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Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post

It's really hard to tell if someone is being serious or not via text.
I disagree, I think the game looks better without the mod. A war zone is going to look washed out. Dust, debris, etc, nothing is really going to be colorful. War is gritty and dirty. I do think people should have the choice to use the mod if they want though. Who is it hurting?

Higher contrast makes camo less effective?
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post #182 of 351
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Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post

It's really hard to tell if someone is being serious or not via text.
I disagree, I think the game looks better without the mod. A war zone is going to look washed out. Dust, debris, etc, nothing is really going to be colorful. War is gritty and dirty. I do think people should have the choice to use the mod if they want though. Who is it hurting?
Fair enough, although I don't see the "war-zone" look in the colors.

It remove the blue filter for the game, so it's modifying the files. Some could find a way to exploit it and somehow use the data changes to their advantage. Something like that, so unfortunately, people can't use it.
Edited by AbdullahG - 10/5/12 at 2:01pm
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You can change more than just the color gradient with this mod if you know what you're doing, e.g. weapon spread, recoil, damage, reload time, etc. It's the reason they're banning for it, not because it alters their, "art direction".

Exactly this
The reason it needs to be banned is nothing to do with the colour change, its to do with no recoil affect on guns making the game extremely unbalanced thumb.gif
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post #184 of 351
That wouldn't be an issue if DICE kept the classic client to server sided detection they had. They found means to make the game cheaper and went with it.
post #185 of 351
1. laugh
2. un-install bf3
3. remove origin bloatware
4. ?????
5. profit.

This should be good news, its a good reason to get rid of origin if you ask me lol.
BF3 has just gone downhill, and finally hit rock bottom.

No surprise here.
post #186 of 351
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Originally Posted by LuminatX View Post

1. laugh
2. un-install bf3
3. remove origin bloatware
4. ?????
5. profit.
This should be good news, its a good reason to get rid of origin if you ask me lol.
BF3 has just gone downhill, and finally hit rock bottom.
No surprise here.

Yup by closing a loophole that also allow players to mod mow much damage and recoil a gun has , Bad EA,Dice just bad
post #187 of 351
http://bf3.realmware.co.uk/colour-tweaker/

Just got updated to support vanilla maps aswell, just disable color grading on all maps and enjoy a colourful game. smile.gif
post #188 of 351
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Yup by closing a loophole that also allow players to mod mow much damage and recoil a gun has , Bad EA,Dice just bad

Yep, indeed, stopping cheaters from ruining other gamers' online play is bad, mmmmkay? /sarcasm
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http://bf3.realmware.co.uk/colour-tweaker/
Just got updated to support vanilla maps aswell, just disable color grading on all maps and enjoy a colourful game. smile.gif
Is that banable?
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Is that banable?

Right on the front page of that link
Warning! Unlike all of our other tools, BF3 Colour Tweaker could potentially conflict with PunkBuster. Use it at your own risk.

Even the FXAA injector says this . While it was safe before, I personally will not use anything like this until DICE confirms whether they will/won't ban for it. Anything that edits game files can technically get you banned.
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