Over the weekend, developer GSC Game World confirmed that its heavily anticipated S.T.A.L.K.E.R. sequel, S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl, would be released on April 28, 2022. According to new system requirements published on the official site, S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl will require 150 GB of disk space, making it the latest contender for the scoreboard of huge PC games on the market. GSC Game World is also recommending an AMD Ryzen 7 3700X / Intel Core i7-9700K processor, AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB / NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 8GB / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB graphics card, and 16 GB of memory for a more ideal post-apocalyptic experience.
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. is a critically-acclaimed franchise that has millions of players exploring the hostile environment of the Chernobyl Anomalous Exclusion Zone for more than a decade. S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 is a long-awaited sequel to the series that aims to deliver all the fan-favorite elements — challenging combat, chilling horror and a thrill of a fight for survival.