Bohemia Interactive News


DayZ discovers fire later in April

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 07, 2014 1:00pm PDT

DayZ's world continues to fill up with zombies and the world has now evolved to include man's most crucial invention: bacon fire! A new update set to drop later this April will formally introduce fire, which should pave the way for new mechanics, such as cooking.


April Fools: Arma 3 adds Karts DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 01, 2014 7:00am PDT

With the Arma 3 campaign finished, it's time for developer Bohemia Interactive to start releasing DLC. The first premium add-on for the game is "Karts."


DayZ gets new studio, outlines 2014 roadmap

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 28, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Dean 'Rocket' Hall took the stage at EGX Rezzed to deliver the upcoming 2014 roadmap for DayZ, including improved zombie behaviors, new weapons and animals, vehicles, and Steam Workshop support.


"They're list of what to address just blows my mind. I'm sure Day Z is an interesting game, but ..."

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Arma 3 final campaign episode rolls out next week

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 11, 2014 10:00am PDT

The third and final chapter of Arma 3's campaign will launch next Thursday, March 20, developer Bohemia announced today. 'Win' will see the Mediterranean mixup escalating further, into some of that good jolly war fun we all know and enjoy. It'll also bring three new vehicles...


"Well, the Blackfoot is based on a real prototype. This is a fictional vehicle, like the Ghost Hawk."

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DayZ dev team doubles in size; cooking coming

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 03, 2014 7:30am PST

Expect the pace of DayZ's development to pick up, as Bohemia has bunged a whole load of new people to the team. Creator Dean 'Rocket' Hall revealed this in his latest dev blog post, also confirming that the team shall start focusing on expanding survival elements. First up i...


DayZ creator to stay at Bohemia until he's not 'needed'

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 24, 2014 6:45am PST

Dean 'Rocket' Hall may have plans to leave Bohemia Interactive and set up his own studio to explore multiplayer survival games, but the DayZ creator has reassured that he'll remain there for as long as he's strictly "needed." He imagines that in a year the zombie apocalypse ...


"Good point, I don't know that. Maybe his move is due to seeing how much money is left on the ..."

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Arma 3 'Zeus' DLC mode lets Game Masters control battle

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 13, 2014 10:30am PST

Bohemia is still working on Arma 3


Shack Tactical leader discusses helicopter flight in Arma 3

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 07, 2014 4:30pm PST

Flying a helicopter is an important aspect of Arma 3, so Bohemia Interactive is assisting would-be pilots with a helpful video from Shack Tactical leader Dslyecxi.


"I thought he actually worked for Bohemia now as some kind of community relations person?"

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Arma 3 second campaign episode deploys today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 21, 2014 10:00am PST

Bohemia Interactive has released the second part of Arma 3's East Wind campaign today, with the final chapter slated to drop in March.


DayZ sells 1 million copies in 4 weeks

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 14, 2014 7:30am PST

"So much for the death of PC Gaming," DayZ creator Dean Hall has scoffed, announcing that the zombie apocalypse survival sim's standalone version--which is still only in alpha--has now sold one million copies, less than a month after launching on Steam Early Access. Yes, sal...


"This is why I'm not touching it yet. I feel that if i start playing it now i will be burned out ..."

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DayZ has sold 875,000 copies; in alpha until end of 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 07, 2014 6:45am PST

After a long wait, the alpha version of DayZ finally launched via Steam Early Access on December 16. While it's still very much in alpha, evidently that hasn't been too much of a discouragement for survival fans, as Bohemia Maruk Spanel has revealed the game's sold 875,000 c...


"death match implies the goal of the game is to kill other players, it's a complete misnomer ..."

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DayZ standalone alpha is out now

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2013 3:30pm PST

The DayZ standalone is now available through Steam Early Access. Just remember, the game is in alpha and it's definitely going to look and feel like it.


"Agreed, that is pretty steep. I'm on the fence so I want to see some coverage on it before I ..."

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Arma 3 second campaign episode due in January

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 04, 2013 7:45am PST

Bohemia Interactive split off Arma 3's campaign so it could release the military sim before World War 3 kicks off, planning to release it episodically. The first free chapter arrived in October and now the developer has announced the second will launch on Tuesday, January 21...


"First chapter is actually really cool. It's not as open as Arma 2 campagin was, but as a bonus ..."

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Arma 3 first campaign episode deploys on Halloween

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 10, 2013 7:00am PDT

In its haste to finally release Arma 3, Bohemia Interactive snipped out its campaign to finish up later than release as free DLC. Today the developer announced that the first of three planned episodes will launch on October 1, and released a handful of screenshots showing it...


Arma Tactics deploys to PC on October 1

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2013 7:45pm PDT

Previously available only on iOS and Android, Arma Tactics is now on its way to PC on October 1, according to Bohemia Interactive.