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[BF3Blog]Battlefield 3 to have 3 times as much DLC as Bad Company 2

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During the hectic time here at E3, EA decided to skip the show for one announcement: during an investors call, EA announced that the upcoming Battlefield 3 will have “three times as much DLC as Bad Company 2″. Bad Company 2 itself had 7 downloadable content packs, ranging from small updates which included new maps and game modes, to large updates like the Vietnam DLC, which offered a whole new setting, weapons and vehicles.


The first DLC for Battlefield 3 will be Back To Karkand, which has already been announced and will be offered for free to those who pre-order the game. Everyone else will have a chance to buy it approximately one month after BF3′s release (rumored to cost $10). Battlefield 3 ships on October 25 on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
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I hope there not taking things out of the game, and then selling them.
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so.....3 DLC instead of 1?
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Better be three times as much... otherwise it'd be barely any.
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I hope their expansions..............not map packs.
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Wait isn't having too many DLCs something they want to keep quiet about? They're like openly admitting that they want to rip us off! It's not like Karkand is truly for free.
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Well.............good point.
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Wait isn't having too many DLCs something they want to keep quiet about? They're like openly admitting that they want to rip us off! It's not like Karkand is truly for free.
Bet your singing Justin Timberlake's "cry me a river" right now, eh?

The only DLC that cost anything for BC2 was Viet Nam, and that was well worth the 15 bucks. Other than that several map packs were released for free. Unlike COD. So, let's not QQ too much, k?
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There was SPECTACT kits and Vietnam (if it considered a DLC).

2 x 3 = 6?
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Bet your singing Justin Timberlake's "cry me a river" right now, eh?

The only DLC that cost anything for BC2 was Viet Nam, and that was well worth the 15 bucks. Other than that several map packs were released for free. Unlike COD. So, let's not QQ too much, k?
Bro,

There is a reason to QQ: Devs basically say this: "Let's create the complete game, remove a fraction of its content from the disc and resell later for more monnies".

That is, pal, GREED.
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Most of it is probably in concept stages, won't be worked on till near end of development of the game.
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