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post #11 of 62
Stalker series is my all time favorite. MP is very eh. SP is 100% where it is at. Play it vanilla, then mod the living hell out of it.
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post #12 of 62
Got repetitive and stale after Shadow of Chernobyl. Pripyat is buggy and weapons are bland and generic.
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post #13 of 62
Yes.
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post #14 of 62
Multiplayer may as well not exist.

Single player? One of my favourite games.

Clear Sky I found too hard but the graphics were drool worthy.

Never really played SoC.

Call of Pripyat was amazing once I got into the story.

I seriously recommend some headphones, pump up the bass a little (makes the ambient drones scary as hell) and play in a dark room.

It's maybe not the most dramatic game, but the atmosphere is intense.

Get the Complete mod for all of them too.
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post #15 of 62
played stalker 1 and 2 with stalker COMPLETE mods. Definitely get the COMPLETE mods. Great games if you like games that are kinda dark and somewhat free roaming. I also thought the shoot mechanics were great. One of those games where you really need to get headshots, especially the further u get into the game. Have not played stalker 3 but stalker 2 was added a lot of good things yet stalker 1 is still pretty awesome if u get the mods. And there are like 7 different endings to the game.
    
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Originally Posted by Diabolical999 View Post
Got repetitive and stale after Shadow of Chernobyl. Pripyat is buggy and weapons are bland and generic.
Not sure about any of that for sure.
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post #17 of 62
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Originally Posted by Toonshorty View Post
Multiplayer may as well not exist.

Single player? One of my favourite games.

Clear Sky I found too hard but the graphics were drool worthy.

Never really played SoC.

Call of Pripyat was amazing once I got into the story.

I seriously recommend some headphones, pump up the bass a little (makes the ambient drones scary as hell) and play in a dark room.

It's maybe not the most dramatic game, but the atmosphere is intense.

Get the Complete mod for all of them too.
Clear Sky too hard? Man I spent a good chuck of time completely eliminating the opposing faction until I was eventually able to take over their base. I loved that you were able to do that in stalker clear sky.
    
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post #18 of 62
Three of my favorite games ever. Quite a lot of play time - at least 20-30 hours per game, more if you take your time and really enjoy them (as you should IMO). Be advised they require patience and commitment to the story, though. They aren't easy "run and gun" type games in the slightest. If you aren't careful, you can miss something important. Highly recommended to anyone who wants more than a mindless shooter (although I like those too sometimes).
    
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Clear Sky too hard? Man I spent a good chuck of time completely eliminating the opposing faction until I was eventually able to take over their base. I loved that you were able to do that in stalker clear sky.
The bad thing is you couldn't completely eliminate them. They'd always come back.
 
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The bad thing is you couldn't completely eliminate them. They'd always come back.
That was one thing that really annoyed me. I believe there was a mod for that, but I was too far past caring about that part anymore to try and fix it.
    
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