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I used to play bc2 on xbox and nobody ever played. there was barely any games going especially late at night. I am wondering if people still play it on pc? i dont want to find out that i wasted $20 because no1 plays.

So my question is how many people are there online on average for the pc version?


Also, would geting the vietnam dlc be important to be able to find a decent amount of players online?
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A lot of people still play BC2 including me. Its definitely worth 20$ I don't have vietnam, and without it there are still many people that play the regular BC2.
    
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Yeah if you can get it cheap, just picked it up about a month ago for 7 bucks on an EA blitz sale.
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over 600 normal servers currently out there.
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Absolutely. Still a fantastic game, and if you're the type to put in many hours into multiplayer FPSs, it'll hold you through the summer.
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It's $9.99 on Direct2Drive right now if you're looking to buy it.

It's definitely still worth buying, such a great game.

Also, the Vietnam expansion is not necessary. More people play the main game than Vietnam, but it's a fun break from the maps (of which there are many) in the base game.
    
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PC base is huge, and will continue to do so until BF3 releases.
 
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Id say so, I still play and never seem to have an issue finding a server. Also I think the SP is worth the 20 to play it. However since you have played it on xbox the MP is where it is at.
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Id say so, I still play and never seem to have an issue finding a server. Also I think the SP is worth the 20 to play it. However since you have played it on xbox the MP is where it is at.



The MP is pretty populated.
I filter-out the Hardcore servers since it is way to much for my liking, and I still find plenty of servers that are full or have 20+ people.

Vietnam is also pretty populated.

The SP is just plain boring, I never pasted the 2nd level lol


For $10, it's still a bargain, considering it is super-fun and will hold you over plenty until BF3 is out!
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