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So it's a UK-only thing?
I guess different countries will get a different set of things. At least they should have made them local weapons or something. Would have been cool to get UK weapons for a UK-only DLC, for example. I'm perfectly happy with a modified M4 assault rifle but it would just be a nice touch!
Perhaps GAME will soon realise that EA meant at no extra charge and not £5.00 more, LOL.
    
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I have a bad feeling that we are going to see another "crysis 2" equivelant let down here with BF3.
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When is this game supposed to be released? This was probably answered somewhere i just dont know where
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When is this game supposed to be released? This was probably answered somewhere i just dont know where
For now, Friday 4th November 2011. That's in the UK. I guess in the US it would be Tuesday 1st November 2011, as per the usual. I believe the Beta is a month before if you're on it (I'm not - I wish I was!).

Funny that the current UK release date of Battlefield 3 is my wife's birthday...
Only bad can come from this...
    
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For now, Friday 4th November 2011. That's in the UK. I guess in the US it would be Tuesday 1st November 2011, as per the usual. I believe the Beta is a month before if you're on it (I'm not - I wish I was!).

Funny that the current UK release date of Battlefield 3 is my wife's birthday...
Only bad can come from this...
Haha @ the release date on your wifes birthday

But how do you even get chosen for the beta? Is it still open to try and get in?
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Haha @ the release date on your wifes birthday

But how do you even get chosen for the beta? Is it still open to try and get in?
Hopefully the game is released a little bit sooner (perhaps even a little bit later would be best, hahaha).

Regarding the Beta, if you bought Medal of Honour (the latest one), it comes with a Battlefield 3 Beta key much like another game had a Beta key for Battlefield Bad Company 2 (I don't remember which but I did buy it). If, like me, you didn't feel Medal of Honour was worth buying, you're out of the Beta, I'm afraid!
If you're extremely desperate to play Battlefield 3 Beta, though, Play.com still seem to be selling Medal of Honour with Battlefield 3 Beta keys. Other online retailers might be doing the same. At least the price on Medal of Honour has dropped considerably by now.
    
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I have Medal of Honor Limited Edition via Steam and I do not have any other key for BF3, just the MoH key.

I guess we will get that key for the BETA in the future?
    
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I have Medal of Honor Limited Edition via Steam and I do not have any other key for BF3, just the MoH key.

I guess we will get that key for the BETA in the future?
Correct. MOH advertised the ability to play the beta within a year from the release of MOH, meaning the beta HAS to start before October 12 else EA will have some very upset customers that can file class action for false advertising.

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Want to be among the first to get hands-on with Battlefield 3? If you own Medal of Honor Limited Edition you will receive an invitation to the Battlefield 3 beta within 12-months following the release of Medal of Honor.
http://www.medalofhonor.com/battlefield3

Edit: Lol nevermind... they really protected their end. Fail. Don't expect the beta to start by October. I foresee release delays.

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BATTLEFIELD 3 BETA DETAILS
Beta offer is contingent on Beta availability within 12 months of Medal of Honor release.

Edited by Stealth Pyros - 5/24/11 at 6:23am
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So you guys haven't received your keys yet?
Strange. I can't remember how this all works. I don't even remember what game gave me a key for BFBC2's Beta but I remember the process being simple.

EDIT: Oh, now I remember how I got my key. I bought a game (can't remember which) from Play.com, which promised a Beta key for BFBC2. A month or so before the BFBC2 Beta officially began, I received an e-mail from Play.com sending me my Beta key (I still have the e-mail). It also provided a link to register and download the Beta client. So it seems the online retailer did the job.
    
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