Welcome to the #Armachinima Awards!
In this contest, we're inviting you to deliver the best cinematic Arma 3 video ever created -
to entertain the troops, and to win a top-tier NVIDIA graphics card!


Vote for your 3 favorite #Armachinima videos to help select 10 nominees.
Afterwards, the Arma 3 development team will select the 3 winners.
The voting deadline is February 27th, 09:00 CET (GMT+1).

No contest entries yet.




  • 1st Place: NVIDIA GTX 1080 Graphics Card + Arma 3 t-shirt
  • 2nd Place: NVIDIA GTX 1070 Graphics Card + Arma 3 t-shirt
  • 3rd Place: NVIDIA GTX 1070 Graphics Card + Arma 3 t-shirt
  • 4-10th Place: Arma 3 t-shirt


  • Step 1 (select 10 nominees): Community
  • Step 2 (choose 3 winners): Arma 3 development team


To enter, please submit your Arma 3 machinima video to competition@bistudio.com. In your e-mail, you need to provide a link to where people can watch the video on YouTube (video needs to be set to Public). Additionally, we ask you to provide a download link to the video file itself. Please also include your name and contact details, and those of potential co-creators.


Public voting (to select 10 nominees) starts on February 14th 2017. To vote, you will need to log in with your Bohemia Account on https://arma3.com/armachinima-contest and vote for your 3 favorite videos. The 10 submissions with the most votes will make it to the next part of the judging process. Here, the Arma 3 development team will select 3 winners from the community-selected nominees.


  • The deadline for submission is 13th February 2017, 09:00 CET (GMT+1).
  • The first round of voting starts on February 14th 2017 and runs until February 27th 2017, 09:00 CET (GMT+1).
  • The winners will be announced in the beginning of March 2017.
  • Entries should be directed cinematic videos using Arma 3 game graphics. Entries may include first- or third-person Arma 3 gameplay footage, but should not be "Let's Play"/playthrough or tutorial videos.
  • Minimum video resolution is 720P (preferably 1080P or higher).
  • No advertising, copyright violations (including music), or content which the contest organizer deems offensive/inappropriate.
  • If you use community-created content in your video, we kindly ask you to request permission from the mod's author.
  • YouTube Monetization on video needs to be disabled.
  • YouTube video should not include annotations or cards.
  • You are free to use any Bohemia Interactive game assets that are made available under license.
  • Up to 3 submissions per person are allowed. Only 1 submission per person can make it into the nominees (submission with the most public votes).
  • Older Arma 3 videos can also be submitted.


Click here to read all of the contest rules. By submitting your entry to competition@bistudio .com, you declare to fully understand and agree to the contest rules.

Have a question? Please contact us at competition@bistudio .com.