While you're all busy running all over the place shooting each other, Battlefield 3's campaign mode sits quietly in the corner, dark, lovely, and full of secrets.

You can keep your competitive multiplayer; I've not had a braggable online showing since Unreal Tournament first came out. I'm all about the single player experience, and that's where the majority of these fresh Battlefield 3 screens take us. I can't wait to spend hours gleefully killing cars and other scenery while my AI partners beg me to advance the story.

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