Battlefield 3 News (Xbox360)

Analyst Michael Pachter believes Visceral is likely expanding into Battlefield

Posted: 09.12.2013 by Technet2k

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Dead Space dev Visceral Games has already been involved in some Battlefield development as they helped out DICE with Battlefield 3 DLC. Now they might be tackling something far more substantial.

This is the belief held by Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter, who initially said it was Criterion Games that was getting in on the military series. This would suggest an annual launch.

Gustavsson: DICE "should be slapped" for "worst set ups ever" in Battlefield 3

Posted: 03.10.2013 by Technet2k

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All those progressive unlocks in Battlefield 3? Creative director Lars Gustavsson reckons the DICE studio "should be slapped" for coming up with "probably the worst set ups ever" in planning them out.

He pointed out the ridiculous nature of beginner pilots having to earn counter-measures by 'acting as an ace pilot' the moment they step into the cockpit, as a prime example.

EA: Activision "thinking about us now" after Battlefield 3

Posted: 19.09.2013 by Technet2k

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EA Games boss Patrick Soderlund isn't going to be waving any white flags in the war for shooter supremacy, especially not after how well Battlefield 3 was received. It's put EA 'back on Activision's radar'.

The competition "brings the best out" of talent, he remarks. EA "made a dent" with Battlefield 3 in Call of Duty's FPS armour, and now it's about "a balanced portfolio".

Battlefield 3's most condition sensitive Easter Egg found

Posted: 17.07.2013 by Technet2k

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Another Easter Egg has been uncovered for Battlefield 3 and this may be the absolute hardest one there is, mainly because it's incredibly difficult to reproduce even if you managed to trigger it.

There are some real tight constraints and the Easter Egg in question is a voice over. In fact you could say that this particular treat is yet to be discovered because, well, they 'cheated'.

DICE polling for 'fan-favourite maps' for Battlefield 4 Second Assault DLC

Posted: 26.06.2013 by Technet2k

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What four Battlefield 3 multiplayer maps will DICE be bringing up to 'levolution' code in Battlefield 4? The studio has decided it's probably best to beseech the community itself for the answer.

Right now Grand Bazaar, Operation Metro, Caspian Border and Strike at Karkand are leading an online poll. Whichever ones win they're going to get quite an overhaul.