Originally Posted by mailman2
...and I hate running across the battlefield for 2 minutes to get back into the action while some jack wagon on the other team hides in a tree and keeps picking me off before I can figure out where he is.
This is the reason I DONT play on hardcore. With huge wide open maps like battlefield games have, one shot sniper kills are retarded. When it takes more shots to kill you, you have time to run for cover which adds another dimension to the game instead of being blasted away from God knows where every time you leave cover. The damage in Vietnam is much higher in normal mode which makes a good balance between bc2 normal and hard