S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat

PC / RPG / Release: Feb 2, 2010 / ESRB: M

BitComposer and GSC feud over S.T.A.L.K.E.R. rights

By Steve Watts, Dec 13, 2012 3:00pm PST

BitComposer's claim that it has acquired the rights to the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. franchise has come under fire from developer GSC Game World, which cites legal documents showing its CEO as the license holder.


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...


Rumor: Bethesda gets S.T.A.L.K.E.R. rights

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 31, 2012 8:15am PDT

After the cancellation of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2, members of the dev team at GSC Game World went on to found a new studio and start their own irradiated shooter-RPG, Survarium. Yet, according to a fresh rumour, the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series may live on at Bethesda.


S.T.A.L.K.E.R. vets reveal more of Survarium

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 09, 2012 12:00pm PDT

The S.T.A.L.K.E.R. veterans at Vostok Games have revealed a little more of their free-to-play MMOFPS Survarium, with the first screenshots and a video developer diary going into the story, skill system, and the various competitive and co-op modes.


S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 canceled, ideas funneled into 'Survarium'

By Steve Watts, Apr 25, 2012 10:00am PDT

Developer GSC Game World has formed into Vostok Games, dropping S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 and putting those ideas in a new title, Survarium.


Mod group releases Call of Pripyat Complete details

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2011 1:30pm PST

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Call of Pripyat is getting some fan-made enhancements as part of the previously released Complete mod series...


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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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat 'Complete' Mod Announced, Clear Sky Complete Patched

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 27, 2010 11:20am PDT

Prolific S.T.A.L.K.E.R. modder Pavel 'artistpavel' Dolgov has confirmed that Call of Pripyat will receive a version of his popular 'Complete'...


"Oh hell yes! I'm playing through clear sky with the complete mod now and will be picking up CoP ..."

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Call of Pripyat Gets New Multiplayer Map

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 14, 2010 6:28am PDT

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat developer GSC Game World has released a new official multiplayer map for its PC shooter, available in a 5MB...


"I've never bothered with Stalker multiplayer because it's just DM or DM while collecting ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat Release Date Finalised

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 15, 2009 6:54am PST

Having previously revealed that S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat will be released worldwide in February, publishers bitcomposer and Viva Media have...


"European players, one question.. are there any more blowouts? Looks like there is judging from ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat Coming in February

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 10, 2009 6:19am PST

GSC Game World's creepy PC shooter S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat will be released internationally in February 2010, publisher bitComposer Games...


"For those interested in performance. C2Q @ 3.5 GHz Nvidia gtx 285 4GB of ram Vista SP2 ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Pripyat Benchmark Tool Released

By Chris Faylor, Nov 18, 2009 3:44pm PST

A 421MB benchmark tool for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat (PC) is now available on FileShack, offering insight into how your system will cope with...


"Loved the first 2.. replaying the first one with complete mod 2009 I love the out door ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat Screenshots Compare DirectX 10 and DirectX 11

By Chris Faylor, Sep 25, 2009 9:15am PDT

To demonstrate S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat's support of DirectX 11, publisher bitComposer has issued some new screenshots from GSC Game World's...


"The improvements brought to the table by DirectX11 are mostly processing and performance ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat is Creepy

By Nick Breckon, Sep 11, 2009 12:10pm PDT

The post-apocalyptic S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series has always been suitably creepy, and judging by this trailer, the stand-alone sequel Call of Pripyat looks to continue that lineage. Taking place after the events of Shadow of Chernobyl, Pripyat players


"is it just me, or is the flashlight attached to the guys head pointing straight forward, but ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat Trailer Takes a Tour

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 24, 2009 7:32am PDT

Journey into the nuclear wasteland with a new S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat trailer, showing a sampling of the gorgeous landscapes and mutated monstrosities set to thrill and chill when GSC Game World's action RPG sequel hits PC this fall.


"I couldn't help but think the music they used is completely the wrong sort."

- comiekazie see all 76 comments