X360, PS3 Thursday, September 6, 2007 | 1:33 AM

Images of Bad Company

Images of Bad Company

Electronic Arts gives it all and releases screenshots of all their end-2007 games. There's some really good stuff here, and we begin with the very promising Battlefield : Bad Company.


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Commented on 2007-09-06 01:47:55
Holy sh t. If these are all actually from gameplay, this may be the "Cleanest" looking game I have ever seen. I mean just look at the textures. Motion blur would only ruin this game.
Commented on 2007-09-06 01:57:53
Looks very good.. I hope it has MP though because a BF without MP is useless imho....
Commented on 2007-09-06 02:01:31
AWESOME
Commented on 2007-09-06 02:02:14 In reply to Inflatable
Posted by Inflatable
Looks very good.. I hope it has MP though because a BF without MP is useless imho....
It does.
Commented on 2007-09-06 02:22:21 In reply to Inflatable
Posted by Inflatable
I hope it has MP though because a BF without MP is useless imho....
its a Battlefield game... thats pretty much all there is to say.

really looking forward to this one.
Commented on 2007-09-06 02:36:59
Not really a traditional BF game, this one focuses much more on SP.

Looks really really great.
Commented on 2007-09-06 03:26:52
Based on the trailer of the game found in the forums at this link... I think these look more like target renders, rather than what the game will actually look like. Something fishy is going on here.

http://www.gamersyde.com/forum_8_22272_1_en.html

PS3 or 360 screenshots here being shown here or what?
Commented on 2007-09-06 03:28:56 In reply to Dre_realla
Posted by Dre_realla
Holy sh t. If these are all actually from gameplay, this may be the "Cleanest" looking game I have ever seen. I mean just look at the textures. Motion blur would only ruin this game.
LOL come on dude ... this is EA we're talking about here ... E FREAKING A!

They are notorious for putting out bullshots.
Commented on 2007-09-06 03:33:03
Snoopers said this on NeoGAF "Looked exactly like this during the realtime demo."

Sounds like it's not bullshots, besides AA
Commented on 2007-09-06 04:16:03 In reply to Inflatable
Posted by Inflatable
Looks very good.. I hope it has MP though because a BF without MP is useless imho....
It will have MP--but we need to stop pretending that it's not just Modern Combat 2. Not that there is anything wrong with that, as a lot of people really enjoyed MC.. but the game isn't the BF that many people know/love.
Commented on 2007-09-06 04:51:29
love it, great lookin indeed. If it looks like this when released then sold!
Commented on 2007-09-06 08:45:57 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
It will have MP--but we need to stop pretending that it's not just Modern Combat 2. Not that there is anything wrong with that, as a lot of people really enjoyed MC.. but the game isn't the BF that many people know/love.
This is a LOT more than Modern Combat 2. This will be a REAL SP mode, not just playing against bots. Plus this adds a lot more features, like fully destructible environs...
Commented on 2007-09-06 08:48:09 In reply to Jigen
Posted by Jigen
This is a LOT more than Modern Combat 2. This will be a REAL SP mode, not just playing against bots. Plus this adds a lot more features, like fully destructible environs...
But the gameplay will feel bland like Modern Combat... And that doesn't come close to the quality of BF2
Commented on 2007-09-06 08:50:21
why wouldnt these be real? they dont look unbelivable, quite normal screenshots, touched up in photoshop in the electronic arts manner, should be good.
Commented on 2007-09-06 08:54:59 In reply to Jigen
Posted by Jigen
This is a LOT more than Modern Combat 2. This will be a REAL SP mode, not just playing against bots. Plus this adds a lot more features, like fully destructible environs...
The class design resembles MC, and that's what makes it MC2. Destructible environments aren't exactly a proven gameplay mechanic either.. nice idea, but how it actually impacts the game has yet to be seen.

The class design is what concerns me most, not single player, or destructible walls and foliage.. and that is what essentially makes it the sequel to MC. There are stories and characters now? Okay, even less like the BF I love :P

I'm not saying it will be a bad game--or even that MC was a bad game. But as a fan of BF2, it's a little disappointing that they're taking the franchise in this direction instead of focusing on its core. DICE has let me down big time in post game support, and with 2142.. which also isn't a bad game but could have been so much more. I hope they're working on winning me back over with the inevitable BF3.
Commented on 2007-09-06 08:59:38
looks great.
Commented on 2007-09-06 09:34:33
Looks alot better then cod4, cant wait Battlefield rocks!
Commented on 2007-09-06 10:04:16
Don't know if anyone has checked out the newest trailer, but it was hilarious. Graphics were nice, could use some polish, but it was explicitly stated to be early gameplay footage.
Commented on 2007-09-06 11:01:14
is bad bad or bad ............... nice grenade :)
Commented on 2007-09-06 11:50:21 In reply to Shaka
Posted by Shaka
Looks alot better then cod4, cant wait Battlefield rocks!
Haha good joke! :)
Commented on 2007-09-06 15:38:50
Sorry, but Shaka is right, but that's because BF has it's own feeling and way of playing it. I'm so gonna play this with my buddy, he's crazy about BFMC2.
Commented on 2007-09-06 16:10:14 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
Haha good joke! :)
i agree ahah ... Cod4 looks amazing , Halo3 will be brilliant not genius but i really do think the biggest suprise to most ppl but not me will be TF2 , which in my eyes will be the best MP FPs out.
Commented on 2007-09-06 16:24:13 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
It will have MP--but we need to stop pretending that it's not just Modern Combat 2. Not that there is anything wrong with that, as a lot of people really enjoyed MC.. but the game isn't the BF that many people know/love.
Please say it isn't so! :(
I'm really looking forward to this. I hope to get a deep multiplayer. As much as i am enjoying CoD4 Beta, it's still too run and frag, not much teamwork and strategy as good old BF2 (and 2142 of course).
If its not this one, hell then it will be TF2 (i already scrapped QW:ET from my list after playing the beta...)
Commented on 2007-09-06 16:25:16
Oh, and by the way. Bull shots or not (yeah right, can you say 16xFSAA?) these images are really top!
number 2 and 6 o.O
Commented on 2007-09-06 19:08:13
Posted by FireWire
But the gameplay will feel bland like Modern Combat... And that doesn't come close to the quality of BF2
How can you know what the gameplay will be like yet? The game is coming in 08 right? MC felt like a quick and dirty way to profit with the Battlefield IP on consoles, this feels like they're making more effort...
Posted by GriftGFX
The class design resembles MC, and that's what makes it MC2. Destructible environments aren't exactly a proven gameplay mechanic either.. nice idea, but how it actually impacts the game has yet to be seen.

The class design is what concerns me most, not single player, or destructible walls and foliage.. and that is what essentially makes it the sequel to MC. There are stories and characters now? Okay, even less like the BF I love :P

I'm not saying it will be a bad game--or even that MC was a bad game. But as a fan of BF2, it's a little disappointing that they're taking the franchise in this direction instead of focusing on its core. DICE has let me down big time in post game support, and with 2142.. which also isn't a bad game but could have been so much more. I hope they're working on winning me back over with the inevitable BF3.
What aspect of the class design are you talking about?

Anyways, the 'main' Battlefield IP is one of multiplayer only, class based, with vehicles, crappy bots and horrible single player. MC was a 'real' Battlefield game, just not a very good one.

If anything, you should be upset that this is yet another game that takes an IP in a completely different direction, for the sake of sales alone (put a big name on a game). I think this one has lots of potential, but it will be very different from the 'real' Battlefield games.
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    Tinks yeah I haven't enjoyed it much at all tbh (22 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX If people were looking for a fresh experience it wouldn't be TitanFall 2. That's their whole problem. I don't think TitanFall 2 would have been "huge" in the Spring. (39 minutes ago)
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    Tiz I still don't get why people have a problem with cosmetic loot boxes. (41 minutes ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts released alongside BF and CoD games. Though even then I would still save it for a year without a new BF, so it would only go against CoD. (52 minutes ago)
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    Sdarts They forgot TF1 didn't make a big splash after launch, but if TF2 was released like I said, it would most likely been a huge hit and then the franchise would have been known enough for a TF3 to be (53 minutes ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts had already played BF1 and CoD:IW/MW for hundreds of hours and were looking for a new fresh experience. Really, really horrible decision to launch it alongside BF1 and CoD, plus in the busiest period. (55 minutes ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts It might have to do with that momentum I mentioned earlier. When I think of TF2, I can't even imagine how sussceful it would be if launched in March, April or May. Would also get all the players who (57 minutes ago)
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