The Arma 2: British Armed Forces is the addon for Arma 2: Operation Arrowhead and/or Arma 2: Combined Operations.
It can not be played seperately and does require the original game in order to be played.
The Arma 2: British Armed Forces addon will allow you to play the soldiers of Her Majesty in your multiplayer battles!

New Playable Content

New singleplayer campaign, in which the player is going to command a mobile observation team of British troops into the battle with the Takistani insurgents.

New Faction

Selection of modern British troops in desert and multi-terrain camouflage.

New Weapons

New personal weapons from modern British Armed Forces armory, featuring L85A2, L86A2 rifles, L110A1 machine gun, LRR and AWSO sniper rifles and NLAW AT launcher.

New Vehicles

New British ground and air vehicles, featuring the AH11 Wildcat and HC-3 Merlin helicopters; and Jackal 2 MWMIK and FV510 Warrior vehicles.

  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
Post article RSS Articles

ARMA 2 has found a new home on Desura! Along with it's expansions and mod support in the near future there is no reason not to dive into the worlds best military simulator!


A hardcore military simulator that allows the player to carry out the many different roles of a soldier in combat zones. Its campaign takes place in the 225 square-kilometre fictional ex-soviet state of Chernarus where a bloody conflict is taking place.


ARMA 2: British Armed Forces

Two months after the Allied military victory in Takistan, the new government is restoring the war-torn country. NATO forces assisting in this effort face the threat of insurgency, waged by the remnants of the defeated Takistani army in the mountaineous regions of Takistan. Company team of British paratroopers patrolling the treacherous mountains in Zargabad's vicinity is ordered to battle the amassing guerilla warriors.


ARMA 2: Operation Arrowhead

Three years after the conflict in Chernarus, portrayed in the original Arma 2, a new flashpoint explodes in the Green Sea Region. Coalition forces led by the US Army are deployed to Takistan to quickly restore peace and prevent further civilian casualties.


ARMA 2: Private Military Company

Private military contractors shoulder the burden of the increased workload, with competition rising between the multinational organisations for lucrative security contracts. Private Military Company, ION, Inc. successfully bid for a contract - codenamed Black Gauntlet - to provide security for a UN investigation team as they seek to piece together information regarding Takistan's abandoned nuclear weapons programme.


ARMA 2: Reinforcements - Official Trailer

ARMA 2: Reinforcements - Official Trailer

Feature 6 comments

Official trailer for the recently released standalone expansion, Arma 2: Reinforcements.

Add file RSS Files
ArmA MOD Launcher

ArmA MOD Launcher


Small application for managing MODs created for games Operation Flashpoint, ArmA:Armed Assault (Combat Operations) and ArmA2.

A2cPBO User Interface

A2cPBO User Interface


User Interface application for extracting/packing tool cPBO created by Kegetys.

A2TH Editor Lite

A2TH Editor Lite


Small application for generating of complex command taskHint in games Arma2 and Arma2:Operation Arrowhead (or Arma2:Combined Operations). With this you...

A2W Converter

A2W Converter

Audio Tool

Smart sound converter for audio files used in missions in game ArmA2.

A2B Editor

A2B Editor

Other 1 comment

Smart SQF editor especially designed for creating briefings in the game ArmA2.

A2D Editor

A2D Editor


Smart editor (generator) expecially designed for creating description.ext file for game ArmA2 (and ArmA1, OFP).


do you need arma 2 and operation arrowhead to play this because I bought operation arrowhead and then i bought this. i downloaded operation arrowhead first and then downloaded this. operation arrowhead worked but when i tried to start this it just took me to the OA menu. I tried reinstalling but just did the same thing. If i dont need Arma 2 aswell, can someone please help me.

No i do not have Arma 2 but i do have the free version.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+2 votes

Shame it's not Royal Marines..... Meh, close enough..

Reply Good karma Bad karma+3 votes

this dlc is free?

Reply Good karma Bad karma-2 votes

no its 9 bucks

Reply Good karma Bad karma+3 votes

britian, **** YEA

Reply Good karma Bad karma+7 votes
Dwarden Creator

Be first or not to be ... and i hope everyone enjoys this DLC

Reply Good karma+6 votes
Post a comment
Sign in or join with:

Only registered members can share their thoughts. So come on! Join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) and join in the conversation.

Follow Profile
ARMA 2: British Armed Forces
Developer & Publisher
Bohemia Interactive
Send Message
Release date
Game watch
Community Rating



32 votes submitted.

You Say


Ratings closed.

Required to play
ARMA 2: Operation Arrowhead
ARMA 2: Operation Arrowhead Tactical Shooter

Latest tweets from @foltynd, @arma2pc, @bohemiainteract

Always dreamed about visiting the Czech Republic? Why not do it virtually! Sounds exciting, right? You can do it b…

Sep 19 2020 by bohemiainteract

Creating in @YlandsGame has never been more rewarding... literally! With the new Creators Club update, you'll be a…

Sep 17 2020 by bohemiainteract

RT @YlandsGame: Have you joined the Creators Club yet? You should, because the perks you get are AWESOME! 🔶 Better monetization ra…

Sep 17 2020 by bohemiainteract

RT @YlandsGame: Update 1.4 is here and it is HUGE! Will you join the Creators Club? 💚Creators Club 💚Workshop update 💚Revised main…

Sep 17 2020 by bohemiainteract

RT @YlandsGame: Creators Club is out and about, so we asked our very own Major General to tell us how it works! 😁 What would we do…

Sep 17 2020 by bohemiainteract

RT @Arma3official: Share with us your community's #Arma3 group photo! 🖼️

Sep 17 2020 by bohemiainteract

The Bohemia Publisher Sale is here! From 10th-14th September, grab up to 80% off a selection of games and DLC, in…

Sep 11 2020 by bohemiainteract

RT @Arma3official: The @BohemiaInteract Publisher Sales is here!🛒 🪖 #Arma3 🧟@DayZ 🏝️@YlandsGame ... an…

Sep 10 2020 by foltynd

RT @Arma3official: SECREP #00031! FROM: @TheBattlEye / TO: #Arma3 Users / UNIT: Main Branch / ACTIVITY: Anti-Cheat Update / SIZE: ~8.5 MB

Sep 9 2020 by foltynd

We're continuing the #MeetTheBohemians series with @Rudy_cz - Senior Designer for #Ylands. If you have any questio…

Sep 9 2020 by bohemiainteract

Embed Buttons
Link to ARMA 2: British Armed Forces by selecting a button and using the embed code provided more...
ARMA 2: British Armed Forces
Last Update
62 members
You may also like
Takedown: Red Sabre
Takedown: Red Sabre Tactical Shooter
ARMA 2: Combined Operations
ARMA 2: Combined Operations Tactical Shooter
ARMA: Cold War Assault
ARMA: Cold War Assault Tactical Shooter
Argo Tactical Shooter
SWAT 3 Tactical Shooter