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for now. Other preorder packages will be coming soon. Whether they are the same or not, we dont know. Only that DICE has confirmed other retailers and nations will be getting their own.
that is what I thought, so people preordering before wont get it? or if it is not from right store?
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that is what I thought, so people preordering before wont get it? or if it is not from right store?
im sure that regardless of where you buy it, you will be a bonus, it just may not be the one you want.

If that place happens to be a major retailer.
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for now. Other preorder packages will be coming soon. Whether they are the same or not, we dont know. Only that DICE has confirmed other retailers and nations will be getting their own.
The problem remains for those who purchase after the game's release. They will be unable to obtain the exclusive content pre-orders get. Unless EA removes the exclusive part, it's still a problem.

A simple consumer solution would be simply to get the pre-order, but some people can't afford $60 right now and EA could solve the same problem by simply removing the exclusive part or altogether.
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Boycott BF3? No thanks. I'd pay $100 for the game if they'd let me. 2011 has been horrible so far.
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The problem remains for those who purchase after the game's release. They will be unable to obtain the exclusive content pre-orders get. Unless EA removes the exclusive part, it's still a problem.
for you, but not for everyone who does preorder. Its part of the bonus for putting a preorder in. A thank you from Dice. Which i am happy to receive, usually a preorder nets you nothing.

If you arent willing to support dice, then you dont deserve the preorder content. I think thats fair.
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post #146 of 324
All they need to do is make the weapon unlocks available as a purchaseable addon...

You get it free for preorder... or you can buy it later... making it for preorders only is a little stupid

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where did you preorder at?

you will without a doubt get the back to karkand map pack, if you orders from those places who get the PWK you will get that. You will have to wait and see what other preorders are given to other retailers.
I preordered it on the EA Store, so I'm guessing that's origin.

Not like the weapons are a deal breaker, cause frankly IDGAF. It'd be nice though.
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Wow, such a heated topic. As for me, I can't even pretend I'm going to boycott this game. I don't see the problem in giving exclusive content to those who pre-order due to the fact that you are buying an unproven game.

Plus, we don't even know that the content is actually going to give an unfair advantage. Staging a boycott on some speculation seems unfair.
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for you, but not for everyone who does preorder. Its part of the bonus for putting a preorder in. A thank you from Dice. Which i am happy to receive, usually a preorder nets you nothing.

If you arent willing to support dice, then you dont deserve the preorder content. I think thats fair.
My friend loves Battlefield, I'm sure he would like to get the most out of the game just like you or me who can afford the $60 right now, but he cannot, if it comes down to it I will pay for him until he gets a job or OSAP stops screwing with him and fund his damn tuition.

Not everyone has $60 upfront for the game, that doesn't mean they deserve any less.
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I preordered it on the EA Store, so I'm guessing that's origin.

Not like the weapons are a deal breaker, cause frankly IDGAF. It'd be nice though.
you will get a weapons kit when they announce it then.
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