Earlier this week, Bohemia Interactive posted a save the date for “Future of Arma,” an upcoming livestream to reveal the sequel for the tactical military shooter.
Earlier today, however, a purported marketing and brand guide online leak, revealing that a new cross-platform installment, Arma Reforger, is on its way to PC. It looks like it’s also set to come to Xbox and PlayStation consoles, although the wording is a little confusing, so it’s possible the PS4 and PS5 version will come “in the future.”
The leak hints that the company is set to announce Arma 4 alongside Reforger, which has been called a “more focused” title that will “introduce Arma to a new console-oriented audience” with a “very strong multiplayer focus”. which “will test new technologies and design decisions to form the basis of Arma 4.”
The game will be a “premium product with stable and appropriate pricing – so no free play – and while there are no plans for DLC or microtransactions, the docs say there “should be some monetization base in the game”. of this what you want.
Arma Reforger is set in the 1980s Cold War and will be a military simulation game” as opposed to “simulator,” the document explains. You can read all the details here.
As for Arma 4?
“The Arma community is eagerly awaiting the announcement of Arma 4 and is aware that it will be made using Bohemia’s new Enfusion engine. This will be the first time an Arma game has been built entirely on new technology. “, says the leaked document.
“Due to the challenges of moving to our new Enfusion technology, as well as internal/external product goals, Bohemia will not be able to deliver the full scope of Arma 4, with all of its planned assets and mechanics, immediately. after his release.”
If true, the document also reveals that “unlike previous franchise installments, future Arma releases will be cross-platform titles.”