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READ THIS BEFORE YOU POST A NEW THREAD ABOUT THE MAP PACK!!!

All this info comes right from 402 on the PS blog. He was on there for a few hours answering questions yesterday. Hope this helps. BUMP it if you like it so it can stay on top and help others. Please dont post a new thread with new question that are map pack related. Ask them here and someone will try to help you.



-Yes, the map pack comes out today but only in North America. Everybody else gets it tomorrow. Expect it at about 4pm to 5pm your local time = <!-- l --><a class="postlink-local" href="http://www.infinityward.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=323704">viewtopic.php?f=28&t=323704</a><!-- l -->

-It will be $14.99/€13.99/£10.99 for 3 new maps and 2 old ones.

-Elevators and "out-of-map" glitches will be fixed.

-Pavelow will count towards your killstreak

-IW and 402 have nothing to with when the maps hit the playstation store, they have done their part, now it is up to Sony

-They never planned on releasing it at midnight, PSN content NEVER comes out at midnight

-Matchmaking has been improved, again.

-The new maps will be included in just the 2 stimulus playlists to start, when enough people have it, they will be included in ALL playlists. On Xbox this took less than 24 hours.

-Double XP will be for all playlists and run until at least 5/10/10.

-A leaderboard fix is coming soon, but is not included in this update. 402 said he has to remove each hacker manually.

-The host of a private match will now be able to kick people from the game.

-tweaks to OMA. disables glitch that lets you "shoot" your equipment

-improved party stability, no more getting left behind when entering lobbies
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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when it comes to kicking people, not in a private match, lets just say in a party. and a 7th person joins, y can i never kick people if im hosting? the option is there, but i cant use it. wtf
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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Hopefully this means you will be able to! I hate when that happens too, especially when you get in a lobby of a 12 person game and nobody realizes that the game will never start with a 7 person team.
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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Over half the answers 402 gave were to "How long will double XP last" ......over and over again.
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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ahh.. This is very helpful. Thanks for the post. Im glad pavelows work now haha.
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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you should add that the fixes and the addition of double xp start from when u doenload the new update.



so even those of us in the eu have double xp now untill monday at the earliest Smiley Very Happy
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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RobsStang wrote:

 

Over half the answers 402 gave were to "How long will double XP last" ......over and over again.





Yeah, people were too lazy to read a little before asking the same question the person 3 lines up had posted. Most of it was old news. I read through the first 8 pages of the blog (at least all of 402's answers) this morning and it only took me 20 minutes.
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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charlie0824 wrote:

 

Hopefully this means you will be able to! I hate when that happens too, especially when you get in a lobby of a 12 person game and nobody realizes that the game will never start with a 7 person team.





Take into consideration the abuse that feature would get. Not to mention the boosting that would take place, etc..



Theres a reason that option is limited to private matches.
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Re: Answers to all your questions about the DLC!!!!!

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thanks charlie for the info
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thanks charlie for the info





My pleasure!
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