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Battlefront 2

Discussion in 'Games, Gaming & Game-demos' started by WhiteLightning, Jun 10, 2017.

  1. XenthorX

    XenthorX Ancient Guru

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    You know.. Testing stuff haha ! Was surprised by the latest update of DX12 for Battlefield 5, wanted to see if they added those upgrade to the engine to Battlefront 2 during last patch. Had a good experience with DX12 while testing it, might need to look closer into it.

    Also the map looks a lot more 'hand made' than this desert map from battlefront 1 which looks like a straight topological import from actual world data. The whole "photogrammetry" approach feels tone down. I'd rather have maps with a good flow btw :eek:, but battlefront 1 maps were so realistic, loved it!
  2. Zenoth

    Zenoth Master Guru

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    Is that new map 64 players? Or are they still stuck with 32?

    Battle of Geonosis isn't gonna cut it with just 16 on each side for me.

    For a reference, canon info from the book Inside the Worlds of Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, that battle included 192,000 Clone Troopers, 212 Jedi; about 1 million Battle Droids (and about 3.96 million stored in reserve on board Lucrehulk-class Battleships). And a lot more beyond that. Obviously I'm not saying they should replicate that, lol. But just saying... if it's 32 players only... meh. I wanted their biggest maps to be 64 players from the beginning, even back in BF1; never happened. The irony is it's DICE, and they had a dynamic map size system for their Battlefield games at some point (I think it started in BF2 but I'm not 100% sure, maybe it was BF3 and beyond), where if not enough players are available / present on the moment the map loads (and if it's a big map) then the boundaries of the map are reduced to accommodate a smaller number of players.

    Buuuuut... nope, never happened in BF1 nor BF2 (unless that update changed something about that).
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  3. Dragam1337

    Dragam1337 Maha Guru

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    Fair enogh :p i am personally not touching dx12 unless forced to do so.

    Imo it just looks more sloppy made - i am always going to be disapointed with a graphics downgrade, no matter the reason. Especially when a sequel is a graphics downgrade compared to its predecessor. Still very disappointed with tomb raider in this regard aswell, especially as i consider textures the most important part of graphics :)
  4. BangTail

    BangTail Ancient Guru

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    Yah, I have to say, Geonosis is pretty fking awesome.

    DICE really turned this game around after the shady launch, great game.
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    HARDRESET Master Guru

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    Not bad for 5 bucks.

    DX11 Runs better , About 4 or 5 FPS ,GF Experience eats a few fps when recording.
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