Category: Tutorials

What’s Your Favorite Thing to Do While Playing DayZ?

Posted 21 Jan 2013 in DayZ Ideas, Funny, Tutorials, Videos
dayz-parachute

So DayZ has been out for a while now, and we’ve had some awesome times, and not so awesome times. We started a server and have grown a small community of cool players to play with. We usually play every night, depending on work or weather one of us has “wife agro” (one of TX Riddla’s coined phrases). As we pal around Cherno and run into new crews, we’ve become attached to certain weapons and vehicles. For me, I’ve grown attached to the ATV. Before our server used to get hacked everyday (before going password protected), I used to try and build a base or setup a camp with tents, vehicles, and whatnot. After playing the game a lot,...

DayZ Tutorial – Where’s my Debug Monitor after 1.7.2.6 update?

Posted 09 Sep 2012 in DayZ News, News, Tutorials
DayZ Debug Monitor

Howdy survivors, if you play DayZ, you’ve probably gotten accustomed to the Debug Monitor in the top right hand corner. It will show a player: Zombie Kills Headshots Murders Bandit Kills Blood Zombies Alive Name Humanity After the 1.7.2.6. update, your debug monitor might have disappeared. You can make it visible again by following these steps. 1. Click ESC to access your game menu. 2. Click “Game Options” in the menu. 3. Look towards the bottom for “DayZ UI” and click the left or right arrows to scroll through the options.   4. “Default” is the normal option. (no debug monitor) “Debug” is (well, that’s self explanatory lol) I will share though, I’ve noticed if you have the debug...

Six Launcher vs DayZ Commander…What’s your choice?

Posted 26 Aug 2012 in Community News, Tutorials
Six Launcher vs DayZ Commander

I’ve been playing DayZ now for about a month or so now. There are two programs to join DayZ servers, that I know of. I started off using Six Launcher to load DayZ servers and scroll through the massive list of servers to find a good one to play in. I now use DayZ Commander to find servers and launch my game. I’ll give a little explanation and pros and cons below. Six Launcher Six Launcher was good to start off with, it got me in the game. It has 2 parts to it, Six Launcher and Six Updater. Not sure what the difference is. I only used Six Launcher. Basically you load up Six Launcher, and it will...

DayZ -TX- Video: How to cook raw meat tutorial

Posted 20 Aug 2012 in Tutorials, Videos
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Survivors, Here is my guide on how to get yourself some cooked meat. From carcass to consumption, this video will prepare you for those situations where you are playing by yourself and you can’t trust anyone to give you a transfusion to get you blood back up to 12000. The video explains: Tools needed for the task How to gut animals How to make a fireplace (campfire) How to cook raw meat How much blood is regenerated by eating canned food vs meat Canned Food = 200 Blood Cooked Meat = 800 Blood How much meat can be obtained from animals 1 – Rabbit 1 – Chicken 3 – Goat 4 – Boar 5 – Sheep 8 – Cow...

DayZ -TX- Video: Inventory Management Guide 101

Posted 15 Aug 2012 in Tutorials, Videos
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Survivors, This is Joe from DayZ -TX-. I decided to try making a tutorial video for our new DayZTX YouTube page and all the new players joining DayZ. The video is called “Inventory Management 101” and it goes over basic practices in using the inventory system in ArmA 2’s DayZ mod. It’s my first attempt at making a tutorial video so please let me know what you think and how I can improve. Thanks for watching, -TX- Joe Play on YouTube