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Originally Posted by flyingsaucers;15130365 
What's odd about that quote is that the "Ultra" graphics mode is in the beta. Ultra should be the highest setting possible, so another Ultra setting (one that's not in the beta) would seem redundant.

I think the Ultra that is currently in the beta isn't the same Ultra that will be in the final game if that makes any sense, lol, and I think that is what the linked article is referring to. Ultra settings in BF3 will be a somewhat more demanding than the Ultra in the beta.

For sure there will be some more graphical whizzbangs to be added.
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Sigh, I went from looking forward to this game to ______________.
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Originally Posted by Zackcy;15130394 
Sigh, I went from looking forward to this game to ______________.

Can you not get through your head that this is a BETA.
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Originally Posted by chewbaccasdad;15130386 
I think the Ultra that is currently in the beta isn't the same Ultra that will be in the final game if that makes any sense, lol, and I think that is what the linked article is referring to. Ultra settings in BF3 will be a somewhat more demanding than the Ultra in the beta.

For sure there will be some more graphical whizzbangs to be added.

Yeah, looks that way - but it's a strange move if you ask me. I can't come up with a reason why DICE would do that. I can think of pretty big reason why NOT to do that: people disappointed in the [supposedly] highest graphical setting cancel their preorders (which is apparently happening all over Facebook).
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Originally Posted by Nova.;15130417 
Can you not get through your head that this is a BETA.

It's not that. It's everything.

The very idea that an abomination like Operation Metro was considered, let alone created, designed, debugged and rereleased several times between Alpha/beta stages is more than enough to stear me clear of this game.


I absolutely hated the BC2 community, hated the maps, hated the problems, and hated how none of it got fixed. And here we are again.
Edited by Zackcy - 9/30/11 at 3:48pm
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Originally Posted by flyingsaucers;15130365 
What's odd about that quote is that the "Ultra" graphics mode is in the beta. Ultra should be the highest setting possible, so another Ultra setting (one that's not in the beta) would seem redundant.

I'm not sure but if I am crazy about graphic. I would need to deep OC and run at 1080p for the Retail Ultra mode...

running at 1440p is kinda on the edge for me.
 
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Originally Posted by Zackcy;15130453 
It's not that. It's everything.

The very idea that an abomination like Operation Metro was considered, let alone created, designed, debugged and rereleased several times between Alpha/beta stages is more than enough to stear me clear of this game.


I absolutely hated the BC2 community, hated the maps, hated the problems, and hated how none of it got fixed. And here we are again.

I do agree on the BC2 subject. Thought that game was lees than stellar..

However should you really be judging this early when we have not even played/nor seen the other Conquest maps that undoubtedly will be in the game? I mean, there is nothing stopping you from just filtering out OP when the game comes out and never have to see it again.

Point is, I think its too early to be making judgments. Thats just me though.
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Originally Posted by Zackcy;15130453 
It's not that. It's everything.

The very idea that an abomination like Operation Metro was considered, let alone created, designed, debugged and rereleased several times between Alpha/beta stages is more than enough to stear me clear of this game.


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real talk, truth
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Well I played this game for about 3 hours now. First impression is meh. I think its over hyped. Ya its beta but how much can they fix in a month? The game needs a total revamp IMO. Metro map is awful, they should have picked something else. I think BC2 is superior to this.

PROS:

-hit reg is much better than BC2
-damage is more realistic than BC2
-gun customization is pretty cool

CONS:

-feels too much like COD/MOH and plays like a older game
-models look small and run/move funny compared to BC2
-sniper scope glare is cheesy, how can you see glare through black smoke with the sun behind the sniper? makes no sense to me
-graphics aren't that great
-prone can be annoying and I feel it doesn't make the gameplay any better, just creates more camping and slows down gameplay
-can't hear where your being shot from most of the time
-flashlight mod is ridiculous, being blinded in broad daylight? please
-gun sounds and sound(s) in general are bad compared to BC2
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Originally Posted by flyingsaucers;15130365 
What's odd about that quote is that the "Ultra" graphics mode is in the beta. Ultra should be the highest setting possible, so another Ultra setting (one that's not in the beta) would seem redundant.

I don't know if the graphics is not as good as the real release but as far as I've seen in videos, the graphics ain't bad at all, they really did improved the graphics a lot. The gameplay itself? I still don't know yet, just finished 66.72 %, hopefully there WILL be improvements from the previous versions of the Battlefield franchise
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