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Fri, Oct 28, 2011 | 12:52 BST
Battlefield 3 launched in Europe at midnight last night, ending a period of heavy promotion for EA’s largest game of the year.
Tue, Oct 25, 2011 | 00:25 BST
With Battlefield 3 launching in the US tomorrow, we publish 40 minutes of game boss Patrick Bach fielding questions from the community winners and journalists from VG247, Eurogamer and Rock, Paper, Shotgun.
Fri, Oct 21, 2011 | 15:09 BST
The Battlefield 3 launch trailer has been released, including plenty of plot details and looks at new environments. It’s very cool.
Tue, Oct 04, 2011 | 19:00 BST
VG247 reader Colin Gallacher played the Battlefield 3 beta on PC, wrapped up his thoughts and recording HD video of the beautiful shooter in action. He’s potentially a little better at it than Pat.
Fri, Sep 30, 2011 | 04:53 BST
This is it, soldier. No more deals, promos and pre-buys. The Battlefield 3 multiplayer beta has gone completely open on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
Thu, Sep 29, 2011 | 07:52 BST
Following on from our first take on the now-live Battlefield 3 beta yesterday, Patrick Garratt reports on attacking and defending gameplay before the test goes fully open tomorrow.
Thu, Sep 22, 2011 | 06:31 BST
DICE welcomed VG247 readers Colin Gallacher and Chris Hockey in Sweden earlier this month to play some Battlefield 3 co-op. Here are Chris’s impressions of the trip and the game.
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 | 08:55 BST
We took VG247 readers Colin Gallacher and Chris Hockey to DICE in Sweden to play some Battlefield 3 co-op, and wanted to know what they thought. First up, it’s Colin.
Tue, Sep 06, 2011 | 14:36 BST
Battlefield 3′s September beta won’t be a cosmetic affair, and will result in changes for day one patches and Battlelog right up to launch. Head below for audio of DICE devs talking about the beta, confirmation of “hundreds” of changes being made to the game based on the alpha and everything we know about the beta so far.
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 | 07:13 BST
Will BF3′s solo-play match its online component for quality? VG247 speaks to the head architect of Battlefield 3′s single-player campaign on its tone, length, commitment to sensitivity and more.
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 | 08:11 BST
Battlefield 3 executive producer Patrick Bach has told VG247 that, while the shooter’s PC version is graphically “better” than its console siblings, gamers should stop worrying about the console editions.
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 | 17:31 BST
Patrick Bach, Battlefield 3′s executive producer, has told a roundtable interview at DICE’s offices in Stockholm that gaming’s next big thing “is not 3D, for sure.”
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 | 18:06 BST
Faith no more? Don’t bank on it. Repeated suggestions that Mirror’s Edge will return have been compounded today by DICE creative boss Lars Gustavsson refusing to count out more from the first-person fan-favourite.
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 | 12:39 BST
We’ve just been on a studio tour of DICE in Stockholm, Sweden, and we’re going to get to play a PS3 co-op mission of Battlefield 3 this afternoon. This afternoon we’re also interviewing Lars Gustavsson, DICE’s creative director, and studio head Patrick Bach. We’ve got readers Chris Hockey and Colin Gallacher with us: they won a competition to come on this trip earlier this month. We’ll have some content up for you as soon as we can.
Some pictures below the break.
Thu, Aug 11, 2011 | 23:52 BST
Tue, Aug 02, 2011 | 07:51 BST
Seriously: enter this and win the chance to travel with us to DICE’s headquarters in Stockholm later this month. Real guns are involved.
Mon, Jun 20, 2011 | 05:52 BST
DICE has confirmed both console versions of Battlefield 3 will run at half the frame rate of the PC offering.
Thu, Mar 24, 2011 | 08:14 GMT
Presentations at the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo have revealed new snippets of intel on Battlefield 3, including the scaling down of the console versions and improved melee gameplay mechanics.
Wed, Mar 02, 2011 | 07:39 GMT
Mon, Jan 03, 2011 | 09:15 GMT
DICE rendering architect Johan Andersson has laid down the law regarding Battlefield 3′s system requirements, and those final pockets of Windows XP resistance are faced with an ultimatum: upgrade, or forget about playing one of the biggest shooters of the decade.