DayZ is a post-apocalyptic open-world online survival game where you alone or with your friends will need to fight zombies and come across friendly or hostile players and mistakes are unforgiving and immersive because each player has only one rule, to stay alive, no matter what! DayZ is set on the map of Chernarus which is based on a real rural area in the Czech Republic. Make sure you dont die because there are no checkpoints or saves, when you die, you lose everything you had and will start over again on one of the beaches locations. Run back to the north where you will find better gear and equipment. DayZ brings complex and authentic survival mechanics, including hunting, crafting, building, health preservation and resource management. A huge 230 km2 map with a variety of beautiful landscapes and landmarks based on real-life locations. Unpredictable and often emotional interactions with other players leading to a limitless spectrum of emergent gameplay. Up to 60 players striving to survive by any means necessary. Make friends, kill on sight, kidnap strangers and bend them to your will, or be betrayed for a can of beans. Anything and everything is possible. An array of environmental threats that will test your capabilities. From erratic weather and dangerous wildlife to pitch-black nights and rage-induced infected.