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Battlefield 3 in 18 images

Battlefield 3 in 18 images

Electronic Arts put online 18 images from the developpement of Battlefield 3 showing some lighting scenes, destructions and artworks.

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Commented on 2011-04-08 19:44:08
i think we can all agree this one looks rubbish visually
Commented on 2011-04-08 19:58:36
I was playing BF:BC2 singlepayer yesterday (PC), and this doesn't look that much better. That doesn't mean that it doesn't look amazing though.
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:13:32
Can't wait to have this game on my new build!

2x GTX 580s in SLI
i7-2600k
3x 27" Monitors

I'm going to be in love!
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:24:49
I cant wait too for my new build:

3x GTX 580 Extreme Generation SLI
i7-2600k Genesis
3GB of DDR333
CrossfireX Enabled Graphics
Ultra Performance 1866Mhz Memor
8 GB of 1866 MHz memory3
5x 55" Class Viera GT30 Series Full 3D

Gonna be insane!!
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:26:08
Imagine ghost recon and grit redone without been touched balance and map wise, except these visuals...

*drools*

looks nice :)
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:27:56 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Posted by IRAIPT0IR
I cant wait too for my new build:

3x GTX SLI
i7-2600k Genesis
3GB of DDR333
CrossfireX Enabled Graphics
Ultra Performance 1866Mhz Memor
8 GB of 1866 MHz memory3
5x 55" Class Viera GT30 Series Full 3D

Gonna be insane!!
If you are going to buy new graphics card, I recommend nVidia sli. I have 2 HD6950 in crossfire, but I'm getting very irritated by the bad and slow driver support. Mainly crossfire profiles are lacking big time.

But it is nice to see that people are investing in new pc's to play pc games again.
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:29:15
"aj som fan" hehe
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:36:03 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
@Iraiptoir: I see you were joking, no?
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:41:02 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
@Iraiptoir: I see you were joking, no?
:D

:P
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:46:03
Hopefully the MP is much better than BC2 and overhaul it.
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:53:19 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
i think we can all agree this one looks rubbish visually
Could I just confirm we're looking at the same game here? Granted a couple pics looks they could use some AA, but what I'm seeing are beautiful images. I only wish I were playing on a PC, both for the player cap and visuals. Maybe I'll have my gaming quality comp by the time this comes out.
Commented on 2011-04-08 20:58:12
^^ sarcasm dude.
Commented on 2011-04-08 21:02:42 In reply to bleachedsmiles
@bleachedsmiles
I don't agree, go check your eyes...
Commented on 2011-04-08 21:04:31 In reply to ManThatYouFear
Doesn't translate well in text, and I don't 'know' many of the posters here that well yet. Mah bad. Regardless, beautiful freaking game.
Commented on 2011-04-08 21:07:05 In reply to Estabon89
Posted by Estabon89
Doesn't translate well in text, and I don't 'know' many of the posters here that well yet. Mah bad. Regardless, beautiful freaking game.
hell if its not we should twat him lol
Commented on 2011-04-08 21:15:46 In reply to ManThatYouFear
Very true, very true. Question about one of the pics as well, the one with all the bubble/balloon looking things floating in the air: the clearly the first in the series is before final textures and lighting are applied, and the last pic is sort of a finalized version, but what do those balls represent? Something to do with the lighting or particle effects? Can't recall seeing anything like that at the moment, just wondering. :P
Commented on 2011-04-08 21:20:18
Already got a six core 4 GHz CPU so I am just gonna upgrade my GPU for this game. Will probably get a 6950 or a 7850 (if its released by November 2011)
Commented on 2011-04-08 21:28:56
So when are they going to show console version. I am not getting gtx580 or even a 300$ gfx card
Commented on 2011-04-08 22:37:20 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Like my PC! XD
Commented on 2011-04-08 22:56:26 In reply to Estabon89
Posted by Estabon89
Very true, very true. Question about one of the pics as well, the one with all the bubble/balloon looking things floating in the air: the clearly the first in the series is before final textures and lighting are applied, and the last pic is sort of a finalized version, but what do those balls represent? Something to do with the lighting or particle effects? Can't recall seeing anything like that at the moment, just wondering. :P
The balloons are indeed the light sources next to the global lighting.
Commented on 2011-04-08 23:34:28
Nice tools there aswell.. But they are never gonna release those to the public offcourse, because godforbid anyone makes free mods or custom maps.. That would seriously threaten DLC sales..
Commented on 2011-04-08 23:35:42 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
If you are going to buy new graphics card, I recommend nVidia sli. I have 2 HD6950 in crossfire, but I'm getting very irritated by the bad and slow driver support. Mainly crossfire profiles are lacking big time.

But it is nice to see that people are investing in new pc's to play pc games again.
Really? 6950 scaling murders SLI.. That's a discouraging impression as I was intending on buying two HD6950's very soon.
Commented on 2011-04-09 00:30:18 In reply to Inflatable
Posted by Inflatable
Nice tools there aswell.. But they are never gonna release those to the public offcourse, because godforbid anyone makes free mods or custom maps.. That would seriously threaten DLC sales..
While I won't say you're wrong, it's much more possible with Frostbite 2.0 than the engine's previous iterations. From my understanding, 1.5 processed content in a somewhat odd manner, and needed a variety of expensive peices of hardware (servers, etc.) for the pipeline to run properly. Supposedly, 2.0 is much more streamlined. Also, part of the reason no mod tools were released with BF:BC2 was that 1.5 and 2.0 are different enough that the work creating a tool kit for 1.5 wouldn't be able to be carried over into 2.0, and as a result they didn't want to put the effort into. To me, that sounds like they specifically wanted to focus on making a tool kit for 2.0.
Commented on 2011-04-09 00:53:22 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Since we're posting our pcs here

i7 990x @ 4.3 ghz
2x MSI GTX 580 lightning
6 gb Mushkin PC16000
256 gb Kingston SSD Now V+

I'm ready for this baby.
Posted by IRAIPT0IR
I cant wait too for my new build:

3x GTX 580 Extreme Generation SLI
i7-2600k Genesis
3GB of DDR333
CrossfireX Enabled Graphics
Ultra Performance 1866Mhz Memor
8 GB of 1866 MHz memory3
5x 55" Class Viera GT30 Series Full 3D

Gonna be insane!!
Heh.
Commented on 2011-04-09 01:57:23
Old pictures... I want something new EA!!!!
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