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at first glance this thread looks racist
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DICE threatens permanent bans for users of color
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at first glance this thread looks racist

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post #193 of 351
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Just saw this on Reddit. Looks like they are placing a big "BANNED" banner across profiles now when they ban them ( not necessarily related to mod tool, just bans in general btw). :
http://www.reddit.com/r/battlefield3/comments/110rr1/battlelog_finally_banning_hackers_directly/

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post #194 of 351
I guess I'm the only one on this site that loves BF3 for what it is. Honestly the color, suppression, etc. that everyone seems to hate I don't mind at all. It's all part of the experience. Hackers? I've never met one in game. Get a good clan with servers and active admins.

I can understand the need for modding single player games where the experience is limited to yourself, but there is no place for it in the multiplayer arena. Everyone should be playing the same game. It isn't like Minecraft where server mods and texture packs have no real impact on individual gameplay. Of course, Minecraft isn't a competitive multiplayer game like the traditional FPS.
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i'll be playing BF3 not for the pertty colors but rather to have fun... biggrin.gif
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i'll be playing BF3 not for the pertty colors but rather to have fun... biggrin.gif
I actually started the game for the first time in months because of this mod.
Especially maps like Wake Island were boring and bland with the blue tint.

I really think the blue tint, (nearly grayscale) causes you to get bored much faster.

If they ban the use of the colour mod, I will just quit again.
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Just saw this on Reddit. Looks like they are placing a big "BANNED" banner across profiles now when they ban them ( not necessarily related to mod tool, just bans in general btw). :
http://www.reddit.com/r/battlefield3/comments/110rr1/battlelog_finally_banning_hackers_directly/
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After I saw this I had to go check my profile. Lol. The only thing I ever used in bf3 was the fxaa injector. And emphasis on used...I got rid of it a few days ago and let me tell u, the fxaa injector for me destroyed my performance and I also felt like before with the fxaa I was playing on a 60hz monitor, now in the normal game it feels so much smoother and back up to my 70hz gaming.

So I realized I can play without it and I most likely will. Oh well. This is a big issue and I'm sure dice/ea will hopefully address the issue appropriately with this mod tools hack
post #198 of 351
If you get bored of a game because of colours you are doing it so very wrong...Also do you not understand that for millionth time they are not banning it because of the colour changes but because it can alter many other things that would be considered cheating.

Also there's this if you just want more colour http://forums.electronicarts.co.uk/battlefield-3/1448373-how-add-bit-color-bf3-nvidia-tutorial.html and in the AMD drivers the same thing is possible.
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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

Because BF3 is the most balanced game ever. lachen.gif

If they do ban all the mod users then they'll be banning most if not all of their player base which as we know has already seen a steep decline. GJ guys...
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Using highly sophisticated computer rendering and digital image enhancement technologies, I believe I have accurately rendered what people claim Battlefield 3 looks like.



Blue tint. Check.
Suppression blur. Check.
Excessive lens flair. Check.
 
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