DayZ [PC]
DayZ
DayZ PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Jul-13-2012
US Release Date:
Jul-13-2012
AU Release Date:
Jul-13-2012
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Genre
Shooter
Action
Stealth
Theme
Horror
DayZ is available on PC
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Back of the Box
DayZ is an open world survival horror video game mod for the 2009 computer game ARMA II and its 2010 expansion pack, ARMA 2: Operation Arrowhead. It has been widely praised in the game media for its innovative design elements, with Kotaku and Eurogamer describing it as possibly the best zombie game ever made, and PCGamer saying it was one of the most important things to happen to PC Gaming in 2012. The mod was responsible for putting the three year old game into the top seller charts on Steam for over seven weeks, spending much of this time the top selling game, and is responsible for over 300,000 unit sales within two months of its release.

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DayZ System Requirements
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GD Verdict
Recommended Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Xp 32
DX 9
2 GB
FPS
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Premium Only FPS
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Premium Only FPS
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DayZ Gamer Feedback Results
  • Mac OS
    Yes 17%
    No 83%
    Console Port
    Yes 22%
    No 78%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
    PC Optimised
    Yes 52%
    No 48%
  • Sandbox Quality
    Great 50%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 70%
    What People Will Pay
    $23
  • AMD optimised
    Yes 52%
    No 48%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 71%
    No 29%
    Game too Buggy
    Yes 36%
    No 64%
    Good on Low graphics
    Yes 83%
    No 17%
  • Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 73%
    No 27%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 95%
    No 5%
    Replayability
    Yes
    6.7 / 10
    Time to Complete
    9 hours
  • Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 88%
    Game Difficulty
    Challenging 58%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 94%
  • Anytime Quick Save
    No
    Worth Getting
    Yes 92%
    No 8%
8.8

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The latest system requirements News for DayZ
Sep-09-2014 DayZ’s an interesting prospect. The archetypal Early Access title, DayZ is a consistent best-seller on Steam despite being a wholly unfinished product. Millions have stepped foot into its undead...
Aug-13-2014 Bohemia Interactive has confirmed that DayZ is coming to PlayStation 4, bringing with it a new renderer which will benefit the graphics and performance on both Sony’s next-gen console and PC.Day...
Mar-03-2014 DayZ creator Dean Hall might be making a run for it soon, but that doesn’t seem to be stopping the zombie hordes from amassing in greater numbers than ever before. The DayZ Standalone developmen...
Feb-14-2014 DayZ creator Dean Hall has revealed that he has spoken “extensively” with Microsoft regarding its Xbox One console, sparking the predictable flurry of reports about DayZ coming to the cons...
Jun-17-2013 Normally you'll find "mocap" being used to get detailed animation frameworks for important cutscenes and conversations in a game.Bohemia Interactive are using it to add to the general immersion in the...
Apr-05-2013 DayZ started off (as most of these things do) as a small mod to a fairly niche game, Arma II. Arma is not your average shooter; it's a Military Simulation game, and aims for realism above all.DayZ is ...
Jan-18-2013 No one can deny that The WarZ currently is a mess. Even Hammerpoint Interactive, WarZ developers have accepted there are issues and offered an apology.However, the maker of the popular Arma II mod 'Da...
Jan-08-2013 A few hours ago today Dean Hall, project lead of the anticipated horror MMO shooter DayZ announced some good news and bad news about the standalone game's release.DayZ was originally a modification fo...
Aug-22-2012 Are you having troubles getting the latest version of Day Z to run?Well our man Shi123 has put together a How to get Day-z 1.7.2.5 to run with ARMA 2. He takes you right from the beginning of the proc...
Aug-07-2012 The surprise hit of the summer, Day-Z a zombie survival mod for ArmA II, will be turned into a stand alone game. Dean Hall, the creator of Day-Z, will be the project lead. This is both good ...
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Defekt
11:17 Oct-23-2014
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Sets for 720 and 900p? And FPS, big thanks :)

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DarthVaderZTB
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what fps and res? I need to know because Im going to buy it

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ZeroHour060
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Medium settings at your resolution should be fine. Expect frame drops in towns though. :)

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DarthVaderZTB
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thanks. can you guess what the average frame rate is?

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ZeroHour060
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It will be at LEAST playable. 30+ fps. Possible drops below 30 in towns. I'd probably just stick with low settings for the best possible framerate you can get.

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DarthVaderZTB
16:58 Oct-23-2014
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ok thank you for your help I'll buy it.

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Hizzlepops
10:56 Oct-21-2014
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Could I run it at all? what settings/fps

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GuardianDogula
22:26 Oct-21-2014
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You should be able to run this game Mid-High pretty well. Leaning more towards High.

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GuardianDogula
21:34 Oct-20-2014
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Can I run this game maxed? And will it be better If I crossfire with two R7 240 4gbs?
AMD FX-4130
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GuardianDogula
22:25 Oct-21-2014
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*FX-4300

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GuardianDogula
23:55 Oct-23-2014
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Nevermind, I figured it out.

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TATICUL
18:28 Oct-20-2014
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Hello, can i run this on multiplayer with med-high settings and 60 fps? :D

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nordicymn
22:02 Oct-20-2014
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for sure you can bro!

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TATICUL
14:12 Oct-21-2014
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OK, thank you :D

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oknyjh123
02:47 Oct-19-2014
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could i run this game max and get good fps?

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nordicymn
22:04 Oct-20-2014
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I dont if you could max it and get really good fps… the optimization on this game is not so good, but you can run it on high/max, but you might lag in city.

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oknyjh123
01:08 Oct-18-2014
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Settings and FPS? would it be good or not?

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nordicymn
22:05 Oct-20-2014
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yea it would be able to play it on medium/high, with decent fps.

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oknyjh123
23:45 Oct-22-2014
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thanks

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MrAlanSmith
00:50 Oct-14-2014
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Settings and FPS?


Can i run it and this site says i can max this out but the game is not finished yet.

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nordicymn
01:53 Oct-19-2014
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Im pretty sure this dayz is referring to arma 2 mod. You gatta search dayz standalone for the standalone version.

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soperkaow
10:43 Oct-11-2014
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Settings for me?

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DJTiggs
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Can i run it or should i upgrade a little more? all i am planing on is just playing the game with no lag.

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nordicymn
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hm, with that rig you'll be fine haha.

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