ArmA: Combat Operations Release Date PC
Brought to you by the creators of Operation Flashpoint*: Armed Assault (ArmA) will reacquaint gamers with the ultimate in realistic, combat gaming.
ArmA features a new engine with a fresh modern setting and focuses on freedom of action and immersive complex environments, blended with a unique touch of total simulation, based on a technology used to train real soldiers around the world, including U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Army and Australian Defense Forces.
We aim to again deliver the ultimate military simulation for PC, improving the successful gameplay formula of our debut PC game release Operation Flashpoint. It's refreshing for us to focus again on PC game development after years spent working on the Xbox platform and we work hard to make sure not to disappoint the expectations of the great community that built around Operation Flashpoint with this new game. explains Marek Spanel, director and co-founder of Bohemia Interactive.
In ArmA, players will be able to seamlessly explore massive environments (over 200 sq. kilometres) and combat intelligent enemies that try to out think and outmaneuver you. In ArmA it is important to preserve the lives of yourself and your squad members in the heat of a modern armed conflict. Jump into any of a large selection of available vehicles, including armored vehicles and aircraft.
DX9 Engine incorporating many of the latest features, including High Dynamic Range rendering
Reworked lifelike animations.
Fully streaming game engine allowing extremely large environments loaded with various special effects.
Environments are richly detailed and varied.
New huge sized battlefield (landmass exceeds that of all islands from Flashpoint & Resistance combined)
New densely populated battlefield (approximately twice the number of objects on all previous islands combined).
Dynamic weather and daytime simulation (including tides and star constellations)
Large selection of weapons and vehicles.
Unique and proven combatant's AI.
New island containing large cities with many different, fully accessible buildings.
ArmA's campaign features a brand new story-line, with a modern day setting.
Campaign's setting and events inspired by real world events, military strategies and political doctrines.
Updated controls and command interface.
Large, persistent battles.
60+ player multiplayer (plus additional AI), players can join at any time.
Unique game modes introducing modes of play not seen in any other game.
Cooperative game modes.
Custom content support
Open game architecture.
Building on top of the successful Operation Flashpoint addon and modding support.
Built-in scenario editor.
Versatile object/vehicle animation system.
Many useful scripting functions.
Mission wizards enable missions to be played with any addons.
Game mode: single / multiplayer Multiplayer mode: Internet Player counter: 1 - 64
Media type: 1 DVD
User score: 8,2 / 10 based on 765 votes.
Pre-release expectations: 9.2 / 10 based on 107 votes.
PEGI rating ArmA: Combat Operations
ArmA: Combat Operations System requirements
PC / Windows
- Pentium 4 3 GHz
- 1 GB RAM
- graphic card 256 MB (GeForce 6800 or better)
- 3 GB HDD
- Windows 2000/XP