Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Video Game News › [B&S] More Battlefield 3 details
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[B&S] More Battlefield 3 details

post #1 of 126
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Single Player:

* BC-2-style wise-cracking humor, will be not be used.
* Spoiler: SP is set in a North American forested mountain terrain. There will be a European city setting and Iraq 2014 with 1st Recon Marines. At least one solo mission as jet pilot.
* Enemies: Iraqi resistance army PLR
* Some soldiers faces belong to DICE developers
* Several slow motion moments inSP
* At least one fight scene where the player has to click the right or left mouse button quick enough to win.
* Earthquakes in SP cause a Humvee to disappear into a huge crack, a high building collapses and hits a black hawk helicopter, falling pieces of buildings can hurt characters in sp and mp
* DICE didn't say whether it will be possible to give commands to comrades
Quote:
Multiplayer:

* Lars Gustavsson: MP designer is part of DICE since 2000
* Max players pc: 64 Consoles: 32
* MP info:
* F-16 and Su-27 spotted, modern helicopters, tanks
* 4 soldier classes, 5 accessories kits
* Maps will be as big as in BF2
* Dice promises more unlock-able weapons and tools, the look can be changed, better balanced ranking system
* Hardcore mode: likely as it is popular
* Commander mode: Very unlikely
* Replay function: (aka Battlerecorder) Dice is testing it
* Coop mode: Has been announced, but Dice also called normal matches vs bots coop mode too
* Dedicated servers: Definitely
* Prone: Yes. Dice wants to avoid dolphin diving
Source

Click the Source for more info.
2Much
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4770k 3.5GHz ASrock z87 Extreme4 HIS 7950 IceQ G Skill Ripjaws  
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
VelociRaptor Windows 7 64bit Acer 24' Razer Tarantula 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
CORSAIR CMPSU-1000HX HAF932 MX518-G5 Razer Destructor 
  hide details  
Reply
2Much
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4770k 3.5GHz ASrock z87 Extreme4 HIS 7950 IceQ G Skill Ripjaws  
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
VelociRaptor Windows 7 64bit Acer 24' Razer Tarantula 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
CORSAIR CMPSU-1000HX HAF932 MX518-G5 Razer Destructor 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 126
64 Players! They are going to make so much money if they can pull this off properly.

+rep
Main system
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500 Gigabyte H67MA-D2H Nvidia GTX460 Kingston 4GB DDR3 1600 C9 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
1TB Seagate 7200rpm Intel SSD Zalman CNPS10X Windows 7 
MonitorPowerCase
22" Viewsonic VX2250W LED 700w Thermaltake Litepower Antec 300 
  hide details  
Reply
Main system
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500 Gigabyte H67MA-D2H Nvidia GTX460 Kingston 4GB DDR3 1600 C9 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
1TB Seagate 7200rpm Intel SSD Zalman CNPS10X Windows 7 
MonitorPowerCase
22" Viewsonic VX2250W LED 700w Thermaltake Litepower Antec 300 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 126
:/

Commander mode was nice

I presume they're going the way of BC2 for artillery but what about team organization?
New and Shiny
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Rynze 7 1700 ASUS ROG Crosshair VI Hero Sapphire RX Vega 56 G.SKILL TridentZ F4-3200C14D 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Kingston HyperX 3K Crucial MX300 Western Digital Black Western Digital Green 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Western Digital Red Noctua NH-U14S Windows 10 Pro Dell U2414H 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell P2414H Ducky One Corsair RM650x NZXT H440 White 
MouseAudio
Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum Schiit Modi2U & Magni2U 
  hide details  
Reply
New and Shiny
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Rynze 7 1700 ASUS ROG Crosshair VI Hero Sapphire RX Vega 56 G.SKILL TridentZ F4-3200C14D 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Kingston HyperX 3K Crucial MX300 Western Digital Black Western Digital Green 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Western Digital Red Noctua NH-U14S Windows 10 Pro Dell U2414H 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell P2414H Ducky One Corsair RM650x NZXT H440 White 
MouseAudio
Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum Schiit Modi2U & Magni2U 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 126
Quote:
* At least one fight scene where the player has to click the right or left mouse button quick enough to win.
Welcome to 1985.
Das Rig, Ja?
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Ryzen 1700 Asus Crosshair VI EVGA 1080Ti SC2 2x16G GSkill RGB 3200 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
500 GB 960 EVO Enermax T50A-BVT Windows 10 Pro 27" Asus 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech K350 EVGA 1600G2 Fractal Define C Rosewill M55 RGB 
  hide details  
Reply
Das Rig, Ja?
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Ryzen 1700 Asus Crosshair VI EVGA 1080Ti SC2 2x16G GSkill RGB 3200 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
500 GB 960 EVO Enermax T50A-BVT Windows 10 Pro 27" Asus 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech K350 EVGA 1600G2 Fractal Define C Rosewill M55 RGB 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 126
no new news here...recycled information
Black Silence
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
i5 3570k @ 4.5 GHz Asus P8Z77-M Pro Kingston HyperX Genesis 8 GB - 1600 MHz Seagate Barracuda 250 GB 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung WriteMaster Noctua NH-D14 Windows 10 ASUS VS24AH-P 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Navigator Enermax Infiniti 650W Fractal R3 Black Pearl Razer Death Adder 
Mouse PadAudio
SteelSeries QcK Mass Altec Lansing FX4021 
  hide details  
Reply
Black Silence
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
i5 3570k @ 4.5 GHz Asus P8Z77-M Pro Kingston HyperX Genesis 8 GB - 1600 MHz Seagate Barracuda 250 GB 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung WriteMaster Noctua NH-D14 Windows 10 ASUS VS24AH-P 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Navigator Enermax Infiniti 650W Fractal R3 Black Pearl Razer Death Adder 
Mouse PadAudio
SteelSeries QcK Mass Altec Lansing FX4021 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 126
One of the coolest things they should consider is the ability to change clothing & gear..

I know military personnel are required to dress accordingly, but having the ability to camouflage face, change color of clothes and other cool stuff (like weapon color) would really make it cool..

More freedom to customize soldier would make this game Teir 1 without a doubt!

I already think Battlefield is a great game, I just wish they would strip Admins ability to hack the game, it's extremely obvious that the console & custom code is used for much more than just administrating a server...

Strip the game of it's hack-ability & liabilities to online players would really turn this game awesome... If they can stop the cheating this game will go down in history!

If they can't do that, then online gaming will just be like all the other Battlefield games...
Sucky...

Offline is great, don't get me wrong, but you can beat it so fast it doesn't even make it really worth it...

I know the Game makers are changing to this new trend with shorter offline games to keep them coming back for moar, but I don't want to be a corporate whore, I want to be a happy customer..
The Rock
(15 items)
 
  
Reply
The Rock
(15 items)
 
  
Reply
post #7 of 126
Quote:
Originally Posted by beers View Post
Welcome to 1985.
Yeah, Tendinitis all over again...
The Rock
(15 items)
 
  
Reply
The Rock
(15 items)
 
  
Reply
post #8 of 126
Quote:
Max players pc: 64 Consoles: 32
Pretty sure i read a tweet from DICE that the originally stated 24 players was correct. I could be wrong though.

The article is more or less just a compilation of current BF3 information, but there are a few new bits like the part about falling building debris hurting players in both SP and MP, which is amazing.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 XFX HD5870 16GB G.Skill RipjawsX 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
60GB OCZ Vertex 3 + 2x TB Seagate LG DVD+RW Stock Intel Windows 7 64bit / OSX Mountain Lion 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell ST2210 + 17" IBM Das Ultimate S Antec TruePower 650W Antec P183 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Logitech MX Revolution X-Trac Ripper Objective 2 + ODAC Combo Sennheiser HD650 + Klipsch 2.1 Promedia 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 XFX HD5870 16GB G.Skill RipjawsX 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
60GB OCZ Vertex 3 + 2x TB Seagate LG DVD+RW Stock Intel Windows 7 64bit / OSX Mountain Lion 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell ST2210 + 17" IBM Das Ultimate S Antec TruePower 650W Antec P183 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Logitech MX Revolution X-Trac Ripper Objective 2 + ODAC Combo Sennheiser HD650 + Klipsch 2.1 Promedia 
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 126
Quote:
Originally Posted by Higgins View Post
Pretty sure i read a tweet from DICE that the originally stated 24 players was correct. I could be wrong though.
Hmm i read that too.

And i agree with you that falling debris is a GREAT addition
AlphaFusion
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 B40 @ 3.4 Ghz Asrock M3A785GM-LE Sapphire HD 6850 850/1050 2 GB DDR3 1333Mhz RAM 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 640 GB DVD Dual Layer Windows 7 Extreme Edition Hanns G 19" HW191D 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Illuminated Keyboard Thermaltake Purepower RX 500 Watts AeroCool PGS-V 9 Cdr-King :O 
  hide details  
Reply
AlphaFusion
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 B40 @ 3.4 Ghz Asrock M3A785GM-LE Sapphire HD 6850 850/1050 2 GB DDR3 1333Mhz RAM 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 640 GB DVD Dual Layer Windows 7 Extreme Edition Hanns G 19" HW191D 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Illuminated Keyboard Thermaltake Purepower RX 500 Watts AeroCool PGS-V 9 Cdr-King :O 
  hide details  
Reply
post #10 of 126
Quote:
Strip the game of it's hack-ability & liabilities to online players would really turn this game awesome... If they can stop the cheating this game will go down in history!

If they can't do that, then online gaming will just be like all the other Battlefield games...
Sucky...
Every online game ever made has some degree of hacking. Play on well moderated servers and you won't have to deal with it.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 XFX HD5870 16GB G.Skill RipjawsX 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
60GB OCZ Vertex 3 + 2x TB Seagate LG DVD+RW Stock Intel Windows 7 64bit / OSX Mountain Lion 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell ST2210 + 17" IBM Das Ultimate S Antec TruePower 650W Antec P183 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Logitech MX Revolution X-Trac Ripper Objective 2 + ODAC Combo Sennheiser HD650 + Klipsch 2.1 Promedia 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 XFX HD5870 16GB G.Skill RipjawsX 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
60GB OCZ Vertex 3 + 2x TB Seagate LG DVD+RW Stock Intel Windows 7 64bit / OSX Mountain Lion 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell ST2210 + 17" IBM Das Ultimate S Antec TruePower 650W Antec P183 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Logitech MX Revolution X-Trac Ripper Objective 2 + ODAC Combo Sennheiser HD650 + Klipsch 2.1 Promedia 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Video Game News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Video Game News › [B&S] More Battlefield 3 details