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Geek


  Reply # 529004 4-Oct-2011 13:01 Send private message

I enjoyed it heaps , we have till the 10th Oct till they pull the BETA servers down for all platforms.

The one thing I hated was the disconnected issue which really iratates me .

I,m guess the new scoring would be 50 pts instead of 200 for a RUSH map finish , 200 - 250 for the win ?

50 pts for a kill
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  Reply # 529041 4-Oct-2011 14:08 Send private message

Well after a couple of evenings play I like it.

Should be a top game when released!




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Master Geek


  Reply # 529046 4-Oct-2011 14:12 Send private message

i didnt like the beta and if they dont change things i probably wont get it.
the recoil is WAY to high.....
the menu sucks plain and simple ive died so many times trying to change settings....
revive sucks... i want revive from bc2, i dont want to crouch to be able to revive someone..

when i played metro there were support and snipers camping corners or door entrances and with no flash bangs and the inability to break those walls completely ruined it for me. 

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Geek


  Reply # 529052 4-Oct-2011 14:19 Send private message

draculahowsby: i didnt like the beta and if they dont change things i probably wont get it.
the recoil is WAY to high.....
the menu sucks plain and simple ive died so many times trying to change settings....
revive sucks... i want revive from bc2, i dont want to crouch to be able to revive someone..

when i played metro there were support and snipers camping corners or door entrances and with no flash bangs and the inability to break those walls completely ruined it for me. 


You saying you want extremely long arms so you dont have to crouch in reviving someone !.. ??? Go jump!

Much more realistic to crouch  !!

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Geek


  Reply # 529443 5-Oct-2011 10:59 Send private message

I think the recoil is reasonable. Try to unlock gun accessories, things like foregrip and suppressor can significantly reduce it. Also try to use guns with low recoils, but of course they do less damage.

The retarded menu thing is for beta only, EA said it won't be like that in the final game.

Every online shooter has its fair share of campers. You just need to know the map, carefully manage high risk corners like a real soldier, rather than run pass them like a football striker. Plus in this game campers never get high scores, so to me it's pretty fair.

As for the destructible environment, it's mostly disabled in this beta build, according to EA.

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Geek


  Reply # 530463 7-Oct-2011 09:23 Send private message

Yeah I noticed the rubbish bins are cemented hard to the ground in the subway .. I,m always tripping over them !..

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Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 530519 7-Oct-2011 11:22 Send private message

Installed the beta a few days ago and playing it every chance I get. This beta sealed it, back to online shooters for me, great game.




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  Reply # 530766 8-Oct-2011 01:36 Send private message

Caspian border is UP for the weekend! theres 6 ON3 servers up at the moment, been playing for the last hour and a bit..

Was a whole lot of WOW's going on and my jaw was on the floor at parts.. THIS is battlefield..

Im going back to it.. all nighter? perhaps.. lol

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  Reply # 530846 8-Oct-2011 12:07 Send private message

AWESOME!

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  Reply # 531366 10-Oct-2011 08:51 Send private message

Dang it....  I didn't even get a chance to try out the beta!

I just got back from the States today :(



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  Reply # 531388 10-Oct-2011 09:40 Send private message

Well depending on how keen you are there is still time. Beta finish's at midnight tonight.

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 531697 10-Oct-2011 21:55 Send private message

http://battlelog.battlefield.com/bf3/servers/show/0436baf2-e782-4049-a478-d390d41a434b/AU-GameArena-BF3-Beta-48/

Join for last hour of beta guys :D

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  Reply # 531727 10-Oct-2011 23:04 Send private message

Argh... and so it is finished. Had a great time, roll on the full game.



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  Reply # 531728 10-Oct-2011 23:10 Send private message

yep its all over.. i was having THE game of my life... i was on a 15 kill kill streak, blown up 3 tanks.. used all my mines, used my rockets, my ak ammo, i was down to 54 rounds in my pistol and id already taken out 3 dudes with it.. then BAM. disconnected and beta was over..

what a way to go out on a beta though. that was epic. damn glad ive got my preorder in now!

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  Reply # 531730 10-Oct-2011 23:12 Send private message

Ended up screwing around the last few games, mostly involving camping the antenna and "TKing" teammates at deployment with jeeps and annoying anyone in jets, good fun

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