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they should just make it less effective during day time and slightly less than before during night time.
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finally!!! Every time I am fighting someone with a flashlight i'm blinded when they look at me!
 
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they should just make it less effective during day time and slightly less than before during night time.
Disable at any distance further than 5ft when outside. It's still half as bright as the sun.
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post #34 of 110
MUCH MUCH better...i like how i can see the person behind the light now in the day time. It would be nice if they can still make the light blinding like it is now in the dark only. This would add to the realism.
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THANK YOU! The enemy lights were't to much of a problem, but friendlies with it were annoying.
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Originally Posted by smitty5569 View Post
It only effects team mates flashlights. I think the flashlight/laser sight blinding mechanics are stupid. The laser isn't quite as bad but the flashlight is completely broken, it's one of the main reasons I didn't buy the game.
Seriously, you mainly based your decision on buying the game due to a flashlight blinding you?
Im sorry but that is not an educated decision.

You hardly encounter them, if you do its easy to shoot them because you can see exactly where they are.
Like most snipers use lasers which is completely retarded because you can see them easier especially if they use the scopes which have no shine.
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Oh its the mystical patch we keep hearing about.
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post #38 of 110
I say this is one small step for BF in a trail of (minor) things still needing to be fixed.
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As i've mentioned before. The biggest problem isn't the power of the flashlight. It's the range.
50 Feet, aiming close (not even at you) >COMPLETELY BLIND. In other words, the person doesn't need to aim directly at you (not even mentioning your head) to make you blind.

Why can't they just make it so it's only a giant laser of death when aimed directly at your head INDOORS or at NIGHTTIME.

That picture with the light on outdoors is still too shiny. Simply go outside and turn a lantern on, or even better, turn your vehicles lights on, you might as well turn all of them on (if you have a rally truck) and still the BF3 flashlight is more powerful.

And then look at the laser. As far as i know, the laser isn't more than 5 CM in diameter. Yet when someone aims at your leg with it your screen becomes red. It's like in BF3, you have light receptors in your whole body. Just use logic people, even if a person used the laser on your face, it's impossible to get completely blind, we have 2 eyes, not one.
It would make so much sense. Unfortunately DICE seems to have gone full-retard with some of the mechanics in BF3. Sure they gave us back jets, but with a 500m high flight ceiling.. are you kidding me dice?
    
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Omg thank you Dice! Biggest pet peeve in the actual game IMO.
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