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I'd have to agree with Boredgunner. The overall feel of the environment is much improved with this mod.

I tried the earlier versions of Lost Alpha years ago and was disappointed with it's overall performance but this looks too good to pass up!
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Can anyone recommend 1080p settings to get at least solid 45fps? I maxed out game's graphics using DX11 and I get sub-5fps in quite a few places... Someone said to turn off Threaded Optimization in NVidia CP for this game, but I am not sure it helped much...
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Can anyone recommend 1080p settings to get at least solid 45fps? I maxed out game's graphics using DX11 and I get sub-5fps in quite a few places... Someone said to turn off Threaded Optimization in NVidia CP for this game, but I am not sure it helped much...

Disable grass shadows, lower grass density slider a lot (Director's Cut greatly increases max grass density), and maybe lower sunshafts if you still need more performance after this. Disable alpha testing for MSAA if using MSAA, although last time I checked this feature does nothing in LA or LA DC.
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Thanks! Looks like a decent mod, but it's in English, which kills authenticity for me. Do you know of any good mods that either support Russian or fully in Russian? Perhaps there is a site for mods?
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Thanks! Looks like a decent mod, but it's in English, which kills authenticity for me. Do you know of any good mods that either support Russian or fully in Russian? Perhaps there is a site for mods?

There doesn't appear to be anything yet. Keep an eye out not only on ModDB but these two places:

http://www.dezowave.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=3&sid=1a8a14c6e44d638e1d4a57c9854a6bf6

http://www.gsc-game.com/index.php?t=community&s=forums&offset=240
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Thanks! I will keep an eye out for that one. What would be best is STALKER remake on new DX11 or DX12 or Vulkan engine by the original developers with input from the fan and modding community! No chances of that, but we can dream, can't we?
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Thanks! I will keep an eye out for that one. What would be best is STALKER remake on new DX11 or DX12 or Vulkan engine by the original developers with input from the fan and modding community! No chances of that, but we can dream, can't we?

Nothing quite like that, but GUNSLINGER mod for Call of Pripyat, once ported to Call of Chernobyl and then Call of Misery, will be the next big step forward for the franchise. GUNSLINGER will bring its shooting mechanics to a level only rivaled by Rising Storm/Red Orchestra series and Arma (but the animations curb stomp Arma 3 which is notoriously outdated in first person animations), and its weapon customization is rivaled only by Customizable Weaponry 2.0 for Garry's Mod. It absolutely slaughters the gun customization of everything else. Release date = TBA.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL08A1C7C4AD0D2B91

Imagine that in Call of Chernobyl, which has objectively the best open world simulation AI in existence by a long shot along with all SoC/CS/CoP levels. And then Call of Misery, the official one, which will be the latest version of Call of Chernobyl at the time + Misery 2.2, so there you will also have survival mechanics that are far superior to almost everything else.

Call of Chernobyl team also plans on adding some Lost Alpha maps (replacing the default ones), starting with Dark Valley. This is on the back burner for now though, but if we get Call of Misery + GUNSLINGER + full set of Lost Alpha levels then no other shooter stands a chance for decades lol. We don't even need the LA levels for that honestly.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R., still slaughtering AAA shooters 10 years later and soon enough 20 years later.
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