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STALKER 2 is Powered by Unreal Engine 5

Michael Kulakowski, 11 August 2021, 20:59

The developers of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl have confirmed that it is being powered by the latest version of the Unreal Engine, which was first introduced to the world last year.

Chernobylite Fares Decently on Twitch, Less so on Steam

Adrian Werner, 29 July 2021, 16:16

Chernobylite first day on the market turned out to be somewhat of a mixed bag. The game achieves average activity scores, but it's getting increasingly good ratings.

First Reviews: Chernobylite - Average in General, Great for STALKER Fans

Szarmancki, 28 July 2021, 15:52

Today marks the release of Chernobylite, a survival horror game from The Farm 51. The game's reviews seem to be good, although critics point out that it may not appeal to players unfamiliar with the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series.

Chernobylite Release Date on PS4 and Xbox One

Przemyslaw Dygas, 22 July 2021, 17:22

We already know when the owners of last-gen consoles will be able to play Chernobylite. The game by Polish studio The Farm 51 will be available to them in September.

STALKER 2 Without Vehicles; Developers Explain

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 June 2021, 13:06

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl won't let us drive vehicles. Zakhar Bocharov from GSC Game Word explained the reasons for this decision, the size of the map and other issues in a recent interview.

STALKER 2 and STALKER: Clear Sky Visual Comparison

Patryk Lukasz Kubiak, 17 June 2021, 20:49

Thanks to community involvement, games like STALKER: Clear Sky are still alive. One of youtube channels published a comparison of STALKER 2 graphics with the game from 2008.

STALKER 2 - Content and Price of Collector's Edition

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 June 2021, 21:13

GSC Game World has revealed the contents of all editions of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl. This includes the Ultimate edition costing $339.99.

STALKER 2 PC System Requirements

Hubert Sledziewski, 13 June 2021, 22:25

We learned the system requirements for the PC version of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl. To install the title, we will need plenty of disk space.

STALKER 2 From 2011 Available Online

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 June 2021, 10:51

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 files have appeared on the web. No, it's not the upcoming sequel to GSC Game World's series, but the original version of the title from a decade ago, which never saw the light of day.

STALKER 2 is to Provide Hundreds of Hours of Gameplay

Bart Swiatek, 07 May 2021, 14:12

Zakhar Bocharov from GSC Game World had a conversation with the editors of GamingBolt about the upcoming post-apocalyptic shooter STALKER 2. During the talk, the dev mentioned the game's length and atmosphere.

STALKER 2 Likely to be Microsoft's Temporary Exclusive

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 May 2021, 16:15

What do Apple and Epic Games have in common with S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2? Birtually nothing, but thanks to their court battle we've learned that GSC Game World's will game be a temporaty exclusive for Xbox Series X/S and PC.

Chernobylite Gets Release Date and Big Final Stage Patch

Bart Swiatek, 23 April 2021, 13:08

The Farm 51 announced that Chernobylite will leave early access this July. The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions will also debut on the same date. The developers have also released the last major patch before the game's launch.

Fan-made Project STALKER: Legacy of Times Canceled

Qskan, 01 April 2021, 13:53

The fan-made project Stalker: Legacy of Times has been canceled. Work on the mod for Crysis Wars inspired by the S.T.A.L.K.E.R series has ended less than a year and a half after its announcement. The creators decided to share their achievements so far.

STALKER 2 Devs Present Faction Costumes, Weapons and Gap-toothed NPC

Adrian Werner, 26 March 2021, 16:03

A new gameplay video from STALKER 2 appeared online. It shows changes in the faction's costumes, weapon model and the system of creating NPCs' teeth.

STALKER 2 Devs Apologize for Xbox Indie Showcase Confusion

Ness, 20 March 2021, 18:34

STALKER 2 will be one of the games that will be shown during Friday's Xbox Indie Showcase presentation. Yesterday, the game's developers detailed what specifically we can expect, while also apologizing for causing a small misunderstanding online.

STALKER 2 Coming to Xbox Indie Showcase Next Week

Hubert Sledziewski, 18 March 2021, 20:48

Microsoft has announced the Xbox Indie Showcase, an event that will showcase over 100 indie games. There will also be trailers for several high-budget productions.

STALKER 2 With Multiple Endings and Mod Support

Bart Swiatek, 09 March 2021, 10:53

Zakhar Bocharov - PR Manager of GSC Game World - talked about several different aspects of S.T.A..L.K.E.R. 2 in one of the web podcasts.

Full Version of STALKER Anomaly 1.5 Goes Live

Agnes Adamus, 02 February 2021, 15:50

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Anomaly 1.5 mod has left the open beta phase and its full version is now available for download. This mod offers a brand new story campaign and improvements to gameplay mechanics.

Chernobylite Will be Bigger and Launch in Q2 2021

Bart Swiatek, 22 January 2021, 10:39

Developers responsible for Chernobylite - Polish studio The Farm 51 - informed that the full version of the aforementioned survival horror will be released only in the second quarter of the year. However, it will also be bigger.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Development Proceeds Smoothly

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 January 2021, 18:25

GSC Game World's Zachar Bocharow assured that the work on S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 is proceeding without major problems. Moreover, the creator revealed that a mysterious, but a familiar silhouette was hidden in the recent teaser.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Gets New Teaser on Game Engine

Adrian Werner, 31 December 2020, 12:10

The team at GSC Game World released a new teaser of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2., which shows scenes prepared on the game's engine and reveals the name of the main character.

Writer of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Passes Away

Bart Woldanski, 07 December 2020, 13:48

Sergey Ivanov, the writer of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl, has passed away. This sad information was published on the Russian website Gamepedia, dedicated to the post-apocalyptic game series from the Ukrainian studio GSC Game World.

Chernobyl 1986 Will Enable Us to Manage the Chernobyl Crisis

Milosz Szubert, 26 August 2020, 16:36

PlayWay Group's Polish studio Detalion Games is working on Chernobyl 1986. The title will enable us to become the manager of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, which needs to contain the crisis caused by the explosion of reactor number 4 and prevent a global disaster.

STALKER 2 - Ray Tracing and 120 FPS on Xbox Series X

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2020, 12:40

We learned that S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 will support ray tracing. In addition, the developers promise up to 120 fps on the Xbox Series X console.

Info on S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 - Open and Vibrant Zone

Christian Pieniazek, 23 July 2020, 22:31

Developers from GSC Game World have shared fresh details about S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. As it turns out, the game, which is coming to PC and Xbox Series X, will offer a giant world that seems alive.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 on Atmospheric Trailer

Christian Pieniazek, 23 July 2020, 18:59

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 is alive and kicking, as evidenced by the game's new trailer. GSC Game World and Microsoft have also announced that the game will be made available to Xbox Game Pass subscribers on the day of release.

STALKER 2 - Work Proceeds as Planned Despite the Coronavirus

Bart Swiatek, 04 May 2020, 12:25

Zakhar Bocharov - press spokesman of GSC Game World - was interviewed by the Russian website Cybersport. The topic of the interview was STALKER 2. It seems that the work on the game is going according to plan, despite some additional challenges related to the ongoing pandemic.

STALKER 2 Will be Powered by Unreal Engine

Christian Pieniazek, 02 January 2020, 22:49

GSC Game World announced that S.T.A.L.K.E.R.2 will we be powered by Unreal Engine technology. Although developers aren't ready to talk about target platforms yet, it's safe to assume that the PC version will be temporarily (or permanently) exclusive to Epic Games Store.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Remaster Mod Available for Download

Milosz Szubert, 31 December 2019, 10:00

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Shadow of Chernobyl Remaster, a fan visual mod for the popular game from GSC Game World studio, will soon be launched. A new trailer made its debut online.

The Devs of Chernobylite Reveal Early Access Roadmap

Paul Wozniak, 27 October 2019, 21:51

Polish studio The Farm 51 thanked the players for their involvement in early access to Chernobylite and announced next year's updates. The game will feature a lot of new weapons, locations and missions, as well as several features that fans are most eagerly awaiting.

Stalker Online Coming to Steam This Fall

Adrian Werner, 19 September 2019, 11:20

Mobile Technologies has announced that the MMO game Stalker Online will be available on Steam in the fall. The title can already be played thanks to the on-going open beta.

Chernobylite - Steam Early Access Launch Date

Barth Faryna, 13 September 2019, 14:33

Polish developer The Farm 51 set the date of introducing Chernobylite to Steam early access program. This will happen soon, and we can expect the full version of the game in 2020.

Open Beta for Stand-Alone S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Mod Anomaly Goes Live

Barth Faryna, 27 August 2019, 19:50

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. fans have a reason to be happy. A free stand-alone mod called Anomaly, based on S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: The Call of the Pripyat, has just entered open beta.

Extensive Gameplay From Chernobylite

Christian Pieniazek, 27 August 2019, 17:53

Polish studio The Farm 51 has published an extensive gameplay from Chernobylite, the title slated for release on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. We can see the infiltration of the Chernobyl power plant and how the Eye of Moscow would collapse if someone decided to blow it up.

Leak: STALKER 2 Will Appear on Gamescom 2019

Konrad Serafinski, 19 August 2019, 12:19

It seems that the upcoming gamescom will provide us with new information about S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. One of GSC Game World employees boasted of a visit to Cologne and some studio members were spotted on their way to the fair.

STALKER 2 Without Battle Royale and VR; Will Get Mod Support

Adrian Werner, 17 June 2019, 15:36

GSC Game World Studio revealed some new details about S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. We found out, among other things, that there will be no battle royale mode or VR support. We can expect mods, though.

Chernobylite Kickstarter Campaign Launches

Konrad Serafinski, 12 April 2019, 16:26

The Farm 51 has launched a Kickstarter campaign. Its objective is to raise an additional $100.000 to expand the playable area available in Chernobylite. On the occasion, the developers have shared new video material from the game.

First Art and Music From STALKER 2

Bart Swiatek, 29 March 2019, 11:34

GSC Game World presented the first artwork and music sample from STALKER 2. At the same time, the team launched the brand's official Twitter account.

Chernobylite Gameplay Teaser, Kickstarter Campaign Planned

Christian Pieniazek, 21 March 2019, 23:16

Chernobylite, the upcoming survival horror game whose action will be set in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone has just got its first gameplay footage.

Chernobylite: First Trailer and New Info

Bart Swiatek, 07 February 2019, 15:37

The Farm 51 has released a bunch of new information on the studio’s upcoming game – the ambitious survival horror Chernobylite.

GSC Game World Teases S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2

Konrad Serafinski, 07 February 2019, 13:33

GSC Game World is still working on the second major entry in the franchise and the team is are quite mysterious about it, publishing a post with a half-solved riddle on Twitter.

Fear the Wolves Leaves Early Access

Milosz Szubert, 07 February 2019, 00:19

Today marks the release of Fear the Wolves, an online battle royale FPS from the co-developers of the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series.