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Originally Posted by jebus101 View Post
my roflcopter goes soi soi soi soi

If in fact you are right...(which you're not because, BF3 will not be a port) DICE have just witnessed Crytek being disemboweled by the PC community for doing a dodgy port.

Therefore they would be crazy not to put in the time & effort to make a PC version as close to perfect as possible.
This made me lol
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GTech, s-x & thingamajig

If in fact you are right... DICE have just witnessed Crytek being disemboweled by the PC community for doing a dodgy port.

Therefore they would be crazy not to put in the time & effort to make a PC version as close to perfect as possible.

I understand where you're coming from & I hate console ports as much as the next person.. however.. if we can't have faith in Battlefield 3 then what do we have left?
I wouldn't quite say they were disembowled. And after all, why would they care once they got their profits from the console market?

If they want to abandon the PC market, let them. That just leaves room for better to take over.
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anybody up for some bc2 to pass time ?
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i suppose no dx11 in a 2011 game is decent? crytek = sellouts.
I agree that Crytek may have sold everyone out on what they promised, but saying no dx11 in a 2011 is basically uncalled for or not decent? Just doing a quick search looks like only about 8-10 games this year will have some sort of DX11 in them. DX11 won't be common till consoles can do it.....sad, but true. You can't say just cause there is no DX11, it won't be good.

I hope this is not a bunch of BS and hope they don't overhype it. I'm looking forward to the game, but that doesn't mean I will put off everything else till then. Gotta play something for the next 7-9 months.
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post #35 of 71
Learn from the mistakes of Crytek. Just shut up, develop the game and release it.
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Originally Posted by Lefty67 View Post
They said they fixed this with BC2?

BC2 is still a terribly broken console port. I dont see how BF3 is going to be any different
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Dont buy into this story. Of course they will say **** like this to get the PC gamers on their side. It's all about marketing the game, and its all bull****. By now you people need to learn that all these companies care about is money. Sure they may be porting the game from pc to the consoles, but consoles are where the $$$ is at. They dont care about us, we are just numbers, and if PC dev costs < PC revenue money then they will just lie to us and pretend they are sorry. Dont be sheep.
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Eh, all this sounds familiar...

Crytek/Crysis 2, anyone?

Pfft, i'll believe it when i see it.

This is a business and like any business it's in it for the money, people are being far too gullible.

Right now the only title i'm looking forward to getting my hands on is Shogun 2.
Again with this ignorant nonsense?

I guess these gameplay videos they've released recently have all been complete fabrications. The real game is just hidden in the back room somewhere, and nobody has seen it yet. Excuse me for not condemning a developer because of what EVERYONE ELSE does.
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Make it the best one out there. That is all.
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Frostbite engine is scary...

I set my expectations low for 2.0.
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There aren't even rear sights on the damn guns in the videos for BF3...

So the real question is are companies actually not turning a profit from games developed for PC, or are they just all retarded?
    
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I wouldn't quite say they were disembowled. And after all, why would they care once they got their profits from the console market?

If they want to abandon the PC market, let them. That just leaves room for better to take over.
Crysis 2 (so far) hasn't exactly been a smash hit with consoles either... it's basically a multi-platform fail.

All I can see are the big devs leaving pc, without anyone taking over.

I never had faith in EA or Activision to do right by PC gamers & really didn't enjoy the first Crysis.

The only large developers who seem to be making games I want to play are Blizzard & Dice.
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