S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl

PC / Action RPG / Release: Mar 20, 2007 / ESRB: M

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Lost Alpha standalone mod revamps the original game

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 29, 2014 8:30am PDT

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Lost Alpha is a mod that attempts to not only restore the content cut from the original game, but update it with modern graphics and gameplay. "It became more than just a modification, it became our dream game, how we saw S.T.A.L.K.E.R.," the dez0wave team exp...


S.T.AL.K.E.R. license grabbed by bitComposer

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2012 5:45am PST

After S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 was cancelled, former members of developer GSC Game World founded Vostok Games to continue the ideals of the open-world survival shooter series with Survarium. As for the actual S.T.A.L.K.E.R. brand, though, it wasn't quite clear what was happening. Ru...


Modders Rebuilding S.T.A.L.K.E.R. with Cryengine 2

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 09, 2011 6:30pm PST

PC Gamer reports that an incredibly ambitious Russian mod team called World of Stalker has embarked on the monumental task of recreating GSC's...


"I dont think GSG is going to care much, because that looked about as much like stalker as super ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R: Shadow of Chernobyl is Today's 99 Cent Games for Windows Live Offering

By Xav de Matos, Dec 06, 2010 12:50pm PST

One of my favorite PC games could make its way to your gaming collection, if you're willing to part with a crisp George Washington. As today's...


"That would be a great sale if only it GFWL marketplace client worked on windows 7 and not just ..."

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Direct2Drive and THQ Join Forces for Week-Long Sale

By Xav de Matos, Jul 06, 2010 4:00pm PDT

If last week's promotions didn't put a dent in your wallet, Direct2Drive and THQ want to remedy that situation.Until July 13, all THQ titles on...


"You can get the entire Dawn of War series and Dawn of War 2, aside from Chaos rising, for 7 ..."

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Shack PSA: Bethesda PC Sale Weekend on Steam; Fallout 3, Morrowind and Oblivion Discounted

By Chris Faylor, Jun 10, 2010 11:40am PDT

In celebration of Steam opening pre-orders for Fallout: New Vegas PC and the assorted in-game bonuses thereof, the digital distribution outlet has...


"Already have Fallout 3, just not the GOTY edition. I wish Steam would let you at least ..."

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Games for Windows Live Marketplace Adds New Titles, Puts Old Prince of Persias on Sale

By Chris Faylor, Jun 08, 2010 12:20pm PDT

The "Games on Demand" section of Microsoft's digital distribution platform Games for Windows Live "will soon be the home of day-and-date game...


"I'll buy into this GfWL content if they make a GoW 2 Exclusive for the PC on it. That would ..."

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Shack PSA: 50% off The Witcher, STALKER for $5

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 27, 2009 10:40am PDT

A pair of modern European PC classics are on sale at digital distributors, with The Witcher reduced by 50% and a grand 75% off S.T.A.L.K.E.R.:...


"Is the Witcher really $20? If that's true, that's great news because it's 15 euro. Could Steam ..."

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GSC Releases Early S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Build from 2004 (Update)

By Nick Breckon, Mar 02, 2009 7:10pm PST

Update: Adventurous fans can now download the 1935 build of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. from FileShack. Original story: In an almost unheard-of move,...


"The Unreal 1 beta was great, back in the day: It featured a large 'hub level' or Nexus, with ..."

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Shack PSA: S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Now $5 on Steam

By Chris Faylor, Dec 19, 2008 2:41pm PST

In its latest weekend sale, Valve's digital distribution service Steam is offering GSC Game World's S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl for only...


"Multiplayer isnt working you need version 1.0006 and i searched online and steam can't ..."

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GameTap Signs THQ Games: Company of Heroes, S.T.A.L.K.E.R., Titan Quest, More

By Aaron Linde, Jul 22, 2008 10:05am PDT

Subscription-based PC gaming service GameTap has agreed to bring a number of games published by THQ to the service, the company announced today....


"BTW don't get too excitted. i just remembered simlar annoucements for Codemasters and Eidos. ..."

- baron calamity see all 20 comments

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Patch 1.006 Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 12, 2008 3:31pm PDT

New patches are available for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl, updating U.S. and Non-U.S. releases of the game to version 1.006. Weighing in at...


"Argh when is the new STALKER game coming out??? i need a new dose of creepy atmosphere!"

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More S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Games on the Way

By Maarten Goldstein, May 16, 2007 9:57am PDT

GSC Game World today announced that following the success of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl, more games based on the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. universe...


"so... any ideas on what a sequel would be like? the zone expands to cover most of the world?"

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