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Battlefield 3: Armored Kill gets new gameplay trailer

Battlefield 3: Armored Kill gets new gameplay trailer

Depending on who you ask, Battlefield 3 is the game to beat when it comes to military shooters. There's just one tiny problem: while Activision and Treyarch have really stepped it up with their Modern Warfare 3 DLC offerings, EA and DICE have been falling behind with Battlefield 3's. Sure, we've got Back to Karkand and Close Quarters, but those didn't really add anything that plays to the grand scale we know Battlefield is capable of. Enter Armored Kill, which takes the battle from cramped indoor locations and moves it to sprawling outdoor arenas that are perfect for some vehicular combat.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: March 30, 2012

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: March 30, 2012

This week we're getting to a point where the new iPad has seen its initial run of insane popularity and we're easing back into news about all other things electronics. That said, it appears that there's quite a bit of shakeup in the rest of the industry over the past few weeks, a lot of items coming to a head in the past 24 hours. Over at Foxconn in China, the FLA is investigating and subsequently making workers mad at their findings - less overtime for you! T-Mobile is being punched in the stomach over some un-asked-for ads in the status bar and SEGA is seeing one gigantic loss in their most recent earnings call. Meanwhile BlackBerry isn't doing so well either.

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Three Battlefield 3 expansions announced for 2012

Three Battlefield 3 expansions announced for 2012

This year you're going to be pumped up to the max if your favorite video game is Battlefield 3, not because the game is just awesome in and of itself, but because three new expansions for the game are coming out before this year's end! Each of them are set to bring you a whole new level of pain, their name describing just such a reality: Close Quarters, Armored Kill, and End Game. Will you be able to resist dropping a bit more cash on each new installment?

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Online Multiplayer Gaming Is the Bane of My Existence

Online Multiplayer Gaming Is the Bane of My Existence

Over the last couple days, I’ve been playing Battlefield 3, a game that Electronic Arts said prior to its launch, could go head-to-head with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and win. But after playing through the majority of the single-player campaign, I can tell you without any reservation that it can’t do anything of the sort. In fact, Modern Warfare 3 has a much, much better single-player experience.

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Do you suck at Modern Warfare 3? Hire a virtual bodyguard

Do you suck at Modern Warfare 3? Hire a virtual bodyguard

The multiplayer components of popular shooters like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Battlefield 3 are fierce. New players are often mercilessly slaughtered by veterans, and moving from the single-player campaigns to the online arena can be a traumatizing experience. So, what's a dedicated player with low self-esteem and some spare Great British Pounds to do? Hire a virtual bodyguard to cover your back.

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Battlefield 3 sells 5 million copies in week one, breaks EA record

Battlefield 3 sells 5 million copies in week one, breaks EA record

Battlefield 3, the latest from EA's military shooter game franchise, launched last week and has since sold a record 5 million copies worldwide, generating more than $300 million in estimated revenue. It has become EA's fastest selling title in the the company's 29-year history, outselling the combined week one sales of all previous 17 Battlefield games.

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Levetron Mech4 modular gaming keyboard rejects spills and noobs

Levetron Mech4 modular gaming keyboard rejects spills and noobs

We've all been there. An all-night session of Team Fortress 2 or Borderlands. An epic raid in World of Warcraft. A no-holds-barred, winner take all showdown in Yu-Gi-Oh Online. If you're in the bad habit of spilling your over-caffinated gaming fuel all over your expensive inputs, then AZiO's Levetron Mech4 keyboard might just be for you. Its spill-proof drainage design is a lot like high-end Lenovo Thinkpads, allowing you to power though a Level 4 Sprite disaster and keep racking up the headshots.

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Battlefield 3 out now: are you buying in?

Battlefield 3 out now: are you buying in?

It's time for the long-awaited next step in the evolution of modern combat in the Battlefield series, this time set along the border of Iraq and Iran as well as several remote locations in the direct sequel to 2005's Battlefield 2, here simply called Battlefield 3. The game was released today, or this morning, rather, depending on how ravenous you were or are in anticipation of playing the game, and is able to run on Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and EA Mobile has even confirmed that there's an iOS port out there somewhere in space. Though we've heard that the game works exceptionally well on the PlayStation 3, you've got to know in your heart that the desktop version will bring you the highest amount of action.

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Battlefield 3 aims to push limits on PS3 hardware

Battlefield 3 aims to push limits on PS3 hardware

Those of you waiting for the PlayStation 3 version of the next big bad war game Battlefield 3 will be glad to hear that its creators are not only bringing the game to the PS3 for certain (if you did not know, that is,) they're also having to push the limits of the console to bring it. And bring it they shall, DICE developers letting the world know that both the PS3 and the the Xbox 360 versions will be competitively polished to keep up with the PC version, the PS3 version in particular getting a double dose of optimization.

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Battlefield 3 competition to give away $1.6 million

Battlefield 3 competition to give away $1.6 million

The massively popular Battlefield gaming franchise is getting ready to launch its 3rd installment 3 it's about to get even more epic. Electronic Arts and Virgin Gaming are teaming up to create the "largest console video game competition in gaming history." And the prize money they're preparing to give away to hardcore BF3 gamers totals a whopping $1.6 million.

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Battlefield 3 Hitting Stores on October 25th with demo in September

Battlefield 3 Hitting Stores on October 25th with demo in September

Details are just being revealed that the upcoming and hotly anticipated game from EA Battlefield: 3 will be hitting stores October 25th. Just announced at E3 2011 EA also stated that the multiplayer demo will also be starting in September. Battlefield 3 should ride on the huge success that Battlefield 2 brought when it was so extremely popular following Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 being so similar to the previous release. Battlefield 3 will feature the new Frostbite 2 engine and has some amazing graphics, as well as audio enhancements to make it feel all the bit more realistic.

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