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Battlefield 3: New Screens

Battlefield 3: New Screens

Here's 15 new Battlefield 3 screenshots in glorious 1080p quality. The screenshots are from the first mission of the title singleplayer campaign, set in the Middle East.

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Commented on 2011-03-15 17:56:39
Ok I admit...that looks good.
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:03:01
It has a little touch of the Killzone look. hasn't it?
Reminds me of the first Killzone Trailer
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:11:12
Hope this engine is used for more interesting games.
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:23:59 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
Hope this engine is used for more interesting games.
Mirrors Edge 2? *drools*
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:35:04 In reply to digi_matrix
One thing that I keep thinking looks odd in the pictures and videos of BF3 is the players thumb on the rifle. It just looks realy odd. Some games make first persons look really odd on guns.
Posted by mtvgoldenboy
It has a little touch of the Killzone look. hasn't it?
Reminds me of the first Killzone Trailer
I wouldn't call it the "killzone" look. But I see what your saying; the industrial colours(desatured colours) and lighting.
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:42:23 In reply to b0vril
I think it has a similarity to when I first saw Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter 1/2 trailers and the HUD/Markers used in those.

But never could get into those style games...
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:57:05
Wow look at the textures on that gun. Phenomenal. I want to play this game. I love the animation in campaign mode. I don't think its realistic to expect the same level of animation in MP, but SP will be a treat.
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:57:13
Looks alright.
Commented on 2011-03-15 18:58:54
I'm impressed
Commented on 2011-03-15 19:05:43 In reply to UkHardcore23
Posted by UkHardcore23
Mirrors Edge 2? *drools*
Oh god yes.
Commented on 2011-03-15 19:33:45 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Posted by digi_matrix
Hope this engine is used for more interesting games.
There are no more interesting games.
Commented on 2011-03-15 19:48:09
is this the PS2 version?
Commented on 2011-03-15 19:48:11 In reply to mtvgoldenboy
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Commented on 2011-03-15 20:05:01
looks better in motion
Commented on 2011-03-15 22:33:18
It should looks more sharp for a PC game.
Commented on 2011-03-15 22:40:04 In reply to Doom_Bringer
Posted by Doom_Bringer
looks better in motion
yeah. kinda underwhelmed by it in screens tbh. in motion it looks amazing tho.
Commented on 2011-03-15 22:52:34 In reply to Doom_Bringer
Posted by Doom_Bringer
looks better in motion

In motion is something incredible, this screens just doesn't seem right to me.
Commented on 2011-03-15 23:01:55
They need to find someone else to take the screenshots.
It's like they just randomly picked stuff out of a folder full of screen dumps and used some auto compression on them.

Commented on 2011-03-16 00:15:36
yea I agree with plumb! these shots are terrible
Commented on 2011-03-16 11:59:46
At least these shots don't show the floating gun like the video =)

I agree with the "it looks better in motion" crowd but thats not really a problem as games are rarely at a standstill anyway.
Commented on 2011-03-16 13:03:31
I hate to admit it (as is everybody eventually-who has a console), but the console versions will look good, but not as sharp as the gameplay videos they first showed.

Not sure if you guys are familliar with PC's at all, and what graphics cards and CPU's are at their most current state, but they ran that demo with the highest priced intel chip, and two of nVidia's newest graphics cards (the graphics cards also have some sort of physics processing capabilities BTW)...each of those graphics cards run for 500 dollars a piece.

Fact of the matter is, they are not done making the all, and by the time they are, there will be both new processors and graphics cards available, to which the game will probably require to run flawlessly.

PS-The game demo they showed ran at 30fps. Do you all understand what type of power is required to run a game 2x that, at 60fps...of this caliber? I do. Prepare to break your bank, or be somewhat salty with your console version. Ill get it for Xbox, if it looks good graphics/gameplay wise, but it will more than likely be the difference between Crysis 2 DX11, and Crysis 2 on 360 (Huge).

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