The Force Unleashed button mapping

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by idunnoilikends, Sep 14, 2008.

Sep 14, 2008
  1. idunnoilikends
    OP

    Member idunnoilikends GBAtemp Fan

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2007
    Messages:
    393
    Country:
    United States
    well like how zelda did it.
    You gota use the touch screen to attack and stuff.
    can we make it the dpad please o.o? and the abxy buttons
     
  2. Rayder

    Former Staff Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2007
    Messages:
    6,613
    Location:
    USA
    Country:
    United States
    That would certainly be nice. Using the touchscreen all the time gets uncomfortable after a very short time.
     
  3. DJ Hobo

    Member DJ Hobo GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2008
    Messages:
    240
    Country:
    Australia
    From my understanding of the screenshots, it's not like Zelda at all. It's got giant buttons on the touchscreen; one for the force, one for saber striking, etc.. and these buttons serve as an alternative to using the ABXY and D-Pad buttons.

    That's just how I interpret the screen shots anyway.
     
  4. CPhantom

    Member CPhantom The Noob :(

    Joined:
    May 14, 2008
    Messages:
    587
    Country:
    United States
    actually, the ABXY and D-Pad are used identically for movement, so both left and right handed players can play. Same with L and R...both for block/dash.
    also noting that there are 5 on screen buttons, and only four for the ABXY.
    so, I don't think that this would be possible.
     
  5. sa1amandra

    Member sa1amandra Gazzaro Launching!

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2007
    Messages:
    891
    Country:
    Canada
    Well have the main things on the D-pad and the rest on touch screen
    Mains:
    Jump
    Attack
    Force Push
    Force Choke
    ---------------
    Thunder and saber throw can stay on the touch screen

    PS: as long as u can get Jump and attack on A and B, it will be better
     
  6. Ferrariman

    Member Ferrariman Hip-Flop and cRap

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2007
    Messages:
    3,357
    Location:
    Canader.
    Country:
    Canada
    You could remap the R button, then all would be fine.
     
  7. sa1amandra

    Member sa1amandra Gazzaro Launching!

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2007
    Messages:
    891
    Country:
    Canada
    yup, saber throw on R, and the rest (leaving only thunder) on the Touch
     
  8. dinofan01

    Member dinofan01 Misses the old days...

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2008
    Messages:
    2,842
    Country:
    United States
    no. I think we all need the basic attack button on a button. unless your refering to the other posts as well other wise my post was useless. IDK.

    This is what It should be:
    a: Basic attack
    b: jump
    y: force choke
    x: force push
    r: force throw
    l: guard

    the thunder can stay on the screen.
     
  9. idunnoilikends
    OP

    Member idunnoilikends GBAtemp Fan

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2007
    Messages:
    393
    Country:
    United States
    theres a few games that do this right?
     
  10. CockroachMan

    Member CockroachMan Scribbling around GBATemp's kitchen.

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2006
    Messages:
    3,889
    Location:
    Brazil
    Country:
    Brazil
    That's it.. also you drag one button to the other with the stylus to make a combo, that would be the biggest problem with button mapping..

    I would actually preffer a d-pad to touch screen hack, moving with the D-Pad is awful in this game since it has a 3D space.. [​IMG]
     
  11. idunnoilikends
    OP

    Member idunnoilikends GBAtemp Fan

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2007
    Messages:
    393
    Country:
    United States
  12. sa1amandra

    Member sa1amandra Gazzaro Launching!

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2007
    Messages:
    891
    Country:
    Canada
    Please! Someone do a button map!
    Suggested controls
    A=Jump
    Y=Attack
    X=Force Push/Pulse
    B=Force Thunder
    R=Force Choke
     
  13. CPhantom

    Member CPhantom The Noob :(

    Joined:
    May 14, 2008
    Messages:
    587
    Country:
    United States
    Just stick with touch screen, seriously...will work so much easier. Combos would fail with the button mapping, and controls for left-handers like myself would be screwy beyond belief. This game actually was good with it's touch screen combat (beaten the game twice as of now, haha)
     

Share This Page