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Originally Posted by spitty13 View Post
I keep hearing this...I am scared
I did the alpha test and for an alpha it seems good

OT: Well... I downloaded Origin just for the BF3 alpha but I guess EA has done enough to force me to keep it

Still feels cheep and, well... I could read a book while it loads things
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Already paid for at Gamestop, not canceling.
 
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post #13 of 256
I'm holding out for the steam version.

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it sucks. me and a few friends did alpha testing. it is a game i will not get. it is really lacking a lot..
This is a pretty foolish conclusion to come to for an alpha build..
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post #14 of 256
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Oh cool! On the right side of the link I posted it shows this:

PC Download
PC Physical
Xbox 360
PlayStation 3

$59.99
Pre-Order

+Free Standard Shipping


So I can still get the case! Yay!
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it sucks. me and a few friends did alpha testing. it is a game i will not get. it is really lacking a lot..
Your ignorance is astounding.
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Cool, I ordered it on Origin a few weeks ago (in case it got me into the alpha sooner haha). I enjoyed the alpha and hope the beta will be even better.
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it sucks. me and a few friends did alpha testing. it is a game i will not get. it is really lacking a lot..
As we all have probably passed the 8th grade...

Alpha comes before Beta in the Greek alphabet.

Make your decisions at the end of the Beta testing phase, but even then, the game isn't done.

I was left wanting more with the Alpha testing such as the FULL graphics/controls options, but it was for server stressing purposes.
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Do we know if the boxed copy will force you to use Origin though?

I'll take the physical copy as well if I can get rid of Origin
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it sucks. me and a few friends did alpha testing. it is a game i will not get. it is really lacking a lot..
Um...it's alpha...not the final product. It even says that before you download it -_- And that was only one map with a bunch of glitches.

Even if you try out the beta...it's still not a finished game.

Unless you have some good explanations for what it is lacking then you're an idiot...unless you didn't know what alpha meant...which is fine I guess. At least you know now.


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Do we know if the boxed copy will force you to use Origin though?

I'll take the physical copy as well if I can get rid of Origin
I just got Mirror's Edge through Origin and I don't need to have Origin open to play the game.
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I dont care what anything says, the alpha was just sad...unless they purposely tried to make it even worse then call of duty as it is now im not gonna touch it. Im still excited for the beta tho to see if they can really crank out some fun things then.

EDIT: then again this alpha i think had alot more to do with backend server work then actual gameplay testing, so we'll see i suppose...i got the limited edition of MOH so ill get into the beta and try tht as well.
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