EA announces Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Limited Edition
Interesting news for Battlefield lovers: EA just announced a limited edition with six special gameplay unlocks that give players a tactical advantage on the battlefield.
Limited Edition for the price of the standard one: Hurry up, Battlefield guys. He is the snippet:
DICE today announced a Limited Edition release of Battlefield: Bad Company 2[...]. The Limited Edition game features six special gameplay unlocks that give players a tactical advantage on the battlefield from the minute they fire up the game. Available while supplies last, the Limited Edition version of the game will be sold at the same price as the standard version of the game with participating retailers in North America on March 2, 2010 and in Europe on March 5, 2010.
The Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Limited Edition delivers six special customizations early to give players a day one advantage in multiplayer matches. Four vehicle warfare unlocks will immediately enhance the Battlefield: Bad Company 2 best-in-class online vehicle warfare experience, delivering extra firepower, radar, and armor for the vehicles. Additionally, the tracer dart attaches to any enemy vehicle and allows RPG-toting teammates to track, lock on, and destroy their adversary. Seasoned veterans of Battlefield 1943 will be able to immediately re-acquaint themselves with two classic and highly powerful weapons, the M1A1 submachine gun and the M1911 pistol.
The full list of six unlocks are as follows:
Four vehicle warfare unlocks
• Improved Vehicle Armor - An up-armor package is mounted on all vehicle types, decreasing the effect of both explosive and penetrating warheads, significantly improving vehicle survivability.
• Supreme Vehicle Firepower - Additional weapon packages are mounted for the driver of all armored vehicles, greatly expanding the range of targets the vehicle can successfully engage and destroy.
•Vehicle Motion Sensor - Use this electronics warfare package to locate enemy units in direct proximity to the vehicle.
• Tracer Dart Pistol - This magnetic dart attaches to any vehicle surface, allowing squad members to track, lock on, and fire rockets onto moving targets even beyond line of sight.
Two classic Battlefield 1943™ weapons
•M1A1 Submachine Gun - Reliable but heavy this classic weapon is a powerful force in the hands of any Battlefield veteran.
•M1911 Pistol - Highly customized M1911 are favored for its dependability and the power of its large .45 caliber round.
EA announced some time earlier that the military game will be released in early March 2010. In Bad Company 2 the crew has to fight through snowy hills, thick jungle and dusty cities. Weapons and vehicles have to be used wisely. the game is based on the latest edition of the Frostbite Engine which had already attracted attention in Bad Company 1.