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Aug 25 2012
By: Cyris Uncharted Territory 1505 posts
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Why was the whistle removed from the Airstrip bomber?

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In the beta, there was a whistle as the bomb began to drop on the wooden building, giving you a fair warning to get out and away.

 

Now it just blows up at random, and it's really annoying. The whistle sounded cool AND served a purpose. 

 

So why on earth would you removed it, ND? Can you please patch it back in?

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Re: Why was the whistle removed from the Airstrip bomber?

Aug 25, 2012
I know, it's annoying to be in the middle of a gunfight, only to lose due to the shack blowing up behind you. I think the LU train cold use a bit more of a warning too. The horn doesn't do you any good if you're taking cover in the tracks.

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Re: Why was the whistle removed from the Airstrip bomber?

Aug 25, 2012

Real question is: why were the best parts of the beta removed and replaced with the crap parts

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Re: Why was the whistle removed from the Airstrip bomber?

Aug 25, 2012

DrakeShepard wrote:

Real question is: why were the best parts of the beta removed and replaced with the crap parts


Because they didn't fit in the multiplayer.

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Re: Why was the whistle removed from the Airstrip bomber?

Aug 25, 2012

It makes the bomb drop more unpredictable. which causes players to be less inclined to use that position. 

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Aug 26, 2012

DrakeShepard wrote:

Real question is: why were the best parts of the beta removed and replaced with the crap parts



That's just a typical idiotic type of thing Naughty dog would do. The beta was x4 better than multiplayer now. I couldn't stop playing it.

My PS3 has YLOD -_-
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Aug 26, 2012
/watch?v=474O0uuIksA&list=UUuXXg-_YKpbwTYXkNUqc_xw&index=21&feature=plcp. Go to 7:02. No whistle and they died

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Re: Why was the whistle removed from the Airstrip bomber?

Aug 27, 2012
Is it truly random? Or is ar a set time kinda like power weapons?

I usually don't go in there much before it explodes or the other side changes.
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