Battlefield 4 players discover massive Megalodon shark Easter Egg

Players discover the prehistoric Megalodon lurking in the waters of the game's new Nansha Strike map.

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An enemy lurks in the waters of Battlefield 4's new Nansha Strike map, but it might not be what you expect. Battlefield 4 players have finally discovered a virtual version of the prehistoric Megalodon shark and it does not disappoint.

YouTuber JackFrags made the discovery following the release of the Naval Strike DLC this week, which introduced the Nansha Strike map. He pieced together some clues last year that led him to believe the creature was stirring in the waters, but he was unable to discover the beast until this week.

"When it happened for the first time I didn't think it was real, like I had imagined it or something," JackFrags said on Twitter. He said he asked the other players on the server if they saw the shark as well and they reported that they did. "The reaction was amazing," he said.

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watchdogsrules

This looks kinda of fake.

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Yamakoichi

Be cool if it ate the ten players in the water :3

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nomad6886

Quite the achievement .. .. ....

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kobyjordan7

There must be other prehistoric easter eggs in the game or in the next dlc

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thermalmotion

Hah, my anti military comment just got censored.

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<< LINK REMOVED >> post it again I missed it.

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blaze_boy30

Glanced at the title quickly and clicked because I thought it said Megidolaon Shark...This is still cool though. A friend of mine showed it to me the other day.

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are any of you on next gen? because i have bf4 on ps4 and havent had a hiccup since i bought it a few months ago

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whats the point? seriously.

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bmart970

<< LINK REMOVED >> Are you aware of what an Easter egg is?

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Arther-la-Blunt

well, that's pretty cool

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xgalacticax

Would have been way cooler if it jumped out and ate the helicopter

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<< LINK REMOVED >> then Batman blows it up with TNT

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Fursnake

This would have been way cooler had it been in Assassin's Creed Black Flag.

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Yamakoichi

<< LINK REMOVED >> kinda wished I didn't play 3.... really put me off getting 4 and ive heard good things... might give it a try when it hits the bargain bin

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BigBadBanther

1.07 mins of video. This must be PC footage??? because my copy on the 360 would have frozen before the shark showed up. I think the next DLC will be a starship troopers mode, that way EA can let the players sort out the bugs for them.

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yngsten

lol Pretty cool, but not cool enough to want me spending more time in BF4, I went back to CS, that game never gets old.

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robbiejones

man that's cool and scary. Sharks freak me out

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blackothh

thats pretty darn cool

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Wretch1d

i dont play CoD but didnt they get aliens and predators and stuff, and BF fans get a fricken shark, yaaaay

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TheJamin

<< LINK REMOVED >> But at the end of the day, you're stuck with COD. So I'll happily stick with Sharky.

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berserker66666

This is an accurate portrayal of EA where the shark represents it.

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slayn03

heh, good one.

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razor_rj

So they bothered with a shark, WHERE IS OUR DINO MODE !!!???

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Yamakoichi

<< LINK REMOVED >> Turok was barely a thing with how laggy the servers were. Id love a primal carnage version of battlefield :D

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Kalifornia

Maybe less time spend on this and more time spend on bugs would have resulted in a better user experience? The game is still garbage.

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da_chub

Exactly. If you have time to waste programming an Easter egg, make the game work properly first.

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Willy105

<< LINK REMOVED >> Yeah, the artist that created the Megalodon model would TOTALLY have been able to troubleshoot the servers!

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Kalifornia

<< LINK REMOVED >> Not the servers you troll, the models in the core GAME to make them better. If he is building models he isn't a server admin. Dude.....did it hurt? All the times your mom dropped you as a kid.

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Iloveconnie

<< LINK REMOVED >> this was just one dude who did it on his free time, dont be a buzzkill

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Kalifornia

<< LINK REMOVED >> The buzzkill started with the release of a half baked BF4.

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Noclippin

<< LINK REMOVED >> Amen.

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SolidReaper85

Well i must say im not a battlefield fan but even i must say this is awesome it's always nice to see a dev put little or big surprises like this for gamers as for the bugs not sure how bad it is but i'm sure all will be fixed in time remember folks Rome wasn't built in a day.

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BigBadBanther

<< LINK REMOVED >> Rome might not have been but in a day but it seems that BF4 was. I still can not play more than 2 games without it freezing. I hope that when the new BF game is announced at E3 the crowd give EA the reception they deserve. And one big middle finger from me to.

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Delta5931

<< LINK REMOVED >> But Rome Total War 2 was.

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qwe321q

Surely that's some big shark, but I was wondering whether there are any other maps where we can get to see shark. Hopefully I got my answer here : << LINK REMOVED >>

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oneEnigma

this is pretty cool but yes it also great to see them use time on adding somethingn like this and keep all the bugs in the game and let the buyers be treated like guinea pigs

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Sl4cka

<< LINK REMOVED >> cool story, bro.

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KogaNinja9

Were gonna need a BIGGER Boat !!! LoL

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Sl4cka

<< LINK REMOVED >> You're only 2 days late.