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Lol, this is why I don't read forum posts about games; people just come on here to complain and moan.

It's a BETA...

People amaze me, they'll complain about everything, even a FREE beta...
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I'm also hoping for a way to edit my loadout without being in a match. Sometimes I like to sit and choose my stuff carefully, and I don't want to take up a slot on a server to do just that.
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WOW!!!! The new ranking system totally screwed me over I was level 27 now I am back down to 1...
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Originally Posted by CovertCover View Post
Lol, this is why I don't read forum posts about games; people just come on here to complain and moan.

It's a BETA...

People amaze me, they'll complain about everything, even a FREE beta...
you do realize the game is only 3 weeks away ? How much polish and new features can they add by then?
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you do realize the game is only 3 weeks away ? How much polish and new features can they add by then?
You do realize that the Beta build is a month or 2 behind there current build?

They probably had most of these bugs fixed for a while.
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Yeah the bugs will be fixed so gameplay will be better but honestly no in game squad management, having to deploy before making graphics setting adjustments and finally just having to use Origin and a web browser to play the game... kills this game for me. All of these things will not be 'fixed.' They already declared that's the way it is and will be in the final game.
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WOW!!!! The new ranking system totally screwed me over I was level 27 now I am back down to 1...
It's a beta, you would lose it anyways when the real game comes out... don't get too worked up over it.

Hopefully we can go into settings when ever, and not just when we spawn.
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I seriously don't understand why they wanted the whole "browser-game" interface. Great, you have new features, pretty much a Battlebook. But why not implement it in-game? Having to start a browser, from there choose a game and every time a new map is loaded hit alt+enter disrupts the experience for me. Personally, I like to start a game and immerse myself into the experience. The way it is right now it feels more like a facebook app than an AAA FPS game.
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LOL i love how everyone is complaining that this isnt what they expected.

"why cant i do XXX in the menu while XXX" its the beta the main purpose of it was to improve/fix/address issues in gameplay
"ugh graphics arent as good as they should be" ... yea ultra isnt implemented yet, high res textures etc
"why arnt the bugs being fixed in the beta?" ... its beta, theyve been changing the actual release version and tweaking things since before the beta was accessable. why are they going to go back and fix things on an obsolete version after theyve already been fixed on the important one. thats like cleaning your fish tank while the gold fish is floating on the top.

as of rite now if your playing the beta, you are not the consumers, even if you preordered. you are the testers. you are not playing the game you bought, your testing the gameplay and ensuring that most of the major issues are addressed before the final release. which im sure they are. they wouldnt have let the beta out without being sure that the release would be ready. and even if it isnt its going to have record sales regardless.
    
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It doesn't bug me. I spent total of 10 minutes in beta setting evryrthing to ultra

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Oh, I see. So you just play it as is, don't change anything, no keybinds, don't check to see what sound settings have been selected, adjust the mouse rate, see if 'raw input' is selected, adjust the game for fullscreen, make sure the Hz setting for your particular resolution is right? I mean, I guess the graphics are what's important to you, which is obvious with 580's in SLI. Wonderful. Not all of us are commandeering a machine with that kind of graphics power. Some of us (myself included) have to tweak our settings to see if we can squeeze more performance out of what we have! If I had 580's in SLI I would probably use 'Ultra' as well.

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Originally Posted by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! View Post
Console gamers don't usually go to settings since all that is in there are gamma and sound volume and control setups.
I am (and I suppose a bit of OCN as well) not a console gamer.
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