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Blues News have spotted an interview with DICE’s Patrick Soderlund in which the dev gives a rough estimate for the length of the Battlefield 3 single player campaign. Soderlund said “I don’t have a number for you… yet, ’cause the game is not done yet, and I don’t want to… To me the game can be anything from six, seven, eight, to ten hours, depending on what we net out once we’re done.

“I think the most important thing for me is that the game delivers upon a consumer experience that we’re happy with, and then, that will then… that’s how we look at it, and that will tell how long the game is.”

Of course, for many Battlefield fans, the meat of the game will be the multiplayer.
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Sounds nice. I'm not too interested in the BF3 SP but I hope DICE can deliver. But I also hope that they put most of their resources to making a great MP game. (report if repost)
 
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I'm fine with short campaigns as long as they have replayability.
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The shorter it is, the faster we can get to multiplayer although I would think that most people would jump straight to multiplayer anyway, at least that's exactly what I am going to do and maybe leave single for a slow day or something like that.
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dang
for me that like 1~3 hours
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MW3 for singleplayer, BF3 for multiplayer!
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MW3 for singleplayer, BF3 for multiplayer!
This.

I never even finished BC2's SP because it was so bad. Awful gameplay, poor scripting and the voice acting... abysmal. MP was good though
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MP>SP in this title. Crysis SP>MP.

They needs to nail the MP, it should feel like a full scale war.
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I'm fine with short campaigns as long as they have replayability.
I really don't think that exists to much in an FPS. If you want replayability, play an RPG.

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MW3 for singleplayer, BF3 for multiplayer!
MW3 will most likely have a shorter SP that will be more or less the same as previous titles where you are basically watching a movie while clicking a button every so often so something happens.
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MW3 for singleplayer, BF3 for multiplayer!
i concur.
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I really don't think that exists to much in an FPS. If you want replayability, play an RPG.



MW3 will most likely have a shorter SP that will be more or less the same as previous titles where you are basically watching a movie while clicking a button every so often so something happens.
BF3 single player will be exactly the same. Rail shooter with scripted segments, just as MW.
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