“I got one of them,” said James. “Please don’t die.”
May 21, 2012 2:59 PM Subscribe
Day Z is the best thing I’ve played so far this year.
On my first go, I bled to death in the dark, alone on a forest trail.Day Z (pronounced "daisy")
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is a free roaming, persistent world zombie apocalypse simulator
built in the Arma 2 engine by Dean "Rocket" Hall, an employee of the game's developer
. It is a wonky, brutal
, and compulsively immersive generator
of dreadful stories
Then, after a couple of minutes, we encountered another survivor. A newbie from the beach. He turned to look at us.
We looked at him.
“Let’s take him out.” A snap decision, but a horrifying one. We murdered him under a tree. He tumbled down, flopping backwards in the grass. The corpse twitched and shuddered. “This is hideous.” A pause to look at what we’d done. “Just get his stuff.”
To play it, you need Arma 2 and its expansion
and the mod itself