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Honestly even 80 players would be insane. Would be nuts to think of 100v100 massive clashes in an urban environment with all the wonderful weapons and vehicles
post #152 of 285
it worked in M.A.G., whynot bf3?
post #153 of 285
For some reason i remember a post like this years ago when BF2 was coming out...
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I want a map the same size as just cause 2 and 10,000 respawns per team, I want to sit down and play for 7 hours. I want snipers that can take down a humvee from a mile away with an excellent shot to the engine. I want tires to explode and people to scream when legs get blown off. I want air battles, ship battles and ground battles all in one map. I want a game truly epic.
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Im down
They have to build epic servers
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damn it would be realistic but i dont know how playable it would be would sure like to try it out though... tons of fun
    
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I do agree that 128 players could just create total chaos. I think the only way this could remotely work would be VERY large maps, respawn times being modified for both players and equipment and possibly a reduction in damage taken per shot.

Face it when you double the amount of players you double or triple the amount of stuff flying around. Players will be dying A LOT faster. Ever play a match that was so over balanced that the second you spawn your dead? Yeah not fun.
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Just because >64 doesn't seem fun doesn't mean they should exclude us from being able to run it :/ They should add a separate line in an .ini somewhere to let us enable it and host out own >64 player servers just so that we can at least try it out.

However this is only a minor complaint because I think they are doing a great job with this game.
what makes you think it wont be unlockable? that is basically what they are implicating. they are drawing more attention to the power of the engine but won't endorse more than a 64 player game to be balanced. doesn't mean we can't hit the switch.
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it worked in M.A.G., whynot bf3?
DICE's spokeperson guy or whatever he is on twitter said that the reason is that MAG "looks horrible" but "BF3 doesn't."
MAG might not be the best looking game on planet earth but it certainly doesn't loose on the scale size.
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post #160 of 285
Maybe they will release the game with the 48 player servers for now. Then down the road a couple years once most players can play the game on high settings and hardware is more powerful they will release a 256 player pack for servers.
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