S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky

Some Spartan Feb 13, 2013 @ 2:29am
Whats Handling?
Hello I Don't Know What Handling Is So Can Someone Pleaes Tell me what it is and in A simple way to understand it pleaes help me
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kdragon7 Feb 25, 2013 @ 3:15pm 
I think its how fast you deploy the weapon into firing position (scope or ironsights)
Some Spartan Feb 25, 2013 @ 9:16pm 
Thanks and its call Aiming Or ADS
BRICKFROG May 5, 2013 @ 10:34pm 
I think it's actually how quickly the sight's recenter after firing, not quite recoil.
Eleazaros May 6, 2013 @ 5:02am 
Originally posted by Rage Melon:
I think it's actually how quickly the sight's recenter after firing, not quite recoil.

Recoil is the weapon bounce as you fire - how far it travels with each shot - especially in automatic fire mode.

Handling is "the spread" effect you can see from the crosshairs -- they widen as you move and narrow when you stand still. The time it takes to narrow and such.

That widening is the area that your bullets may land in so if you move and fire -- as in strafe or backing away from mutants as you shoot.. handling is important so you will hit more. For standing still shooting? it's not that important.

It's more closely related to accuracy than recoil in this respect.
Endit May 20, 2013 @ 9:53am 
i think it's the time spent to extract or reload a weapon.
higher handling = faster reload.
Last edited by Endit; May 20, 2013 @ 10:04am
Jarvis May 23, 2013 @ 1:43pm 
Handling is the speed at which the cross-hair indicators shrink to the gun's max accuracy after shooting or running.
Endit May 24, 2013 @ 4:15am 
maybe i was wrong:: http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/540331-/57925261
Handling means how quickly you can move your point of view in-game - for example, the PKM from Clear Sky and Call of Pripyat has a notoriously low handling, resulting in very slow turning when compared to most other guns in-game. It also affects how fast the reticle will return to the normal mode after moving, or doing some other actions that result in your reticle getting bigger ( = less accurate)
Some Spartan May 24, 2013 @ 4:19am 
Thanks For All Your Info And Help Guys
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