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if you gotta go free, go alien swarm.
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complaining about a free to play game and comparing it to a payed game....
Its freaking free!!! They are not going to put a whole lot of time into making the game in the first place.
    
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Of course it won't be completely free. Did anyone really think there wasn't going to be a micropayment step involved?
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How many of you bothered reading the whole article? The main point is made on the second page. The problem is, you get an advantage over other players by paying, which payments would cost you more than if you bought the game right out.

So its unbalanced unfairly towards rich people.
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I stopped playing halfway through the beta. I'm glad I did.
same, I only played it once, said "oh, cool game" and never played it again
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Or just pick up a copy of BF2 for $5.
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For me, I wait for BF3,
    
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I gave my BF 1 away as it can't be played w/W7. Maybe this free version can? I loved that game. BF 2 is great too but...
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How many of you bothered reading the whole article? The main point is made on the second page. The problem is, you get an advantage over other players by paying, which payments would cost you more than if you bought the game right out.

So its unbalanced unfairly towards rich people.
See above post. ^
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post #20 of 43
I played the game the Beta launched. I mean I was so early on the scene, there was only one server online and like 8 people on it. It was funny but because of the glitches, I quit. BC2 Vietnam is way better
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