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E3: Multiplayer expansion for BFBC2

E3: Multiplayer expansion for BFBC2

EA and DICE have announced the first multiplayer pack for Battlefield: Bad Company 2. This will be set in Vietnam with four new maps, weapons, vehicles, unlocks, achievements/trophies. Set for a winter release on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.

Press release:


EA STORMS THE FRONTLINES WITH BATTLEFIELD: BAD COMPANY 2 VIETNAM


Guildford, UK – June 14, 2010 – DICE, an Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) studio today announced the first multiplayer Expansion Pack for the mega-hit Battlefield: Bad Company 2 where gamers will find themselves in an entirely new theatre of war – Vietnam. Fighting as either U.S. Marines or North Vietnamese Army (NVA), the hostile combat terrain of the Vietnamese jungle is brought dramatically to life via the Frostbite engine with a host of authentic vehicles and weapons with which to engage the enemy. The punishing jungles, powerful air invasions, and guerilla tactics of an unpredictable enemy deliver non-stop action in this sandbox environment, a signature design style of the award-winning Swedish studio. With more than 5M units sold, Battlefield: Bad Company 2 has been hailed as, “…a better game than Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2” by Seth Schiesel of The New York Times.

The Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam digital expansion pack takes all of the intensity, action and addictive gameplay of Battlefield: Bad Company 2 and ups the ante with enhanced persistence, new weapons, vehicles, unlocks, awards, achievements and trophies. Featuring four new maps playable in classic Battlefield modes including Conquest and Rush, Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam will be available worldwide this winter for the Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and PC. Price will be announced at a later date.

Defined by its exceedingly intense vehicular warfare, destruction, variety of weapons and huge sandbox environments, Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is one of 2010’s top selling action games. The game is available in North America and Europe for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.

E3 Teaser

All comments

Commented on 2010-06-15 01:22:34
CCR!!!
Commented on 2010-06-15 01:35:18
I remember the map they showed here...it was an ok map but a lot of sniping positions. Ahh looks like they are remaking some classic maps from Battlefield Vietnam!

HO CHIN MIN CITY PLZ!! night jungle maps FTW!
Commented on 2010-06-15 01:55:49
Finally some DLC in a game I would be happy to pay for.
Commented on 2010-06-15 09:53:46
Awesome...wait...WINTER ? Damn ;(

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