Welcome to the Community Radar, or as we also call it: #COMRAD. We're here to showcase another batch of incredible community content that was shared recently. Check it out!
To start off this COMRAD, we have this action packed screenshot by community legend thebuckfastwine, depicting a NATO air assault on Sa'hatra. You can download jujurat's terrain on the Steam Workshop here.
Next up, we have this stunning image by East Wind Veteran of two Chernarussian Defence Force (CDF) MiG-29s conducting a low-level pass of a CDF defensive position in one of the many castle ruins around South Zagoria.
The North Fronts team has recently teased some new assets coming to their Northern Fronts mod. A brand new Bristol Blenheim Mk1, updated Norwegian gear, and reworked Danish uniforms are coming soon - along with a number of other items. Be sure to join their Discord to keep on top of their developer updates!
The long-awaited Omaha Beach terrain has been released on the Steam Workshop! Download this 26km² faithful re-creation based on real world reference photos and heightmaps today here. Be aware that you will require Arma 3 Creator DLC: Spearhead 1944 or the CDLC's Compatibility Data Pack to use the terrain.
JoeyBear has released Cold War - Argana, which combines Arma 3 Creator DLC: Western Sahara and Arma 3 Creator DLC: Global Mobilization - Cold War Germany for some new Cold War era factions for conflicts in the Argana region. Download it on the Steam Workshop here.
Community memberAlky Lee managed to surpass 10,000 hours of Arma 3 just in time for the game's 10th anniversary! To celebrate, they took the T-100X “Futura“ Railgun Tankout for a drive! Thank you Alky Lee for your dedication to the game, and the Arma franchise as a whole! Here is to another 10,000 hours!
T-100X “Futura“ Railgun Tank was added to Arma 3 with the 2.14 Update, released on September 5. This free platform updatefeatures a number of fixes and improvements, as well as new game assets. Along with new“extreme” graphics preset options and two new Steam Achievements,Update 2.14alsointroduces the a Battlefield Memorial prop, and a number of clothing items and props from Bohemia Incubator title Project Argo.
The complete changelog for update 2.14 can be found here.
Watch the 2.14 Update trailer below:
Jamie Darlington will be running a new 3.0 rendition of their Battle of Britain scenario on October 14. You can sign up for the event by joining this Discord. Who knows, maybe we will send Community Manager LeClair to take to the skies in a Spitfire for the event!
351°RIM, along with CORP, will be hosting Operation Baltic Shield, a persistent 24-hour non-stop operation with an estimated 100+ players, October 27 to 28. You can join the CORP Discord to find out more about the event if you are interested in participating.
Community machinima artist extraordinaire Ceb.Cin recently released this excellent video tribute to Arma 3 - detailing a decade of operations from the base game, through each official DLC, and all currently available Creator DLC. Thank you for such a touching video, Ceb!
On September 12, we hosted a special 10th anniversary live stream, featuring key individuals from Arma 3's development history. The live stream was hosted by Community Manager Niles "Nillers" George. Go check out the VOD for an intro by a very special guest that will either trigger some nostalgia or feelings of horror among Arma 3 players. The stream covers recollections from the game's development and impact over the past ten years, a community Q&A session, some tribute videos by a number of Splendid™ people, and a live CAKEREP.
If you missed our earlier anniversary streams, you can find them all here:
- Background, History, and Setting (with Ivan Buchta and Scott Alsworth)
- Audio Design, Sound Engine, and Soundtrack (with Jan Dušek)
- Zeus and Eden Editor (with Karel Mořický)