Call Of Duty: World At War PC MP Beta

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  1. Trolly
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    The PC Multiplayer Beta started a couple of days ago, and thankfully no limit is in place. Just go and register at Call Of Duty HQ (you'll then automatically be given your CD Key for the beta) and download the Beta Installer via one of the mirrors and you'll be good to go! Currently downloading, this should be awesome [​IMG]

    Source (And Registration Link): http://www.callofduty.com/intel/158
     


  2. Satangel

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    I'm a big fan of the CoD series, but my bandwith limit prevents me of downloading this....
    Really a shame, but I'll get the full game for sure in 2 weeks!
     
  3. Trolly
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    Trolly GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Yeeeah, I have a bandwidth limit too, but thankfully my internet's up to speed tonight. No doubt I'll suffer from it another night though. CURSE YOU VIRGIN MEDIA!
     
  4. Satangel

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    I'm still not bored with Call of Duty 2 multiplayer though, best MP shooter ever [​IMG]
    I've bought the game 3 years ago, and I still play it daily online.
     
  5. Forstride

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    I've had it downloaded since the release, but it keeps giving me errors (Not the DirectX one, but the one where it closes and says it encountered an unexpected error). I loved CoD4 on PC (Still play it), so I hope I can at least try the beta for this to see if I should get it.
     
  6. Lee79

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    I registered but can't be bothered to download, going to play COD4. Here is the Key if anyone wants it without having to register. "PC3W-U37W-9SP3-J7SA-8E63"
     
  7. da_head

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    too bad my comp can't run it...o well gettin a new one in feb so i can wait.
     
  8. Trolly
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    Trolly GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Eurgh, screwed myself over with this one. I downloaded it and now by connection's been throttled, so it's too laggy to play [​IMG]. Seems pretty much the same as CoD 4 tbh, just with WW2 stuff though (as pretty much everyone else has said aha).
     
  9. Satangel

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    That's what I always wanted tbh, a CoD 2 setting with Perks, levels and all that shit from CoD 4.
    But I have a few questions:

    Can you shoot through walls (like CoD 4?)
    What's the max. level now?
    And the main question, is the gameplay more like CoD 2?
     
  10. Trolly
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    Yep, you can shoot through walls just like in CoD 4. The max level in the beta is 40, and in the final release it will be 65. And tbh, I've only ever played CoD 2 very briefly, so i can't really comment, but it really is just the same as CoD 4 with WW2 setting!
     
  11. CockroachMan

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    Played it yesterday.. and yep.. it's pretty much CoD4 on WWII [​IMG]

    The pack of dogs thing is pretty cool thought XD
     
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    Just played 3 rounds of Team Deathmatch on it (so I can go to all the maps haha) and it's quite fun. As everyone says, it's COD4 in 1944, but it's a little more balanced (airbombing is not very frequent, and when it happens it makes cool sounds to its all good [​IMG]).

    I definitely recommend downloading it, I'll probably buy the game when it is released.
     
  13. Rock Raiyu

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    The beta is nice. I love my computer for being able to run it
     
  14. Rowan

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    it takes ages to dl
    :'(
     
  15. tinymonkeyt

    tinymonkeyt GBAtemp brat

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    i though you had to buy COD for PC :/
     
  16. Forstride

    Forstride The rudder moves when I turn the wheel

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    Yes, you do...But this is just a beta release.
     
  17. tinymonkeyt

    tinymonkeyt GBAtemp brat

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    so what happens after the BETA period?
     
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    As far as I know, there isn't a set period for the beta.
     
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    I am still enjoying STALKER so I have no time for demos (even if it is Call of Duty), not to mention my motherboard killed one of the graphics slots and single card is not so good.
    Still apparently "discovery32" upped it to usenet in a.b.dvd (call with a limit in the hundreds of megabytes brings it up in a basic search).
    Failing that:
    "discovery32 call of duty 5 - world at war (6)[01/39] - "discovery32 call of duty 5 - world at war.par2" yEnc (1/1)"

    I have absolutely no confirmation that it is the right file (sizes look correct but anyone can make a file of a given size), merely that it is there.

    There are numerous threads around on usenet so I suggest you consult one of those.
     
  20. tinymonkeyt

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    i doubt my computer can play it but im still downloading..
    i really wanna play a good FPS online w/ other people :[