1. Scott Tortorice

    GSC Game World Back in Business

    Could Stalker being coming back soon? GSC Game World, developers of STALKER, are back in business Based on past history, tomorrow's headline could be "GSC Game World are out of business." :D
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    Areal vs Survarium: A Stalker Civil War

    Stalker, Metro, Survarium, and now Areal. Choose your poison. And pick your side: Survarium's response:
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    Stalker RPG

    Stumbled across this while reading an article on Roadside Picnic: It sounds pretty good. LuLu has a print-on-demand copy for $19, which isn't bad as the rules run around 244 pages...
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    Watch Stalker Online

    It looks like all of Tarkovsky's films are now available online, including Stalker! Tarkovsky Films Now Free Online I suggest you start with Stalker. :D Truth be told, I would like to see a Stalker remake. Heresy, I know. But I would like to see a movie blend...
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    Roadside Picnic to be Re-Issued

    I was surprised to discover that Arkady and Boris Strugatsky's Roadside Picnic is scheduled to be re-issued in the near future (May). :joy: For the longest time, the book could only be obtained by downloading the imperfect "crypto-maoist" edition on the internet because the two brothers refused...
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    Stalker is NOT Dead...Again!

    The great, visionary studio that brought us the incredible STALKER is no more :cry:: Get Out Of Here: GSC Closure “Confirmed” And here's why: So the lack of console interest (not surprising considering its lack of CoD heroics) and the lack of interest in its Ukrainian setting by Western...
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    Gee, you think this was inspired by Stalker? :D More info on this short indie project here: ...and here...
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    Crysis Remake of Stalker

    From PC Gamer: Modders recreating STALKER in Cryengine 2 ...and I just got my nephew hooked on Stalker today. :D
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    Stalker...the TV series?!?

    OMG! OMG! OMG! I'm hyperventilating! :D There are some tributes to Tarkovsky's Stalker in that trailer (What? You haven't watch it yet?!! What are you waiting for!). Not high budget (it looks like a web series), but still...
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    Ghosts of the Future

    This is an excellent article on real life architecture and its impact on gaming, specifically Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone and Stalker: Ghosts Of The Future: Borrowing Architecture From The Zone Of Alienation 'Action shooter'? Arghh! Rossignol knows better than that! :rolleyes: