The DayZ starting screen is just a bright blue screen (http://i.imgur.com/LOk1Czj.jpg), when i join a server the game will be fine for 1 to 5 minutes and then the framerate drops from 40 fps to 5 fps and the game gets all squarish and i can see through the wall os the building i enter. Once the bug starts, it stays until i close the game.
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The game was fine before the 0.54 update, and now the game is unplayabe. This bug doesnt happen in my friends computers, i have unistalled and deleted all DayZ files, but when i reinstalled DayZ it still didnt fixed it.
Same thing happens to me. Was fine before the patch. Now the game runs fine when I first log in and as long as I stay in the wilderness, but if I go towards any type of town/village of even small size the lighting starts going wonky and my FPS eventually tank to around 3-5. Same blocky textures and invisible buildings as the screenshot. Stays that way until I disconnect/reconnect and in some cases I have to completely restart the client. My group said they lost their characters after the patch (they were wiped), but me and one other member didn't get wiped. We still had our characters from before the patch, and he is having the same problems. I've tried killing my character so it would have a new file but didn't work. I just have to wonder if it has something to do with us not losing our characters after the patch.
noscope, this might help some people, but in my case i was running the game with -dolgs parameter only (never even used other parameters than -nosplash -connect=... -dologs)
i only encounterd this issue once until now tough
wrong/outdated startup parameters might cause this issue in some cases, but not always