Reported on Thursday 20th March 2014.
Supported by a brand new trailer, Bohemia Interactive today released the third and final episode for the Arma 3’s campaign. The episode, titled «Win», brings a conclusion to the story of infantry man Ben Kerry — a soldier who finds himself caught in the middle of a Mediterranean flashpoint.
ArmA 3's «The East Wind» campaign consists of three episodes. The first episode — «Survive» — introduces players to soldier Ben Kerry, who has been stationed in the Republic of Altis & Stratis as part of a NATO peacekeeping operation. After a staged drawdown from the region fails, players have to fight for survival against a better equipped and more powerful enemy. The second episode — «Adapt» — picks up where the first episode ended, and follows Kerry as he links up with a group of guerrilla fighters, aiming to cripple AAF and CSAT forces. The campaign's final act — «Win» — continues as the situation escalates even further, and players must deploy all the skills and experience they've gathered to bring the flashpoint to a resolution.
Together with the latest campaign episode, Bohemia Interactive also deployed an expansion of ArmA 3's sandbox content. Two new aircraft, the A-164 Wipeout and To-199 Neophron, deliver a whole range of tactical options to the NATO and CSAT factions. Moreover, the A-164 CAS jet, which is a successor to the legendary A-10, is also introduced via the brand new «Fixed-Wings» showcase scenario. Another addition is the Tempest transport truck, which comes in multiple variants: cargo, refuel, medical, repair, and ammo re-supply. Last but not least, new points of interest have been added to the massive 270 km² Altis terrain, with the most notable locations being the athletics stadium and ghost hotel compound.
After downloading today's automatic update on Steam, people will be able to play the full ArmA 3 singleplayer campaign. The exact changelog for the «Win» update can be found here. Those who have not yet enlisted, can purchase the regular edition of ArmA 3 (44.99 EUR/39.99 GBP/59.99 USD) or the ArmA 3 Digital Deluxe Edition (49.99 EUR/42.99 GBP/64.99 USD) from Steam and store.bistudio.com. A boxed version of the game is also available at many of the major retailers.