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Spent last week downloading the entire Stalker series on my system.

Restarted my Misery 2.1.1 on my Bro's system and went with Sniper class over Recon. I made a few mistakes with that one so it necessitated a restart. First mistake is the bleedin radiation. Didn't realize it was so bad. Figured out that big game hunting is where it's at. So Sniper class is a good class to be since proficiency is Sniper Rifles and shotguns.

I'm not well liked at Skadovsk right now since I went to the dark side and shot every Stalker for free weapons upgrades. I have a Saiga shotty fully kitted out with an AK scope and a suppressor. Those cat mutants were murder when I first started out (didn't know they existed in Recon play) but now they get blasted and I haven't taken a single hit since the shotty upgrade. Also have the 12 Rd Drum shotty for caving. cool.gif

Radiation still sucks, but when I'm pulling in round 3k a haul (+/-) I can afford a trip to the doc and I have 3 slots filled with positive effect Flesh hides. thumb.gif

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I really like how problematic radiation is in Misery. It was a bit too forgiving unmodded.
 
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I really like how problematic radiation is in Misery. It was a bit too forgiving unmodded.

The thing with Misery is that you simply transform the game from a shooter / action / rpg game into an economy game. Also, you transform the game from a "free world" into an on-rail game.

In the end it gets tedious because you have to grind and grind and grind in order to get decent gear and not get raped by anything that walks or crawls. It also destroys free roaming because many areas can't even get explored without proper gear, and since proper gear requires $$$ you end up calculating the $$$ every trip is worth and avoid doing non-profitable voyages. I know that I calculated the most profitable mutant pieces to cook and, between that and being over-encumbered surrounded by mutants in the other side of the map, I ended up not finishing it (last updated, I did finish it once).

I don't know. When I want to grind I play Factorio, not Stalker. I think the best mod I have played was LURK. Too bad the second part never came frown.gif
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The thing with Misery is that you simply transform the game from a shooter / action / rpg game into an economy game. Also, you transform the game from a "free world" into an on-rail game.

In the end it gets tedious because you have to grind and grind and grind in order to get decent gear and not get raped by anything that walks or crawls. It also destroys free roaming because many areas can't even get explored without proper gear, and since proper gear requires $$$ you end up calculating the $$$ every trip is worth and avoid doing non-profitable voyages. I know that I calculated the most profitable mutant pieces to cook and, between that and being over-encumbered surrounded by mutants in the other side of the map, I ended up not finishing it (last updated, I did finish it once).

I don't know. When I want to grind I play Factorio, not Stalker. I think the best mod I have played was LURK. Too bad the second part never came frown.gif

You're right, that's why I rebalance Misery myself before playing. Prices and money rewards mostly, and also Snork and Zombie vulnerabilities since they're tanks by default.
 
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I was a bit miffed that the underground anomoly was removed from the map. The one under the burning farm? Because the mechanic's friend is in there and iirc, he had a suit that was in pretty good condition. Now I have to go over to the garage and climb on thestorage tank jump over to the fence and jump the gap of the knocked down portion and slowly make my way to the roof. Only to find there is no armor there on the roof or maybe the modder left that one in place. I seem to find some things that was part of the vanilla game(like the gas cannister on the Bridge) and then some things aren't there. Not sure I wish to try going under the rocks near that location to get loot that may or may not be there either. Since every time I go in that hole in the rocks, I get stuck inside and it takes forever to come out. Too bad it cannot be used to weather a blowout. tongue.gif lol

There are some things I would change if I knew what I were doing coding-wise. But I guess I have to soldier on an bear it. biggrin.gif

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The thing with Misery is that you simply transform the game from a shooter / action / rpg game into an economy game. Also, you transform the game from a "free world" into an on-rail game.

In the end it gets tedious because you have to grind and grind and grind in order to get decent gear and not get raped by anything that walks or crawls. It also destroys free roaming because many areas can't even get explored without proper gear, and since proper gear requires $$$ you end up calculating the $$$ every trip is worth and avoid doing non-profitable voyages. I know that I calculated the most profitable mutant pieces to cook and, between that and being over-encumbered surrounded by mutants in the other side of the map, I ended up not finishing it (last updated, I did finish it once).

I don't know. When I want to grind I play Factorio, not Stalker. I think the best mod I have played was LURK. Too bad the second part never came frown.gif

i always get enough money from the missions by looting the corpses, mutants, stashes and the reward, for example in the iron forest you only need an AR or a sniper with AP ammo and a shotgun plus a overcoat, the items that they will drop will give you enough money for drugs, ammo, equipment upgrades and repairs then you have 2 big stashes west that alone is 50k or more(?) and mission reward.
i think you have to choose the right equipment and weaponry for the amount of money you get in that moment and not going straight to medium suits or high quality rifles.
if you want more cash you just have to explore certain areas, the easier ones like around stalker camps they will help you or parts that you cleaned before(mutants seem to spawn after a day or two). no grind needed.
this mod slows the pace, some people don't have time and rush it doing mistakes.
Misery might not be that balanced, that is true but i liked their settings and features, it was the only mod that made me think before acting.
Edited by jmcosta - 8/20/16 at 3:28am
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i always get enough money from the missions by looting the corpses, mutants, stashes and the reward, for example in the iron forest you only need an AR or a sniper with AP ammo and a shotgun plus a overcoat, the items that they will drop will give you enough money for drugs, ammo, equipment upgrades and repairs then you have 2 big stashes west that alone is 50k or more(?) and mission reward.
i think you have to choose the right equipment and weaponry for the amount of money you get in that moment and not going straight to medium suits or high quality rifles.
if you want more cash you just have to explore certain areas, the easier ones like around stalker camps they will help you or parts that you cleaned before(mutants seem to spawn after a day or two). no grind needed.
this mod slows the pace, some people don't have time and rush it doing mistakes.
Misery might not be that balanced, that is true but i liked their settings and features, it was the only mod that made me think before acting.

The emphasis on grinding activity in Stalker mods makes the game more unrealistic. If grinding was so important I'd be collaborating w/others on every mission rather than going it alone because your chances of survival increase and you can carry more swag (as in Fallout 3 and Fallout 4, where companions become mules and an extra gun).
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i don't know much about other mods (in terms of grinding) because most of them were piss easy in my experience, the equipment progression is way too fast but like i said earlier in misery its only a grind if you choose the "easiest" path. if you do repetitive activities to get quality equipment early in the game, its your decision. the mod doesn't force you to choose that route.
you should try the natural progression, if you cant handle the difficulty maybe the mod isn't for you.
we all have different paces and tastes.

playing a bit of sandbox\roaming (skinning mutants, looting trash items from stashes or npc corpses, artifact hunting) once between missions isn't grinding not to me.

i m not saying the mod is perfectly balanced, its not but i never felt the need to grind.

imo this mod is designed for those that want more challenge after playing vanilla and other mods
Edited by jmcosta - 8/22/16 at 5:23pm
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I once played a great mod/map for Stalker (I think it was designed for Call of Pripyat) that had a map reminiscent of a Roman bath. It's too bad Stalker 2 never happened.

Some of the Metro 2033 staff had worked on the Stalker series and it showed, I swear I've seen prop assets from the Stalker series used in Metro. Even with it's better graphics and physics engine, I never liked Metro as much as Stalker.
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