Game news STALKER 2: developers dissect the gameplay trailer
On the occasion of E3 and during the Xbox | Bethesda conference, GSC Games dated STALKER 2 and unveiled as a bonus a four-minute gameplay trailer for the title. A trailer that has been the subject of further study by the studio.
Mentioned for the first time in 2009, STALKER 2 probably comes to the end of its Stations of the Cross: the title of GSC Games is targeting a release on April 28 on PC and Xbox Series. It was in the heat of announcements from Xbox and Bethesda (Forza Horizon 5, Starfield, Psychonauts 2 …) that a four-minute trailer of the title was released. Shortly after, the developers of the studio returned to this trailer to provide more details.
The first sequence represents the player confronting bandits in a factory. The developers point to the possibility of seeing in real time the modifications of a weapon, such as the addition of a scope for example. In addition, they specify that a teaser of a new faction was hidden in this scene. The second returns to the swamps, well known to Clear Sky players. It serves as a framework for the use of the Gilka (branch in Ukrainian): it is an artefact detector, allowing to recover endurance for example. Then, GSC returns to the writing of certain characters in the “interesting fates“then on the campfires which allow the player to rest before a new expedition. Finally, the studio expresses its pride in the work done on the animations, in particular through the capture of movements. : “the facial photogrammetry process makes the end result as close to reality as possible“.
STALKER 2: Heart of Chernobyl will be available on PC and Xbox Series on April 28, and will be part of Xbox Game Pass upon launch.
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