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[Gc-UK] E3 2011: Battlefield to get 'Battlelog' social networking feature – for free

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Named "Battlelog", the service will allow players to set up and manage friends lists and other community features, much like the Call of Duty Elite service announced last week by Activision.

But there's one key difference: while many of Elite's features are open to paying subscribers only, EA chief John Riccitiello took great delight in pointing out that Battlelog will be free.
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Just another way this will finally kill CoD
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This thread is going to fill up with a bunch of CoD haters in 5, 4, 3, 2........


Sidenote/offtopic:

I wish someone please develop a new competitive shooter. I'm bored of what I have and nice as BF3 looks, It doesn't have the elements I'm looking for.. :[
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This thread is going to fill up with a bunch of CoD haters in 5, 4, 3, 2........


Sidenote/offtopic:

I wish someone please develop a new competitive shooter. I'm bored of what I have and nice as BF3 looks, It doesn't have the elements I'm looking for.. :[
There is a reason COD is hated. A valid reason.
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free is always nice
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i dont hate cod, i hate the people who buy it and then other devs see it as something to emulate and follow because it makes sales, and instead of good games, we have these retextured, small campaign games we are paying for. Then they charge outrageous prices for map packs and cut content.
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*Insert CoD hate here*

I hope the Platoons they talk about are essentially clans, that would be awesome.
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There is a reason COD is hated. A valid reason.
Well tbh, I haven't truly "liked" or put tons of hours into a COD game since 1 or 2. I didn't really care for Cod4 and only really bought the game for promod I know why it's hated and maybe for a good reason, but sometimes I think people hate cod because it's the cool thing to do lol

I'm sure battlefield 3 will be a great game, but isn't really my style since I essentially grew up playing competitively on modded quake engines. Sure I bought BF2 to play with friends, but home is home
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Just another way this will finally kill CoD
Not only that, it will maime, decapetate, and "have it's way" with COD Elite's dead body. Stupid Treyarch sellouts!!!!

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*Insert CoD hate here*

I hope the Platoons they talk about are essentially clans, that would be awesome.
Well I assume it will just be basically clans but you should hopefully be able to all join on each other into the same server. Hopefully you can have more then just 4 people joining the same game and playing with each other what a platoon would basically be.
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