Third-party Arma 3 developer Vertexmacht and publisher Bohemia Interactive are today releasing the fifth major content update for Arma 3 Creator DLC: Global Mobilization - Cold War Germany since its latest release in 2021. Update 1.5 delivers four free new vehicles/vehicle variants, a new multiplayer scenario and game mode, and a general overhaul to much of the content in the DLC.

New content overview

  • 4 new vehicles/vehicle variants:
    • SPW-60PA (DShKM)
    • SPW-40P2 (Ch)
    • Typ 2 Van
    • W123
  • 15+ new weapons
    • G33
    • G53
    • PSG-1
    • MSG90
    • G3 variants
    • G8 and MG8 precision machine guns
    • G11
    • SG 550
    • SG 542
    • MZF 512
    • P2
    • P1SD
    • PiMB
    • RPG-18
    • Many more AKM variants, including the LMG K 500 and the integrally suppressed MPi KMS-72KSD
  • Additional highlights:
    • New Revolutionary Faction
    • New co-op multiplayer game mode: "Force Recon"
    • New "Red Steel" MP scenario
    • New furniture objects and integrated furniture module
    • Additional equipment: scopes, uniforms, vests, suppressors and more.
  • Various fixes and quality-of-life improvements

The full changelog for update 1.5 is ready for examination on the Bohemia forums. For an introduction to the new vehicles, you might also want to read the latest OPREP blog post by developer Vertexmacht.

You can now team up to play a completely new game mode: Force Recon. In this, you'll be sent behind enemy lines to try to gather intel about enemy forces without being noticed. You’ll need to accurately triangulate positions, take photographs and regularly contact HQ by radio to submit your intel. With Global Mobilization very soon marking its 4th anniversary and it is the perfect time to get it if you haven’t already.

The Arma 3 Creator DLC: Global Mobilization - Cold War Germany is available for purchase on the Steam Store.

Creator DLC is a label for original Arma 3 projects made by third-party developers and published by Bohemia Interactive. It enables external talent to earn a financial reward for their work, while players get to enjoy more quality content. Find out more about this initiative at