DICE's highly anticipated shooter, Battlefield 3, will be playable at the Insomnia43 LAN party this bank holiday weekend.
Earlier this month, you voted that you were marginally more excited about Battlefield 3 than you were about Modern Warfare 3 (opens in new tab). Well, now UK gamers can go out and get hands-on with a playable PC version of Battlefield 3 this weekend. The playtest is being hosted at Insomnia43 (opens in new tab) - the UK's largest self-proclaimed 'LAN party'.
Insomnia43 is being held at Telford International Centre over the bank holiday weekend. There will be up to £50,000 in prize money up for grabs in tournaments for games such as Counter Strike: Source, Modern Warfare 2, Fifa 11 and Team Fortress 2.
Battlefield 3 will be playable on the Sunday only, and with day passes at £5, expect to see long queues of expectant gamers waiting play one of the years most anticipated games.
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