Battlefield 3 (abbreviated: BF3 ) is an ego-shooter , which was developed by the computer game manufacturer DICE and published on October 27, 2011 by Electronic Arts . It is the direct successor to the 2005 published game Battlefield 2 . Battlefield 3 is the first game developed on the basis of the in-house graphics engine Frostbite 2 . As a successor Battlefield 4 was released on October 31, 2013.
The game consists of a single and a multiplayer mode, both playing in the near future. In the single player campaign, the player takes on the roles of various military personnel of the US and Russian armed forces. In multiplayer, Russia and the US are in a war. The players fight either for the Russian army or for the US Marine Corps.
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The campaign plays in 2014: The United States fought with military means the terrorist organization PLR (People’s Liberation and Resistance; freedom and resistance of the people ) near the Iran-Iraq border.
The game starts with a US Navy raiding a train in New York. When this is overwhelmed, followed by a flashback in the form of a video sequence in which eight hours before Sergeant Blackburn, a US Navy, is interrogated by two CIA agents, with the aim of finding out as much as possible about a terrorist attack in New York . They show him the image of a man whom Blackburn can immediately identify: his name is Solomon, who, according to Blackburn, wants to commit a terrorist attack on New York. The agents then question him about Operation Swordbreaker .
Looking back, Blackburn is being played on the Iraqi-Iranian border nine months before the interrogation. His unit is sent on a mission to find and evacuate a missing US patrol. The company ends in disaster: Although his team despite several skirmishes can find the decimated team and ensure, but is attacked by enemies, in the evacuation surprised by a strong earthquake and buried under debris. Blackburn wakes up hours later from his unconsciousness and realizes that most members of his unit have been killed or taken prisoner by the PLR. He manages it together with a teammate and other Marines, using a V-22 Ospreyto flee the city and get through enemy lines to a US base. In the meantime, the PLR are gaining more and more influence in Iran , forcing Americans to send a larger force of marines to invade Iran to avert the new threat.
In addition to the co-op mode, there is online the well-known multiplayer mode. This can be played with up to 24 players on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles and with up to 64 players in the PC version in different game modes with different goals.
In Battlefield 3, there are a large number of different game modes, both in their mission objectives, number of different parties that compete against each other and the weapons and vehicles that can be used.
- OS: Vista Service Pack 2 32-bit
- Processor: 2GHZ Dual Core (Core 2 Duo 2.4GHZ or Athlon x2 2.7GHZ)
- Memory: 2GB RAM
- Hard drive: 20GB
- Graphics card AMD: DirextX 10.1 compatible with 512MB RAM (ATI Radion 3000, 4000, 5000 or 6000 series, with ATI Radion 3870 or higher performance)
- Graphics card Nvidia: DirectX 10.0 compatible with 512MB RAM (Nvidia GeForce 8, 9, 200, 300, 400 or 500 series with Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT or higher performance)
- Sound card: DirectX compatible
- Keyboard and mouse
- DVD ROM drive
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How to install Battlefield 3
- Click on Download Battlefield 3
- Download the game file via the mirror you are directed to – make sure your internet does not disconnect during your download. How long the download takes depends on your internet speed connection.
- Run the game setup and install it in your desired directory – make sure you choose a drive which has enough space for the game.
- Launch the game using your desktop shortcut.