Battlefield 3 patch 1.04 release date for PC, additional patch notes

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The long-anticipated patch v1.04 was released for the PS3 on 3/27. Previously, I listed a summary of the changes. The PC patch will release on 3/29/12. Update: patch is now live and is 1.5GB in size. The Xbox 360 patch date has not been announced, but I think we’ll see it within a week.

Some of the unlisted changes which are rumored to be included (thanks, Reddit users):

  • Suppression effect has been increased noticeably
  • Stinger/IGLA is now [Read more…]

Battlefield 3 beta and early access release dates

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As posted on the official EA blog, we have a release date for the beta!

The open beta starts Thursday, September 29th and will be available to everyone.

Those who have preordered from Origin or purchased Medal of Honor: Limited Edition will have early access to the beta on Tuesday, September 27th.

The beta will be available to play until Monday, October 10th.

Battlefield 3 release date for PC, Xbox 360, and PS3

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EA has confirmed Battlefield 3 will release worldwide on October 25th, 2011 for all three platforms.

A platform-wide beta will be offered on September 11th. This will be an open beta, available free of charge.

Check out the official gameplay trailer below.