Battlefield: Bad Company 2

PC, XB360, PS3, IPHONE / Action / Release: Mar 2, 2010 / ESRB: M

Battlefield: Bad Company being turned into action comedy TV series

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 08, 2012 1:00pm PDT

DICE's Battlefield: Bad Company series will be turned into an "hour-long action comedy" executive produced by John Eisendrath


EA rep explains company president spoke 'broadly' in promising Battlefield 4

By Xav de Matos, Nov 09, 2011 4:00pm PST

EA president Frank Gibeau was quoted as revealing the fate of the Battlefield franchise, and EA responds to our questions.


DICE shows Battlefield series visual evolution

By Steve Watts, Oct 25, 2011 4:15pm PDT

DICE's Johan Andersson walks us through the Battlefield series and how DICE has iterated on visual improvements, culminating (so far) with Battlefield 3.


Battlefield: Bad Company 2 PC patch ditches DRM this Wednesday

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 20, 2011 2:15pm PDT

A new PC patch for Battlefield: Bad Company 2 hits this weekend, bringing fixes and DRM-removal.


Battlefield 3 has over ten times the unlockables of Bad Company 2

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 05, 2011 3:15pm PDT

It looks like virtual soldiers--particularly those fond of unlockable content--will have plenty of swag to keep them coming back to Battlefield 3.


PlayStation Store offers El Shaddai demo, DLC sales

By Steve Watts, Jun 08, 2011 10:18am PDT

This week's PlayStation Store downloads include demos for El Shaddai and Dungeon Siege 3, game downloads of New Adventure Island and Soldier Blade, and discounts on Assassin's Creed titles, Bad Company 2, and Warhawk.


DICE Cancels PC Editions of Battlefield 1943 and Bad Company 2 'Onslaught' DLC to Focus on BF3

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 03, 2011 12:30pm PST

After a long and foreboding silence, DICE finally confirmed today that the PC edition of Battlefield 1943 has officially been cancelled. The PC...


"Could DICE please be more creative this time. I would like to have more options on what sides to ..."

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LIMBO, Red Dead Redemption, and Mass Effect 2 Most Nominated Games for 11th Annual GDC Awards

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The nominees for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, meaning that we now get to see what games the international...


"How Bad Company 2 did not get nominated for Best Technology is beyond me."

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Battlefield: Bad Company 2's Operation Hastings Map Unlocked Across PC, Xbox 360 and PS3

By Xav de Matos, Jan 03, 2011 6:15am PST

In case you missed it, the bonus fifth map in the Bad Company 2's "Vietnam" expansion, Operation Hastings, has been unlocked for PC, Xbox 360, and...


"platform arguments aside, what do you guys think of the map? imo, its the best conquest map in ..."

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Best of 2010 Awards: Shooter

By Shack Staff, Dec 28, 2010 10:00am PST

Shooter: Halo: Reach Bungie's final Halo game is arguably its best, representing all of t


"i played the campaign of halo online which was kinda fun but the multiplayer TDM or whatever in ..."

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Daily Filter: December 10, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Dec 10, 2010 7:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam Bonus Map Unlocked by Hilarious Number of Team Actions

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 03, 2010 7:30am PST

Battlefield: Bad Company 2 developer DICE has


"Am I the only one wondering why Bad Company 2: Vietnam is not a stand-alone expansion like what ..."

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Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Patched on PC, Xbox 360 [Updated: Vietnam, Map Pack 7 Release Dates]

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 30, 2010 5:50am PST

[Update: 10:10] EA has announced that Vietnam will be released for PC on December 18, followed by Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 releases on December...


"I have been contemplating getting BC2 for a long time now, but I'm afraid it wont run properly ..."

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Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam Trailer Showcases Setting, Shooting, 'Splosions

By Shack Staff, Nov 29, 2010 5:50am PST

With Battlefield: Bad Company 2's downloadable expansion Vietnam launching this season, developer DICE has drafted community manager Daniel Matros to give the run-down of its features, from


"What about the music? The soundtrack was one of the best parts of BF:V"

- jojojake see all 28 comments

Daily Filter: November 11, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 11, 2010 7:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


"I still would have preferred a Splatterhouse remake in the way of "Bionic Commando: Rearmed" ..."

- Johnnsen see all 2 comments