S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl Delayed to September 5th

Pre-orders are now available for GSC Game World’s open-world survival shooter, which is coming to Xbox Series X/S and PC.

GSC Game World has announced another delay to S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl from Q1 2024 to September 5th. However, pre-orders are now available, and there’s a short new trailer to admire. Check it out below.

The sequel returns to the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone with rival factions, other S.T.A.L.K.E.R.s and terrifying mutants roaming the space. As Skif, players must navigate the turmoil and are free to do as they choose. Hunt for artifacts, make decisions that can lead to different endings, customize over 30 weapons and much more. If you want to get lost and explore the massive open world, taking in the gorgeous visuals, go ahead.

However, for those focused on the main story, S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl is estimated to last 40 hours and features the return of characters like Strider from Call of Pripyat. It’s coming to Xbox Series X/S and PC while launching day one on Game Pass. Check out some updated screenshots showcasing the refreshed and more vibrant UI.