DICE's Ideal Vision for Battlefield 4's Multiplayer

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Last month, DICE introduced a number of tweaks to Battlefield 4's weapon balance, while also making note of items that they consider "working as designed,"but still monitoring. With all of the balance changes and weapon tweaks, one might get confused as to what exactly is DICE's "ideal vision" for Battlefield 4's multiplayer. In an "Ask DICE" post, lead core gameplay designer Alan Kertz answered just that.

"The ideal balance for Battlefield 4 is a battlefield where each item has a valuable role, and no one item, weapon, or vehicle is the clear winner in all situations," explained Alan Kertz.
"Each item has a counter tactic, a fundamental weakness and a fundamental strength. Essentially, it comes down to one really big game of rock-paper-scissor: tank, infantry, airplane, boat, helicopter, sniper, and so on."

So what's involved in rebalancing a weapon or vehicle? What's the process like?

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