Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:

OpFlashpoint Documentary

A new video from GVMERS is a documentary on the "rise and fall" of Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis, Bohemia Interactive's debut military first-person shooter (thanks Ant). The video discusses the breakthrough nature of the game, conflicts between Bohemia Interactive and publisher Codemasters, and how this eventually led to Arma, the spiritual successor to OpFlashpoint that soldiers on to this day. Here's a bit:

In 1997, a video game company named Bohemia Interactive was established in Prague. The Czech Republic had historically never been a hotbed for video game development, but Bohemia’s founders – Marek Španěl, Ondřej Španěl, and Slavomír Pavlíček – were on a mission. They were determined to create a first person shooter that would capture the reality of war more accurately than any game before it; an engrossing simulation that would depict what real battlefields were like, and feature an unprecedented sense of scale and attention to detail.

Email Digg Facebook Twitter   Share More    


 

   Current Headlines
Kerbal Space Program 2
EVERSPACE 2 Announced
Respawn Apologizes
Anno 1800 Free Week; New DLC Next Month
Groove Coaster Free Week
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint Ghost War Details & Beta Signups
Comanche Announced
Little Nightmares II Announced
Humankind Announced
Drone Champions League The Game Announced
On Sale
Evening Patches
Evening Multiplex
Evening Interviews
Gatherings & Competitions
Evening Consolidation
Evening Mobilization
Evening Metaverse
etc., etc.
Into the Black
  

 



footer

Blue's News logo