Battlefield: Bad Company 2 allows all users to purchase and browse DLC (Downloadable Content) through the in-game store. Four map packs have been released through the store. VIP Day One Map Pack was released on the games release date, March 2, 2010, VIP Map Pack 2 was released on March 30, 2010, VIP Map Pack 3 was released on June 9, 2010 and VIP Map Pack 4 was released on July 7, 2010.
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 offers an in-game store where players can browse and purchase DLC. The feature is new to the Bad Company franchise as it did not appear in the first of the series.
The store can be accessed through the main menu and appears as one of the tabs. Xbox and PlayStation users can purchase themes and exclusive videos with the use of Microsoft Points or by adding funds to the PS Store wallet.
VIP Map PacksEdit
To add to the game's already expansive multiplayer, DICE periodically released VIP Map Packs, containing two maps on new game modes. These maps are free of charge for those who have entered a valid VIP code, or have bought a code from the in-game store.
Seven VIP Map Packs were released until DICE halted support on the game:
VIP Map Pack 1Edit
Map Pack 1 was release on the date of the game's release and features two new maps:
VIP Map Pack 2Edit
Map Pack 2 was released on March 30, 2010 and features two revised maps, allowing them to be played both on the Conquest game mode and Rush.
VIP Map Pack 3Edit
Map Pack 3 was released in June 9, 2010 and features two new squad-based maps:
VIP Map Pack 4Edit
Map Pack 4 was released on July 7, 2010, and features new variants of two of the most popular maps in the game, as well as few new vehicles.
VIP Map Pack 5Edit
Map Pack 5 was released on July 28, 2010, and features revised versions of two of the game's winter maps:
VIP Map Pack 6Edit
Map Pack 6 was released on August 18, 2010, and features two more squad-based maps:
VIP Map Pack 7Edit
Map Pack 7 was released on December 1, 2010. Unlike the first six VIP Map Packs, this map pack features four maps. Two of them have been updated from the first Bad Company game due to their popularity. The other two have been brought over from the game's singleplayer campaign, albeit with a few differences.
- Main article: SPECACT
SPECACT is a small DLC pack that added the option for players to wear a new outfit for their kits, as well as the four final weapons of each kit to be included with a camouflage relative to the map they are playing on.
- Main article: Onslaught
Onslaught is a new co-operative DLC game mode that mixes the Conquest game mode and Rush into a squad-based battle. Up to 4 players can fight limitless AI-controlled players for control of three flags, with each flag capture unlocking the next base in turn.