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Battlefield 3 U.S. Preorder Bonuses

Various U.S. retailer have revealed their preorder bonuses for Battlefield 3, DICE's upcoming military shooter sequel. In addition to the Back To Karkand DLC that accompanies all preorders: Preordering from GameStop will get players the Physical Warfare pack, which includes the DAO-12 Shotgun, a Flash Suppressor, Type 88 LMG, and Flachette [sic] Ammo. Preordering from Amazon entitles players to an exclusive Dog Tag Pack for multiplayer play. Finally, preordering from Best Buy comes with an exclusive SPECACT Kit with "8 multiplayer weapons and uniform skins free." Thanks James via BF3Blog.

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25. Re: Battlefield 3 U.S. Preorder Bonuses Aug 2, 2011, 09:07 Retired
DangerDog wrote on Aug 2, 2011, 03:47:
InBlack wrote on Aug 2, 2011, 03:43:
So....this game sounds more and more like an MMO....Will we have to grind to unlock the AK-47?

Probably not the AK, but yes I'm sure there will be lots of grinding to be had to unlock weapons.

BFBC2 only took a few hours to unlock damn near all the weapons - and even then the majority of stuff isn't worth using. I am sure the same will be said with BF3.

The leveling is just a way to keep people interested - I haven't seen any bearing on ability to play in ANY of the BF games - nor CoD for that matter.

1[Basically because I was a latecomer to the game, I had to ENJOY getting my ass kicked because I had inferior weapons...

After about a month of playing I got most of the unlocks I wanted and then the game was pretty good. But yeah...
That would just be your inability to adapt. I find myself kicking ass anytime I prestige or even in BF games I rarely use the higher up weapons. I don't agree with the "my weapons aren't as good as yours so I suck" argument. It is lame.
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