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SPECIAL WEEKEND EVENT: We need your help to stress test our servers. Our goal is to reach a PCU (Peak Concurrent Users) of 10k, thats Ten Thousand people In-Game AT THE SAME TIME.


Just got an email, I didn't make the cut for the BETA but I did make the cut for a Saturday the 15th beta to stress test the servers, and I expect that many others who were waiting did too! check your emails, I'm downloading now.

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Attempt #1 will occur this weekend, Saturday, January 15th.

If we don't manage to reach our goal this Saturday, we'll have to try more drastic measures next week.

Attempt #2 would involve disabling game access during the week, only to enable it again during the weekend.

We hope to see you on the battlefield this Saturday!

Click Here for more info.
All quotes taken from my email, source=my email.

link from "click here for more info" is to official beta site:

http://battlefield.play4free.com/en/?om_u=2250157465&om_i=_BNMOdDB8XS8U$e
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I got this. So they want us to go play a laggy game all day? I'm in
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Played it first day of beta was horrible made me cringe my teeth at how bad it was compared to BF2, guess it'll be pretty good for a F2P FPS though.
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Never got a beta key Im sad I love bf2
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I only tried the beta once and the lag was so horrible I haven't tried since. Currently updating to see if it's gotten better.
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Played it first day of beta was horrible made me cringe my teeth at how bad it was compared to BF2, guess it'll be pretty good for a F2P FPS though.
It's more an alpha then a beta, and you were not there when they implemented the skill tree's. It feels more Rpg-ish now and within the month there adding more maps + planes and helo's. Beta up till now has really been more of an Alpha build then anything else, it's going to be pretty amazing when it gets released
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Just tried again. Definitely got better, but the latency is still higher than in Warrock. Not worth my time yet.
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Great, when to log in and my account it gone. It's been like a week since I played, apparently they don't screw around. That sucks
    
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i remember trying this out on beta release day. it was garbage
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Game is horrible.
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