EA and DICE are gearing up to dive the gamers into the new level of warfare gaming by announcing Battlefield 3. It’s the upcoming sequel to EA’s famous FPS title Battlefield and will be available in market from 25.10.2011 as declared by EA. The most amazing feature of Battlefield 3 is its gaming engine, Frostbite 2. This next generation gaming engine is capable of producing stunning graphics, true life-like physics, amazing animation with the help of ANT technology, cinematic image quality,sound and fabulous visual effects. DICE describes its new gaming engine as,”Next Generation Technology for Current Generation Platforms”.
DICE made a comeback in FPS titles with their bloody game, Battlefield Bad Company 2 and were competing with their mainstream rival Activision’s ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’. But this time with the announcement of Battlefield 3 and with the help of their super engineered gaming engine Frostbite 2 , Dice is now miles ahead from COD. Patrick Bach(Executive Producer) says”We wanted to create the most immersive and emotionally powerful Battlefield game ever and we needed new technology to deliver on our vision”.Some of the snapshots of the game are given below.
The in-game footage of the game shows the true ability of EA’s ANT animation technology which was earlier used for games like FIFA. This animation technology has enhanced Battlefield 3 to a whole new level of FPS realism. Gamers will witness game’s fabulous physics engine producing stunning destructive effects as one can destroy each and every thing coming on their way whether it be a vehicle or be it a whole building, everything is demolishable. Scaling done in the game is really remarkable due to it the game features highly detailed landscapes and dense urban areas.
World maps range from huge city to compact home battles. The character detailing is superb and the lighting effects makes characters life-like. Battlefield features rendering which looks best in gaming industry due to which game has cinematic image quality, lighting and adrenalising visual effects. One of the best feature of Frostbite 2 is its Particle Lighting, which is fully integrated in the world lighting model. The sound effects used in Battlefield 3 make it an awesome choice of the season. The bullet impacts are so realistic that one will jump from the ground.
“Where other shooters are treading water Battlefield 3 innovates. Frostbite 2 is a game-changer for shooter fans. We call it a next-generation engine for current-generation platforms”, says Karl Magnus Troedsson ,General Manager DICE. With so so many stunning features Battlefield 3 is surely way ahead from their rivals. DICE made a good comeback with their powerful cutting-edge gaming engine Frostbite 2. I am really excited and eagerly waiting to get my hands on this adrenalising warfare game.Below is the video to witness amazing graphics and visual effects of Battlefield 3.