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That's awesome, I know I'll be playing this game for more then a year.
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So it took me 15 hours to get everything I wanted unlocked for BC2. So it'll take me 150 hours if there 10 times the amount of stuff compared to BC2.
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That's awesome although some of the unlocks are weird imo. The laser sight was so annoying! I think once it comes out it will be awesome, but a huge curve down the road. I'm not so worried about that though since like BC2 I doubt it will be very balanced for real competitive play.
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I think it really just depends on the make-up of the teams as to how effective a chopper can be. If the pilot is good, and equips with smoke, and has an engy on the gun that can switch off repairing, they can do VERY well.

I have seen guys go 65 and 0 doing just that and i don't believe they were cheating, they were just good.
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I think it really just depends on the make-up of the teams as to how effective a chopper can be. If the pilot is good, and equips with smoke, and has an engy on the gun that can switch off repairing, they can do VERY well.

I have seen guys go 65 and 0 doing just that and i don't believe they were cheating, they were just good.
Yeah, the biggest problem is if you're playing with pubs or even if you have a squad full of friends, is getting someone else as good as you in the other seat. It's also nice if the tank on the ground would shoot the AA gun when it spawns rather than me having to fire missles at it.
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10 times the unlocks means 10 times as hard to get new players interested after everyone else has been playing for a year or more. Not really interested in unlocks, and certainly not interested in having to devote 10-20 hours a week to playing just to keep the playing field level.


To each their own... but I prefer complexity.
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I am reading some of the replies and I feel like I had low expectations. All I wanted was the M4 in BF3. I hated the M416 in BFBC2, I felt like it should have been an engineer unlock rather than an assault unlock, and the SCAR should have been an assault unlock.

I got my wish, M4 is in BF3 although as an engineer weapon but still it is there. That and an RPK Variant so boom, wishes do come true. lol
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Wow.

Still don't dig the burger king esque "play it your way" though.
Dang it, now I want some Burger King, thanks.
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10 times the unlocks means 10 times as hard to get new players interested after everyone else has been playing for a year or more. Not really interested in unlocks, and certainly not interested in having to devote 10-20 hours a week to playing just to keep the playing field level.
Either way, you're going to loose to the person who spends 10-20 hours a week playing if you don't. Its just how experience works... At least here, you're getting rewarded for putting in time and learning the game.
 
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