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New screenshots of Battlefield 3

New screenshots of Battlefield 3

EA and DICE have dropped 9 new screenshots of Battlefield 3 that shows the Operation Guillotine mission and the multiplayer map Caspian Border.

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Commented on 2011-09-16 01:06:16
doesn't look as graphically perfect as it was originally shown, but still fantastic nonetheless. I really hope I get the money for an upgrade on my computer, as I been waiting for so long for a true Battlefield game
Commented on 2011-09-16 01:06:51
ok, is this the 360 / ps3 or pc version ???

or do we have to guess
Commented on 2011-09-16 01:11:33
PC version obviously. I wish my 360 would allow for that visual splendor haha.
Commented on 2011-09-16 01:29:19
This is clearly the 360 version, PS3 is not capable of that kind of graphics.
Commented on 2011-09-16 01:56:27 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Posted by IRAIPT0IR
This is clearly the 360 version, PS3 is not capable of that kind of graphics.
this is clearly running on Avatar, the Dark Knight is inferior
Commented on 2011-09-16 02:10:48
i cannot wait to play this game and blow some shit up.
Commented on 2011-09-16 02:12:00
My first thought is that these come from one of the console versions of the game because of the downgrade in visuals, but then I noticed that the resolution of these shots is 1080p, which the console versions will most definitely not natively run at. So either it's the PC version of the game and the visuals aren't as amazing as initially expected or these are pre-rendered from the console version of the game at a higher resolution.

*Disclaimer* I could be way off lol
Commented on 2011-09-16 02:46:32
pix 4 and 7 are of omfg quality... and wutz that at the bottom of the clip on the m4??
Commented on 2011-09-16 02:50:01
Beta is suppose to come but it will be like demo since the game release date is less than 50 days now
Commented on 2011-09-16 02:54:24
looks better in motion

Screen shots are so 1998
Commented on 2011-09-16 03:43:01
First couple shots look like console screens, but the rest are def. PC. Love the third and last shots especially. I like how you can almost tell a story by looking at some of the screens.
Commented on 2011-09-16 03:46:43
These are directfeeds from the PC version is my guess.. Because they are so scharp you can tell "flaws" much easier then in some grainy video or indirect feed.. Also remember that games always looks better in motion..

The consoleversions look more grainy because of the lower resolution with less to no AA .. That graininess plus you sitting further away from the screen will hide a lot of the flaws..

Personally I prefer the PC version easily.. Much better graphics (higher resolutions, AA and DX11 support), bigger maps, and better suited controls.. It's no competition for me really.. These are also the games I'm willing to upgrade for and spend another 300-400 euro's on a new videocard..
Commented on 2011-09-16 05:50:04
From Kotaku:
"If you're expecting this to look like the PC version, or even close to it, you'll be disappointed. It's clear the console versions won't come near the kind of fidelity the PC in 2011 is capable of. But that's OK, and totally understandable: the PS3 is, after all, 2006 hardware.

What I liked about this mission's visuals, then, is the decision deveopers DICE took with what they were going to compromise. The PS3 version is jaggy, noticably and unavoidably so, but what it loses in clarity it makes up for with the full range of effects. All the smoke, fire and clouds of dirt that bring the game world to life were there and looking great, and at the end of the day if things have to compromised then that's the way I'd like it to shake down.

Better a jaggy and exploding world than a clear and sterile one!"
Commented on 2011-09-16 09:10:54 In reply to mustacio
Posted by mustacio
doesn't look as graphically perfect as it was originally shown, but still fantastic nonetheless. I really hope I get the money for an upgrade on my computer, as I been waiting for so long for a true Battlefield game
I have to agree with you on that one, especially the first SP footage of the guy getting out of the Hummer and then running down that alley.

@IRAIPT0IR You should be whipped for that naughty comment! ;)
Commented on 2011-09-16 10:32:10
Not as mind blowing as the trailers, but still impressive. It shows how different the game is in action with all the stuff going on around you, and flat screenshots.
Now it's waiting for MS and Sony to play the beta.
Commented on 2011-09-16 10:35:42
Today we'll get to see the second part of Operation Guillotine mission, these are just an appetizer. :P
Commented on 2011-09-16 14:49:41
If i didnt blow all my money on lap dancers and hookers i'd be able to afford a PC to run this game :(
Commented on 2011-09-16 15:18:01
Damn it, I got friends on both sides so I will probably get this for both my PC and 360. oh my poor wallet.
Commented on 2011-09-16 15:45:07 In reply to Zarsky
Posted by Zarsky
Today we'll get to see the second part of Operation Guillotine mission, these are just an appetizer. :P
and then what's for dessert?
Commented on 2011-09-16 16:17:31 In reply to acechoppa
Posted by acechoppa
and then what's for dessert?
The BETA!

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