The Battlefield 2 Website
details on plans for a version 1.03 patch for Battlefield 2, expected around the
end of August. Here's an outline of planned changes:
Towards the end of
August, we will be releasing a new patch, 1.03. This patch is currently underway
and will undergo thorough testing before it goes out to avoid the problems that
have occurred in the past. There are over 140 fixes and improvements in this
patch. Here are just a few of them:
Server and Client performance improvements.
Improved Server Browser - added Favorites and History
Point-farming prevention - game will stop
Support/Medic/Engineer point farming exploits.
Squads - locked squad leader will get a message if someone
wants to join.
Many HUD improvements - see the names of others in your
vehicle, zoom level changing depending on vehicle, map zoom depending on map
setup (16, 32 or 64 player map) etc.
Teamkilling changes - the logic of how teamkills are
tracked will be changed.
Gameplay tweaks - the way transport helicopters work will
Additional scoring changes - players who destroy an enemy
commander's assets will be given points.
There are many, many more fixes that will be included in the patch but were
looking forward to everyone moving to 1.03 to get the best BF2 experience out
there on a level, cheat-free playing field.