The UK’s Ministry of Defense Wants Simulators As Good as Battlefield 3

It's no secret that today's soldiers train on all manner of video game-style simulators. In the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense, British servicemen use Virtual Battlepace 2 as part of their regimen. VBS2 is a product of Bohemia Interactive, who also made the first Operation Flashpoint game and now produce the… » 12/29/11 2:00pm 12/29/11 2:00pm

This Military Simulator is a Match Made in Heavy Metal Heaven

Brothers Ondrej and Marek Spanel—who spent their childhood in communist Czechoslovakia playing Atari games "bought on the black market"—are the surprising originators behind a military-training game employed by the governments of at least five major nations. Among the brothers' sources of inspiration: heavy metal music. » 5/02/11 9:00pm 5/02/11 9:00pm

First ArmA II In-Game Screen Surfaces

As I discovered after posting about my experience with Operation Flashpoint 2: Dragon Rising » 7/29/08 1:00pm 7/29/08 1:00pm at E3, I discovered that many fans of the original game don't consider OF2 the true sequel to Operation Flashpoint. For these fans, ArmA: Armed Assault, developed by estranged Operation Flashpoint developer Bohemia…