The PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of Battlefield: Bad Company 2 are in for quite a few weapon/item balance adjustments next week.
Changes like increased/decreased accuracy across several weapons, fire rate and grenade blast radius adjustments, considerable speed increases to tracer darts, power tool repair and overheat speed increases etc can be expected. There are quite a few other changes as well, all listed on the game’s official site here and here.
The updates listed in the first link are already available for PC users, while the ones in second link will become available “in the very near future,” gameplay designer Alan Kertz assures. The console patch with all the listed changes/fixes/adjustments will go live next Tuesday, May 11.