S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 gameplay trailer released, pre-orders have kicked off

GSC Game World studio has released the first full gameplay trailer of the sequel to its cult game S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl. Also, in its official Twitter account, the studio announced the start of pre-orders for the game on June 13, 2021. The game will be released on April 28, 2022, on Xbox and PC.

The gameplay video is almost 5 minutes long. It includes the familiar to many fans of the series scene of gatherings around a campfire with a guitar, a first-person action video; you can evaluate the details of several locations, monsters, and the mechanics of working with anomalies (both anomalies and artifacts will be present in the second part).

The company also announced that on June 13, pre-orders will kick off at 10:00 pm Kyiv time simultaneously on Steam, Epic Games Store, and Microsoft Store (Xbox), as well as on the game’s website. We will update the article with information about the game prices.

To recap, the Ukrainian gaming company GSC Game World announced work on a sequel to its legendary game – S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 in May 2018. There aren’t many details about the game; since the announcement, the studio has published a few trailers and given little information.

It will be a mix of first-person shooter and horror. It is promised to be one of the largest open-world games. The game will have a complex plot, and the choice of the protagonist will be reflected both on the occurring events and on the outcome of the game.