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ArmA 2

PC, PS3, XB360 / Action / Release: Jun 26, 2009 / ESRB: M

Arma 2: Operation Arrowhead 1.63 patch transitions online multiplayer to Steam

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 30, 2014 11:48am PDT

Bohemia Interactive is taking the next step to ensure Arma 2's online multiplayer survives with a new patch that formally transitions from the defunct Gamespy to Steam.


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 ...


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.


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...


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.


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...


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.


Arma 2 Czech Republic DLC rolls out today

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 30, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Yeah yeah sure zombies great, but what about army men? For those who like to get together with their chums and simulate a little military action, Bohemia Interactive today launched its 'Army of the Czech Republic' DLC for Arma 2 with new vehicles, weapons, missions and terra...


Arma 2 patch helps fix Day Z crashes

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 25, 2012 9:00am PDT

If Day Z has been a little too crashy for your liking, rejoice, for Arma 2's new patch 1.62 has arrived with changes developer Bohemia says "make zombie hunts much less prone to crashes and should improve server stability."


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.


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.


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.


Community Spotlight: Shack Tactical, part 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 21, 2012 9:00am PDT

In part 2 of our Community Spotlight on Shack Tactical, founder Andrew "dslyexci" Gluck talks about how prospective members are screened, the upcoming ArmA III and the group's roots in Shacknews Chatty.


Community Spotlight: Shack Tactical, part 1

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 20, 2012 9:00am PDT

Shack Tactical has been making war for more than six years. We chat with the Chatty group's commander, Andrew "dslyecxi" Gluck about how the growing company of soldiers formed and how the amazing videos are created that document the group's missions.


Arma 2: Army of the Czech Republic DLC announced

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2012 12:56pm PDT

If you can still conceive of using Arma 2 for anything other than simulating the zombie apocalypse, its 'Army of the Czech Republic' DLC might pique your interest. Announced at E3 by Bohemia, it'll bring new environments, weapons, vehicles, missions, and more.