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NOTE: This article may be misleading. Seems like the author has confused Commander mode with Comma Rose, which will be in the game.

http://www.gamebandits.com/news/pc/b...version-12944/

Short article, so I quote in full.

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Oh Snap! The lucky players of the PC version of Battlefield 3 might get the supreme pleasure of playing the game in Commander mode. Okay, we’ll give you a few seconds to pick your jaw up from the floor. Hot out of Gamescom 2011, the news is that the alpha testing phase of Battlefield 3 is yielding some important player features feedback for the DICE development team.

According to DICE designer Karl Magnus Troedsson, the alpha testing is producing some key feature nuggets for the development team to pursue. Just so we don’t get accused of putting words in his mouth or twisting the meaning of the statement he actually said, here is his statement: “It’s been quite interesting actually, because we needed to load-test the backend. But we also got some really good feedback when it comes to actual features, and so on. The map that people got to play was the Rush map on Metro that we had showing [at E3]. Some of it we actually already reacted to. One of the key feedback we got, for instance, was that people wanted the comm roles back on PC. So that’s one thing that we actually have added. It’s a PC specific feature, but it’s the PC community that has asked for it.” Comm roles back on PC! Wow! I am already seeing images of cheering Battlefield 3 fans as I type this. Cyber high fives all around.

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Edited by Floy - 8/21/11 at 12:58pm
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this makes me happy, very happy. it would not have been a true bf game without it.
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Omg...
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dice is winning so hard right now.
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Ummm... Is the author of the article confused, and thinking that "Comm roles" means "Commander Role?" Are we sure he didn't say "Comma rose?" As in... this:

 
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Yes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Please give us JDAMS to call in Like in Project Reality

^^ Its Commander, hint the article title...
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Ummm... Is the author of the article confused, and thinking that "Comm roles" means "Commander Role?" Are we sure he didn't say "Comma rose?" As in... this:

I hope not.
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Oh God YES! I'm totally pre-ordering now!
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post #9 of 26
Good chance this is a misunderstanding all right. Hopefully not though.
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I only played bf2142 and I was never the commander, I guess because I started it late and everyone was high level than me. However the job sounds kind of boring. Though important. I remember commanders giving each squad an objective so it was much more organized. You had squads working together and not just running to random places.
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