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F-duct supported

Discussion in 'F1 2010 - The Game' started by Bram Hengeveld, Jul 31, 2010.

  1. Bram Hengeveld

    Bram Hengeveld
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    Will the virtual F1 cars have a F-Duct system in the game?
     
  2. David Wright

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    The effect of the F-Duct is "supported" i.e. the McLaren will be quick in a straight line. However you won't need to move your knee or press a button - I think they've just reduced the drag. The variable front wing is supported though.
     
  3. jnl.42

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    I hope they have an option for it, so it can be automatic or controlled manually, kinda like transmission.
     
  4. Daniel Higgins

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    Yea maybe but then there are only so many buttons on a controller.

    EDIT: Looking at it there are a few left spare becasue you dont need H-Brake and TC (as I presume it will be set at start of game/season according to difficulty level);

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  5. Dave Stephenson

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    there is no traction control. I guess you set the aids outside the game session.

    As for controls my prefered layout is this :D

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  6. Bram Hengeveld

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    You don't like to shift?
     
  7. Dave Stephenson

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    hehe yeah sometime :) not with the shifter in an F1 car though.
     
  8. Jakub Sulej

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    I'm not sure about F-duct, because the game will be avaliable in next month, that means the season of F1 won't be finnished and not every team have F-duct, but maybe in the end of the season they could already have, so the game wouldn't include those teams?
     
  9. Ondrej Kapal

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    patches patches patches, I hope! :D
     
  10. Kyle Puttifer

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    They might do what they did with KERS on F1 2009, and put the F-duct on all cars?
     
  11. Péter Bártfai

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    F-duct works quite differently on different cars so I think it wouldn't be a good idea to add it to all. Patches can do it imo if somebody will have it later.
    BTW stay ready, if they'll have it, you should set it on a button in specific cars that you can only reach while driving one hand to simulate it properly! lol
     
  12. Bram Hengeveld

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    Haha, maybe you can buy a hardware addon with just a hole where you can put your hand or knee against :)
     
  13. Georgios Davakos

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    There is no need for that, there is a F-Duct supporting Controller for PS3 :D
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  14. Dave Stephenson

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    Used to have one of those, tidy for those long all day Fifa lounge sessions. Much better than everyone sharing their sweat.
     
  15. Bram Hengeveld

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    Bumping this old thread. Still miss the f-duct feature :)
     
  16. Gary Ludlum

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    I believe this is very complicated for modders :(
     
  17. Bram Hengeveld

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    It was not a modders request :) But more a concern why this vital part of the real F1 2010 season was not implemented in the game.
     
  18. LordSnowden

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    Well, considering that it's not meant to be any effort on the driver and can gain you upwards of 3 mph in a straight I would say it could be simulated without any interaction... you can also adjust the front wing and that makes a big difference. If the game had both it would be like a turbo... and could feel odd...