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EA DICE's decision to release Battlefield Heroes as a free-to-play, web-based title has raised a lot of questions and concerns.

How will the game-funding advertising be handled? Will the oft-dreaded micro-transactions be worth the dough? And most importantly, how will it play? Is this going to be a free game, or a game that's free?

During a presentation last week, senior producer Ben Cousins took the opportunity to show off the latest build of the cartoony game, and answer some of these questions in the process.

"[It's] probably the deepest Battlefield game we've ever created," boasted Cousins, before launching into a laundry list of notable features.
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post #2 of 21
oh wow - now I want to play it. Awsome.
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It looks too cartoonish.
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It looks good but I'm skeptical of it being free. Obviously I'll try it out though.
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It looks too cartoonish.
It's too bad you feel that way. I think it's a real shame when people limit themselves to certain games based on their appearance. But you know, your loss.

/Galidan
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It's too bad you feel that way. I think it's a real shame when people limit themselves to certain games based on their appearance. But you know, your loss.

/Galidan
QFT.

Although I've never heard anyone refer to TF2 as being "too cartoony," maybe because they tried it before they got a chance to critique it and they decided it was awesome... lol.
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Pretty sure this is been posted, but I don't know. This game doesn't seem all that great. I'll stick to tf2 then try it when it out. Free is good.
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Pretty sure this is been posted, but I don't know. This game doesn't seem all that great. I'll stick to tf2 then try it when it out. Free is good.
The preview was posted yesterday at the site, and there was nothing posted here within the past day that matches this.
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definitely seems like alot of fun to me
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that looks sweet
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