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Battlefield 3 trailer has 99 problems but a twitch headshot ain't one

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Still feeling a bit sleepy from the weekend? Here's about 12 seconds of waaaagh-blam from Battlefield 3, featuring subliminally quick 'splodes, huge flaming oil fields, tanks and, for some reason, Jay-Z. It's the next stage in game trailer evolution that will end when a company puts out a trailer that consists entirely of logos and no game footage whatsoever, but this one is thankfully more footage than logos by about a second. Battlefield 3! It's out In one month, on October 25 in the US and October 28 in Europe.

Tom stopped being a productive human being when he realised that the beige box under his desk could play Alpha Centauri. After Deus Ex and Diablo 2 he realised he was cursed to play amazing PC games forever. He started writing about them for PC Gamer about six years ago, and is now UK web ed.