A tweet from GSC Game World “To answer the multitude of questions we’ve been getting, #Stalker2 is currently in development, yes. However there is no release date yet.” Confirms the game is still being worked on. The first game was a big struggle for them to get publisher support and this seems it might have a similar problem but at least they haven’t abandoned the franchise.
As I’m sure some people have read already that the developer of the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. franchise GSC Game World has been shut down by owner Sergei Grigorovich.
1C Ukraine’s Sergey Galenkin has stated that “GSC is closed, a fact confirmed by all. The team is almost completely dissolved, the state has only a few people.” Galenkin blames the cost of developing a PC only shooter for a European audience, and a failed console publishing deal, for the collapse of the developer.
Read more to find out the rest and see the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 artwork.