Day Z News


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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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"

- pete smith see all 39 comments

Day Z standalone following Minecraft dev model

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 07, 2012 6:00am PDT

DayZ creator Dean 'Rocket' Hall has spoken before about a standalone version of the smash-hit Arma 2 zombie mod, but now it's properly official. The day after the mod hit one million players, Hall has announced he'll be leading the standalone project at Bohemia, following th...


"Don't forget, that if you bought ArmA 2 and expansion for Day Z, you already have a pretty damn ..."

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Day Z passes a million players

By Steve Watts, Aug 06, 2012 2:00pm PDT

The Day Z mod has surpassed one million unique players in only four months.


"The atmosphere and the junky engine that makes it hard to survive. Honestly i think the broken ..."

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Day Z aiming to go stand-alone this year

By Steve Watts, Jul 24, 2012 8:15am PDT

The Day Z mod for ArmA 2 could spin off into its own stand-alone game this year, assuming all goes smoothly with striking a deal.


"I hope they do... but I wouldn't mind if they took their time and did it right... I would love ..."

- Gwyndion see all 29 comments

Day Z 1.7.2 patch may cause equipment loss

By Steve Watts, Jul 10, 2012 7:30am PDT

The Day Z 1.7.2 patch has been released, packing in a host of new features and the risk of losing some equipment.


"I put on the ghillie camo, my character started doing a swim animation, and i lost all my things ..."

- Ch1d0r1 see all 9 comments

Weekend Confirmed 120 - Dawnguard, Day Z, Diablo 3

By Garnett Lee, Jul 06, 2012 11:00am PDT

Weekend Confirmed hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata are joined by show regulars Jeff Mattas and Andrea Rene this week to talk about the likes of the Day Z beta, Dawnguard, and ZombiU, as well as Diablo 3's end-game woes.


"I'd judge it against other sand box titles, since that's what its structure most mimics. Its ..."

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Day Z patch welcomes ladies to the apocalypse

By Alice O'Connor, May 28, 2012 10:45am PDT

Women are hugely important in any zombie apocalypse scenario, as those baby factories shall be needed rebuild the human race. Accordingly, a new Day Z patch added lady player models. Oh, and bandits now look like everyone else. Good luck with that.


ArmA 2 'Day Z' mod patch adds sickness

By Steve Watts, May 23, 2012 7:00am PDT

A patch for the ArmA 2 "Day Z" mod adds sickness, making your temperature drop and lose blood, while also coughing loudly to warn other players that you're infected.


"Could this potentially spin-off into a stand alone game? I buy it after some polish and more ..."

- coyoterys see all 28 comments

Day Z mod boosts ArmA 2 sales with zombies

By Jeff Mattas, May 15, 2012 5:00pm PDT

The zombie-themed survival mod for ArmA 2, called Day Z, has caused a significant boost in the military shooter-sim's sales.


"Best news I've heard in a while. This game needs to be fleshed out, period. With help from a ..."

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