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What is DayZ?

DayZ is a hardcore open-world survival game with only one rule: stay alive, no matter what. But with a myriad of threats lurking around every corner, that might be easier said than done.

Complex and authentic survival mechanics, including hunting, crafting, building, health preservation, and resource management.

Team up with friends or strangers to stay strong together!

DayZ Hosting FAQ

Why should I choose Shockbyte as my DayZ host?

Choose Shockbyte! Not only are our servers easy to install, but also utilize far more powerful hardware than any of our competitors, even at a lower cost. With hundreds of thousands of customers served and more than half a million servers hosted, we have an incredibly strong reputation among the game server community.

Moreover, our super-talented support team ensures we offer you the best experience and, in case you are not satisfied with our service, we can give you a full money back guarantee.

If you’re still not sure, just take a look at the thousands of positive reviews from our customers on Trustpilot.

Dayz Player Performing CPR on Public Server
Hurt player walking on main road in Dayz

How do I create a DayZ multiplayer server?

Your DayZ server will be activated instantly upon payment. The control panel details and server IP will be sent automatically via email.

From there, you will gain access to your server control panel. This is where you control every aspect of your server, install mods and change configurations.

If you ever have any questions or need any help with your DayZ server, no matter how small, please reach out to our support team. We are ready and happy to help you! Shockbyte’s support team is available 24/7 to assist with any questions you might have.

Can I change my plan or upgrade my server later?

You can upgrade or downgrade your plan at any time from the client area. Once you have submitted the order, the plan change is applied automatically and instantly. No files or settings are lost when upgrading, your server will simply be upgraded to the new plan you have selected.

Our customers range from first-time server owners to large-scale game server networks with hundreds of players. With Shockbyte, there is no limit to the size you can grow your server.

Every part of your game server can be changed at any time. You can change the configuration and add/remove mods at any time.

This is my first game server, can you help me if I get stuck?

Our customer support team is available 24/7 to assist with any server hosting questions. Just drop by our Live Chat (bottom-right of the page) or submit a ticket if there’s anything we can help with.

We also have many tutorials available to help with any aspect of managing your game server, covering virtually every topic.

If it is your first time creating a rental server, we recommend watching our YouTube tutorials and viewing our Knowledgebase.