Battlefield 3 PC patches locked to Origin

Friday, 9 December 2011 05:30 GMT By Brenna Hillier

EA and DICE have told Ausgamers that there are no plans to release PC patches for Battlefield 3 outside of Origin. After a recent 3.6GB patch, fans had requested the updates be released as stand-alone files to allow for faster, unmetered download speeds from ISP-hosted mirrors, but to no avail.