Hello Survivors,

we have released the third 1.03 Experimental update and we look forward to your feedback.



  • It is highly recommended to use the Steam client option to verify the integrity of the local game cache to avoid corrupted data after downloading this update.
  • Consider de-fragmenting your HDD after downloading large updates.
  • In case of problems, please check the Bohemia Interactive support F.A.Q.DayZ F.A.Q., or BattlEye F.A.Q.
  • You can help us to further improve the game by posting your feedback on the Feedback Tracker.


  • Added: Belts (Military and Civilian version) with attachments.
  • Added: Wooden Crate (crafted).


  • Fixed: Server error while drinking from a well.
  • Fixed: Drinking from wells/pumps with an item in hands.
  • Fixed: Quickbar not being visible despite it being on in HUD settings.
  • Fixed: Items could be rotated even when they were not being dragged.
  • Fixed: Buried containers were unable to dig up.
  • Fixed: Inventory could not be scrolled all the way down.
  • Fixed: Weapon swap animations were not played when switched via Quickbar.
  • Fixed: Weapon dropped by restrained player was unusable.
  • Fixed: Player was not able to type into the chat bar.
  • Fixed: Melee with a one-handed item pushed character forward – allowing to look through walls.


  • Tweaked: Disabled locking of aim while the melee attack is committed.
  • Tweaked: Character statistics in the main menu.
  • Tweaked: Melee damage.
  • Tweaked: Melee armour.