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We should start a 'petition' on the feedback forums begging them to tweak the colors to match the mod's.
https://getsatisfaction.com/battlefield3/topics/petition_to_remove_tints_color_gradient_from_maps
https://getsatisfaction.com/battlefield3/topics/option_to_disable_color_grading

Yea, no. You guys can take your fail to another game please. Leave this one alone.

Excuse me? "Our fail?" Are you seriously implying that the stock color settings look better than the recent modified ones?

I seriously hope you guys don't do this.
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post #142 of 351
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Remove blue tint, you don't even need to add any vibrant colors as the game is vibrant enough as you can see from the video once the awful blue tint is removed. Why they added this blue tint after alpha and client sided hit detection baffles me.
A hybrid system is superior, and is the type of system that's being used in almost every modern game. Going back to a client sided hit detection is really going backwards.

Someone on OCN posted a tweet from a BF dev , someone asked about hit detection, and the dev said it was a hybrid client side hit detection system. Now this was awhile ago when I saw the tweet, I think it was after BF3 was released. The game does look better without the blue gray tint.
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post #143 of 351
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Excuse me? "Our fail?" Are you seriously implying that the stock color settings look better than the recent modified ones?
I seriously hope you guys don't do this.

The game is great, the color is part of the experience.
If you don't like the color then don't buy the game.
If you don't like the color play a different game.

No one wants to here you being a whinny brat about color because you don't get your way about everything.

Grow up.
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Rofl. And it feels like I am just too close to love you. So I'll be on my way thumb.gif
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 10/4/12 at 2:10pm
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post #145 of 351
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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post

We should start a 'petition' on the feedback forums begging them to tweak the colors to match the mod's.
https://getsatisfaction.com/battlefield3/topics/petition_to_remove_tints_color_gradient_from_maps
https://getsatisfaction.com/battlefield3/topics/option_to_disable_color_grading

This is actually probably one of the best ways of going about getting something fixed and is what should have been done in the first place if people didn't like the stupid blue tint. xD
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Originally Posted by Acefire View Post

The game is great, the color is part of the experience.
If you don't like the color then don't buy the game.
If you don't like the color play a different game.
No one wants to here you being a whinny brat about color because you don't get your way about everything.
Grow up.

If it would be an option, why would it be a big deal? I personally like the color and feel it does add to the atmosphere, but I don't think it would be bad to have an option for those who don't like it.
Edited by moocowman - 10/4/12 at 2:00pm
post #146 of 351
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Originally Posted by redalert View Post

Someone on OCN posted a tweet from a BF dev , someone asked about hit detection, and the dev said it was a hybrid client side hit detection system. Now this was awhile ago when I saw the tweet, I think it was after BF3 was released. The game does look better without the blue gray tint.

The game is not a hybrid hit detection. There's obviously no server sided verification thus not a hybrid system. Why do you think there are cheats out that allow you to kill anyone on the map when standing in spawn?

A hybrid system would require too much server power, thus raising the cost on server companies that would then need to be transferred off to the customers who are buying servers. 2.50+ a slot easy, good luck finding many 64 slot servers at that rate.
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Originally Posted by Acefire View Post

The game is great, the color is part of the experience.
If you don't like the color then don't buy the game.
If you don't like the color play a different game.
No one wants to here you being a whinny brat about color because you don't get your way about everything.
Grow up.

He isn't the only one complaining about it. People have been complaining about this blue tint since beta when it was implemented. Alpha did not have this blue tint.
Edited by dmasteR - 10/4/12 at 1:56pm
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post #147 of 351
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He isn't the only one complaining about it. People have been complaining about this blue tint since beta when it was implemented. Alpha did not have this blue tint.

It's a mostly unanimous agreement that the game just looks worlds better with the color values seen in the OP's video, which ultimately makes the game more enjoyable as well. I don't see what that guy has up his ass where he doesn't WANT better visuals.
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post #148 of 351
You'll use our ugly colors and like it! -Dice/EA

If they are banning the mod because there are other things you can tweak with it, ie gun damage, then at least release a an official thing where people can play with this.
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You'll use our ugly colors and like it! -Dice/EA

If they are banning the mod because there are other things you can tweak with it, ie gun damage, then at least release a an official thing where people can play with this.

I wouldn't agree with releasing something that lets everyone adjust colors themselves. I can see where they disagree with that idea since you can brighten dark areas to gain an advantage by tweaking the dark greys/blacks to be lighter greys. What I would agree with is if they simply tweak the colors to be more like the mod's colors, and make it universal for all players. In the end, everyone can brighten and tweak their monitors, but the experience will be generally even for all players in comparison to everyone being able to modify their colors.

Cheers to Armored Kill: Blue Screen of Death Valley. wink.gif

Edited by Stealth Pyros - 10/4/12 at 2:05pm
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LOL
if it was server sided no one could have edited it
your statement is pretty much saying gamers dont care if they are getting owned again and again by hackers..

They fixed it. Why do you care about server vs client as a player then?
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