Big cache of Battlefield 3 screenshots and concept art

Electronic Arts and Dice have provided use with a pretty sizable collection and screenshots of Battlefield 3, which is set for a Fall 2011 release for PC, PlayStation 3 and XBox 360.

Check them out after the jump:

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Composite showing a number of frames of animation of a soldier sliding into cover in a couple of ways. The ANT tech lets us blend any number of animations seamlessly.” (These and following captions from EA’s asset guide)


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“Frostbite 2 lets us use features such as dynamic radiosity, dynamic shadows, and deferred lighting on a big scale. Included are some examples of an environment where you can see just the lighting information (1), the actual light probes that control how light affects dynamic objects (2 – one of these probes contain more lighting information than an entire level from BFBC2), and the finished environment they way a player would see it.”


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“As you know, destruction will be a major part of Battlefield 3, both on a micro and and large scale. … One of the new destruction features we bring to Battlefield 3 are crumbling facades, as you can see in this 4-pic sequence from one of our levels (this destruction will be a feature both in SP and MP).”

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“Our concept artist Mattias Hgglund painted storyboards for our missions to set the emotional target for Battlefield 3. These sketches show three soldiers arriving at a scene, one of them being shot and dragged to safety by his buddy. The soldier in pic two is not happy about being shot.”


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“Showcasing our Frostbite 2 lighting, and the physicality of kicking doors in.”

What follows here is a series of screenshots from a Battlefield 3 demo.

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