|Release date(s)||NA 25 October 2011|
EU 28 October 2011
AU 27 October 2011
|Mode(s)||Single-player, Co-op, Multiplayer|
In Battlefield 3's campaign, players take on the personas of several military roles: a U.S. Marine, an F/A-18F Super Hornet weapon systems officer, an M1A2 Abrams tank operator, and a Spetsnaz GRU operative. The campaign takes place in various locations and follows the stories of two characters, Henry Blackburn and Dimitri Mayakovsky.
The game sold 5 million copies in its first week of release, and received mostly positive reviews.
Only options that deviate from the default configuration to ensure best performance are listed below. The full list of default options is available here.
|Resolution scale||100||Write color buffers and higher resolution scale cause vertex explosions. Especially noticeable during Thunder run mission.|
|Write color buffers||On||Fixes missing ground. Breaks resolution scale.|
|RSX FIFO accuracy||Atomic||Provides stability.|
The game can be completed but expect lots of rainbow graphics across the majority of gameplay.