Bohemia Interactive News


Konami and Bohemia Interactive suffer security breaches

By Steve Watts, Jul 15, 2013 2:45pm PDT

Both Konami and Bohemia Interactive have announced that they've suffered security breaches, and recommend password changes for all users.


Arma 3 beta launches, available for purchase

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2013 12:30pm PDT

The Arma 3 beta has launched, and you can purchase your way in from three packages that will grant you the final game upon release.


"It was 12 bucks cheaper yesterday when it was alpha, and will hit 60 bucks when it goes retail. ..."

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Arma dev announces rover 'em up Take On Mars

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 12, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Arma developer is bringing us the thrills, chills, and brown rolling hills of Mars in a new sim about exploring the surface of the red planet, it has announced at E3. Take On Mars have you piloting landers and rovers on scientific missions, probably not encountering hostile ...


"Taaake on Maaars Take Maaars ooooonn! Geet youuu asss to MAAAAARS"

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DayZ console port 'almost certain'

By Steve Watts, Apr 01, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Indie hit DayZ is "almost certain" to make it to consoles, as long as the PC release goes smoothly, according to creator Dean Hall.


"As mush as I would like to see this, the truth is their games are always filled with bugs. I can ..."

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Arma 3 alpha starting next week

By Steve Watts, Feb 26, 2013 12:15pm PST

Arma 3's alpha test will kick off next week, with an invite-only "Lite" version coming the following week.


"outstanding. Best game of all time and you get it on sale for pre-order! VERY NICE !!"

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Arma 3 to be Steam exclusive

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2013 10:30am PST

Arma 3 is Steam-exclusive, Bohemia Interactive has announced. Without this move, project lead Joris-Jan van't Land says "there was a very real chance there would be no Arma 3 this year."


"Great. Now how am I going to disinfect the insides of all of these tortoise shells?"

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DayZ video dev diary teaches how to get dressed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2013 7:30am PST

A nice slice of DayZ is on display in the mod-gone-standalone's first video developer diary. The 15-minute entry introduces its new menu system, how to put together a fetching outfit, item spawns which require actual searching to find, new swampland, the recovered island of ...


"Yeah, waah waah. Maybe he should have picked a different name for his commercial release to ..."

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Arma 3 renames main island following jailings

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 04, 2013 4:15pm PST

Arma 3 was chiefly set on the real-world Greek Island of Lemnos, but developer Bohemia Interactive was somewhat soured on the place after two members were jailed on espionage charges whilst holidaying there. Bohemia has now renamed the island Altis in-game, partially to refl...


"....or any other military installation on the whole fkin planet."

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Arma Tactics announced for Nvidia's Project Shield

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 30, 2013 8:15am PST

When Nvidia announced its big goofy Android handheld Project Shield earlier in the month, it also quietly revealed Arma Tactics as one of its games. Developer Bohemia Interactive today formally announced that mobile game as a "turn-based close-combat strategy" affair, mentio...


"It does both. Streams games from your PC and plays Android games directly on the device."

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DayZ developer 'very angry' about The War Z

By John Keefer, Jan 17, 2013 2:30pm PST

DayZ creator Dean Hall doesn't want to be a professional. He wants to be a person that is upfront about his feelings and opinions. And for that he's making it clear that he is furious with the competing zombie game The War Z.


"Whatever criticisms this guy gets he probably deserves, but he's now my hero. "

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Bohemia developers released on bail from Greek jail

By Steve Watts, Jan 15, 2013 10:00am PST

The two Bohemia Interactive developers arrested in Greece have been let out on bail, according to Czech news sources.


"thank god. Now get back to work, I want those ragdolls feeling SNAPPY for when I begin my ..."

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DayZ standalone delayed for 'groundbreaking' changes

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 08, 2013 7:00am PST

You may have noticed that the standalone version of smash-hit Arma II mod DayZ missed itsplanned December launch, but there's a very good reason for that. Creator Dean Hall explains in a new blog post, "Put simply, DayZ Standalone isn't here because we had the chance to go f...


"Wow it has been a long time,went back and checked some old screenshots they are first person.... ..."

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Arma 3 delayed into 2013

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 13, 2012 2:00pm PST

As the end of what Bohemia Interactive describes as "what might be described as an eventful year" draws near, the Arma 3 developer has confirmed that its battlefield sim will miss the planned 2012 launch window. With two members of the team arrested on espionage charges and ...


"It might be the attachment which punches you in the chest every time you get shot; for added ..."

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Bohemia staff arrested for espionage on island Arma 3 recreates

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 11, 2012 8:15am PDT

Greece has arrested two members of Arma 3 developer Bohemia Interactive, accusing them of committing espionage as they took photos and videos of military facilities on Lemnos. The Greek island, you see, is one of several in the Aegean Sea which Iran invades in the near-futur...


"Because of the merging subthread, this was very nearly the one time the frontpage news thread ..."

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Day Z lead 'having meetings' about console port

By Steve Watts, Aug 15, 2012 10:30am PDT

Day Z developer Dean Hall says he plans to lead on PC, but wants to take the game to Mac and consoles as well -- and is even meeting with console developers at Gamescom.


"ahahahahaha. Do you guys think this asshole get's this released on any platform lol"

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