Too bad this is not on the PC In a bid to settle the age old rivalry between metal and hip hop, we give you the Battlefield 3™ Metal vs. Hip Hop Challenge! This Saturday and Sunday, you have the opportunity to play with (and against) Hip Hop artists Mickey Factz and Big Boi or Metal heads Dave Mustaine from Megadeth and Jonathan Davis from Korn to see what genre reigns supreme: Metal or Hip Hop?   To pledge your allegiance to Hip Hop or Metal, make sure to become a fan of the hip or Metal Platoon of your…

Update To: E5300 / GT240 BF3: Nvidia Driver 290.53 BETA Windows 8 64-Bit Developer Preview BF3 Settings: Fullscreen Monitor [ 1280x1024 - 60.02Hz ] Graphics Quality [ LOW ] Texture Quality [ LOW ] Shadow Quality [ LOW ] Effects Quality [ LOW ] Mesh Quality [ LOW ] Terrain Quality [ LOW ] Terrain Decoration [ LOW ] Antialiasing Deferred [ OFF ] Antialiasing Post[ MED ] Motion Blur [ OFF ] Anisotropic Filter [ 2X ] Ambient Occlusion [ OFF ] Fraps Benchmark 3 minutes: Min Max Avg 30 62 48.379 [caption id="attachment_579" align="alignnone" width="608" caption="BF3 1280x1024 E5300…

Update on the Battlefield 3 Minimum system requirements test: Windows 8 64-Bit Developer Preview Nvidia Driver 285.16 Win8 Default (not the recomended) Intel E5300 Dual Core 2.6GHZ Intel G41 Motherboard EVGA GT240 512MB GDDR5 / 550MHZ-Core / 1340MHZ-Shader / 1700MHZ-Mem Corsair 2GB XMS3 DDR2/800 WD Cavier Green 160GB Here's what I came up with: 30FPS Solid 1024x768 60HZ resolution Settings all on Low / AA=2x To save alot of frustration I reccomend doing the following step: Start Origin in [ OFFLINE ] mode Start a Campaign, or Continue an existing Once the game starts hit [esc] >> Settings >> Video…

Windstream is experience Technical Difficulties this morning, and their phone lines are as busy as their Twitter Page. I was going to play Battlefield 3 new "Back to Karkand" map pack on release day with my brother. Windstream is His Internet Service Provider (ISP), It was to early to use their Live Chat technical support, So we called their 1-800 Technical support phone number, and the lines were busy. I'm sure there will be many Gamers, on PC, XBOX360, and Playstation 3, that will be very disapointed they did not get to play Battlefield 3 "Back To Karkand" on the…