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Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Frostbite » Tue Sep 20, 2011 5:08 pm

So. Who wants to join in on the PC version with me? September 29th is when the open beta drops. Finally.

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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Kimra » Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:56 pm

I have none of those devices. So I'm going with 'not me'.
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Apocalyptus » Mon Sep 26, 2011 3:47 am

What time will it be on?
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Frostbite » Mon Sep 26, 2011 4:17 pm

Well, the open beta starts on Thursday, the 29th. And goes for two weeks I believe.

But unless you got that new computer, you won't be participating.
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Apocalyptus » Wed Sep 28, 2011 3:10 am

Blast. I do have the money for one now, so I should probably figure out what components I want.
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Oldrac the Chitinous » Wed Sep 28, 2011 3:54 am

You should get one with lots of MegaRAMs.
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Apocalyptus » Wed Sep 28, 2011 3:56 am

And a 10 Meg pipe, right?

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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Felstaff » Wed Sep 28, 2011 2:16 pm

Frostbite wrote:Well, the open beta starts on Thursday, the 29th. And goes for two weeks I believe.

But unless you got that new computer EA's shitty Origin gaming platform loaded with bullshit DRM installed, you won't be participating.


I really don't want to install Origin. I have bad memories of G4WL, and, well, basically, call me a Steam fanboy, but I don't want another content delivery system on my system, especially one from the mighty soulless, untrustworthy EA.
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Eisbreaker » Wed Sep 28, 2011 8:11 pm

Make sure to get hotseat multilayer for your 10 Meg pipe.
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Re: Battlefield 3 Beta

Postby Frostbite » Thu Sep 29, 2011 1:25 pm

Felstaff wrote:
Frostbite wrote:Well, the open beta starts on Thursday, the 29th. And goes for two weeks I believe.

But unless you got that new computer EA's shitty Origin gaming platform loaded with bullshit DRM installed, you won't be participating.


I really don't want to install Origin. I have bad memories of G4WL, and, well, basically, call me a Steam fanboy, but I don't want another content delivery system on my system, especially one from the mighty soulless, untrustworthy EA.


I've already argued this way too much on The Escapist. It's just kind of depressing at this point the number of Valve/Steam fanboys who are unwilling to even give something new a chance.

I've had more than my fair share of problems with Steam, but I don't immediately call it a piece of garbage and refuse to use it any longer.

Any problem people site about Origin...Steam does the same thing. Or did the same thing when it was released.
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