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BF2 Patch 1.50 (Beta) will be released today or tomorrow

Discussion in 'Games' started by EastCoasthandle, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. EastCoasthandle

    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    According to Bazajaytee, Associate Producer on Battlefield 2 and 2142; a post was left by him that a decision would be made if Patch 1.50 (beta) would be released today or tomorrow (take note of the post time as that is their time). If anyone has been following the development of BF 2 1.50 patch it's been a year in the making. Although it's not entirely clear as to it's change log what has been said is the following:
    -Widescreen support CONFIRMED
    -Falcon addition CONFIRMED
    -disc checker removed

    There will be ranked beta servers to test the new patch. A feedback forum has not yet been revealed however one is expected. The location of where to download this patch will be provided when they are ready to release it. The patch is expected to be over 1Gig. You can follow up to date information about the release of the patch (beta) on twitter. Below are few links were the contents of the patch were discussed.

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    A beta patch? BF2 is already beta enough. New map? Lemme guess, another jet whore map or a Karkand clone.

    Nonetheless, I will be downloading. :D
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    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    Correct, they are suppose to add more content like widescreen support for example. In any case the final build shouldn't be the same as the beta.
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    I'm game! I haven't played BF2 for a year.
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    Can't wait, hope it's true this time. Thanks for the info man.
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    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    NP,
    According to twitter they plan on releasing it today. If so you should be able to find it here. I hope it's true :toast:
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    Ok folks it's out. Hopefully other downloading locations will have it as well
    source
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    My fingers are crossed. I'm hoping all works well with 2142 and Vista 64bit. :toast:
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    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    Is the current link downloading too slow? Then use this torrent.
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    hey that's very good news, as I reinstalled BF2 just a few days ago :)
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    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

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    WICKED!

    I've been playing BF2 recently and I freaking love it!

    Can't wait for BF3!
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    torrent is too slow and for some reasons it brings my whole internet connection to a crawl. I'll just wait till the patch is available from EA or Gamers hell...
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    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    Huh? I see over 500 on the torrent. Do you have it setup right?
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    look I have no idea as I rarely use torrents except to download Linux ISOs. So in Windows, I just let the "FreeDownloadManager" torrent interface do that, and it normally does that well. This said, there certainly is better software to download torrents in Windows; I don't have them 'cause I don't really need them ;)

    edit: I just tried restarting it, both downloads and uploads at about 100 KB/s...and again the browsing in Firefox becomes extremely slow. Stopped the torrent again, and browsing is back to normal...
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    They updated BF2? No widescreen support still? Ugh nvm..
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    Wow a Patch that is Beta and is being released after how many years?
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    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    widescreen support confirmed (By me)



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    Really? They got off their lazy butts and fixed the game for reals? Too bad the l4d update is due out soon or I would be all over this.
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    EastCoasthandle New Member

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    Check the screen shots in my previous post.
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    yes! widescreen support! finally!
    anyone have any idea on when the WHQL (for lack of a better term lol) patch comes out?
    Crunching for Team TPU
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    This is a beta patch as all of the added features/functionality are not supported yet. A final version of this patch will announced later. As it stand right now, a 1Gig patch is unprecedented and should fix a lot.
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    Man, I am about to buy this game.
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    DrPepper The Doctor is in the house

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    This is my lucky day :D
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    download is really fast from fileplay.net :D...just the waiting time, but once you're in it's a rocket ;)

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