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  Watch Video Donya Fortress is the second new map to be shown off from the Close Quarters downloadable content pack for Battlefield 3 and is a small, vertical focused level designed for confined, frantic gameplay. Like Ziba Tower, you ca...   read
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Live show: Battlefield 3 with Bloodspray on Mash Tactics

Today is going to be very special for Mash Tactics. King Foom is firing off in Battlefield 3 on Xbox 360 with the one and only, Jon Bloodspray. Bloodspray is an OG in the Dtoid forums, a verified "Legendary Dtoider", and a new addition to D...   read

 
 
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Join Dtoid RIGHT NOW for an Xbox LIVE Community Playdate!

[Update: We're live RIGHT NOW! Come join us!] That's right! Tomorrow at 8 PM Eastern, Destructoid will be hosting its first ever Community Playdate on Xbox LIVE! Four of the most talented soldiers from the Dtoid Community will join staff me...   read

 
 
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Friday Night Fights: Destructoid vs The World!

Tonight's the night! Starting at 8 PM Eastern, Destructoid will be hosting its first ever Community Playdate on Xbox LIVE! You've been reading about it for decades now, so I won't bore you with all the details yet again. Just remember that ...   read

 
 
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  Watch Video I’ve played about 20 minutes of Battlefield 3. I was with some friends and they handed me the controller during a multiplayer match. We were playing on a TV from the early 90’s that would occasionally, randomly,...   read
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[Update: Some new info has been added to each expansion pack, plus we've added a new image.] Last night, DICE revealed three new upcoming downloadable content packs coming to Battlefield 3. The first of the new packs is calle...   read
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Possibly the best Battlefield 3 kill, part two

Remember the guy who performed that amazing rocket launcher kill after diving out of his jet? Well he's back with another amazing -- and lucky -- kill after diving out of his jet yet again. I literally screamed out loud "F*CK YOU!" from di...   read

 
 


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Good news for Battlefield 3 players; DICE has released the first in what looks to be a month-long series of updates. So far, update 1.03 has fixed voice chat issues that PS3 players have been dealing with since launch. W...   read

 
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EA using First Amendment to keep helicopters in BF3

Electronic Arts has filed a preemptive lawsuit against aircraft manufacturer Textron, hoping to invoke First Amendment laws and justify the use of real-life helicopters in Battlefield 3.  Three helicopters appear in the game -- the AH-...   read

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Kingdom Hearts 3D & Star Wars: TOR

Hey guys! Here's our last regular episode of The Destructoid Show of 2011! We're still gonna have episodes going up next week, but this is the last one that's our usual news-related journalism-program TV format. Today's topics included the...   read

 
 
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You may not be aware of it but EA just took a 2.7 GB dump on your hard drive. Within the latest patch for Battlefield 3 lies its first expansion Back to Karkand (B2K, brah!) Far less ambitious than the Vietnam expansions of the series’ past, B2K is an effort at mixing some old maps (all taken from Battlefield 2) with some new tech and ideas.   read
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Neato! Google's most searched gaming terms in 2011

Google has released its 11th annual Zeitgeist lists of the most popular and fastest rising search terms. They're a lot of fun to look through, and some of the results are pretty surprising. You're going to sh*t when you see what the ov...   read

 
 
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Possibly the best Battlefield 3 kill you will ever see

Yeah, going to be really hard to top this. There's an extended version showing more of the battle so you know it's not faked. Also, that's some really damn great piloting skills. Bravo, RendeZook. Video game moment of the year nominee [Red...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 3 patches only available via Origin

Gamers who wanted to patch Battlefield 3 using standalone files are in for a disappointment, with EA confirming that Origin will be the only way to update DICE's shooter.  EA recently served a sizable 3.6GB patch for the game, and...   read

 
 
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The DTOID Show: EA lawsuits, NFL Blitz, & new releases

Hey gang! It's Monday again, so here's The Destructoid Show. (Seriously, I have completely run out of ways to introduce episodes.) Today, we talk about the week's releases, EA getting sued for being jerks again (seriously, I hate to k...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 3 DLC trailer Strikes at Karkand

A lot of Battlefield fans wet their pants at the news of the "Back to Karkand" DLC pack for BF3 which includes a selection of maps, vehicles and weapons from Battlefield 2. This newest trailer for the pack focuses entirely on the Stri...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 3 may turn you into an animal murderer

In case you've somehow forgotten how mind bogglingly odd PETA are, they've been kind enough to jump up and down, shouting nonsense in hopes that you'll pay attention to them again. Continuing their confused crusade on behalf of animals, the...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 3's showing off Back to Karkand

EA has released the trailer for the Battlefield 3 Back to Karkand expansion pack, and it's looking pretty explosive.  The expansion's going to feature 4 new maps along with new weapons and vehicles.  Classic Conquest Assault is s...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 3 sells 5 million copies in first week

Only a week after its launch, EA's internal estimates say that Battlefield 3 has sold over 5 million units worldwide, becoming the fastest selling game in EA's history. EA's Executive Vice President, Patrick Soderlu...   read

 
 
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TtWaV teaser: Battlefield 3 Vs. Modern Warfare 3

[Talking to Women about Videogames is a series where Jonathan Holmes talks to different people who are women about the biggest videogame news of the week for some reason.] Some people had strong feelings about Jim Sterling's o...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 3 online passes not working

Electronic Arts has admitted that a number of consumers who bought Battlefield 3 on the Xbox 360 are unable to play the game online because the included online pass does not work. This news comes on top of a problematic launch filled with r...   read

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Battlefield 3, Skyrim, and Rim Jobs.

Hello, my special lil' people! It's Wednesday, and that means another Destructoid Show episode. Because we always record on Wednesdays. Duh. Today, Tara runs down the bullet points of Jim's Battlefield 3 (get it? Because guns shoot bu...   read

 
 
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PC as lead platform made Battlefield 3 better on consoles

In a recent interview with PC Gamer, Battlefield 3 executive producer Patrick Bach said that “Our biggest benefit for the console has been that we’re leading on PC. It has forced us to push the limited technology of console...   read

 
 
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[Update: Contest over! Winners are Jack8274, Kryptinite, Katherine Leigh McHugh, PirateGuy, Lekku, tangyrobot, Duuuude, and Aequitas!] The big new release this week is Battlefield 3 and we have eight codes for the game to giv...   read

 
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Deal North: The last chance to buy something for yourself

I love the holiday season, but I'll be damned if there isn't something every year that I want to buy myself, but can't because it could be a gift that someone already bought me. As it's already late October, we're getting near that cutoff d...   read

 
 
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