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foodmaniac2003

Gelato pwns all

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#1 11 years ago

Does BF2 still give medals to the top 3 players?

If they do can we have accurate medals this time, like in bf1942 we had iron crosses for the japanese...




ww2freak

Ingame name: Major.

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#2 11 years ago

No medals, please!

I don't want a rank system for FH, it will ruin everything.




schoolkid

your mother is a beaver

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#3 11 years ago

Not those kinds of medals! He means the little awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd player in each match, the ones you got in 42, BFV, and BF2. I say they're pretty cool, actually.




Meadow

You might very well think that

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#4 11 years ago

Heh, Freak got pwned.

Sadly, I think they've taken the retarded coding a step further - you know how in BF1942 Allies got one kind of medal, Axis got another? Well in BF2, everyone gets the same. *sigh* Way to go, DICE.




Eglaerinion

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#5 11 years ago

Meh only the winning team should get a medal, not the guys with the top 3 scores.




Admiral Donutz VIP Member

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#6 11 years ago

It would make more sense to award a medal for number of kills, team support or whatever for each individual team. Kinda like the global ranking but only on a map by map basis. Nothing would be stored so "point farming" for medals would be a waste of time unless you want to be the best in all areas in every single match. I wish you luck.

Then again, personally I can do without medals. Just list the topscores (were team supports makes you rank much higher then just kills, add in a kill to death ratio too) and I will be happy. Hell even no highscores at all would be fine with me.




Bourkey

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#7 11 years ago

Good suggestion. Its always a nice surprise to see your name advertised at the end of a match - yet knowing everyone will forget who you are within seconds :)




Fuzzy Bunny

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#8 11 years ago

Yeah--I actually kind of like the BF42 system, it is harmless. Gives recognition and some sort of satisfaction without encouraging really serious score whoring.

I just found myself in a match of Kharkov Outskirts yesterday; disconnected 3 times, and with about 20 minutes left in the game, I spawn at the Axis main. Lo and behold, we have 2 flags left, and there's a katyusha _behind_ our North buildings raping us. And a Tiger just spawned, and my teammates are either in the field or wiped out by the katyusha. So I wait for him to reload...dash across the open space, grab the Tiger (I normally don't drive heavy tanks) and go on a mad killing spree that ends me up near the top of the score list.

I hadn't even been paying attention, I was just busy wiping out Russians as we recapped all the flags, until I checked someone's player ID and noticed...hm, close. And barged forward to the last 2 flags and started doing grit laps around the place, wiping out defenders while my teammate drove a tank up to the flag to cap it. W00t! #1!

Harmless, and sometimes it gives that "extra" kick to get you to kill-mo-shit-faster.