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Somethings up with the battlefield 3 server- I don't know if someone hacked them or what not but I wanted to ask you guys everrsince I bought the game on account of the (graphics) Iam only able to play co-op matches and campaign for some reason I cant play any of the multi-player matches is there some kind of xtra fee you need to pay in order to play battlefield 3 multiplayer>? Ive tried numerous times but cant find a match on battlelog!..............Any advice? thumb.gif

Yeh with BF3 theres a premium option and alot of servers are premium only, so that might be the issue. pretty much if you dont have premium you cant really play on most servers. kinda sucks, typical EA money making scheme though.
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Somethings up with the battlefield 3 server- I don't know if someone hacked them or what not but I wanted to ask you guys everrsince I bought the game on account of the (graphics) Iam only able to play co-op matches and campaign for some reason I cant play any of the multi-player matches is there some kind of xtra fee you need to pay in order to play battlefield 3 multiplayer>? Ive tried numerous times but cant find a match on battlelog!..............Any advice? thumb.gif

As of the last week or so, BF3 servers have been under attack from hackers. The attack caused people to disconnect before loading into a server. Luckily if you keep trying you will get in. I find that it usually only takes me a few attempts to get loaded in.

And no there is no additional fees for any portion of the game. Once you buy the game you have access to all the vanilla maps. If you purchase premium then you have access to all the additional DLC multiplayer maps (theres like 20 of these I think.

Make sure when you search for a server for multiplayer you check off the top 3 boxes under "free slots". This will make sure that the servers that load up are nearly full and so will be more fun to play in.
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OP. just quit.

    
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I didn't quit guys I wasn't on the net 4 a while so I apologize for not answering right away.....Lets see where do I start lately I haven't been playing as much so it helped that's 4 sure! Got back into working out I relized I was spending way to much time on gaming so yeah made some changes iam a little happier now thanks 4 the awesome advice you guys always give,I value all of your opinions very much!
Thank you for the tip for bf3 I didn't know I can play multiplayer iam going to try what you said-thanks:thumb:.....On a side note why in the world would they attack the bf3 server for gods sake? Does it mean that much to them to be able to cheat or whats the deal? I tell u some people just need a good old beat down old fashioned way you know,hacking game servers whats this world coming to haha
     
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The servers got hacked because they wanted to let PB know who is in charge.

I was not able to log on to a few favorite servers till today. Looks like everything is back to normal. Well almost..
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Pb whats that sorry? Iam not fimilar with hacking and so forth I just thought it was a bunch of bored little teenagers on a puberty rush or something lol, I got a 1000 kills man in 1 hour what did u get? ....... Man I must be getting old if things like that are starting to boder me haha
     
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PB is PunkBuster, basically an anti-cheater program.
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You could try a different hobby for a few weeks. Then come back to gaming.
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Oh ok punk-buster! I remember those guys from my rainbow six days,they have been around for a while! ....So let me get this straight the players hacked punk-buster to show them whos in charge? Is that what your telling me? Do the players own the server or is it property of EA? .... I will be honest with you if that was my company id love to make an example of these little punks! ..... That's wrong sorry I don't agree with hacking espically when u have no personal gain from it but just a higher kill ratio! Seems like they are itching to catch a beating to me lol-They just might mess with the wrong server once!~ ............Not that I care don't think I do iam just saying in general it makes no sence to me biggrin.gif
Got back into my old hobby pumping iron, it takes muscle bro to change a video card haha! Joke
     
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