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[EGMNOW] DICE Explains the Battlefield 3 Dinosaur

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Ever since the E3 Battlefield 3 trailer people have been asking what the dinosaur is all about? Well Patrick Bach, producer on Battlefield 3 has shed some light on the reasons behind it.

http://www.egmnow.com/articles/news/dice-explains-the-battlefield-3-dinosaur/

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I swear it was because of the Dinosaur chat on 4chan with the "activision representative." Haven't read the article yet, going to right after this post.

Ok, read it, those were my second thoughts, that it was to inform the player "Hey your character has a kid, DON'T DIE!" My immediate reaction was, "4CHAN LOL."
Edited by rivaldog - 10/24/11 at 3:51pm
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Translated version: BF3 has dinosaurs, what now MW3?

Dice utilizing these sort of little zingers is just priceless ^^
    
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Hm, not as exciting as I had hoped. frown.gif
    
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There was a 4chan troll where people bashed Call of duty games because there were no dinosaurs. Maybe.........
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Translated version: BF3 has dinosaurs, what now MW3?

Dice utilizing these sort of little zingers is just priceless ^^

Man, I can't belive after hundreds of 4chaners (which obviously represent 100% of the internet) said that CoD lacked dinosaurs, and would like to see more of them, and despite this.... no Dinos in Modern Warfare still, and yet DICE has taken up the slack on this. I for one will be satisfied because to me the new Turok wasnt that good.
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Originally Posted by Chachi123;15439269 
Man, I can't belive after hundreds of 4chaners (which obviously represent 100% of the internet) said that CoD lacked dinosaurs, and would like to see more of them, and despite this.... no Dinos in Modern Warfare still, and yet DICE has taken up the slack on this. I for one will be satisfied because to me the new Turok wasnt that good.

Hey, they ARE the second most posted in forum in the world. sneaky.gif
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Having never heard of the whole Dino's in MW3 or anything about the 4chan talk about dino's.
The first time I saw that promo video, I knew exactly what it meant.
Being a veteran. Served multiple tours in Afghanistan, then Iraq. The importance of little things from home meant a lot.
In the video, the Marine playing with the toy dinosaur is remembrance of a small child that means something to him back home (son, daughter, close nephew or niece.).
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This was obvious too me the first time i saw the trailer. I'm not sure why people even questioned it. Dice is doing a great job bringing the reality of war into BF3.
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Whats this 4chan stuff? I smell a Firefly reference.
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