DayZ creator Dean Hall has said patch 1.7.3 was helped along by Bohemia Interactive and the game's community. The result was a collaboration between the three parties."This is the first community + development team generated update for the DayZ mod," Hall said on the .
"The half-done 1.7.3 patch was made available to the community, who included many of their own fixes and updates. While dogs are "in" there are some mechanics missing so they cannot currently be used. Both myself and Matt spent a significant amount of time playing this today, and it was a lot of fun."
"Many others helped with testing and such. Please get involved with the community development project! There is much being done, new features and content. Official support is also being made available to community development team members for some requests, where possible."
Here's the full patch notes:
Server: ...and breathe.