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Arma 3 impressions from under a bush | Destructoid

Destructoid: "If you want to try out the game yourself, but don't want to put money down on the alpha, then you could always befriend someone who has already taken the plunge, and get them to send you an alpha lite invite. This gives you the ability to check out the showcase missions and the editor, though it lacks all the multiplayer fun." (ArmA 3, PC)

SITH  +   713d ago
I have one alpha invite lite available. Anyone want it, message me. You must have a steam account.
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BLKxSEPTEMBER  +   713d ago
ill take it good sir. steam name deethagee
SITH  +   713d ago
I entered your name in search, and did not find it. My name is ASSASSYN X

send me a friend invite and I will gift it to you, or send me your email and I will email it through steam.
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LOL_WUT  +   713d ago
This is one game i'm truly jealous of not being able to play. Even the Alpha footage looks phenomenal.
xBigxBossx  +   713d ago
Steam account xBigxbossx if anyone has an extra lite!!!
TooTall19  +   713d ago
done. edit: boss let me know if you didn't get one already
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xBigxBossx  +   713d ago
I didn't get the invite
is a alpha inv pop up in pending gifts or inbox
josephayal  +   713d ago
Bohemia Interactive Sony
i can't wait for the PS4 Version

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Zha1tan  +   713d ago
have you seen the amount of inputs for Arma III?

It will not work or it will not be half the game on console.
Somebody  +   713d ago
I don't know...

After playing around with it for a while I noticed that Arma 3 readily accept X-Box 360 controller. Plug one in and all the appropriate icons changed to show the X Box icons - just like what you would see from a multiplatform game. Even the infantry controls feel nice with the controller. The command system now feels more streamlined...enough for a controller only experience. Although you can't change modify the controllers yet and you can't do anything in the editor with the controller except for accessing the system menu.

Since BIS have expressed of bringing the Arma series to consoles and their first foray into the console market last year with the Carrier Command: Gaea Mission reboot...they might surprise everyone when Arma 3 is finally launch. CDP announced The Witcher 2 for the X Box 360 months after the PC launch (they have hinted their console interest during the PC development phase, too).
Zha1tan  +   713d ago
@ Somebody, yes controls are labelled for a 360 controller I noticed this aswell.

I think controllers are fantastic for flying as a keyboard and mouse is crap in the air but if you are using a controller for flying you still need a keyboard for the multitude of commands.

How will you give orders with a pad? switch ammo types, co ordinate the mobile artillery? Arma uses literally the entire keyboard so if they managed to do it it would be an extremely impressive feat but the game would miss many controls obviously unless they allow use with a mini keyboard attached to the controller.
IK IR Y IP T  +   713d ago
sorry they have already stated pc only
IK IR Y IP T  +   713d ago
i actually have like 3 or 4 left Krypt83
xBigxBossx  +   713d ago
Loyal to the end
pinkyxyz  +   713d ago
I would like one please. apacolypse2761
bondsmx  +   713d ago
if anyone has an extra code.. id love to try ARMA out.. only thing ive ever played was the free version of arma 2 i think, and that was before i got a new gaming pc.. would LOVE to try it now! my steam account is the same name as here... bondsmx thanks in advance to anyone who is willing to spare me a code
MooseWI  +   713d ago
Since there seems to be really nice people here, my Steam name is jeremyjedson. Much appreciated if anyone could, very thankful if anyone is.
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cyril sneer  +   713d ago
@jeremyedson
I have sent you an friend invite so i can give you a key my steam profile is darksidesoldier.
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IK IR Y IP T  +   713d ago
i have 3 to give first come forst serve send me a friend request on steam krypt83
ATi_Elite  +   713d ago
Free Keys
Man go buy the Got Dam Alpha which will include upgrade to full game for $39.99

It's well worth it! Arma 3 is a MASTERPIECE!!!

Now if you have a week PC and concerns about running Arma 3 then OK get a free key.....see how it goes then save money for upgrades cause Arma 3 is AAA+++

This is only the Alpha, it's just gonna get WAAAAY better during the next 4 years if they give it the same support like Arma 2.
urwifeminder  +   713d ago
Im thinking of getting the developers version for future free dlc.

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