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Found some screenshots, I had to LOL hard at these, they are terrible... When a game is trying this hard too be the best looking game available, and they release screenshots like this, you have to wonder... Im really hoping these kind of things wont be in the release version. Was the alpha looking like this?

First of all:


Look at the way hes holding his gun, LOLOL. That must be a joke. But they wouldnt release screenshots like this taking the piss, maybe its been photoshopped by activision. But it looks serious too me. Now, have a look at his barrel. At the end. You see? the object right there that is kind of hanging off the right side of his gun? what the hell is that? Maybe its a flashlight or something, but too me it looks like a very very poor cube with some random texture slapped across that doesnt fit there. Also down his left wrist, theres a huge line, I guess that would be something too do with the UV mapping for now.



Now this one, all I have too say for this one is, look at his scope - LOL


I am going too guess that things like the scope in the second picture and the flashlight (I think thats what it is), is too keep the poly count low, too make the game run more efficently. The way they are holding the guns is just sad though. I dont have a problem with the scope or the flashlight in a release build, because you wouldnt even notice those. I would notice the silly way of holding the gun though.

However my problem is, WHY would they release screenshots with such flaws?
I find it hard too appreciate how awesome everything else looks when those are the only things I can look at


On the bright size, holy high res textures batman! I love staring at the clothing on the second picture. Im going too guess that they will be including HUGE textures with the PC version, with the option for supersampling or something like that for when people have super powerful computers.
Edited by jacobrjett - 8/11/11 at 9:51pm
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Those look fine.
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In the first picture, what's wrong with the way he is holding the gun?

He is holding the clip/mag with his left hand and the trigger in the right hand to pull the stock into his shoulder!
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in the first picture, what's wrong with the way he is holding the gun?

He is holding the clip/mag with his left hand and the trigger in the right hand to pull the stock into his shoulder!
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Those look fine.
Agreed also more than likely alpha screenshots. Which is still subject to a lot of changes.

As for holding the mag well instead of the quad rails... everyone holds their own rifle differently so can't really get mad at DICE if they do it like that.

Quad rails are also very uncomfortable without covers
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don't feed the trolls!
Tis hard...
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Everyone is building rigs for BF3 ?
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I guess guys need something to do... I posted this in the Radeon 6850/6870 thread, I don't think this game is gonna be as much of a burden on computers as people are thinking. Save your money, wait for the the game to be released and see how your system does. If your rig is getting low frames asses the problem, then spend that hard earned cash on the solution.
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don't feed the trolls!
He's posted genuinely in this thread before and seems to have quite a intrest in BF3.
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First of all I have seen many and I mean many people shoot M4 and M16s exactly like that so I don't see a problem with that. Second you know there is a difference between the hand models and world models right? Ever seen half life 2 mods? 2 different models are made for weapons, world and hand.
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