So, before finding out that the Beta for Battlefield 3 is actually a fairly old build of the final game, I have to say that the beta has been nothing short of infuriating for me, primarily because I hate, and I do mean hate, Operation Metro. The map would be a godsend for Call of Duty. But this is not Call of Duty. None of the shining Battlefield elements are in the map. No vehicles, very little destructibility, and as many CQC battles as a typical Call of Duty game. It feels like Modern Warfare with a 10 second respawn timer and a few bonuses here and there. I did not want a Call of Duty-esque experience, I wanted a Battlefield experience.
In terms of weapon handling, it feels fairly good. Definitely not zero recoil, but it makes gett…Read more >