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No Console in PC Bad Company 2

A thread on the Electronic Arts UK Community Forums has reaction to news that there will be no console access in Battlefield: Bad Company 2, DICE's upcoming military shooter sequel (thanks Joao). This was learned via a Tweet by DICE's Johan Andersson that said simply: "No console." Johan checks in at the end of the thread with a follow up explaining that this is to prevent hacking, and that the first Bad Company had no console either, but of course that was not released for the PC:

We have not removed a console from BC2. The simple reason is that BC1 and BC2 never have had an in-game console. Which also means that the game won't be possible to hack in this regard.

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15. Re: No Console in PC Bad Company 2 Jan 14, 2010, 20:31 Overon
 
Don't forget that there will be no publicly released dedicated servers and that there won't be any released mod tools for bad company 2 as well:

"Mod Tools: There will not be mod tools for BFBC2. However a majority of the the games logic is controlled by the server and there will be Serverside control options for the dedicated servers.

Public Server Files: We will not distribute these publicly. There are many factors for why we have decided this with the biggest factor being security & integrity of our game & Dedicated Servers."
From http://blogs.battlefield.ea.com/Default.aspx##

It's sounding more and more like a PC game every announcement. Fuck Infinity Ward and fuck DICE. They owe their beginnings to PC gamers in Call of Duty and Battlefield series and now they just fuck us. Fuck them.
 
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  1. Jan 14, 18:45 Re: No Console in PC Bad Company 2 born2expire
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  3. Jan 14, 19:03 Re: No Console in PC Bad Company 2 Surf
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  11. Jan 14, 19:45  Re: No Console in PC Bad Company 2 Sepharo
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>> 15. Jan 14, 20:31  Re: No Console in PC Bad Company 2 Overon
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