GSC Game World is a Kiev-based computer game developer. Founded in 1995 in Kiev, Ukraine, it released titles such as Cossacks: European Wars, American Conquest, Alexander, S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl and is working on titles such the second part of Heroes of Annihilated Empires trilogy. In 2004, GSC Game World founded the publishing branch GSC World Publishing. GSC Game World's most successful game series is Cossacks, but it is also known for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl, a survival shooter which has been in development for seven years and was released in March 2007. Most of its titles are published in Europe by Cdv Software Entertainment.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 has been cancelled. With this announcement, GSC has also been shut down. GSC Game World stated reasons why such as, "We did not reach agreement with the rights owner regarding the use of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. brand." Members of the team have now formed Vostok Games and are working on Survarium; a free to play MMO.

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4 years ago Released 2001 Proprietary Licence

The engine that was used in creation of RTS games developed by GSC Game World. Please note that this engine never had an official name or was commercially/officially...

X-Ray Engine

X-Ray Engine

8 months ago Released 2007 Commercial Licence

The X-ray Engine is a DirectX 8.1/9 Shader Model 3.0 graphics engine. Up to a million polygons can be on-screen at any one time. The engine features HDR...

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4 years ago Released 2004 Real Time Strategy

It is 330 BC, and the 3,000 weary military units under your command face a fearsome opposing army numbering in the tens of thousands. You are David to...

American Conquest

American Conquest

3 years ago Released 2003 Real Time Strategy

The New World is ablaze in American Conquest, the newest real-time strategy offering from the makers of Cossacks! In the year 1492, travel to America...

American Conquest: Divided Nation

American Conquest: Divided Nation

4 years ago Released 2006 Real Time Strategy

The dawn of modern times tore America apart... in the arduous wars and battles of the 19th century a great nation began to develop. Mexico and Texas...

American Conquest: Fight Back

American Conquest: Fight Back

4 years ago Released 2003 Real Time Strategy

Three Centuries of War continue. In the year 1492, travel to America as Christopher Columbus and ignite the fire that will fan 300 years of heated battles...

Codename: Outbreak

Codename: Outbreak

3 years ago Released 2001 First Person Shooter

The ancient doom prophecies become true, but not the way that many have imagined. A bright spot among the seas of stars attracted astronomers' attention...

Cossacks II: Battle for Europe

Cossacks II: Battle for Europe

4 years ago Released 2006 Real Time Strategy

You'll take command one of six 19th century nations during its conquest of the European continent. Whether you're fighting as Napoleon's highly-disciplined...

Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars

Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars

3 years ago Released 2005 Real Time Strategy

Propels you into the historical battles of the Napoleonic Wars. Prove yourself a triumphant commander in grandiose massive battles and lead your troops...

Cossacks III

Cossacks III

1 month ago Coming Jan 2016 Real Time Strategy

Return of the legendary Cossacks! A large-scale historical strategy on great battles of the XVII-XVIII centuries. Modern remake of the best 2001 strategy...

Cossacks: Art of War

Cossacks: Art of War

4 years ago Released 2002 Real Time Strategy

Like the original Cossacks, continues the history of the great battles of XVII-XVIII centuries, and 8000 units can be controlled. Cossacks: Art of War...

Cossacks: Back to War

Cossacks: Back to War

7 months ago Released 2002 Real Time Strategy

To stand alone in war is extremely unpleasant. Extremely pleasant, on the other hand, is the stand-alone version Cossacks: Back to War. Containing all...

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Borovos Dec 18 2014 says:

GSC is coming back, without Stalker 2.

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Guest Mar 31 2015 replied:

hi guys

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MegaMounds Nov 10 2012 says:

to anyone out there - I can't even open Cossacks 2 Napoleonic Wars, just get the message

"This application can be launched with a release version of Microsoft Windows 95/98/ME/NT 4.0/2000/XP/ Server 2003 only"

and XP (sp1, 2 and 3) compatibility mode doesn't work nor does run as administrator. I have windows 7 home premium 64 bit. I've searched everywhere for a solution to this problem but i cant find a any. please I really want to play this game.

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S3r1ous Dec 23 2014 replied:

Shouldve gotten it on GOG

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Rexango-XV Oct 26 2012 says:

Lol, never thought a company was named after me....

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Zenitur Sep 29 2012 says:

Спасибо за Сталкера - в моём окружении фанатизм по этой игре почему-то не прошёл до сих пор!

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xxgazapricexxx Jul 30 2012 says:


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adfjkndjklnhdfs May 14 2012 says:

check out their new company Vostok Games!

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GeneralKong May 3 2012 says:

R.I.P GSC :(

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5amura1 Apr 29 2012 says:

I think they should make a modern day version of Cossacks, set in the 20th and 21st century.

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