Arma 3

PC / Action / Release: Sep 12, 2013 / ESRB: RP

Arma 3 rolling out on September 12

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 08, 2013 6:45am PDT

It's a year later than originally planned, even with the single-player campaign cut out to become free post-launch episodic DLC, but Arma 3 finally has a release date. Bohemia Interactive today announced the military sim will launch for PC on September 12.


Arma 3 campaign delayed to post-launch as DLC

By Steve Watts, Aug 06, 2013 9:30am PDT

Bohemai Interactive has announced that the campaign for Arma 3 will be added post-launch, in the form of three downloadable episodes.


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.


Steam 'Early Access' lets you buy unfinished games

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 20, 2013 12:15pm PDT

With games continuously evolving after release, gamers have become accustomed to frequent title updates and patches. But, what if you could see a game evolve before it's ever officially "released"? That's what Steam plans on offering through its new "Early Access" library of...


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.


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."


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...


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.


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 ...


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...


Arma 3 community alpha coming after E3

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 24, 2012 11:45am PST

Arma 3 developer Bohemia is planning to release an early slice of its battlefield sim to the public after E3 in June, so we rabble can help "shape it up."


Arma 3 dev explains shifting release window

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 07, 2012 2:45pm PST

Arma 3 fans recently spotted that the official site was listing a Q4 2012 release, not the summer launch had initially been stated. However, Shacknews has been told this was its target "for some time," and that we'll see Carrier Command: Gaea Mission firs


Arma 3 site live, includes Gamescom videos

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2011 3:15pm PDT

Arma 3 has opened its official Web site, and marked the occasion with each of its Gamescom 2011 walkthrough videos.


Arma 3's 'sandbox' single-player detailed

By Xav de Matos, Jun 29, 2011 3:30pm PDT

In a recent interview, Bohemia designer Ivan Buchta has revealed how Arma 3's new "sandbox" single-player campaign will function, while still promising the same classic scenario gameplay found in past games of the series.


Arma 3 E3 trailer rolls out

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 07, 2011 6:55am PDT

The E3 trailer for Bohemia's latest battlefield simulator is short but oh so sweet.