Battlefield Hardline Confirmed

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  1. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo Tom BombaDadlo

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    I forgot

    Earlier today, there was a rumor going around that Visceral Games was developing a new Battlefield game, and EA has officially confirmed it with a page on the official Battlefield website indicating a reveal on June 9th. Whereas other Battlefield games were all about wars and the military, it looks like this game will break the trend and introduce a "Cops and robbers" type-gameplay.

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  2. BORTZ

    BORTZ Tired of being the good guy

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    ...I am willing to give it a try. Just as long as I get my conquest battle type again someday.
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  3. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

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    I knew the folks at EA liked their "Payday", but this is ridiculous!
  4. emmanu888

    emmanu888 6 years and still going strong

    Jan 25, 2009
    About cops and robbers ? Maybe this is what the FPS genre needs right now instead of (insert military shooter here)
  5. GameWinner

    GameWinner Take your heart

    Jun 14, 2009
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    Cops and robbers sounds like a unique change. Will keep an eye out during E3 week.
  6. chavosaur

    chavosaur Austin Trujillo

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    Interesting, I'll give it a go~ I like battlefield.
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  7. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    Though I actually did not mind it hopefully this will be more Payday and less Kane and Lynch 2. I do have to wonder how it might work with counterstrike.

    That said modern military type games always seem to skew towards the special forces/police in all but name type modes anyway (contrast say Rainbow Six: Vegas and some of the SWAT games) so this is probably closer to a minor thematic shift anyway. However if this can mean they stop trying to clone COD (usually at not inconsiderable cost) and do their own thing then more power to them.
  8. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

    Nov 27, 2006
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    So fast after the release of BF4, they really feel confident. This must be a separate project, in no means a competitor of BF4. I'm sure BF4 will keep getting DLC like planned.
    Happy to see this really, Battlefield is an excellent series
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