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In April, Arma 3 went to Vietnam with the S.O.G. Prairie Fire DLC that added a number of new weapons and vehicles from the era, as well as a new map based on a fictional version of the entire Vietnam War area of operations. The new DLC released today, CSLA Iron Curtain, also takes players to the past, but not so far or into a completely different region: the 1980s border between Czechoslovakia and the Federal Republic of Germany.
CSLA Iron Curtain (CSLA, by the way, means "Československá lidová armáda" in Czech and "Československá ľudová armáda" in Slovak, which translates to the Czechoslovak People's Army, the Czechoslovak Armed Forces until 1990) simulate the outbreak of hostilities between the East and the West in the midst of the Cold War. It includes a new map, Gabreta, with "deep forests, wind-blown mountains, quiet valleys, a rail network, and various military advantages," and a trio of new factions representing the U.S., Czechoslovakia, and local rebel fighters.
The DLC also adds 35 new weapons and 52 vehicles (both with variants), nine single-player scenarios, a single-player showcase scenario, and nine multiplayer scenarios. To keep the playing field at the same level,compatibility data package"has also been released that will allow players who do not purchase the DLC to access its content on multiplayer servers. However, the content of the terrain and single player will only be available by purchasing the package.
CSLA Iron Curtain is the third DLC release for creators, after the global mobilization – Cold War Germany and S.O.G. Prairie Fire, which allows third-party developers to create and earn revenue from Arma 3 content as official versions. Bohemia Interactive said when Global Mobilization – Cold War Germany was released in 2019 that Creator DLC "aims to provide more original quality content to Weapon 3 players, creating an opportunity for outside talent to get a financial reward, while they allow us to invest more in the long-term future of the Weapon series ".
Weapon 3: CSLA Iron Curtain is now available Steam for $ 12/10 pounds / 12 euros, a 10% discount on the regular price until June 23rd.