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Battlefield 2143 hinted at in Back to Karkand DLC

Good news for Battlefield fans, bad news for Mirror’s Edge fans. If the above image is anything to go by, it looks like the success of Battlefield 3 and EA’s aim to reclaim the FPS crown may be driving them … Continue reading

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Battlefield 3 banned in Iran

This was probably inevitable, but EA’s Battlefield 3 has just been banned from sale in Iran. The only real surprise is that the it took a month for it to happen. The ban is no doubt centered around the single-player … Continue reading

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Battlefield 3 getting patch to nerf supernova flashlights

Battlefield 3 is a damn fine game, although I neglected to mention one annoyance in my review — those goddamn flashlights. You see, many guns in the game can have a tactical light attached to them, and you can shine … Continue reading

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Need for Speed dev: Frostbite 2 a “class-leading” engine, “really easy to work with”

One of the goals set with Battlefield 3’s impressive Frostbite 2 engine was to create an in-house engine that could be shared with other EA developers across different genres. The first non-BF3 game to use the engine is this week’s … Continue reading

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NPD: Battlefield 3, Batman dominate October sales

Several major releases kicked off the holiday game rush in October, and they all met with a good amount of success. However, it was two titles that towered above them all — according to the NPD, Battlefield 3 sold “just … Continue reading

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PETA slams Battlefield 3 for “sadistic” rat killing

I recently reviewed Battlefield 3 (like, super-recently) and within my critique of the game I talked about how I agreed with critics that the single-player campaign was completely unremarkable. Apparently the animal rights group PETA firmly disagrees, by taking perhaps … Continue reading

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Battlefield 3 Review

Since the release of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, the video game market has been flooded by droves of me-too copycats looking to topple Activision’s baby, and EA has played a significant part in doing so. Two Battlefield: Bad … Continue reading

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Battlefield 3 ships 10 million units, sells 5 million in first week

Gamers have been waiting for Battlefield 3 with bated breath, and first weeks sales aren’t just encouraging — they’re downright staggering. First week numbers have been crunched, and they’re sure to please the suits over at EA. In just seven … Continue reading

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