You Miss a Story in DayZ? Then You Need This Modification

Published: Mar. 22, 2021
Updated: Mar. 22, 2021

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If You find a lack of stories or environmental storytelling in DayZ you should try this Mod. The DayZ Namalsk Story is vast and full of mysteries that wait to be uncovered.

Here's what you should test: Are you missing some history in your game of DayZ? Would you like a dash of mystery and conspiracy as you search the abandoned world for resources? Then the DayZ Namalsk Mod is just right for you. You can now find out what else awaits you there.

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That's why Namalsk is the non-plus-ultra for DayZ players

What is Namalsk? If you've never heard of the great Namalsk mod that comes straight from the Bohemia Interactive Studio, here's a little summary:

DayZ Namalsk is a free PC modification that takes you to the eponymous archipelago in the Bering Sea. It's not only damn cold here, but above all beautiful and yet extremely dangerous.


The relentless weather makes survival near the Arctic Circle extremely difficult. But it's made much harder by the electromagnetic storms that sweep across the islands. However, in the end, there is something for every type of player:

  1. Purists - get their time's worth with the simplicity of the mod, which focuses on survival.
  2. Survivalists - are allowed to plunge into the sparse resources and weapons on the hardcore servers in the best rogue-like manner. Only the strongest survives.
  3. Story enthusiasts - can go in search of the truth. Where do the zombies come from? What about the storms, and who is behind the mysterious underground facilities? You can find out all of that - and these are what this is all about today.


Gotta Find 'em All! Complete the Mysteries and Puzzles

That's why it's so exciting: If you've dared to venture into the cold wilderness of Namalsk, you should open your eyes wide. Anything could be a clue to the solution of the mysteries. And the shards of story you find shouldn't be kept to yourself.

On Twitter and the official Discord server of DayZ Namalsk you can puzzle and put together with other players. The story behind Namalsk is also examined further online.

Chief developer Adam "Sumrak" Francu publishes another blog post with each milestone. These short texts always reveal something new about history. The events are described from the perspective of a nameless first-person narrator.

It's your turn: do you feel like joining in the search for the truth? Not all secrets in DayZ Namalsk have been solved yet and the community is certainly waiting eagerly for reinforcements. Just recently, an update introduced new mysteries that need to be solved.


The interest in digging deep into the gaming industry stems from the DayZ Mod for Arma 2 in 2012. Kevin started working in the gaming industry in 2016. First as a trainee at Survivethis, the biggest German Survival-Games-Site at that time. Only half a year later, he got accepted at Gamestar and later MeinMMO. Now, on he implements all his Knowledge to deliver comprehensive news, guides, interviews and more unique topics.
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