How to disable Auto Pointing in Serious Sam: First Encounter
If you suddenly want to play timeless classics like Serious Sam: The First Encounter, you can face a lot of unexpected technical problems. One of them is the strange auto-aiming that annoys most players. In a little guide, we’ll tell you if it’s possible to solve this problem.
Despite the advanced age of Serious Sam: The First Encounter, you can still encounter players’ questions about the strange aiming system. Unfortunately, there is still no solution. The crosshair sticking to the near enemies and vice versa floats when pointing at obstacles.
The only way to make a difference is to use the command line to tweak the game more finely. To activate it press the key “
” (squiggle). The game freezes, and then you can easily enter the combinations. There are many variations, but we are interested in those that affect the aiming: