Hermosa Beach, Calif. – May 06, 2008 – Deep Silver, Inc, a publisher of interactive entertainment for PC and consoles, today announced they will publish the highly anticipated PC title S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky in North America. The game is expected to be available worldwide on August 29, 2008 and is developed by GSC Game World, a leading computer games developer.
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky is the prequel to last year’s critically acclaimed S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl, a game IGN called “a fascinating achievement.” GameSpot commented, “this first-person survival game is at times amazing and engrossing and on par with such classics as Deus Ex and System Shock.”
“The buzz surrounding this game is phenomenal,” said Cathy Tische, vice president of sales and marketing for Deep Silver. “We’re excited to let people know that it’ll be available here at the same time as the rest of the world.”
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky is a survival FPS game for PC based on a ‘what-if’ scenario of the second Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant accident. The game is created as a warning to mankind against mindless play with technologies. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky is the official prequel to the renowned S.T.A.L.K.E.R. game by the Ukraine-based GSC Game World studio. The game is set in 2011and brings forth the events to have preceded the third campaign of Strelok to the Zone center. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky introduces an alternative look onto the events of the original game and offers the player to try himself out as a mercenary s.t.a.l.k.e.r. in search of his own path in the world of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.
For more information, please visit the official game site: www.stalker-game.com