Even the worst, flight stick is 10x as accurate than an game pad.
Xbox or otherwise.
Honestly you are better off with keyboard and mouse than a game pad.
Game pad require so much hokey pokey input wise, without it becomes unusable garbage.
for starters, large center deadzone, followed by a curve ramp so you actually get max output.
In short, there is a reason why so many games only have a character stand still, barely walk and normal walk.
And hold a button to run.
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People call me Bob.
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Rule 2: No such thing as overkill, as long as there are reloads.