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Old December 27th, 2009, 05:59 AM   #1
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Default any tips on how to tap a button fast

Hey i cant tap buttons fast which makes button mashing games not fun so what are some ways to tap a button fast without a turbo controller
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Old December 27th, 2009, 07:10 AM   #2
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put ur thumb on the button and rapidly shake ur arm/or wrist to make ur thumb press the button repeatedly i can explain it.
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Old December 27th, 2009, 03:31 PM   #3
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I brace my hand slightly sideways and mostly use my wrist. Doing this way I can hit the button about 8-10 times per second. (Unlike the world best who is about 20-ish).
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Old December 28th, 2009, 09:02 AM   #4
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I can't tap fast enough for this game either with my thumb. Luckily I can if I put down the controller and tap with my index finger.

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Old December 28th, 2009, 05:17 PM   #5
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I remember the sock trick worked wonders on wrestlemania : slide you hand in one of your socks and pretend the controller's button are made of brass and you're polishing them w/the sock... by rubbing on and over a button you can get some quick(er) pressing action. Hope this helps...
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Old December 28th, 2009, 11:40 PM   #6
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Tilt the controller and mash said button with both your thumbs. Works like a charm and I hardly break a sweat.

When playing against my friends or anything that involves button mashing, i always end up top =).
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Old December 29th, 2009, 03:50 AM   #7
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I actually hold my thumb up in the air and press the buttons with the bottom of my joint. I find it easier to more or less hold my thumb still and actually press buttons by shaking the actual controller in my hand..... not sure if that made sense lol

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Old January 1st, 2010, 03:40 PM   #8
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I personally put down the controller and tap the buttons.

Doing it from the usual position is impossible. I had kinda hoped they would fix that in the remastered version. Its just as bad as the original. Hopefully, part 2 is different?
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Old January 4th, 2010, 10:10 AM   #9
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I find the best way is to place the controller on my leg, and tap the button with my index finger.
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Old January 5th, 2010, 11:04 AM   #10
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Learn how to vibrate your hand, you'll be suprised at how easy button mashing games turn into.

Also, practice on your own with other games, play God Hand for the ps2, that will beat the button mashing skills into you.
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