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GamesCom has ended, and DICE didn’t just reveal a ton of Battlefield 3 news, screenshots and videos, Battlefield 3 pretty much stole the show (and received the “Best in show” award as well). Here’s a complete roundup of the news at GamesCom, and all the game features that have been confirmed at the show.
Gameplay features

Commo Rose has been confirmed. DICE is working on a console version of Commo Rose as well.
3D spotting has been revised.
Motion sensors are back, but cannot be thrown, and have to be deployed.
The EOD bot can be used to arm MCOMs, repair vehicles and disarm mines.
Players can spawn on any squad member now, but DICE is looking into it.
Kill-cam is back.
Jet max height is 1000m (same as BF2).
Jets will be available on consoles as well.
Bullets from different weapons have different velocity speeds, bullet drop is back as well.
Weapons are faction specific, but you can unlock other faction’s weapons once your rank up high enough.
Weapon silencers will be available on almost all weapons except shotguns.
Assault rifles with long, high-zoom scopes will have “glint” as well.
Claymores are back. You can crouch past them, but have to use explosives to blow up claymores and mines.
Vehicles will have regenerative health until being disabled.
too much info to post all of it so you will nee to go to source. Some of the stuff i have not even seen.

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Edited by downlinx - 8/21/11 at 5:41pm
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Nice title dude
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hm. hope the vehicle regeneration is balanced properly. Could be worthless or OP depending on how it's set.
    
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Nice title dude
haha, fixed now.
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It's a shame that GamesCom closed, I would have liked to see more stuff.
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One problem.
KILLCAM
WHY
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One problem.
KILLCAM
WHY
One solution: Hardcore Mode
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One problem.
KILLCAM
WHY
It can be turned off...

Great news on the revised 3D spotting, I didn't hear that bit until now.
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