EA is collecting moments of intense
bravery and epic action from Battlefield 3 in exchange for a chance
to win a free trip to visit its Digital Illusions CE (DICE)
studio in Stockholm, Sweden.
Open now until January 23, the "Only in Battlefield 3" contest invites players to capture their most eye-popping moments in Battlefield 3's
multiplayer mode, upload it as a trailer to YouTube, and email their video link to EA's judges. Entrants are encouraged to make use of a BF3 asset pack, and refrain from using anything but the Battlefield 3 theme to score their films, as
the use of copyrighted music is prohibited.
can only find them in Battlefield, and other games can't touch them,”
writes DICE on the contest's official site. “Our unscripted
Battlefield moments that make you go 'holy sh#t!' Whether it's
jumping over an RPG, sniping a helicopter pilot and entering the heli
mid-air, or taking revenge on an enemy pilot by shooting him down
after having ejected – no other game has the dynamic all-out
vehicle warfare that makes crazy plays like these possible.”
will be judged on originality, creativity,
appropriateness to topic, and resourcefulness; the latter
of which is defined as one's ability to immortalize their Battlefield
3 moment in video form. The top three will be rewarded with a trip for two to meet the Battlefield 3 developers at EA's DICE studio in Sweden. Read the full rules to learn how you can turn your in-game tomfoolery into a free 2012 vacation.