Some more information just came out.
Some more details about Battlefield 3 came out today as well as some information on the limited edition.
Amazon, Gamestop, and the EA store all have their pre-order pages up for the PC, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 version of Battlefield 3. The description and product features reveals some other new things about the game such as being able to drag your fallen teammates to safety, and being able to mount your weapon on almost any part of the terrain.
Another online retailer Webhallen posted a similar expanded description seen below.
Feel The Battle! This fall, prepare to feel the most physical shooter ever created, powered by the all-new Frostbite 2 gaming engine.
Battlefield 3 leaps ahead of the competition with the power of Frostbite™ 2, the next installment of DICE’s cutting-edge game engine. This state-of-the-art technology is the foundation on which Battlefield 3 is built, delivering superior visual quality, a grand sense of scale, massive destruction, dynamic audio and incredibly lifelike character animations. As bullets whiz by, walls crumble, and explosions throw you to the ground, the battlefield feels more alive and interactive than ever before.
In Battlefield 3, players step into the role of the elite U.S. Marines where they will experience heart-pounding single player missions and competitive multiplayer actions ranging across diverse locations from around the globe including Paris, Tehran and New York
Frostbite 2 – Battlefield 3 introduces Frostbite 2, the incredible technology that takes animation, destruction, lighting, scale and audio to new heights. Built upon this powerful game engine, Battlefield 3 immerses players physically and emotionally to the world around them like never before.
Feel the Battle — Feel the impact of bullets and explosions, drag your fallen comrades into safety, and mount your weapon on almost any part of the terrain. Battlefield 3’s cutting edge animation, spectacular visuals and real as hell battle gameplay attack your senses and make you feel the visceral warriors experience like no other FPS.
Unparalleled Vehicle Warfare — The best online vehicle warfare experience gets even better with a fitting sonic boom as fighter jets headline impressive lineup of land, air and sea vehicles.
Urban Combat — Take the fight to iconic and unexpected places in the USA, Middle East, and Europe including claustrophobic streets, metropolitan downtowns, and open, vehicle-friendly landscapes as you fight your way through the war of tomorrow.
Battlefield 3 Limited Edition
Users on the EA UK Forums discovered what appears to be a promo image for the Battlefield 3 Limited Edition. The contents of the limited edition are suppose to be revealed "late February", but leaked out. According to the image, which is hosted on Digital River (e-commerce company used by the EA Store), the limited edition will have contain an expansion pack for Battlefield 3. The "Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand" expansion will have 4 remastered maps from Battlefield 2. If you don't grab the limited edition you can buy the expansion pack 1 month after the release of Battlefield 3.
This themed expansion pack features four legendary maps from Battlefield 2 boldly re-imagined with Frostbite 2 physics, destruction and visuals. Completing the package are classic Battlefield 2 weapons and vehicles, unique rewards, new achievements / trophies, and more. For those who don't pre-order to secure the limited edition, Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand expansion content will be available for purchase approximately one month after the game's release.
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Again, here is the official teaser video.