Gamescom 2011: Battlefield 3 has co-op, balls-out multiplayer

Expectations for the upcoming Battlefield 3 were already through the roof, but somehow the fine folks at DICE keep upping the ante. Yesterday it was announced that the game would feature co-op. This will not only feature campaign missions, but also different co-op modes with a competitive twist that allows players to compete for high scores. You can see the co-op demo from yesterday’s EA conference below:

Of course, Battlefield will also feature a robust multiplayer component, and the trailer released yesterday is absolutely bonkers. Explosions, effing jets, and then some more explosions are the running theme, and you can view and weep with the footage below: