Review: Battlefield – Bad Company 2 (X360)

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The success of Activision’s Modern Warfare franchise has made it the 400lb gorilla to beat on the battlefield for many developers. The record-smashing success of its sequel has also given many of its competitors pause, but EA DICE has been tweeting its own horn in positioning their own war machine as a convincing contender for the camoflauged crown. Whether it’s the lure of its vast maps and pedestrian-unfriendly vehicles, or in actually providing PC players with a basic online GUI, Bad Company 2′s action packed followup easily brings in plenty of reasons in kicking kill streaks to the curb.
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Preview: Battlefield Bad Company 2 (Xbox 360)

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Last Thursday, EA DICE has released a multiplayer demo for the Xbox 360 and a beta for PC players for their new shooter, the sequel to Battlefield: Bad Company, and I got a chance to play around with it on the weekend. The PS3′s own public demo will be coming out later this week.

So do I like it? You bet. I kind of find myself wanting to play the demo over my full copy of MW2.
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