Camps and Barrels

We’re running an event, the details are here, why not enter? : Event Don’t be scared

In DayZ there’s effectively two databases of stuff, There’s Public and there’s Private

Within those 2 databases there’s 2 parts, 1PP and 3PP, which lists out like

Public : 1PP is separate to

Public : 3PP is separate to

Private : 1PP is seperate to

Private : 3PP


If you’ve got a tent on 1PP Public you can’t carry it over to a 3PP Public or a 1PP Private etc

But you can carry it to any other 1PP Public server


With Private, the Hive may be one single machine, everything you do is kept in that one singe instance of DayZ. Or that hive might be shared between a couple of servers (shard)


With Spaggie Server we love the randomness of Public, and we love the immersion of 1PP

Anything you find on Spaggie Server you can take to any other 1PP Public Server, and bring back


During an Event that changes, we ‘Shelve’ the 1PP Public Hive and change to a 1PP Private Hive

After the Event we swap back

We’ve done testing and careful planning and every time we’ve done this Camps, Barrels and stashes come back AS LONG AS THEY’RE WITHIN THEIR PERSISTANCE TIME

A stashed backpack will disappear because the event is longer than 4 hours

A tent will stay if you visited it in the few days before (as usual)

You just wont be able to visit it on the day

Any camps created during the event may come back or we may intentionally flush the presistance of the private hive depending on the upcoming event

Why not come get whitelisted for the Event Don’t be scared

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Why Not Enter?


We wanted to run an event and make it fun, uptake has been low. We did something wrong

Let us know, comment on this post or just click a strawpoll?


Why you not Enter?

Which is your favourite day?

What’s you’re favourite time?

Why you not enter?

Why you not enter?

Is it cos you don’t think you play good?
Let me tell you about the time I accidentally stitched myself jumping a fence and died of blood poisoning 10 minutes later

You’re cool, come play


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Audio Splitting with ShadowPlay

This guy’s got a way

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Event #RunDieRetry


Hello Gorgeous!

1PP whitelisted four hour #DayZ event

~50 players

6PM GMT on Saturday March 4th


Overall Aim

Get together, play with new people, have a laugh, get drunk, love DayZ
This event is to play with new, random and exciting people, try not to pre-team
You don’t need to be good at the game, just come play

‘Rules’ below

Not going to enter? Why not, please tell us



Meta Rules:

1. Must have a working microphone

2. Join the spaggie TS and go into the lobby channel for the event.
( TS details : )

3. When you find a partner join one of the 25 readied team Teamspeak rooms.

4. Room sizes are limited to promote team-play and prevent cheating…



Event Rules:

A. All spawns will be freshies.

B. You must partner with the first person you see

C. MUST head towards Gorka to find a partner.

D. Gorka is a no camping zone, go there and leave as soon as you find a partner. (killing here is frowned upon)

E. No leaving Gorka until you have a partner.


Event Goal:

i. King of the hill at Tisy radar building (4 hour time limit, last one there at 4 hours wins)

ii. Cannot enter tisy alone….

iii. At 4 hours a server message will be posted.

iv. Check your partners pulse and take a screen shot at the top of Tisy radar with the server message and your partners name in the shot. The first person to email Server Mods with the screenshot (email will be in message) will be assumed the winner along with their in-screenshot companion.



  • Judges decision is final, applying indicates acceptance of rules.
  • You must be over 18 years old to play
  • Places are limited
  • Judges are the server Mods, the server Mods will be playing amongst you
  • Mods are shit players so won’t win
  • Judges decision is final (in case you didn’t read it the first time)
  • Applying signifies acceptance
  • Shit might go to shit, applying accepts shit might happen.

Facts of life:

– Stream if possible

— Being any fucking good at the game is not a prerequisite

— After event controversy, incrimination and general whining is encouraged


There may be 2 identical prizes for the winning team, details later (Amazon Vouchers). Prizes will not be awarded to Mods/Judges




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Chernarus – The virtual and the real

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How to fly around DayZ

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2016 and DayZ

I wanted to round out on 2016 with some memorable standout happenings around DayZ this year, in no particular order:

The amazing, brilliant, erudite, eloquent, intelligent and different people that are brought together by DayZ there are no borders, there’s just the pure truth and love of the community

Howard, Jarl and Luc, you guys are fucking nuts

Helping out someone who’d almost single handedly police’d the community get over the line with their new PC after finding out they were so close

Helping a [fairly] random person with a replacement to their all time favourite mouse after they broke theirs

Singing Weiner Schnitzel with Sir Toasty

Multiplay for keeping a server up all year with a fairly hard to find configuration

TheRunningManZ leaving his job and his community seemingly making it work for him, and for letting me get drunk in his stream and blathering like a twat

M1ndr getting feisty about badly timed donations (and his cooking stream)

Tope and his clan for being able to become monsters at the drop of a hat, and for letting me reszta mojego penisa na jego ramieniu babci

The Mods that change tone for different streamers and keep it all honest

DayZ for prompting me to do some mad hardware stuff in the pursuit of FPS

The Dev Team for doing so much work and for doing all the things no one realises they’re doing

Hicks, DH and Baty for understanding that most of the time discovering something is more joyful than being told it, and finding the balance

Geez for somehow making order out of complete chaos

The arseholes who constantly moan about the same things and allowing me to feel superior

Wednesday afternoons

The Czech Republic for being full on beautiful, and for kind of letting me know it in a not knowing it completely weird kind of way

The status updates which must be a ball breaker for all concerned

The guy who felt like he was just in front of me taking all the good loot

All the leg breaks

Twitch for being The Future of Television

Anyone that’s ever made a DayZ youtube video or had a pop at streaming DayZ, ever



Anyone got anything to add?



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Stairway to Heaven with TRMZ

So is it a scope viewport rendered ?


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A Zucchini to the butt

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TRMZ: Tense PVP highlights in DayZ! COTW18

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The stalking, the players, the infected, the gun jams, the fukkupery. RIP Jarl

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So many nice people out there! -MrStinkyPKT

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A while ago the server was logged on GameTracker for a few reasons

We’ve unregistered the server from there now for a few reasons


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50 Slots again?

Well, it’s like trying to get the shower to be the right temperature

So I’m trying an experiment

Since snipping to 40 the server hasn’t really gone above 10 players which is too low, so let’s turn it back up to 50 to see if that’s an effect

See how it pans out


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40 Slots?

When the server was started it was because I wanted a configuration I couldn’t find anywhere else.

I wanted public hive, because of the great, non-cliquey meetings it generates, really random encounters where you do not know what the outcome will be.

I wanted as minimal a HUD as I could make to help with immersion, just simply to enjoy the beauty of the game

I wanted 1PP because I beleive it not only gives the best immersive feel, but it also is more ‘real’, the 3PP camera manipulation for advantage is just ridiculous. I also love 1PP for the blinker effect, you can run right past people and not see them.

The server was always low slots, because there’s a balance in DayZ, I think you don’t want to always find people, you want to have time to relax into the game, have time to Explore and move around. For a meeting to not be a certainty. Post apocolyptic meetings should be few and far between, but be a real experience when they do happen.

DayZ had some bad times at the end of .59 and no one noticed. As .60 came in I was able to help my DayZ Bruddas get on a .60 Stable server, so the slots were maxed to 50 and the server has been visited by thousands of people. I’m very glad to have been able to furnish slots for people to play.

But a 50 slot server isn’t the game *I* want to play. Every time we play we meet someone. That meeting generally ends in a shootout. It’s lost it’s randomness. Every time you play, there’s a shootout. It’s not fun.

Over the last couple of days the frenzy of .60 has dissipated somewhat and the server isn’t maxed at peak times. Slots cost money. I’m paying to not play the game I want to play.

For these reasons, the server has been stepped down to 40 slots, to try and spread players out some. It may step down to 30 slots to spread players out even more.

If you’ve any thoughts on this, please let me know.

LYLT Spaggie

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Thanks for the loot

Thanks for the loot guys… yours Pumpkin 😉


[WCA] Vitamin C & OyzMandias

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We went Pro Sniping


We are not Pro Snipers


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#DayZ .60 Dev Log / Chernogorsk Revitalization



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#DayZ Wallpaper

Chernarus Isometric

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TheRunningManZ :The Repeated! First Person DayZ Standalone Gameplay.

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Cleaning out your display drivers for #DayZ

Here’s another remarkably useful detritus cleaning trinket

(If you use it, it’ll probably be good, but don’t blame me if it goes wrong)


Display Driver Uninstaller

For that box fresh graphics feeling

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Whoever smelt it dealt it, hardcore version

DayZ 2016-03-27 19-10-30-137

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Tisy Sneak peek ?



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DayZ Dev Team Enfusion Renderer for .60

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4Chan visits #DayZ

This is bang on



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Driving Miss Spaggie 3

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Brokeback Apocolypse: @TheRunningManZ & Ben

Dem Feels

Go watch TheRunningManZ on Twitch

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#DayZ .60 Dev Log / Central Economy

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Koffat The Barrel Hunter

Sometimes it’s fun to give people the benefit, sometimes it doesn’t work out.


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