EA Announces Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Limited Edition
DICE today announced a Limited Edition release of Battlefield: Bad Company 2, the premier first-person shooter of 2010. The Limited Edition game features six special gameplay unlocks that give players a tactical advantage on the battlefield from the minute they fire up the game. Battlefield: Bad Company 2 has been recognized by critics worldwide for its uncompromising action gameplay, unprecedented level of destruction, vehicular warfare, squad play and open sandbox environments in a modern warfare game. Available while supplies last, the Limited Edition version of the game will be sold at the same price as the standard version of the game with participating retailers in New Zealand from March 5, 2010.Â The Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Limited Edition delivers six special customisations early to give players a day one advantage in multiplayer matches. Four vehicle warfare unlocks will immediately enhance the Battlefield: Bad Company 2 best-in-class online vehicle warfare experience, delivering extra firepower, radar, and armour for the vehicles. Additionally, the tracer dart attaches to any enemy vehicle and allows RPG-toting team-mates to track, lock on, and destroy their adversary. Seasoned veterans of Battlefield 1943â„¢ will be able to immediately re-acquaint themselves with two classic and highly powerful weapons, the M1A1 submachine gun and the M1911 pistol. The full list of six unlocks are as follows:
Four vehicle warfare unlocks Improved Vehicle Armour â€“ An up-armour package is mounted on all vehicle types, decreasing the effect of both explosive and penetrating warheads, significantly improving vehicle survivability. Supreme Vehicle Firepower â€“ Additional weapon packages are mounted for the driver of all armoured vehicles, greatly expanding the range of targets the vehicle can successfully engage and destroy. Vehicle Motion Sensor â€“ Use this electronics warfare package to locate enemy units in direct proximity to the vehicle. Tracer Dart Pistol â€“ This magnetic dart attaches to any vehicle surface, allowing squad members to track, lock on, and fire rockets onto moving targets even beyond line of sight.
Two classic Battlefield 1943 weapons M1A1 Submachine Gun â€“ Reliable but heavy this classic weapon is a powerful force in the hands of any Battlefield veteran. M1911 Pistol â€“ Highly customized M1911 are favoured for its dependability and the power of its large .45 calibre round.
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 will be available on March 5, 2010 in New Zealand for the Xbox 360 videogame and entertainment system, the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and the PC.