Are rented servers killing Battlefield 3?

Are rented servers killing Battlefield 3?

May 5, 2012

When it was first announced that Battlefield 3 players would be allowed to rent their own servers, it was a surprise and a revolutionary idea; for console players, at least. Run your own server, where you decide the rules and you have the power to instantly kick cheaters! Much like communism, however, it’s a great idea in theory that falls apart in...

BF3 Close Quarters DLC trailer gets destructive

BF3 Close Quarters DLC trailer gets destructive

Mar 20, 2012

Worried that the level of destruction in a Battlefield 3 indoors multiplayer map won’t show off the power of the Frostbite 2 engine? EA has released a time lapsed session of one such map from the upcoming Close Quarters DLC that adequately displays that interior walls are just as susceptible to intense fighting as the building exteriors on large scale...

Battlefield 3: New Year catchup review

Battlefield 3: New Year catchup review

Jan 3, 2012

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), PC, Xbox 360 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Electronic Arts Developer: DICE Players: 1 + Online Multiplayer Site: http://www.battlefield.com/battlefield3 EA have hyped Battlefield 3 up as the Call of Duty killer that will topple Activision from the top of the FPS tree. Early gameplay videos showed the game as something truly...

Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand Wake Island trailer

Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand Wake Island trailer

Dec 6, 2011

To mark today’s release of Back to Karkand on PlayStation 3, EA has released a new trailer that showcases the Wake Island map. Originally part of the map rotation in Battlefield 1942, the map has appeared in most subsequent games in the series and was even resurrected in a mod for Battlefield Vietnam. Its Frostbite 2 makeover has packed the horseshoe shaped...

Back to Karkand release date lands

Back to Karkand release date lands

Dec 5, 2011

Ready to return to the haunts of Battlefield 2 and kick up the dust as you collapse a city’s worth of buildings? Back to Karkand for Battlefield 3 is officially released December 6 on PS3 and December 13 on Xbox 360 and PC. The eagerly anticipated expansion adds the Strike at Karkand, Gulf of Oman, Wake Island and Sharqi Peninsula maps to the game as well as...