In 1986, the world's worst nuclear disaster occurred at the Chernobyl power station. Soviet authorities established a 30km 'Exclusion Zone' around this nuclear wasteland, but in 2006 a second explosion rocked the stricken reactor, obliterating all living things and causing the Zone's boundaries to ripple outwards. From this epicenter came waves of mutated creatures, deadly radiation, and a strange, anomalous energy. The Zone was cordoned off by the military, who would shoot on sight anyone foolish enough to brave the horrors within.

It is now 2012 - man has ventured further and further into the heart of the Zone driven by reports of strange 'artifacts' imbued with anomalous energy. Mercenaries and bounty hunters compete to recover these artifacts, which command extortionate prices on the black market. Others seek to find the truth behind the Zone, while some merely revel in the desolate lawlessness of the place. Whatever their motivation, over time these individuals - Scavengers, Trespassers, Adventurers, Loners, Killer, Explorers and Robbers - have become known as S.T.A.L.K.E.R.'s.

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About L.U.R.K. with 31 comments by yannickzenhaeusern on Aug 19th, 2014

More and more music is being implemented into the L.U.R.K. mod. The music is triggered by certain events or entering certain areas. The first track after leaving the bunker should underline the loneliness and uncertain future of the stalker and his upcoming adventures.

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Autumn Aurora 2 (v2.05.01)
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Autumn Aurora 2 (v2.05.01)

Aug 21, 2014 Autumn Aurora 2 Full Version 10 comments

The second version of the Autumn Aurora brings the autumnal atmosphere to the Zone and totally overhauls the graphics, sound and gameplay of S.T.A.L.K.E.R...

Lost Alpha Mod Pack - DX10 Scope Fix
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Lost Alpha Mod Pack - DX10 Scope Fix

Aug 8, 2014 S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Build 1935 Full Version 0 comments

This is for those who complained about scopes being off-center in Lost Alpha Mod Pack 2014. Though running the game in DX9 mode (which actually provides...

Border Zone Beta .
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Border Zone Beta .

Aug 2, 2014 New Zone ! Demo 2 comments

Good map border zone, and an idea of the Zone map Traquila the mod, so in this beta state, be careful with the anomalies and mutants. Recommended patch...

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Lost Alpha v1.3003 Patch
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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Lost Alpha v1.3003 Patch

Jul 31, 2014 S.T.A.L.K.E.R. - Lost Alpha Patch 157 comments

Here is the long awaited third patch for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Lost Alpha. Due to the changes in storyline and engine, it's required to start a new game after...

Lost Alpha Mod Pack 2014 Beta (English Only)
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Lost Alpha Mod Pack 2014 Beta (English Only)

Jul 29, 2014 S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Shadow of Chernobyl Full Version 48 comments

This is a smaller, BETA release. More to come in the future. This mod compilation is for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Lost Alpha v1.3003. Lost Alpha Mod Pack 2014 is...

all.spawn fix, July 25th, 2014
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all.spawn fix, July 25th, 2014

Jul 25, 2014 Zone of Alienation mod Patch 5 comments

Fixed a problem with the hotfix all.spawn being antiquated and lacking the level changers in the release version. The all.spawn used is now the release...

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Astrid. Apr 26 2014, 8:57pm says:

Someone should make a mod for S.T.A.L.K.E.R that adds dinosaurs, imagine how awesome that would be! :D

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ImADolphin!:D Apr 26 2014, 9:01pm replied:


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Astrid. Apr 27 2014, 1:24am replied:

But, but why? Since when were dinosaurs frowned upon? :(

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Astrid. Apr 27 2014, 6:35pm replied:

Oh come on, if you people are gonna be douchebags and downvote me at least leave a reason why...

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dufake Apr 27 2014, 10:52pm replied:

Fallout is a great mix bag, but the Zone isn't. How do I must be stay true to the book and film. Otherwise it won't feel like East Europe. Do I want to see fast predator lizards in Zone? I do, but dinos...they died for a long time. Unless there's a good reason to bring it up.

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Astrid. Apr 28 2014, 12:34am replied:

Every game needs dinosaurs,
Battlefield needs Dinosaurs,
Borderlands needs Dinosaurs,
Call Of Duty needs Dinosaurs,
Counter Strike needs Dinosaurs,
Crysis needs Dinosaurs,
DooM needs Dinosaurs,
Elder Scrolls needs Dinosaurs,
Fallout needs Dinosaurs,
Far Cry needs Dinosaurs,
Grand Theft Auto needs Dinosaurs,
Half-Life needs Dinosaurs,
Halo needs Dinosaurs,
Left 4 Dead needs Dinosaurs,
Minecraft needs Dinosaurs,
Mount & Blade needs Dinosaurs,
Quake needs Dinosaurs,
Resident Evil needs Dinosaurs,
S.T.A.L.K.E.R needs Dinosaurs,
Team Fortress needs Dinosaurs,
Unreal Tournament needs Dinosaurs,
Wolfenstein needs Dinosaurs,
EVERY ******* game needs Dinosaurs!

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dufake Apr 28 2014, 8:41am replied:

Play Dino D-Day and Onion : Dino Horde.
Problem solved.

Me? I enjoyed shooting dinos with C96 in You Are Empty.

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ImADolphin!:D Apr 27 2014, 7:46pm replied:

Chernobyl + Dinosaurs = Is Not A Cool Idea :c
And I Didnt Downvote you lol

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at0mhard Mar 9 2014, 1:20pm says:

It would be really nice if someone made english translation of Lost World Origin :)

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dGroup Apr 27 2014, 1:48pm replied:

It would be really nice if someone made Ukrainian translation right now :)

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