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post #51 of 138
bet it'll get patched in (hope so) but it doesnt really anger me that much. as long as i can pick favorite servers i'm cool with it.
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This is quite annoying. I always join servers based on number of players, ping, and map.
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post #53 of 138
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People will complain, but frankly this is trivial at best.
It is very unconventional, however. I wonder if this was a financial decision by EA to monetize Battlelog with ads and data mining.
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It is very unconventional, however. I wonder if this was a financial decision by EA to monetize Battlelog with ads and data mining.
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Why are we forced to use origin and now battlelog.
Its a nice feature, but it should be optional along with its server browser.
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post #56 of 138
why do people keep jumping to conclusions without reading the source or investigating themselves?

Battlelog works terrifically and I'd say it has more functionality than a traditional server browser. The startup time between choosing a server and playing in-game is almost the same so I don't understand why people are getting all fussy about it.

And the people who say that DICE don't listen to their customers have no clue what they're talking about. They continuously reply to questions involving game material via Twitter and have made numerous changes to the game based on feedback from the Alpha testers. Seriously, the only company I know that pays as much attention to their fans is Valve.
post #57 of 138
so..

if a server is giving me low ping....

I need to leave the server.....quit the game....start a browser....enter battlelog....search for a server...enter the server...enter the game....play

lolololol
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post #58 of 138
Either buy the game or don't buy the game, you don't have a choice. This shows developers are going to do what they want to and consider it "What gamers want". I was on the fence and upset about it not being on steam, but honestly all the gameplay I've seen so far, I want to buy 5 copies.

EDIT: Just for future quoters... I read the article before posting. And having to exit my game just to pick a browser is lame no matter how fast it loads. Extra actions that weren't needed to begin with.
Edited by Smoka Cola - 8/18/11 at 4:05pm
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post #59 of 138
I personally don't see what the fuss is all about... Game loads quickly, I usually have a browser open anyway on the second screen... doesn't seem like a huge ordeal.

Then again, when PC gamers don't get a miracle lavishly resting on a silver platter they do nothing but piss and moan... I've always been a PC gamer but sometimes change isn't so bad. Relax and go with the flow.
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post #60 of 138
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It says IN-GAME Server Browser... like pause screen server browser.

It doesn't say anything about a main menu browser.
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