A custom mission for ArmA2 Combined Operations. Official DLCs - BAF and PMC, are recommended for best experience, but not required. Separate version for both singleplayer and multiplayer are available

Mission Background:
Fighting between the Takistan Army and UN peacekeepers have broken out in Zargabad. US/GB reinforcements are facing heavy resistance before reaching the city from the south. Only Echo13 arrives in time

-Played as British Infantry Squad Leader
-Overview/Briefing/Gear Choose
-Full voice-acting/custom battleshouting/ambient sounds (total over 300 voicefiles)
-Custom gameplay elements (Minefield Creating System, First Aid packs, Reinforcement System)
-Basic infantry action on streets of heavily destroyed Zargabad (offensive, defensive tasks)
-Friendly AI groups fighting with player
-Many sides involved (US, British, Czech, German, UN, Takistan Army, Takistan Militian, PMC, Criminals)
-Indoor fighting (some)
-Ambient Life/Effects
-Perfomance Friendly Methods

Special Thanks:
-Bardosy, Dale0404, Nettrucker, Poacher & SavedByGrace for voice-acting
-Nettrucker for translations
-SavedByGrace for other ambient voices/sounds and english corrections
-Norrin for Revive system (in COOP version)
-Tslava for czech language support (currently only in COOP version)
-DarkXess for Israeli Air Raid Siren sound
-Tonci87 for Insertion Flight
-Zipper5 for loading screen template
-Big Dawg KS (Building Patrol Script v2.0 was base for altered building patrol script used in this mission)
-Also for all testers

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0 comments by SaOk on May 11th, 2011


Footage is from early mission where a british group (led by player) arrives to the allied airfield in Zargabad. With german, czech and UN forces, you are tasked first to defeat enemy assault to the trenches before counterattacking to hostile positions in order to capture back UN building and take down enemy AA threat. The mission continues with many more task offering around 1 hour, fully voice-acted dense playtime, where player dosent need to fight alone without constant friendly support from air and groud.

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The Battle of Zargabad COOP

The Battle of Zargabad COOP

May 11, 2011 Full Version 1 comment

Multiplayer version of the mission "The Battle of Zargabad" up to 7 players. Installation instructions in fileĀ“s readme.

The Battle Of Zargabad SP

The Battle Of Zargabad SP

May 11, 2011 Full Version 0 comments

SinglePlayer version of the mission "The Battle of Zargabad". Installation instruction in file readme.

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Skystalker97 May 28 2011 says:

Hey, I could use some help...

I followed the instructions to install the SP version.
I started the game, went to SP, Scenarios, The Battle of Zagrabad.

Then, It gives me an error saying

"Mission " contains a bad link to a static object. Open it in the editor and save it again."

Then it lauches into a cutscene, but it is obvious that some models for characters and stuff are missing.

I have ArmA 2, and ArmA 2: Operation Arrowhead. Can someone help me?

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SaOk May 28 2011 replied:


do you have the game patched to some of the latest versions (At least to 1.57, some of the earlier versions lack DLC lite content that are required if you dont own the official DLCs BAF and PMC)?

Also the combined operations are launced with arma2oa.exe. In the game menu->expansions, you should have all enabled (ArmA2, ArmA2 Operation Arrowhead, Expansion... +possible DLCs and beta). The mission includes some objects from ArmA2, mostly some small furniture and sandbag walls. The mission should work without those too, but the error messages are then shown.

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Skystalker97 May 30 2011 replied:

How do I get it patched? My current version is 1.50.70996

I have both ArmA 2 and ArmA 2: Operation Arrowhead enabled.

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Skystalker97 May 30 2011 replied:

Never mind, patching the game made it work, thanks :)

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SaOk Creator
SaOk May 30 2011 replied:

Nope, :)

note that this mission is played with BAF DLC units so the lite textures (supplied with patch for users that havent bought it) may look little ugly. My new campaign "Chasing Grim Reaper" is played as US instead and the DLC contents are in small role. You can find here, in case, you are interested:


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SaOk Creator
SaOk May 30 2011 replied:

You can find the latest official 1.59 patch here in Combined Operations modddb page. Its named "Operation Arrowhead patch", but it also update automatically the orginal ArmA2 and possible DLCs. So you only need to run that.


Its a quite big patch, but very usefull to have. The game have been upgraded much since release.

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SaOk Creator
SaOk May 11 2011 says:

A mission review can be found here:

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