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Chernogorsk
Черногорск
"Black Hill"
Chernogorsk map.png
General
CategoryLocations > Towns and Cities
Coordinates067 127
Overview
Chernogorsk Preview.jpeg
A View of Chernogorsk

Chernogorsk (pronunciation), or "Cherno" for short, is a large industrialized city located on the southern coast of Chernarus, between Balota and Elektrozavodsk. Chernogorsk was a regional administrative center that provided infrastructure and services to many of the surrounding communities.

History[edit | edit source]

Originally a small fisherman's village of Chyornaya Bay, the city became heavily industrialized by the investments of the Chernarussian Republic, which began in the 50s of the previous century.[1] The heavy industrialization is reflected in the fast-engineered infrastructure and generic apartment block style housing developments, which expanded beyond Chernogorsk proper into several adjoining suburb areas (Chapaevsk, Dubky, and Novoselky).

Chernogorsk has always been a harbor town. Once connected to northern trade routes by means of coastal railroad, it became a reliable transport hub for raw materials flow to Elektrozavodsk and other industrial centers the country's infrastructure previously couldn't support.[2]

The city has a giant factory complex adjoining the city center, a remarkable City Hall constructed 1955, and a relic of a famous hotel built near victory square.[3] It has a Hospital, a Police Station, a Fire Station, and several places of worship in its vicinity.

During the outbreak, a small military camp was set up near the industrial district of the city.

Buildings of Interest[edit | edit source]

After the Outbreak[edit | edit source]

Since the outbreak, the city populace has succumbed to the virus and its apartment buildings and abandoned factories are now infested with Infected. The city's large size and abundance of loot make it a target for scavengers. It is one of the most populated places on the map and, as such, is a risky place for newly spawned players. Snipers will often hide on rooftops or on the hills north of the city and attack unwitting players due to the high traffic through the area.

Aerial Shot[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • On rare occasion, an 1911 Engraved can be found in one of the tents in Chernogorsk.
  • The name "Chernogorsk" derives from "Black Hill" in Russian. In real life there is a town with same name in the Republic of Khakassia, Russia. Population: 72,117.
  • Chernogorsk used to be the largest city in Chernarus in the Mod, however, in DayZ Standalone that title now belongs to Novodmitrovsk.
  • ^ The history section in part is based on the fictional history of Chernarus, that has been the setting for both ARMA II and DayZ Mod. Based on the assumption that DayZ takes place in a branching timeline after the events of ARMA II.