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Battlefield 3 teased with Jay-Z track

Battlefield 3 teased with Jay-Z track

Electronic Arts and DICE have realised this teaser trailer of Battlefield 3 featuring a song by Jay-Z called “ 99 Problems". The full TV spot is set to air on September 26th.

Problems Gameplay Teaser

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Commented on 2011-09-23 21:26:30
A music so retarded it makes me not wanting to spend money on this. Dice went full retard, sheesh.
Commented on 2011-09-23 21:28:14
ridiculous, löl
Commented on 2011-09-23 21:35:53
I dont listen to crap.
Commented on 2011-09-23 21:38:19
its crap but funny

i got 99 problems and the bitch (cod) aint one.
Commented on 2011-09-23 21:38:25
looked pretty good...I had the audio turned off
Commented on 2011-09-23 22:32:39
A trailer to advertise a trailer...damn thats hot lol
Commented on 2011-09-23 22:44:28
haha wtf?! That so didn't fit the trailer in any shape, more like some bad Youtube music video.

But hey this is EA marketing, remember Medal of Honor and Linkin Park? ugh
Commented on 2011-09-23 22:46:37
They should go with "I got 99 problems but COD aint one..." that would be better haha
Commented on 2011-09-23 23:37:05
I have already witnessed the full version of this :P
I was at the EuroGamer Expo in London yesterday and got to see it before the rest of the world at the Battlefield 3 Developer Session with Karl-Magnus Troedsson, the VP & General Manager at DICE.
I must say I felt quite privileged and the full version is quite something to behold, maybe it was just the sound system and cinema display but oh well.

I don't like Jay-Z or that sort of music but it did look and sound pretty cool I guess, EA's mainstream marketing for you.

and they do add a sneaky jab at COD in there ;)
Commented on 2011-09-23 23:40:32
HATE JAY-Z!!!!!!!!!!!! but i love the guy who produced that track, total LEGEND <3

Other than that, wack!
Commented on 2011-09-24 00:04:59
Trailers like this can only cause harm to the promotion of Battlefield 3. Screw you Jay-Z.
Commented on 2011-09-24 00:58:00
Nothing wrong with the track,lol.

It's all about the game.

This game destroys every other fps/mp game there is.


COD will die a mighty death.
Commented on 2011-09-24 01:36:17
Surprised there isn't more 'can't spell crap without rap' derpy derpy doo.
Commented on 2011-09-24 02:16:46
...someone was drunk when they OK'd this one
Commented on 2011-09-24 02:38:18 In reply to TheFuriousOne
Posted by TheFuriousOne
...someone was drunk when they OK'd this one
Yeah, reminds me of the awful COD eminem trailer. Odd choice indeed.
Commented on 2011-09-24 02:47:34
The game is set mostly in the middle east, I take it? So what's wrong with having some kind of music from that region? Honestly, every time rap is used for this sort of thing is just completely cringeworthy.
Commented on 2011-09-24 07:45:05
They should've used this instead:
Commented on 2011-09-24 08:20:27
The moment I read 'Jay-Zed', I knew not to download this. Thanks for the warning.
Commented on 2011-09-24 14:34:02
Isn't Jay Z a voice actor in Gears of War 3 as well? What the hell?
Commented on 2011-09-24 15:31:20 In reply to VN1X
Posted by VN1X
They should've used this instead:
I hope you're serious cause it would make it so much funnier.
Commented on 2011-09-24 16:11:13 In reply to Logion
Nope. He isn't.
Commented on 2011-09-25 01:57:52
What´s up with the hatred? This is not Youtube here. Leave please.
Commented on 2011-09-25 21:54:17
Meh, think people need to broaden their musical horizons. Love this track.
Commented on 2011-09-25 22:55:46
They should just use their own music tracks from the game and nothing else.
Commented on 2011-09-25 23:59:20
I'm not into rap heavily either, but it's really not as bad as it your all making it out to be.
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