Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Battlefield 3

Battlefield 3: End Game DLC now available for PS3 Premium members

Battlefield 3’s final DLC pack, End Game, is now available for Premium members on PSN. The drop will be available for Premium 360 and PC players on March 12, and for non-Premium members on March 19 for PS3 and March 26 for 360 and PC. Whew. The pack includes four new season-inspired maps, a new dirt bike, two AA vehicles, a new dropship, five new assignments, and the return of both Air Superiority and Capture the Flag.

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Battlefield 3: End Game details, screens released

Battlefield 3 (360, PC, PS3) End Game Screens Announcement - Screenshot 1

Some new screens have been released for the Battlefield 3 digital add-on End Game. Set to launch this March, End Game will include not only four new season-inspired maps but also a new dirt bike, two new anti-aircraft vehicles, a new dropship, the return of Capture the Flag and Air Superiority, five new assignments, and 16 new dog tags.

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Battlefield 3 Premium Edition, Armored Kill DLC now available

Battlefield 3 Premium Edition (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

EA has released Battlefield 3 Premium Edition, a new all-in-one version of Dice’s popular action title. The $59.99 shooter includes the game, all current and upcoming DLC (in the form of Premium Membership), such as the new Armored Kill pack with its six new vehicles and new Tank Superiority mode, and the Multiplayer Head-Start Kit.

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E3 2012 – EA: Dead Space 3, Battlefield 3 Premium, and more

Dead Space 3 (360, PC, PS3) Announcement - Screenshot 1

EA covered most their major franchises today, with news about the future of Dead Space, a reimagined Need for Speed, a new program for Battlefield 3, and the Medal of Honor Warfighter Limited Edition pre-order extras.

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Battlefield 3: Close Quarters in-game shots released

Battlefield 3 (360 PC PS3) Close Quarters DLC March Screenshots - Screenshot 1

EA has released some new screenshots from the upcoming Battlefield 3 DLC Close Quarters. The infantry-centric pack will feature destructible environments, where everything from the furniture to the plaster is ready to explode into tiny bits, with teams struggling through rubble and debris. Close Quarters will also include four new maps, 10 new weapons, including the M417 sniper rifle and L86LSW machine gun, 10 new assignments, and five dog tags.

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Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand dated for consoles, PC

Battlefield 3 (360, PC, PS3) Back to Karkand November Release Date DLC Announcement - Header

Battlefield 3′s first DLC expansion, Back to Karkand, has been officially dated for a December 6 release on PS Network and December 13 on Live Marketplace and Origin. The $14.99/1200 MS Point pack includes eight maps, two modes, three vehicles, five dog tags, and ten weapons. A few of the maps and modes are some of the franchise’s fan favorites making a return in the Frostbite 2 engine.

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Battlefield 3 – Back to Karkand DLC shows off the goods

Battlefield 3 (360, PC, PS3) Back to Karkand DLC November Screenshots - Screenshot 1

Battlefield 3′s first expansion, Back to Karkand, will be coming in hot this December with—deep breathe—three new maps, five new dog tags, three new vehicles, including the F-35B STOVL jet fighter, ten new weapons, and a new persistence system. To get everyone ready to revisit Wake Island, Gulf of Oman, and Sharqi Peninsula, EA will be periodically sending out some new shots, a few of which hit today.

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Battlefield 3 a go, now available for 360, PC, and PS3

Battlefield 3 (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

After a very active public multiplayer beta, Battlefield 3 is ready for primetime. The DICE-developed squad-based shooter is now available for the 360, PC, and PS3. Sporting the Frostbite 2 engine, Battlefield 3 features destructible environments along with all of the jeeps, jets, tanks, and airplanes needed to turn the environments into piles of debris—okay, that might be going too far. Battlefield 3 also introduces the Battlelog, a social network service that double as a stat tracker.

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Battlefield 3 wants you to check your six, and some new screenshots

Battlefield 3 (360, PC, PS3) October Screenshots - Screenshot 1

Battlefield 3′s October 25 release date is almost here. To get everyone prepared—well, aside from the beta and all—EA has revealed more screenshots from the single-player campaign.

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Battlefield 3 Multiplayer Beta launching next week

Battlefield 3 (360, PC, PS3) MP Beta Announcement - Screenshot 1

Battlefield 3′s October 25 release is closing in, but action fans looking to get a jump on the multiplayer will be able to try their hand at a multiplayer beta on September 29. The beta, which will be available for the 360, PC, and PS3, will include access to the Operation Metro map, where two teams will compete in Rush Mode and battle it out in the streets of Paris. The Battlelog, the free social network that will keep track of friends and stats, will also be open to beta testers; the network will be accessible through PC, consoles, and handheld devices. Additional info about the beta is available on the official site, while those wanting to keep up with the game’s progress—and score an in-game M1911 pistol and some badges—can check out the EA Gun Club.

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