DayZ patch released for stable, upcoming changes revealed

DayZ patch released for stable, upcoming changes revealed

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen a DayZ devblog, but it seems that the wait has been worth it. Following the release of a new major build on Stable servers, the Experimental branch received some new things to test. The developers have also revealed a new devblog, showing off what’s in store for the coming weeks. There’s a lot to talk about, and most changes seem to be affecting performance, […]

Is SOE’s H1Z1 a DayZ clone, or is it more?

Is SOE’s H1Z1 a DayZ clone, or is it more?

A lot of buzz has been surrounding Sony Online Entertainment’s recently announced zombie survival MMO H1Z1. The most obvious idea to come to mind when taking a first look at H1Z1 is ‘I’ve seen this before’. And that’s justified, because, frankly, we have seen it before, multiple times. Zombie games were always popular, there’s no doubt about that, and the genre has evolved even more since The Walking Dead TV […]

DayZ to receive major mouse optimization and heaps of content

DayZ to receive major mouse optimization and heaps of content

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen DayZ content rolling out to stable servers. Or, it just may be a feeling we’re getting because of the rapid and constant pace Rocket and his team have gotten us used to. Either way, more goodies are incoming in the coming days. The DayZ development team has provided some insight on what we can expect in the future update to the Early Access game, […]

DayZ Sells 1.7 Million Copies

DayZ Sells 1.7 Million Copies

Fans who are currently enjoying the newest major update of the expansive zombie open-world survival game, DayZ, will be pleased to hear that the standalone title has recently sold over 1.7 million copies. The news was announced by creator Dean Hall. Along with the original mod for Arma 2, the game has been sold and downloaded a total of 2 million times. The news was made public by Hall live […]

Major DayZ Update landing tomorrow

Major DayZ Update landing tomorrow

DayZ was supposed to receive a major update last week, but the deployment to stable servers of the 0.37 patch has been delayed, for various reasons. Multiple bugs have been detected, and the team has been addressing them accordingly. However, this delay proves to be in favor of DayZ players, who most certainly will be rewarded for their patience. Writing a detailed update on DayZ’s devblog, lead developer Dean “Rocket” […]

DayZ vs Rust – Steam statistics comparison

DayZ vs Rust – Steam statistics comparison

It’s no secret that DayZ and Rust have a lot of things in common. It’s also known that both games are in an early-access stage on Steam, meaning they are both in an alpha status. And, both have been doing incredibly well in terms of sales, exceeding the expectations of both small developer teams. Yes, Rust is a DayZ spin-off, but it has grown into a game of it’s own. […]

Top 10 Steam Games as of March 2014 – Exclusive and Non-Exclusive

Top 10 Steam Games as of March 2014 – Exclusive and Non-Exclusive

Alright, so we’ve all been preparing ourselves for some serious next-gen action that awaits us in the future for consoles. What of the next-gen games we can play NOW, though?! Steam’s got some great titles, and for a good price. If you can run it, why not buy it? Here are the titles that you can get your hands on (and at a reduced price, perhaps!) as of March 2014. […]

DayZ’s upcoming 0.37 patch brings survival to a new level!

DayZ’s upcoming 0.37 patch brings survival to a new level!

DayZ has been constantly receiving content updates, new gameplay features and bug fixes at a rapid pace. The upcoming week is no exception to the rule, and the massive expansion of the DayZ development team is dully noticeable. March is the month of survival in DayZ, and most features introduced over the past week (mostly to the experimental branch, not the stable), as well as the upcoming upgrades to the […]

DayZ development team doubled

DayZ development team doubled

Regardless of what Rocket’s plans for the future are, the DayZ development team shows no signs of diminishing or shrinking. In fact, it’s growing, a lot! A recent devblog from the DayZ development team revealed that the number of people working on the running simulator has been greatly increased: “We are inducting a large number of new people to the team, effectively doubling the whole project. Here are a few […]

Rust: the DayZ Standalone Killer – 5 Reasons to Choose Rust over DayZ

Rust: the DayZ Standalone Killer – 5 Reasons to Choose Rust over DayZ

As if Rocket’s decision to “abandon ship” on Bohemia Interactive wasn’t enough to leave DayZ Standalone players questioning their life choices, Rust’s recent achievement of surpassing the $30 million mark might leave some players thinking about throwing in the towel and joining “Team Rust.” While there are definitely some pretty solid reasons for playing the DayZ Standalone (I mean, come on – who doesn’t like handcuffing a random guy on […]