Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Beta - Screenshots, server problems and user opinions
The Beta of Battlefield: Bad Company 2 has been released. Although the download and game servers are overstrained, we have some first impressions from users for you.
Just recently the high anticipated beta of Battlefield: Bad Company 2 has been released. Users are already reporting problems with download servers or even faked downloads - so it is recommended to use the official download list on the Battlefield website - where you can find the following announcement:
We are experiencing extremely high traffic to www.battlefieldbadcompany2.com/beta at the moment. In case you could not enter the site, here's more info for you on where to download your PC Beta Client.
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In our German forum the users have already published their first screenshots from the Bad Company 2 Beta. You can find some of them in our picture gallery below. The shots show for example which achievements, weapons, gadgets specials can theoretically be unlocked. According to the first reports DirectX 11 is not working in the Beta, PC Games Hardware is going to check that as soon as possible.
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Beta: User opinions
By now the users had some time to play the Bad Company 2 Beta and give their feedback. We have summarized a few of the most frequent and important pieces of information. As expected most users have connection problems because of insufficient server capacities. The Destruction 2.0 system that has been integrated into the engine is quite popular though, because you can destroy almost anything in the game - without exaggerated performance disadvantages. Nevertheless the users also report that the Beta is what it is: a test version. Bugs and problems should be reported to the officials of course so they can deal with them until the final version of Bad Company 2 is released.