Yesterday, we reported on a "beautiful and frightening" visual rework for Stalker: Call of Pripyat, bringing a series of updated visual effects to the cult classic. Something interesting happened today: GSC Game World, the creator of the original Stalker trilogy, quietly announced that Stalker 2 is in development.
Stalker 2 was originally unveiled in 201
Web sites are easy to fake, but the GSC Game World Facebook page includes a link to the page, as does the GSC Web site, which also states explicitly that "currently [the] company develops Stalker 2."
That's the good news, and it's actually very good news. The bad news is that it will not happen in the foreseeable future: The Stalker 2 page currently indicates that it will be unavailable in 2021.