New Battlefield 3 screens released to whet your appetite for war

More than a dozen new screens for EA and DICE's anticipated shooter Battlefield 3 have been released, and yes, they look pretty. The upcoming shooter has definitely piqued the interest of our community due to its use of the new Frostbite 2 engine, which miraculously makes war a much more appealing affair than it really is.

Battlefield 3 uses the FIFA animation engine, for more realistic movement

Battlefield 3 is set to launch on October 25 for the PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. I recently went hands on with the PlayStation 3 version of the game and enjoyed the intense infantry action, despite some graphical flaws.

War might be hell, but it sure does look pretty

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