TGAPGeorge – Warrior Tank
I came across a Logitech G13 post on the great blog, Tank like a girl, that inspired me to write about my own Ass-Kicking controller. For I too have a G13 and it’s made things so much better!
For a long time I used the WASD keys to move around, only using the mouse to click on stuff. Around level 40 — the first time I hit 40 — I realized this wouldn’t be good enough. I changed my controlling outlook to one more… well, controlling.
I needed two things:
- I should never HAVE to look down to see what keys I’m hitting.
- Most spells I use need to be readily at hand.
So I changed up my keybindings, used more mouse for movement, and for my Priest it worked fine. Then I leveled my Warrior and found it was vastly inadequate.
Right before Circuit City went under, I found the Saitek Cyborg Command Unit for $13 in the bargain bin. Less keys than a keyboard didn’t seem like the answer, but I was intrigued by how they were placed. Theoretically I would have all those keys right under my fingers instead of reaching across the top row. I gave it a shot and it worked so much better. Better, but it wasn’t quite good enough.