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Am I the only 1 that didn't know ARMA 2 was free now?

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So ya ARMA 2 free. I had no idea. Enjoy.
http://www.arma2.com/free

PS: to use mods and some other things you still have to buy the game but the stripped down version is free. It still has multiplayer, dedicated servers etc.
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It's great for people to pick it up to see if they like it. I'd recommend purchasing it if you like it, Project Reality for Aram 2 is out and oh laaawdy have I had some fun, horrible glitches aside
    
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Interesting, I think I'll give this a try!
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Dont bother to try, Free version has such a low graphic options that even Operation Flashpoint looks and feels 100% better.
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Originally Posted by Ghost23 View Post
It's great for people to pick it up to see if they like it. I'd recommend purchasing it if you like it, Project Reality for Aram 2 is out and oh laaawdy have I had some fun, horrible glitches aside
Ya its good to get a feel of the basic mechanics of the game and if people like it they can buy the full product.

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Dont bother to try, Free version has such a low graphic options that even Operation Flashpoint looks and feels 100% better.
Its free, where is the downside? It may turn people onto a game they have passed up til now.
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I tried it and it does look pretty bad. I couldn't play it anyway because of some kind of sound bug. It was making my speakers pop like crazy. The only way I could do it was by turning off the surround sound, and for me the sound is more important then the looks.
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The free version is miles behind the full version with Arrowhead and all.
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post #8 of 15
I'm downloading it now. I've been curious about this game for quite a while.
    
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post #9 of 15
It's free now? Cool, I'll tell a few friends. I got it for free from GMG a while ago though
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post #10 of 15
Guy's, don't let the free versions graphics turn you away, the real version is MILES AHEAD.

If you like the gameplay, purchase it, if you want a fun experience, Project Reality Beta is out for ARMA 2, grab it, and join in!
    
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