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http://bfbcs.com/

Global PC Statistics

Players at bfbcs:2 177 726
Players online:33 727
Servers:7 110

Global XBOX360 Statistics

Players at bfbcs:2 463 137
Players online:17 525
Servers:4 316
Global PS3 Statistics

Players at bfbcs:1 976 532
Players online:18 954
Servers:3 987

X360+PS3 = 36k
PC = 33k

Currently online. And hmm. That's alot more combined than the PC as of this hour and yet.

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Combined with a population of 3k more than PC, their numbers doesnt seem to be helping any with how much points they have.
Edited by Kand - 1/1/11 at 9:00am
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Guys, merit and all aside, BFBC2 allows people to buy all of the unlocks. Obviously DICE's marketing strategy is allow people to get it for free for [x] time and then offer it as something people can buy (or, for classes, continue to work at for free) to catch up. Even the VIP access follows this model of free for some, pay for the rest (if you bought the game new you get maps for free; otherwise you pay for them).

To summarize, this really shouldn't be a surprise.

The only surprising thing is that it's free.
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Also, console players are pros at stupid games like Black Ops. Bad Company 2 requires skill and that's something devoid on consoles.
    
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Also, console players are pros at stupid games like Black Ops. Bad Company 2 requires skill and that's something devoid on consoles.
I still cant imagine how anyone could stand playing a FPS on a console.
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I still cant imagine how anyone could stand playing a FPS on a console.
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Overrated.
    
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Wow they throw a bone to console players but not PC? LOL

I understand that they wanna make people happy, probably because all the console idiots started crying about PC guys being so godlike at the game cus we actually work together in a team-based game. Go figure?

PC gamers > console gamers

(mind you I'm talking for FPS, I have some of my racing games on PS3)
But whatever, I would have liked to see them work for it so the community can learn to play correctly
    
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Overrated.

Gasp! Blasphemy!!

No but seriously it was a brilliant game theres no denying it. However modern FPS are meant to be much more fast paced which is where i find consoles become very lacking.
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Guys, merit and all aside, BFBC2 allows people to buy all of the unlocks. Obviously DICE's marketing strategy is allow people to get it for free for [x] time and then offer it as something people can buy (or, for classes, continue to work at for free) to catch up. Even the VIP access follows this model of free for some, pay for the rest (if you bought the game new you get maps for free; otherwise you pay for them).

To summarize, this really shouldn't be a surprise.

The only surprising thing is that it's free.
What the hell are you talking about?
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