08-01-2012, 02:54 AM
1. Customization Basics
- - How to customize your weapon.
- - Things to consider when shopping for attachments.
3. Barrel Choices
4. Ammo Choices
4b. Extra Ammo
6. Conclusion - The TLDR-part.
6b. Appendix 1 - Visual range reference
The update which brought us the weapon customization feature has been surrounded by a lot of rage, controversy, speculation and these forums have been filled with threads concerning this. This topic is not an attempt to address any of those issues. The only purpose of it is to help people who want to play and enjoy this game make informed decisions about which attachments they should choose.
I will go through the customization process step by step and show you how to do it and what motives you should have when picking the attachments. Throughout this guide I will be using the Battlefield Play4Free Comparison Tool which you can find here:
The images below show you an example of how the in-game stats look and then how the BFP4F-Tools show you the stats. The in-game stats are very arbitrary and sometimes even misleading.