Bethesda-S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Rumor Resurfaces, But No One's Talking [UPDATE]

In April, we fielded a rather confusing rumor that involved game developer Sergei Girgorovich supposedly telling a Russian news outlet that he had sold the rights to his development team's acclaimed post-nuclear-apocalypse-horror-first-person-shooter series, S.T.A.L.K.E.R., to Bethesda, the people who brought us the… » 7/31/12 2:46pm 7/31/12 2:46pm

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Developers' Next Game is Multiplayer-Focused Because…

What people loved most about GSC Game World's S.T.A.L.K.E.R. franchise were the lonely, post-apocalyptic landscapes that the game let you wander through. But S.T.A.L.K.E.R.'s dead now and things are going to be different in the world being built by the former developers of that franchise won't be quite as sparsely… » 5/17/12 9:00am 5/17/12 9:00am

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2's Actually Happening, Here's Animated Proof

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 looked like it was dead in the water for a while, with reports that dev studio GSC Game World was going out of business. But then the Kiev-based collective resurfaced on Facebook this year and indicated that work was underway for the sequel to their acclaimed shooter. That was way back in January,… » 4/09/12 2:30pm 4/09/12 2:30pm

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Requires a 'Permanent Internet Connection'

Mandatory constant Internet connections piss off PC gamers. No studio can has yet put that news in any light that didn't summon an extremely indignant reaction. S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2's tried to put it in a different light by saying the constant connection is how players will be served actual game content. Like missions.… » 10/08/11 12:00pm 10/08/11 12:00pm