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[bf3blog] Battlefield 3 has “aggressive downloadable content plan”

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“Our plans over the next 6 months is to have a very robust set of expansion packs past on Strike at Karkand and that we think the community’s going to be very, very excited about.â€
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Not excited DICE... I'm disgusted. I hope no one here buys it.
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They'll all buy it. This will become the new mass phenomenon like Call of Duty used to be. The "cool" game to play. You'll see
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dlcs dont always mean it costs money. Look at bfbc2's dlcs, they gave free dlcs but the expansion; vietnam costed money
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Too early to tell if we should be disgusted or not. DICE is usually great about this stuff. Unfortunately, the evil empire seems to have their claws dug deep this time. In my opinion, every short coming of ths game is because of them. Still, amazing game.
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dlcs dont always mean it costs money. Look at bfbc2's dlcs, they gave free dlcs but the expansion; vietnam costed money
Read the quote, it is the "expansion packs" that we are going to be getting a lot of.

They got their share of the £30.58 I paid for it, they are not getting a penny more.
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If they refine the game in the next patch and get rid of all the nonsense they can count me in
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And we will find ways to get it really cheap like I did with Vietnam.
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If they are all like BtK pack, I will buy them all. CoD map packs are a rip off.
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If they refine the game in the next patch and get rid of all the nonsense they can count me in
All this DLC added up will likely cost over double what you paid for the game. Are you serious?

You are the reason we no longer get free maps or mod tools.

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If they are all like BtK pack, I will buy them all. CoD map packs are a rip off.
wow...
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They've been trying to pin down a way to charge more than the standard 50 bux for a game for years..
When they sell these games and get people to install them and then bomb them with dlc ads all day everyday its just a matter of time before people click on it. If they'd charge 5 bux or something for maps and weapons that would be better since most of the assets are regurgitated anyway.
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