Here is some great information about the new engine (Frostbite 2) that powers Battlefield 3.
It is very impressive in demos. The Beta does not quite realize the quality of the demos, but there is some clipping and collision that needs to be worked out. You can still lay prone halfway into a wall, for one. There is a small list of fixes already slated but overall it’s very true to the original. I have it running at 2560×1600 max and I’m not seeing anywhere near the quality of the demo videos, though.
I was too busy playing the past few days to get many screenshots but here are a few:
** Update ** 10/7/2011 **
Caspian Border being used for 64 player server load testing this weekend! (PC Only)
[Read More @ Battlefield.com…]
Here’s an updated video with gameplay from Caspian Border: