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I am a casual FPS gamer, I like to bounce around on a lot of games, not just shooters. So, it's been a while (months) since I've played any of my shooters... I log into Battlefield Bad Company 2, check online, there's 2 servers, both empty. I head over to Medal of Honor Warfighter... just a handful of servers with almost no one in game. Battlefield 3, there's tons of empty servers. What happened here?

These guys have seemingly killed most of their FPS games in just the past year. They should have put them all on Steam, at least there would be more players to fill out the servers.
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Use the filters. There are still many, many servers and players, especially BF3.
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Its EA, what do you think?
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MoH & MoH:WF are bad, so people abandoned that quite early.
BC2 is still active, but people moved on to BF3.

For both games there are a lot more servers than you say though.
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BC2 have a lot of servers for me,around 100 every time i log in.Bf3,10x more,i can find a server for every filter i make.It's some problem with you ,i don't know.
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BF3 is ,I believe, the most popular online FPS on the pc platform atm, with Team Fortress 2 following it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DannyT View Post

Its EA, what do you think?
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Originally Posted by Hattifnatten View Post

Use the filters. There are still many, many servers and players, especially BF3.

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BC2 have a lot of servers for me,around 100 every time i log in.Bf3,10x more,i can find a server for every filter i make.It's some problem with you ,i don't know.

The last time I logged into BC2 there was about 1000+ servers... there's only about 100 now? I think my game isn't fully updated, I assumed Origin would do that for me.

There's tons of servers for Battlefield 3, I didn't say there wasn't, I said there's tons of empty servers, this wasn't the case months ago.
The game is on a decline already.
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post #9 of 14
Quote:
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There's tons of servers for Battlefield 3, I didn't say there wasn't, I said there's tons of empty servers, this wasn't the case months ago.
The game is on a decline already.
Exactly what I heard a year and a half ago, yet somehow the game is still very much alive. Use the filters in the browser.
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Exactly what I heard a year and a half ago, yet somehow the game is still very much alive. Use the filters in the browser.

A year and a half ago everyone was raving about the game and leaving BC2 for it, never heard it was in decline since it was still brand new. Not sure who the morons were claiming it was declining right after release, lol.
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