Slips to 2005. THQ confirms.
We received a press release from THQ which confirms that S.T.A.L.K.E.R has been delayed to 2005. Here is what it says:
THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI), today confirms that their highly anticipated survival first-person shooter S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl for PC will ship in Fiscal Q4 – 2005.
"S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl represents an important new original intellectual property for THQ and we have moved the game to our fiscal fourth quarter, which we view as an optimal window to establish a new IP," said Darren Williams, Global Brand Manager, THQ
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl boasts some of the most advanced technology and graphics ever delivered on a PC, S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl brings the foreboding post-nuclear disaster zone to life in the year 2012. As a mercenary, the player will venture into the exclusion zone in order to acquire information, technology and artefacts to sell on the black market, but he isn’t alone. Developed by GSC Gameworld in Kiev and powered by its highly acclaimed and proprietary X-Ray engine, S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl is well positioned to re-define FPS gaming.