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I understand paying for leveling or some kind of farmed item (saving you time) or some kind of training, but what is the benefit of just having a meat shield? Are they looking for a friend to play with, trying to boost k/d? Just seems strange to me. I wish I was in a position to be so frivolous with my money smile.gif.
Basically, it sounds as if the people you pay are nothing more than a 'game-guide.' They'll hint you at good sniping positions, how burst-fire and single-shot can be considerably more helpful than spraying, where to flank a team or vehicle, being a chopper pilot/gunner, where to camp in order to capture points, etc...
It's useful, and half an hour is usually one normal game... sometimes multiple (I'm sure they don't just go, "Well, we're in a middle of the match and it's been half an hour. Anyways, see ya dude!" There may be a few, but I don't see huge businessmen strategies."
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i think i should get into that. My MW3 K:D-Ratio is very low, so there really isn't any more drive to play, besides the fact that i stink at all forms of MP anyways. i think i should start selling my in-game performance, and for 1$ a match, i will seek you out so players can quickly level up and gain their points of sorts.

for 1$/match, i will not shoot anything, and seek out players. they will basically have free kills off me. i guess i can't just stand around, however. so when actively finding players, when in contact, i will intentionally miss my shots so you could have the sweet success. or maybe i will just empty my clips and 'nades, and reload when you kill me, so it looks like i am playing.
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Well people pay for a guide on safari.

This is awesome lol. My hat is off to the guys making money here. An I dunno how you could "trace" this kind of stuff down. Then again I'm doubting it'll take off either.
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They make money for it!? I always just did it for good players or the few effective recon members that need their back to be watched.

In BF3 the other day i was helping this guy out, i was on his squad and agreed to do whatever it took to protect him, i went 3/7, he went 36/0 because of my work.I always did it to be a good sport, not for money.
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You forget that games like BF3 are broken in terms of random teamplay, the only real teamplay you get is when joined with a friend or a group (Er, clan.)

Which is the exact reason why I usually never play BF3 by myself unless it was just to screw around in a meat grinder server.
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I guess.. if you want to pay someone to be your friend or help you out, that's up to you lol.
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I never thought we'd manage to sell out the role of a squad leader... in a video game... maybe the exclusion of in-game VOIP was a conspiracy to start a new market to pimp out good squad leaders!!! ph34r-smiley.gif
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Guys i offer protection srevice in Battlefield 3, i charge 9 USD for half an our play


Please contact me. Paypal , Visa ,Master,check Wire transfer accepted.


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Guys I offer protection service in Battlefield 3 and I charge just 8.99 USD for half an hour of play.


Please contact me. Paypal, Visa, Master, check Wire transfer accepted.


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inb4 offering services at 8.98 USD.

PS: Clever title.
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