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I have no problem with it but I do have a question. How could you not have known beforehand BF3 launched from a browser lol. Its all people have been whining about for the last month or so.
post #32 of 63
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Originally Posted by refeek;15470664 
I feel you're all rather biased towards Battlelog and what it actually is. Y'know, a DRM of sorts.

Then you might as well find some Steam fanboys and say the same thing to them about Steam
    
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post #33 of 63
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Originally Posted by razaice;15470011 
You actually get used to it. It's so bad.


Fixed.
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Originally Posted by OwnedINC;15471839 
Fixed.

It's really not THAT bad and it's better than a standard DRM.

What most of you don't realize is what information the browser is pooling...You're essentially running a DRM on a NGINX backbone that you're not even aware of because you're so busy complaining about it being a "browser".

It's quite brilliant considering what it is and how it works.

It's the future, so...Get used to it; regardless of whether you like it or not...
post #35 of 63
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Originally Posted by Laurifer;15469991 
Uh, no main menu? no start up screens flashing EA, DICE, and Frostbite 2 in my face?

kinda lame...

ooo steam I am going to miss you so much.

Origin sucks

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post #36 of 63
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Originally Posted by razaice;15470011 
You actually get used to it pretty fast. It's not so bad.

This. wink.gif
Oh and you know why it isn't annoying? I can use the interwebs w/o tabbing out or using window mode, which I despise.

Maybe I'm weird, but... this seems better, IMHO. cool.gif

-T
post #37 of 63
I was against it at first but totally makes sense now, its easily to get out of fullscreen (unlike other games) and i think EA was trying to embed the server browser and just the game ingeneral around their 'social network' aspect of BF3 , trying to get more ppl into it and use it like a FB for gamers i guess? idk i personally like the layout now, embrace change, be open minded. smile.gif
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post #38 of 63
I thought it was alright during Beta. Now I realize how much better it is than every other BF in-game menu. They never got it right and always made it slow and clunky. Now it's very smooth and loading is insanely quick. That and alt tabbing is almost instant.

Maybe it's just because I would rather be multitasking while loading or just not having to stare at a loading screen.
post #39 of 63
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Originally Posted by BrutusMaximus;15470025 
You sound like your surprised we knew about this for months
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Originally Posted by EVILNOK;15471745 
I have no problem with it but I do have a question. How could you not have known beforehand BF3 launched from a browser lol. Its all people have been whining about for the last month or so.

I did not know this either.

After hearing all the hype about it I have been thinking about getting it, but never knew it launched in a browser.
Do you have an active connection to play also? Does it require you to log in even if you have a physical disk?

I have never used Steam or Origin, I guess I just like having a physical copy.
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The funny thing is, with the cracked version you don't tongue.gif

(I bought the game btw)
 
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