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
Official release date


Genre
Shooter
Action
Stealth
Theme
Horror
DayZ is available on PC
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DayZ is designed to be played with other people or it is heavily bias towards that type of gameplay
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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
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Recommended Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Xp 32
DX 9
2 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
DayZ Gamer Feedback Results
  • Mac OS
    Yes 25%
    No 75%
    Console Port
    Yes 9%
    No 91%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
    PC Optimised
    Yes 67%
    No 33%
  • Sandbox Quality
    Great 58%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 86%
    What People Will Pay
    $30
  • AMD optimised
    Yes 64%
    No 36%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 80%
    No 20%
    Game too Buggy
    Yes 29%
    No 71%
    Good on Low graphics
    Yes 77%
    No 23%
  • Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 80%
    No 20%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 90%
    No 10%
    Replayability
    Yes
    9.4 / 10
    Time to Complete
    0 hours
  • Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 92%
    Game Difficulty
    Challenging 60%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 100%
  • Anytime Quick Save
    No
    Worth Getting
    Yes 100%
8.8

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The latest system requirements News for DayZ
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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abhi0001
12:58 Jul-27-2014
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Can i play it at everything low?

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HEAVENISHELL
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According to minimum requirements, you should be able to :)

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abhi0001
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Yeah Thanks :)

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GhostWitcher
08:34 Jul-27-2014
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Can I run this on Ultra?

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HEAVENISHELL
08:50 Jul-27-2014
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Yes you can :)

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UsayBLUNT
05:51 Jul-27-2014
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I can play with a few config tweaks and everything switched to "off/low" and I still only get around 25-35 in towns. But in the woods is a different story.

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unrealvitality
13:19 Jul-26-2014
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Can I run this on the lowest settings? what would my fps look like?

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proalex
17:40 Jul-24-2014
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can i run this and what fps

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lordra001
17:31 Jul-24-2014
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hey can someone tell me if I can run this smoothly on high or even ultra with my specs? I would like to know before buying

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dodge999
13:27 Jul-23-2014
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Settings&FPS Please! Planning to play overpoch and epoch.

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Marshall535
23:15 Jul-22-2014
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can i run it on what fps

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reapr56
00:53 Jul-23-2014
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I dont think you can run this with that rig, sorry mate :(

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Jaruzzu
19:20 Jul-22-2014
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Would I be able to run this on ultra settings? And if so what kind of frames would I get?

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dodge999
13:32 Jul-23-2014
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Low-Medium ULTRA-Hell naw that would probably crash it.

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ghostlyassassin
18:10 Jul-20-2014
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what will be my settings and fps?

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