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As long as they don't redo Daqing Oilfields. That was the worst map by far. Songhua was lame too unless you like camping with a beer in your hand, waiting for someone to drive by.
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Day 1 DLC is lame. If it's done, include it in the damn game.
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Like i said in the last BF3 thread:

Why should EA let you get mod tools when they can get DLC money out of you... And i see there are already some eager beavers waiting to part with their cash.
If you've played Bad Company 2 on the PC you should know you don't have to pay for DLC, I think the Limited Edition was sold for like 2 months after the game was released and even then players didn't need to pay for anything. DICE doesn't even try to milk customers like Activision/IW/Treyarch
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Let's be fair here. You get these maps automatically if you pre-order the game and automatically get the limited edition. Be honest, every single person here is going to get BF3 before it releases.

Nobody but the late comers will miss out, and as said before, I believe the limited edition of BC2 was sold a month or two after release.

This is all honestly just a marketing gimick to get you to pre-order the game and to promote it. More incentive for old-school BF2 players to get BF3. As if BF3 itself wasn't enough
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If you've played Bad Company 2 on the PC you should know you don't have to pay for DLC, I think the Limited Edition was sold for like 2 months after the game was released and even then players didn't need to pay for anything. DICE doesn't even try to milk customers like Activision/IW/Treyarch
This DLC is given to people who buy the limited edition, which means the whole initial player base will have it.

People who buy the game after the limited edition has run out will only be able to buy this DLC one month after release, which means that all these maps will be already well established on servers and in people's favorite list of maps, especially since they're all favorites from BF2.

Which means that anyone who buys this game without the DLC will feel left out and won't be able to play on a lot of servers. They'll have to buy the DLC.

It's milking.
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Like i said in the last BF3 thread:

Why should EA let you get mod tools when they can get DLC money out of you... And i see there are already some eager beavers waiting to part with their cash.
*Raises hand*

I really would love to see some great user-made content, but I'm not really sure that it is worth it to them to develop and release mod tools for the few individuals who would actually be capable of creating a good usable map that uses the Frostbite 2 engine. This isn't Counter-Strike, you know.
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If you've played Bad Company 2 on the PC you should know you don't have to pay for DLC, I think the Limited Edition was sold for like 2 months after the game was released and even then players didn't need to pay for anything. DICE doesn't even try to milk customers like Activision/IW/Treyarch

Ok fair enough, i can see what you're trying to say, but:

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This DLC is given to people who buy the limited edition, which means the whole initial player base will have it.

People who buy the game after the limited edition has run out will only be able to buy this DLC one month after release, which means that all these maps will be already well established on servers and in people's favorite list of maps, especially since they're all favorites from BF2.

Which means that anyone who buys this game without the DLC will feel left out and won't be able to play on a lot of servers. They'll have to buy the DLC.

It's milking.
^ This. To add on to this:

If they wanted to give players an incentive to pre-order/purchase this game, they should not have gone the route of DLC, and i can think of one money grubbing company that loves to add DLC to their Limited Editions (Crapcom). All this does is make the late comers almost have to buy the DLC.

And say what you will, but the map pack DLC to sustain this game are not going to end.
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*Raises hand*

I really would love to see some great user-made content, but I'm not really sure that it is worth it to them to develop and release mod tools for the few individuals who would actually be capable of creating a good usable map that uses the Frostbite 2 engine. This isn't Counter-Strike, you know.
Tbh when you see the size, complexity of some mods, you wouldn't doubt their ability or dedication to make a mod for BF3.
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Really interested in if they are bringing back commanders and their drops.
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