Battlefield 3

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Oct 25, 2011 / ESRB: M

EA sued for Battlefield 3 helicopter use

By Steve Watts, Jan 09, 2012 9:15am PST

EA is facing a suit against a military helicopter manufacturer over the use of the vehicles in Battlefield 3, and has submitted an argument that the use falls under the company's First Amendment rights.


Battlefield 3 fifth 'fastest rising' search on Google

By Xav de Matos, Dec 20, 2011 8:00pm PST

Battlefield 3 was the only game to make Google's annual Zeitgeist report, increasing related search results by 1,773% between 2010 and 2011. It was the fifth "fastest rising" search during this period.


Battlefield 3 'Physical Warfare' pack now available on PC, Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2011 11:15am PST

The Physical Warfare pack for Battlefield 3 has now gone live for the PC and Xbox 360, a week later than the PlayStation 3 due to a timed exclusivity deal.


Rumor: Battlefield 2143 teased

By Steve Watts, Dec 19, 2011 11:00am PST

Battlefield 3's new Back to Karkand map pack may drop a hint of a sequel to Battlefield 2142.


Battlefield 3 video contest awarding trips to DICE

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 15, 2011 3:30pm PST

How good are you at Battlefield 3? The "Only in Battlefield 3" community video challenge tasks fans to record footage of some awe-inspiring moments during online gameplay.


Battlefield 3 Physical Warfare Pack now available for free on PS3

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 15, 2011 8:15am PST

Previously available as a pre-order bonus, all PS3 players can jump onto the PlayStation Store and download the Physical Warfare Pack for Battlefield 3 for free.


Shack PSA: Battlefield 3 'Back to Karkand' DLC invades PC, Xbox 360 today

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 13, 2011 9:30am PST

As promised--and a week after the PlayStation 3 release--the 'Back to Karkand' downloadable content for Battlefield 3 launched today on PC and Xbox 360, accompanied by a new trailer showing off its remake of BF2 map Sharqi Peninsula.


DICE updates Battlefield 3 PC server browser options

By Xav de Matos, Dec 06, 2011 6:15pm PST

To prepare for the holiday season and Battlefield 3's incoming expansion pack, developer DICE has decided to "super-charge" the PC version of the game with new server browser options.


Battlefield 3 DLC trailer tours Wake Island

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 06, 2011 10:45am PST

DICE has released a new trailer for Battlefield 3's 'Back to Karkand' DLC, showing off its remake of classic Battlefield map Wake Island. PS3 players get the DLC today, while everyone else has to wait until next week.


Massive 2GB Battlefield 3 PC patch hits December 6

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 05, 2011 2:30pm PST

A giant 2GB patch for the PC version of Battlefield 3 drops on December 6, including numerous fixes, balance tweaks, and pre-loaded data for the Back to Karkand DLC.


Battlefield 3 'Back to Karkand' DLC available next week on PS3, one week later on PC/Xbox 360

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 01, 2011 3:30pm PST

Back to Karkand, the first expansion pack for Battlefield 3, has been dated. It will be available on December 6th on PS3. As part of Sony's exclusivity deal with EA, PC and Xbox 360 players will have to wait one week before they can jump in.


Battlefield 3 marches on 8 million sales

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 30, 2011 9:00am PST

Eight million virtual soldiers have now deployed their money to the hands of merchants to buy Battlefield 3 and enlist in the virtual war, publisher Electronic Arts has revealed. If that figure were in elephants, it'd be eight million elephants.


Battlefield 3 update hitting PS3 tomorrow, Xbox 360 will 'follow shortly'

By Xav de Matos, Nov 29, 2011 5:00pm PST

A sizable patch is coming to the PlayStation 3 version of Battlefield 3 tomorrow, DICE has revealed, promising the same update will arrive on the Xbox 360 "shortly."


Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand 'Gulf of Oman' trailer teases drivable bulldozer

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 28, 2011 9:00am PST

As Battlefield 3's 'Back to Karkand' downloadable expansion bears down upon us like a tank or jet or some other fast machine of war, DICE has released a new trailer showing off the remade 'Gulf of Oman' map, and teasing a terrifying vehicle.


Battlefield 3 PS3 now getting free BF1943

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 28, 2011 6:00am PST

PlayStation 3 owners of Battlefield 3 will receive a voucher for a free download of Battlefield 3 after all, EA has revealed.