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Submitted by africanos23 351d ago | news

DICE and EA Release the 15th Update For Battlefield 4

HardwarePal : When you see the release of the 15th patch for a game in one month, even if you haven’t played it its no brainer to conclude that Battlefield 4 has been released unfinished. A new 888 MB patch has come out today for servers and PC and addresses some of the issues that has been troubling players. (Battlefield, Battlefield 4, Dice, EA, PC)

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hankmoody  +   351d ago
How in the world did this happen? Even GTA V got off easier than this.
gedden7  +   351d ago
Wait GTA V had issues after launch? But its the game of the year right???
gixer  +   351d ago
Id be greatful for one measily xbox one patch.Been waiting on the supposed patch last week that never showed. They changed the servers and Its still gash
B-radical  +   351d ago
azure servers are looking good at the moment aha.....dont know why dice wont use them they are free after all
Utalkin2me  +   351d ago
Well dice obviously knows something we don't about "Azure" servers.
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UNCarolinaBlue  +   351d ago
I am going to run out of Hard Drive space with the updates on this game alone. You would think they could overwrite some information with the new updates....

I am on the PS4. I know this article is about the PC, but the updates are huge for the PS4 as well.... when they are released that is.
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NarooN  +   351d ago
Wow, they're on the 15th update already? Nice job EA and DICE. Because who really enjoys finished games anymore, right?
Callediceman  +   351d ago
This game has had more patches than my actual rank in multiplayer.
Miskonius  +   351d ago
XD
Nice one!
TheFutureIsBlue  +   351d ago
15 UPDATES? Holy crap the game has been out for a month and we already have 15 updates?! Damn EA! WTF
MidnytRain  +   351d ago
The possible beginning of a disastrous trend in the industry.
ZodTheRipper  +   351d ago
Just don't support this practice and play Killzone instead. I knew it was a good decision not to buy a game from EA this year.
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TomahawkX  +   351d ago
So I guess this is acceptable for online games?

I play mostly offline and I would be pissed if single player required 15 patches to work properly.
Utalkin2me  +   351d ago
Well i have had 3 patches i think so far and i still get my save game erased....=(
InTheLab  +   351d ago
At some point, you gotta blame Dice for this nonsense. Yeah EA forces the s*** out the door but other shooters are on a similar schedule and at least function within a few patches. 15 updates..../facepalm

BF4 = 86 meta despite being broken on the mp side and terrible sp

Ghosts= 74 meta despite being dogsh** all around.

KZSF= 74 meta because critics aren't into Killzone?

What in the entire f***?
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Utalkin2me  +   351d ago
Amen Brother!
MidnytRain  +   351d ago
Why are people even looking at Metacritic anymore...
InTheLab  +   351d ago
Why did they ever?
Phoenix76  +   350d ago
I put the blame mostly at EA's door. After all, it is EA whom decide when a game will be release, even if it's not ready for the public, because they are out to please the shareholders and not the consumers. DICE could have/proberly did ask for more time to work on the game, but EA are the one's who fund the project, they have final say.
InTheLab  +   350d ago
But the thing you have to remember is Dice IS EA. Just like how people refuse to blame Bioware for their mistakes...it's the same thing.

And everyone has a deadline and shareholders to please. Most franchises have a 2 year deadline.

At some point, you have to blame the developer for their own incompetence..
ilovefatgirls  +   351d ago
15th wtf, how many gigs total?
famoussasjohn  +   350d ago
Nearing 30GB total for the game, DLC, and patches on PC so far.
famoussasjohn  +   350d ago
So my first game after this patch..the game crashed without a reason, just abruptly closed. This shit is getting very annoying.
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