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

Paid DLC does break up the community...
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weapon camos eh....golden guns. pew pew:thumb:
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Paid DLC does break up the community...

I agree in some instances, however, this appears to be cosmetic and weapons, how will that break apart the community? Will there be servers with idiots who pay for costumes and weapons only?
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Until VOIP comes INTO the game I am not playing anymore. This game is mostly a waste of time now imo. I was going to buy the DLCs, but they lost a customer through the worst online experience ever - battlelog.

Goodbye DICE. mad.gif
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Premium... what a load of horsecrap BF3 is turning out to be.

How about banning hackers that admit it all on the public BF EA forums, eh? That's more important.
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Paid DLC does break up the community...

How do cosmetic items "break up the community?"

Unless you really care about camo and a re-skinned knife and ZOMG BLACK DOG TAGS!, this is just a way for DICE to milk more revenue. It doesn't affect gameplay in any way, shape or form.

Quiet frankly, if them milking cosmetic items means I get a 5th expansion pack, then by all means....do it. Doesn't effect me the least bit, except from benefitting from more content down the road. thumb.gif
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How do cosmetic items "break up the community?"
Unless you really care about camo and a re-skinned knife and ZOMG BLACK DOG TAGS!, this is just a way for DICE to milk more revenue. It doesn't affect gameplay in any way, shape or form.
Quiet frankly, if them milking cosmetic items means I get a 5th expansion pack, then by all means....do it. Doesn't effect me the least bit, except from benefitting from more content down the road. thumb.gif

Look at the rest of the DLC. It is all new map packs like Karkand which... wait for it!!!! SPLITS UP THE COMMUNITY!
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Look at the rest of the DLC. It is all new map packs like Karkand which... wait for it!!!! SPLITS UP THE COMMUNITY!

I don't consider it splitting the community because it targets people who want a change of pace. The people who WANT to keep playing on the current maps will play on them. If they want to try something different, it means they want to try something different - who are we to tell people otherwise? You're basically saying that they shouldn't make ANY paid DLC, period, because then people will have a CHOICE on how to play the game. That's just ridiculous. If anything, those that don't want to pay, clearly have no interest in the content, and those that do, want it enough to pay. It's that simple.
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I agree in some instances, however, this appears to be cosmetic and weapons, how will that break apart the community? Will there be servers with idiots who pay for costumes and weapons only?

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How do cosmetic items "break up the community?"
Unless you really care about camo and a re-skinned knife and ZOMG BLACK DOG TAGS!, this is just a way for DICE to milk more revenue. It doesn't affect gameplay in any way, shape or form.
Quiet frankly, if them milking cosmetic items means I get a 5th expansion pack, then by all means....do it. Doesn't effect me the least bit, except from benefitting from more content down the road. thumb.gif

I'm not talking about weapon camo and dog tags. Like.... come on guys.
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Look at the rest of the DLC. It is all new map packs like Karkand which... wait for it!!!! SPLITS UP THE COMMUNITY!

This isn't that different than when DICE released Special Forces for BF2... there were still tons of ppl that played BF2 only.

The market will dictate what will happen. You don't have to buy any of the DLC. I'm sure there will be plenty of ppl that won't buy. There will also be ppl that will. That doesn't mean that you'll never cross paths with those ppl ever again.
    
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