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whuzizname 12-19-2010 11:42 PM

Totally noob question from a totally new PS3 owner. Getting frustrated here!
 
I bought Battlefield 2: Bad Company Unlimited Edition. As part of this, it came with a code to download/unlock Battlefield 1943. I successfully downloaded/unlocked Battlefield 1943, as confirmed by the Transaction History.

However, I can't for the life of me figure out how to find Battlefield 1943 on the PS3 and actually start it! I tried to find it both with the Battlefield 2: Bad Company Unlimited Edition disk in and out of the PS3, but no luck.

How do you launch Battlefield 1943 on a PS3??

BTW, I successfully created a PSN ID and upgraded the PS3 to the latest firmware.

tennisplayer888 12-19-2010 11:51 PM

BF 1943 is a game that does not need a disk to play, it is a game that you can buy off PSN and download to PSN, go to your game sections and scroll down, you will see it there.

Entropic01 12-20-2010 12:02 AM

You may have to install it before you play but otherwise tennisplayer is correct

whuzizname 12-20-2010 09:05 AM

OK, I figured it out. Despite installing the unlock code that came with my BF Bad Company Ultimate Edition successfully, I had to install the demo version of 1943 first. Then, the unlock code actually worked (apparently). Not very intuitive. Thanks guys.

ssjmichael 12-20-2010 09:09 AM

Well Battlefield 1943 was just a PSN/XBL game and provided the full game with 10 minutes (I think it was 10, edit: nope it was 30) of online play so downloading the demo to unlock the full game makes sense. I'm sure the instructions were somewhere in the manual :P

Bf 1943 is a great game, I hope you like it. I still play it nearly every day

LivninSC 12-20-2010 09:32 AM

Welcome to the PS3 BC2 family :D

G2gGolfing 12-20-2010 08:06 PM

30 min of play*

ssjmichael 12-20-2010 09:33 PM

10 mins did seem short, lol. Thanks :)

G2gGolfing 12-20-2010 09:44 PM

No prob.


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