DayZ has a ridiculously large map. The more I think about it, the more I appreciate server loads and computing. There is a lot going on in this game compared to most others.
Don’t believe me? I almost had a hard time believing that the DayZ map was so much larger than some other games maps such as Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty. The following pictures put it all in perspective.
(Click on the maps to get a full size view)
Balota Airfield versus Battlefield 4 versus Call of Duty
The entire DayZ Chernarus map versus BF4 versus COD: