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They need to fix all the Origin problems, and BF3 working in the background even after quitting. Or... do the smart thing, and put it on Steam.
 
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In. Game. Battlelog.

I don't want to have to leave Chrome/IE/Firefox running while running a game kthx, my CPU would be fine otherwise.
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Remove battlelog or make it in game, I hate it so much
    
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I personally don't mind using Origin. I don't find it all that dissimilar than Steam. It's just a vehicle to buy and access games. Now I don't think I'll ever use another similar client on top of these two, but overall I find Origin to be fine, server issues notwithstanding.

The only problem I've had with BF3 is with audio. When there's a lot going on sometimes the sound will just completely cut out for several seconds. Either it's with my Creative drivers or BF3. Not sure just yet, although I haven't played with in-game audio settings yet.

Overall, BF3 is the best multiplayer shooter I've played to date. I never got into COD or even BF2. BF2142 was my shooter of choice for the longest time.

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Remove battlelog or make it in game, I hate it so much
I know everyone has a different perspective on this. I felt the same way and someone told me to "get used to it, you'll learn to like it" and I must confess, it actually grew on me.
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I know everyone has a different perspective on this. I felt the same way and someone told me to "get used to it, you'll learn to like it" and I must confess, it actually grew on me.
It's pointless though, just about everything they did with it could be also accomplished by just having it in game...As many other games have already proven.
And it means users of Pale Moon 64bit, Nightly 64bit and Waterfox don't have to put up with using an alternative browser for one game.
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I guess your definition and mine are different. I don't know anyone that has both bound to a mouse, especially out of choice. So, exactly how long have you been playing fps?

edit: I forgot this is BF3... doubt you can run and gun if you had to.
Wolfenstein 2D, Doom, Duke nukem 3d, Quake, Q3A, UT...

A very long time.
post #97 of 133
So it's hard to get into games, when you do it lags, and then you lose your squad??

Those are the 3 most annoying things possible in online gaming.

Glad I didn't preorder. BC2 had things that annoyed me to the very end, so I'll wait for confirmation that EA/Dice has actually found the bugs before I pick this one up.

It's looking more and more like COD may be my best option.
    
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It's pointless though, just about everything they did with it could be also accomplished by just having it in game...As many other games have already proven.
And it means users of Pale Moon 64bit, Nightly 64bit and Waterfox don't have to put up with using an alternative browser for one game.
My Nightly 64-bit work totally fine with Battlelog

It's true it should be implemented, but there is a workaround, isnt it ? I launch Battlefield 3 trough Steam so i get both Origin and Steam overlay. Now in the Steam overlay i just open the browser, go to battlelog, and from there i can join other servers... or ? Havent tried this yet, but going to do so right now.
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Now if only the maps and weapons weren't balanced around 12 vs 12 console player. I love the game but holy crap is 64 players on these maps horrible. It's just a giant crap fest.
    
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I wonder when we will see this magical list of fixes applied...
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