Step into the battle-worn boots of an elite soldier deployed to a war-torncountry. Caught between the awe-inspiring might of the US Marine Corpsoffshore and the Russians anxiously watching from the north, the fate ofChernarussian province of South Zagoria balances on a razor’s edge. As anew and dangerous conflict explodes in the Green Sea Region only thecoalition forces led by the US Army stand between the people ofChernarussia and the bloody reign of the Movement of the Red Star. Takepart in the operation to protect freedom and democracy as a basicinfantryman or special operative.
Arma 2: Combined Operations is the most realistic military combat simfeaturing cutting edge tech, vast and exquisitely detailed environments,and authentically modelled weapons, units, and vehicles. Non-linearplayer-driven campaigns offer one of the best multiplayer experiences everseen in a modern-day military shooter, and modding capability offers youthe chance to take your Arma 2 co-op sessions to a whole new level.
Want to experience the ultimate in survival? Then head on over to our DayZ Mod Spotlight for ARMA 2: Combined Operations
Multiplayer notice: In order to access multiplayer, you must enter your unique serial key that's located in My Account. For more information please follow this link.
Age requirements: ESRB Rating: MATURE with Blood, Mild Sexual Themes, Strong Language, Violence. PEGI Rating: 18+ with Bad Language, Violence.
Minimum system requirements: Windows XP/ Vista/ 7, Intel Core 2.4 GHz or AMD Dual-Core Athlon 2.5 GHz(Intel Core i5 or AMD Phenom II X4 recommended), 2 GB RAM, Nvidia Geforce 8600GT or ATI Radeon HD 3650 or faster with Shader Model 3 and 512 MB VRAM(Nvidia Geforce GTX 260 or ATI Radeon HD 5770 or faster with Shader Model 3 and 896 MB VRAM recommended), 20 GB available hard drive space, DirectX 9.0c compliant soundcard
Posted on 2012-08-21 12:15:37 byNarakir:
If you're looking for your traditional shooter or a Battlefield clone, go away this game isn't for you.
If you're looking for a realistic simulation and you have time to assimilate all what this quite demanding game has to offer, stay and enjoy as it is full of content and has enough to keep you interested for a long time.
Perhaps the only things I hold against this game is thatread more it's unforgivable because of it's realism but well it is what you should seek when you play it. The squad controls are quite clunky, the world is so huge it's sometimes easy to get lost. None will explain you what to do and the tutorials are only about controls no really of how to act on the field which may be a lack for beginners. The game also forces you to do missions not related to your preferences to advance the story line, you'll not get a full infantry campaign (which is IMHO the best part of the game) and will have some helicopter or tank missions. The missions themselves are very well done and quite long, be prepared to have quite some time before jumping in.
The game has also high configuration requirements pushing it to the maximum isn't exactly an affordable option for most computers.
Was this helpful?(82 of 92 people found this helpful)
Posted on 2012-08-21 12:04:01 byDiscoShrew:
Don't buy it for just DayZ. It's a wonderful game by itself. But, key word MILITARY SIMULATOR. IT'S NOT CALL OF DUTY. IT IS HARDCORE. THE CONTROLS ARE CLUNKY! But it is a wonderful game.
Was this helpful?(103 of 148 people found this helpful)
Posted on 2012-08-21 11:23:00 bydeepdark:
As the title said, put your computer hardware into consideration before you buy this game.
As many people on this site I believe, I only have one crappy laptop currently, and since i had played this game alot on one of my friends computer, I know my computer doesn't have any hope to run this smoothly.
Just a reminder, hope it will help.
Was this helpful?(82 of 107 people found this helpful)
See all user reviews (49)