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We've got some exclusive news and some new dates for you all. It looks like EA/DICE is rolling out a premium content service, and are also planning to drop 5th expansion after their previously announced End Game DLC. In addition, there will be a DOUBLE XP WEEKEND this weekend, May 12th - 14th!

Battlefield Premium : June 4th
Battlefield™ Premium will land you a number of content drops with unique in-game items not available anywhere else. First out is the one-of-a-kind Premium knife and black dog tag, plus a set of soldier camos, weapon camos, dog tags and Assignments that will make sure you stand out and get more personalization options.
Close Quarters : June 12th

June 2012 : Guide
Get the upper hand with this strategy guide, teaching you how to improve and become an even more skilled player.

August 2012: Bonus Content

Fall 2012 : Armored Kill

Winter 2012 : End Game

March 2013 : 5th Expansion Pack (still untitled)

Looks like some exciting things on the horizon! What are your thoughts on the new info and what are you most looking forward to?

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At least we got some dates and a double XP weekend!!!!
milk milk milk is what comes to mind, my wallet may not get emptied on some of these
Edited by downlinx - 5/11/12 at 7:36am
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I'll be in the high point meto grinder maps all weekend!
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Great, double XP weekend just happens to fall on the weekend before finals, where I have 2 reports, an essay, and studying to do mad.gif
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Battlefield™ Premium will land you a number of content drops with unique in-game items not available anywhere else. First out is the one-of-a-kind Premium knife and black dog tag, plus a set of soldier camos, weapon camos, dog tags and Assignments that will make sure you stand out and get more personalization options.
As long as all things included in this are aesthetic I really don't mind.
But if they give access to more weapons/content, then we haz a problem.
Double XP weekend? Meh, I stopped playing for XP a long time ago. tongue.gif
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cod elite and more dlc. I think this video pretty much sums up the user experience in video games now.
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of course the one weekend I"m not going to be home.....
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DOUBLE XP WEEKEND this weekend, May 12th - 14th!

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Edited by Mobius01 - 5/11/12 at 9:33am
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Not digging the BF3 premium announcement to be honest. I thought BF3 was trying to be the anti-MW3. Adding a service like that means embracing the same business model.

I'm all for DLC/expansions, but I'm not going to subscribe to any service or extra "looks" packages.
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I'll be in the high point meto grinder maps all weekend!

This. I average 12-15K combat score as it is. This will be nice.
Times have changed people, either conform or choose something else to do with your free time.
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Not digging the BF3 premium announcement to be honest. I thought BF3 was trying to be the anti-MW3. Adding a service like that means embracing the same business model.
I'm all for DLC/expansions, but I'm not going to subscribe to any service or extra "looks" packages.

Who cares? You don't have to buy it. Its not like this will break apart the player base.
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