GSC Game World is said to have continued work on Stalker 2: Heart of Chornobyl after Russia invaded Ukraine forced the studio to halt development. On March 2, Kyiv .-based developer it paused the game while it worked to help staff and their families “survive” the conflict. According to reports from the Czech media, the studio its employees arrived in Prague that same month.
Now it looks like the game is back on track. Answer a question from a member of Stalker 2’s asked if development would continue, a GSC Game World employee said, “it continues”, in a notice spotted by the Polish game store . We have contacted the studio to confirm.
After the delay at the beginning of the year, GSC Game World said they will release Stalker 2 above . This announcement was made before Russia invaded Ukraine, causing the studio to be disqualified. Since the war began, the company has also subtly changed the name of the game. Its subtitles are now “Heart of Chornobyl” instead of “Chernobyl”, with the former reflecting local Ukrainian writing of the site of the 1986 nuclear disaster.
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