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why would it matter for people who like to unlock stuff or have unlocked their stuff. It's not like this is gonna give new players an advantage, just levels the playing field. All the guns should be unlocked at the very start anyways in order to get a balanced game.

I agree that weapons should all be unlocked. Just to some it seems unfair since they spent all that time getting the weapons. I think I might get it though since I dont frequent the game as much as I would like to.
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Don't see an issue if it doesn't give an advantage other than in time spent

Levels the playing field a bit for people who don't have as much time to play and unlock stuff.
    
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You have to put hours in guns to be deadly. Having the guns with no hours will make no difference. Give a Civilian a AK and give the same weapon to a Soldier. Which do you thing is stronger?
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I wouldn't mind paying to unlock everything for vehicles.
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As much as i hate they do this, it does make sense, i mean, if youre a new player with no unlocks, you'll get absolutely obliterated by anyone above level 20.
because:
no medkit
no m320
no mines/gaymores etc
no good sniper
no soflam/mav
no javelin

That's what "learning the ropes" is all about.
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I was actually frustrated in how long it took EA to release a big patch ESPECIALLY after releasing DLC/expansion so quickly.... and now this. Wow. Obviously I will still play the game.... but I am getting so reluctant to give EA more of my money.

People who have the money to build a rig to run this game at High - Ultra Settings will not have a problem shelling out more money to buy the Ultimate Bundle.
 
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At worst this doesnt bother me.


At best i think its a good thing, especially for air/tanks/helos. I mean, in bf2 there were no unlocks for vehicles, they give a huge advantage in bf3.
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When can we pay to just win? WIN ALL THE THINGS!
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what the hell?! its not a free to play game! we've payed 60 euros for this!
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here it is in all its EA origin glory:

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it doesn't look like you get any attachments when you purchase the kits. you only get access to the weapons themselves. you still have to earn all the attachments by getting kills with the weapon. i see no problem with this.
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I've only been playing a few weeks, and I've found the unlock system to be pretty outrageous so far. I don't have many friends yet, (all my friends are on steam and don't play this) so the likelihood of going 1 and 22 are pretty high because nearly all the beginning weapons suck. I have shot someone with the starting sniperr rifle 8 times only to be shot by them one time and die too much to call this much fun starting out. I still don't have a single kill with a jet because it's pretty tough to live in one more than a few seconds without being shot down because I haven't unlocked flares yet. I'm not that great at FPS's anyway, but this seems pretty steep of a skill ramp for someone starting out to me.

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