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DayZ mod for Arma II now accessible from Steam


5:15 PM on 02.21.2013
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In the midst of last year's drama surrounding The War Z, I had practically forgot that the original DayZ mod that helped kickstart this whole zombie craze was never available on Steam. Well, that's no longer the case -- the popular Arma II Combined Operations mod is now on the platform.

Despite how many people seem to be playing DayZ, there are many more who aren't, and this will only help grow that audience. I'm still holding out for DayZ Standalone so I can go in fresh, but easy mod installations are certainly something I can get behind.








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5:30 PM on 03.31.2014
Creator Dean Hall reveals 2014 roadmap for DayZ

Speaking at EGX Rezzed 2014 over the weekend, DayZ creator Dean Hall not only revealed details about the new Slovakian studio that would be dedicated to the game but also a roadmap that outlined future development on the open...more



10:45 AM on 03.03.2014
Cooking system coming to DayZ

The DayZ development blog has updated with some information on where the game is going to head next, putting greater focus on implementing survival mechanics. Specifically, they're working on adding a cooking system for ...more



2:30 PM on 01.14.2014
Surprising no one, DayZ reaches one million sales

Last we heard, the standalone alpha release of DayZ had passed 800,000 copies sold. It's only been about a week since and the game has reached an important milestone: one million sales. If you were wondering what kind of numb...more



11:00 PM on 01.10.2014
If you see these three guys in DayZ, start running

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3:30 PM on 01.07.2014
Full DayZ beta set to arrive sometime in 2014

Right now DayZ is in its alpha stage, and though thousands of people all across the world are heartily enjoying it, many of you want to wait until the more stable beta phase. You may be waiting a while though, as the beta is ...more



8:00 AM on 01.06.2014
DayZ standalone has now surpassed 800,000 sold

People have been anticipating the standalone version of DayZ for a while now, and it appears as if that excitement has paid off. Last week we reported that the game had sold upwards of 400,000 in its first week, but that...more



10:00 AM on 01.04.2014
How to politely rob someone in DayZ

You don't always have to be a giant dick towards other players in DayZ. I mean it's still pretty dickish to rob someone, but at least it was a nice robbery. (Via Reddit)more



7:00 PM on 01.03.2014
DayZ has sold more than 400,000 Early Access copies

For what seemed like ages, DayZ existed only as a mod for ArmA II. Then, finally last month, DayZ saw a standalone release in alpha form via Early Access. It made more than $5 million in its first day. Clearly, people want ma...more



1:00 AM on 12.24.2013
And now, a moment from DayZ

Welp. (Via Reddit)more



12:45 PM on 12.18.2013
DayZ made $5.1 million in 24 hours

The standalone version of DayZ was released on Steam Early Access yesterday and it's already made $5.1 million in sales. That's insane! 172,500 copies were sold in the first 24 hours, and that number is just going to continue...more



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