505 Games, Bohemia Interactive Studios, and Black Element Software announce
ArmA: Queen’s Gambit, an upcoming expansion for ArmA: Armed Assault (A.K.A.
Combat Operations), due in the third quarter of this year. Word is the add-on
will offer a pair of new campaigns, and the release also makes mention of the
version 1.08 patch (story
) that allows the European and North
American editions of the game to compete on the same battlefield:
Games is proud to announce the official expansion pack for its critically
acclaimed title ArmA: Armed Assault - considered the most realistic tactical
combat simulation ever made - entitled ArmA: Queen’s Gambit. The ultimate test
of human war skills has reached its climax!
- Two new story based campaigns
· Rahmadi Conflict: The true conclusion to the original ArmA story, with
enormous battles taking place within massive fortifications on the Rahmadi
Island and brand new Porto Island.
· Royal Flush: 18 months after the original conflict, a group of seasoned
mercenaries arrives to help the government with a sensitive matter that the army
can‘t handle by itself any longer. However, there is something highly suspect
about this job…
- New Multiplayer Missions
· Urban Raid: A cooperative multiplayer scenario designed for a group of
six battle-hardened Special Forces soldiers.
· Battle of Porto: A “capture and hold” scenario for forty players on a
brand new and beautiful sandy island of Porto.
- Final patch 1.08
The latest patch brings to the ArmA world new weapons, vehicles and characters,
along with a new resource management feature and gun dealers. It also brings
dozens of multiplayer and technical improvements, which finally enables North
American players fight on the same battlefields as the International