The stand-alone mod S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Anomaly aims to be the most stable and customizable experience for fans of the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. games. It's powered by the Monolith 64-bit engine, a custom fork of the X-Ray engine.
This is the download for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Anomaly 1.5.1 - the final version of the 1.5.x update series. Do NOT install this on top of older 1.5.0 versions, use a new, empty directory instead. Saved games from 1.5.0 are compatible and we recommend to make backups of your saves before updating to this version.
Anomaly is a stand-alone mod. Use a new, empty directory. Do NOT install version 1.5.1 on top of older versions of the mod or any of the original S.T.A.L.K.E.R. games. And do NOT use older addons that have not been updated to be compatible or you will encounter crashes.
1. Create a folder for Anomaly, for example C:\Game\Anomaly
2. Download and unpack the repack in the folder you made
3. Check here if any hotfixes exist for the latest update
4. Start the launcher and select the renderer you want to play with, toggle AVX if you have a powerful CPU
5. Start the game and enjoy!
Anomaly 1.5.1 is also available as a torrent download, use this magnet link if you prefer this.
We have a big community dedicated to the mod, covering all kind of topics. This is also a great place to ask for help with installing Anomaly or if you encounter any technical problems. Click on the image down below to join:
To see a list of all developers and contributors to this release, click here to see our credits document.
And as always: good hunting, stalkers!