Day Z photo diary


What a day

We hold at Black Lake in the northeast corner of Chernarus to commemorate the day and log off. Clark, Keenan, Andrew, Ben: we were a set of eyes and ears for eight hours. We didn't die. We did not die.

Kills: 38 zombies, one bandit

Team kills: 125+ zombies, two bandits

Farthest zombie kill: 585m (measured afterward in Arma 2's map editor)

Consumed: cooked meat, beans, water, soda, 60 CZ 550 ammunition, 9 Makarov pistol clips, 1 smoke grenade, 1 painkillers, 4 bandages

Water canteens refilled in lakes, ponds, or wells: 8

Animals killed: goat (2), cow (2), boar

Starting point: W of Kamenka

Ending point: Black Lake, N of Berezino

Distance traveled: 40+ kilometers

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Evan Lahti
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Evan's a hardcore FPS enthusiast who joined PC Gamer in 2008. After an era spent publishing reviews, news, and cover features, he now oversees editorial operations for PC Gamer worldwide, including setting policy, training, and editing stories written by the wider team. His most-played FPSes are CS:GO, Team Fortress 2, Team Fortress Classic, Rainbow Six Siege, and Arma 2. His first multiplayer FPS was Quake 2, played on serial LAN in his uncle's basement, the ideal conditions for instilling a lifelong fondness for fragging. Evan also leads production of the PC Gaming Show, the annual E3 showcase event dedicated to PC gaming.