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One thing I think A LOT of people are not realizing, especially the ones that are QQ'ing is that DICE/EA are dealing with hundred's of thousands of people jumping on servers and playing this game, heck it probably reaches into more than a million players. Can you imagine the amount of pressure that must be on the servers? With so many ppl playing I can imagine there are going to be problems, it's just simple odds that this was going to happen anyway. I think so far they have done a great job, I hope everyone gets their issues fixed ASAP.
Bleh.. It's not like either company hasn't had experience with games approaching this scale. I'll be a fan boy when I have time to consider purchasing it. From what I've read I should wait for some patches. This is still a definite purchase. At some point.
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Running it on Ultra @ 2560-1440 no lag what so ever butter smooth. Beta was very unplayable for me.
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Nope, people demand instant results no matter what.

If it were such an easy fix it would be solved by now, let EA solve it. Whining like a child and pestering them with questions like "OMG wen will it bee fixd! =((((((((" Doesn't help at all.

FWIW, yes, I had my copy activated since release date in the US, but really, a few hours wait isn't that bad, just play something else or have fun with friends to pass time. :\\
Think about it this way. Let's say you are apart of a university housing 2'000'000 people. Would you believe it is acceptable that you wait a week after classes start to process your seat in one of the class?

This isn't as serious as this, but it follows the same principle. From a company like EA/Dice, you are expected a lot better service then this.
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Im stuck in work for another 6 hours anyway
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yep been staring at the Trollololo circle all evening, now back at work but hopefully it will be fixed this evening >_>
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Why Steam will never be dominated by Origin or D2D. Steam has problems like this and other ones, but never this severe.
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Im stuck in work for another 6 hours anyway
5 hours now.. going out to pick up my copy at lunchtime!
Wasn't aware of this problem though :/
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hit me up for some co-op in the next hour or so, jacobrjett
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From live chat a little while ago about the setup/install error. Unfortunately I am one of thousands that have been getting hung before gameplay.

******: It seems to be a glitch. And it's a known problem, they're working on fixing it as soon as possible
you: ok so should I wait until then or is there anything I can do from my end?
******: You'll have to wait sadly

This was also a known issue with the beta.
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Why Steam will never be dominated by Origin or D2D. Steam has problems like this and other ones, but never this severe.
And steam has had the last 10 years or so to fix those problems.
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