

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#37  Edited By xruntime

Third person and first person can both work well. It's the game that matters.

If I get Fallout 3, I think I'd like 3rd person. RPG games are just better that way.

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