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who cares, I just want to play BF3.
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post #42 of 349
Origin will use around 50MB of MY memory? GUISE SHOULD I GET 6GB MORE OF RAM?!?!

Seriously though, this doesn't bother me one bit...i'll be too busy having fun playing BF3 to notice that Origin is even running in the background.
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It will use the web browser like the alpha did? I hated that.
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post #44 of 349
This cant be true every thread I have been in has called me stupid for thinking they would require origin! I don't believe it, I trust word of mouth from flamers more.
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post #45 of 349
Quote:
Originally Posted by ibfreeekout View Post
There was a CPU load issue while running Origin in the background? I never noticed it. Then again, I think my computer is able to handle multiple things running at once. Honestly, not a big deal. I mean, I have Steam and it's required to be running when I want to play games so I don't see why this is any different.
This. I never experienced any kind of performance deterioration or issues when playing the BF3 Alpha.
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post #46 of 349
Nice to finally have a definitive answer about the relationship between the game and Origin.

I personally won't be buying the game due to this which makes me sad. If you feel like belittling my decision, go right ahead but please do it through PM since it seems hard for people to keep it civil in a thread.
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post #47 of 349
Omg I'm not buying this thisi s an outrage how dare they lets boycott them im never buying ubisoft again.

EDIT: Just reversed my copy at Gamestop .
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post #48 of 349
No it doesn't. For some...
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post #49 of 349
We should make a steam group boycotting Origin, then watch as every single person in that steam group has "non-steam game: Battlefield 3" under their names.

Oh wait!
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post #50 of 349
Quote:
Originally Posted by My Desired Display Name View Post
It will use the web browser like the alpha did? I hated that.
Can anyone confirm this? Hate it too.. Still gonna buy the game though even if it uses the web browser thing...
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