This mod increases game realism by tweaking a number of game elements, including damage, trade goods, accuracy, and more.

Full feature list of version of the mod:


- Barman and Sidorovich now repair weapon and armor. To have this option in dialogue you have to finish first quest in start location (thx MoDD)
- Silencers, grenade launchers and optics are now installed on the weapon in compliance with real life
- Reallife weapon’s ballistic
- Shooting precision now depends on the weapon conditions
- Properties of all weapon renewed and fixed
- Properties of RGD5 and F1 changed
- All humans take more damage (to choose while installing)
- TOZ weapon now can be bought from Sidorovich


- Player has hunger more often (to choose while installing)
- Accuracy while standing decreased, while sitting increased
- Game player doesn't miss enemies that are very close or running anymore
- Binocular does not point out enemies with a frame (to choose while installing)
- You can now grab some items and dead monster bodies with hands
- Sight (and optical sight) now moving when you aiming. (to choose while installing)
- Maximal/minimal walk weight changed (to choose while installing)
- Bandages and food heal less (to choose while installing)
- Eye level is heightened
- Weapons are not removed forcibly when in bar or by Sidorovich


- All traders are now have more useful goods
- All prices tripled
- Traders are now buying goods for 1/10 of its price
- Stalkers now sell ammo
- Reduced weight of parts of creatures, prices depends on rarity


- Anomalies are now seen as "hot air" effect (to choose while installing)
- When moving near anomalies, new post effects appear (to choose while installing)
- Anomalies are invisible (to choose while installing)


- NPCs respawn each +/- 16 game hours (roughly one real hour)
- Dead bodies disappear faster
- Enemies turn off their headlighters during the night fight if they see you. And turn it on, when not.
- Few repetitive phrases of NPCs are removed
- NPC now taking and using weapon if it better than they have. Load a weapon before giving it to NPC!


- Artifacts more difficult to find (removed jumping, sparkling, shining). Instead “hot air” effect and some new cosmetic changes added. Fixed prices and properties. (Thx SoCR, Ra7)
- Artefacts properties are completely changed. Now artefacts have 3 level: 1 - weak and simple, 2 - have improved effects and qualities, 3 - intended for improving your skills. (Thx Ra7 and SoCR)
- Artifacts spawn probability decreased


- PDA screen takes less space while opened
- Crosshair adjusted (more CS like)


- Bolts "live time" increased
- Knife, torch and bolts weight added (they were weightless)
- Weather changed: sun position depends on the time of the day
- Nights more darker, sun and shadow directions changed
- Changed sound of night-goggle
- More blood
- Quests time two times increased
- Many more small fixes

RSS Articles

I'am glad to bring you the lastest version of the STALKER Realism Mod. As always many changes and fixes were made to make you STALKER experience even more better and "real". The mod comes as an installer in three languages - english, german and russian. See the full changelog for more details and tell us what you think about this version.

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All versions of the mod for historical value. Includes every version of the mod from the beginning of the development.

Mykeh's Realism Mod and More 1.0

Mykeh's Realism Mod and More 1.0

Full Version 1 comment

This mod changes: Design of HUD, Smaller crosshair & icons, New blood effects, New Weapon textures, sounds, and animations, Other new textures such as...

Realism Mod

Realism Mod

Full Version 13 comments

Last version of the Realism Mod. Many changes and fixes made. Enjoy!

Realism Mod

Full Version 3 comments version of Realism Mod

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Kruzikrel - - 3 comments

this compatible with COC?

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SLAMR - - 1 comments

Can't get this one to work anymore.... Would love to have it working again ..

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Keystrokes - - 285 comments

Where to I set it to download? The mods folder?

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Sgt_ManLove - - 23 comments

no just drag the gamedata folder to your main stalker file

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ttbdlord - - 142 comments

hmm is this mod compatible with super mod pack?

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havepie - - 116 comments


how in the hell do you add realism to the most realistic game available.

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dave_5430 - - 2,114 comments

... STALKER and Realistic is like saying that Police officers are always there when you need them.

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dave_5430 - - 2,114 comments

Difficulty of the installation asside

Which one is better, ONCE -you get it working-

STALKER Reality mod or this mod or one of the many others on filefront?

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Bluedrake42 - - 574 comments

Of course then again that's only for the configuration I installed it with
But I installed it with pretty much everything
If you have any problems pm me and I'll look for the rest of them
if there are any more

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strelokgunslinger - - 338 comments

Seems to work with 1.0005 as far as I can see

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