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Origin vs Destructoid POSTED BY Jake Pearce ON Aug 4, 2011

Battlefield Showdown Coming Soon

Watch as the Origin team takes on the folks behind the popular gaming website Destructoid in a brutal round of Battlefield: Bad Company 2. If the Destructoid team wins, their fans will be graced with 20 free pre-order copies of Battlefield 3*!

Origin and Destructoid will also be giving away another 20 free pre-order codes of Battlefield 3* from Origin in the days leading up to the event, starting soon. Codes will be given out by Origin’s Twitter and Facebook as well as Destructoid’s Twitter, Facebook, the Dtoid ShowMash Tactics and Saturday Morning Hangover so like and follow those pages right away!

Tune in at 3pm PT on Tuesday August 9th for the live broadcast. A handful of codes will also be given out during the match for fans that are watching, so be sure you don’t miss this one.

Check the Origin Twitter for the very first giveaway of Battlefield 3 pre-order codes*, starting now!

*OFFER EXPIRES UPON RELEASE OF PRODUCT . GOOD ONLY FOR NEW PURCHASES OF "BATTLEFIELD 3 LIMITED EDITION" (“PRODUCT”). VALID ONLY AT STORE.ORIGIN.COM. OFFER MAY NOT BE SUBSTITUTED, EXCHANGED, SOLD OR REDEEMED FOR CASH OR OTHER GOODS OR SERVICES. VALID WHEREVER PRODUCT IS SOLD. MAY NOT BE COMBINED WITH ANY OTHER OFFER, GIFT CARD, REBATE OR DISCOUNT COUPON. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED, TAXED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. SEE FINAL PRODUCT DETAILS, EULA AND CONTENT PROTECTION TECHNOLOGY AT WWW.EA.COM/1/PRODUCT-EULAS IF AND WHEN AVAILABLE. INTERNET CONNECTION, EA ACCOUNT, REGISTRATION WITH SERIAL CODE AND ACCEPTANCE OF EULA MAY BE REQUIRED TO PLAY. EA ONLINE PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF SERVICE CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.EA.COM. YOU MUST BE 13+ TO REGISTER FOR AN EA ACCOUNT. EA MAY DISCONTINUE ONLINE SERVICES WITHIN 30 DAYS NOTICE AT WWW.EA.COM/2/SERVICE-UPDATES.

Comments (91)

  1. Comment Flagged +10 -6
    Sweet deal, can't wait for it :D
    Aug 4, 2011
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  2. +1 -1
    Where can we tune in @? Is it tba? This is awesome btw, good luck to all come the 9th lol everyone in the world is going to be all over this like a salt on a peanut.
    Aug 5, 2011
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      Hey Cody, you can catch the broadcast at http://www.ea.com/1/origin-versus-battlefield-edition Enjoy!
      Aug 5, 2011
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  3. +1 -2
    Me me pls key!!
    Aug 5, 2011
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  4. +2 -2
    That's cool EA, i just want you to know guys that, i'm a big fan, a very big fan ;)
    Aug 5, 2011
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  5. +1 -1
    i can't wait to play it
    Aug 5, 2011
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  6. Comment Flagged +4 -4
    hahaahahahahaha i will win
    Aug 5, 2011
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  7. +3 -3
    I pre-ordered the game from GameStop...this is the only place I feel screwed as a console player.
    Aug 5, 2011
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  8. +1 -1
    What platform (PC, Xbox 360, PS3) are the keys for? I think it's safe to assume they are for PC, because console games don't (usually) have CD keys that need to be registered. Oh, one more thing: MAKE BATTLEFIELD 3 AVAILABLE THRU STEAM!
    Aug 5, 2011
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  9. 0 -1
    Awesome i need a key!
    Aug 5, 2011
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  10. +2 -2
    Sweet! Good luck team Destructoid :D
    Aug 5, 2011
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  11. +2 -2
    Woohoo...loving this giveaway, can't wait for the game!
    Aug 5, 2011
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  12. +3 -2
    Nice!!!! I wish i could win the key.
    Aug 5, 2011
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  13. +7 -5
    Okay, which idiot keeps down-rating every comment? Get a life.
    Aug 5, 2011
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    1. 0 0
      Probably some D-Bag MW3 fan...
      Aug 8, 2011
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  14. 0 -1
    Jets plz!
    Aug 5, 2011
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  15. 0 -1
    Can't wait for this new release, i'm looking for ward to back to karkand, and some spots to snipe from. Graphics look flawless.
    Aug 5, 2011
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  16. Comment Flagged +2 -2
    hey im a new one here, i cant Download the update after the installing can someone plzz help me ?
    Aug 5, 2011
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  17. Comment Flagged 0 -1
    its nr: 602574 i cant downloade plzzz help me
    Aug 5, 2011
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  18. 0 -1
    Give me one pleaaase. Denme un codigo, que les cuesta. Saludos desde chile.
    Aug 5, 2011
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  19. 0 -1
    I am playing battlefield for years, can't wait to destroy all those buildings and enjoy the highquality graphics of battlefield 3 even in 3D with the nvidia 3d vision glasses :D :D :D
    Aug 5, 2011
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  20. 0 -1
    I wait, for more gameplay, and a better hitbox.
    Aug 5, 2011
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