The real advantage of PC versions for multiplatform games is Steam Anti-Deadzone

kehone2995
Since 237 Days
This setting is an actual gamechanger.

Shift Tab ingame to get the overlay, click the controller button and edit the settings, then navigate to your right stick. Click the cog wheel symbol, then go to Deadzone and select "Custom". Below you will find the Anti-Deadone slider that you can increase to reduce the deadzones of games. After that you might want to select a less agressive stick response curve, or counteract it with the Anti-Deazone Buffer.

This makes games that were nearly unplayable finally playable. Cyberpunk and its horrible Deadzone for example. All console version will be hugely inferior until system makers offer something similar.
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Elizabeth589
Since 200 Days
The advantages of PC versions for multiplatform games extend beyond just the Steam Anti-Deadzone feature, but it's definitely one notable aspect.

Steam Anti-Deadzone is a feature within the Steam platform that allows users to fine-tune the deadzone settings for controllers. Deadzones are areas in analog sticks where minimal input doesn't register any response in the game. This feature enables players to adjust these settings, making the controls more responsive and tailored to individual preferences.
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Garrett
Since 120 Days
I'm definitely going to check this out and mess around with the settings to see how much of a difference it makes. The ability to customize the stick response curve and add an anti-deadzone buffer is a huge plus for fine-tuning controller feel.
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Marcellus
Since 121 Days
Posted by Garrett
I'm definitely going to check this out and mess around with the settings to see how much of a difference it makes. The ability to customize the stick response curve and add an anti-deadzone buffer is a huge plus for fine-tuning controller feel.
Exploring and modifying settings to tailor stick response curves and incorporate anti-deadzone buffers can dramatically improve controller precision and responsiveness. The ability to fine-tune these features provides more control and enhances the entire gaming experience. Happy tinkering!
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Maeve785
Since 84 Days
To enhance your gaming experience, access the overlay by pressing Shift + Tab while in-game. Then, locate the controller icon and access the settings. Navigate to the right stick settings and select the cog wheel symbol. Choose "Custom" for the Deadzone setting and adjust the Anti-Deadzone slider to reduce deadzones effectively.

This adjustment can greatly improve gameplay, especially in titles like Cyberpunk with notorious deadzone issues. It's a game-changer, making previously unplayable games enjoyable. Hopefully, console systems will incorporate similar features soon to elevate the gaming experience across the board.
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