The studio also draw attention to the "extra building blocks" introduced with Survive, such as "new weapons, animations, 3D objects" and scripts for creators to play with.
Two other episodes are due to make up the single-player campaign. Adapt is the second and Win the third - neither carry a release schedule yet.
"Besides new playable content, the first campaign episode also provides extra building blocks for Arma 3 content creators. These come in the form of new weapons, animations, 3D objects, and scripted modules. More free content, including new vehicles, is expected to be released together with the next campaign episodes," announced Bohemia.
Survive is available now for Arma 3 - check out the launch trailer below.