The most popular S.T.A.L.K.E.R. mods

This list includes a variety of the most popular mods with unique content: new gameplay and mechanics, graphics and sound, changes in equipment or weapons and an alternative storyline.

1. Lost Alpha

Lost Alpha
Lost Alpha is a new episode made by dezowave group.

The developers tried to minimize the change in the overall concept and aimed to give it a look at the early stages of development.
We are greeted by a completely redesigned plot and gameplay with new locations. Added textures to weapons, with the possibility of repair or upgrade. Increased draw range. New monsters. Transport that can be used. More realistic physics. New grouping. Bullet marks on bodies. Well-developed weather change. Artifact crossing system. Enhanced soundtrack and many unique ambient sounds.

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2. Call of Chernobyl

Call of Chernobyl
Call of Chernobyl was player's choice Mod in 2015/16.

The developers have put together 32 unique locations of all three parts, which gives the player a truly huge open world with endless possibilities. In addition, mod contains many additional mechanics and new game content, and all this can be changed and customized at your discretion, thanks to a wide system of options. New ranking system, character creation and customizable weather environments. In addition to the free play mode, there is also a story campaign and a survival mode.

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3. Anomaly

Anomaly
Anomaly is a standalone S.T.A.L.K.E.R. mod powered by an x64 version of the X-Ray engine.

An interesting mod that changes all aspects of the game beyond recognition. Among the innovations are new storylines and bonus stories, additional modes, a set of achievements, changed locations with a weather editor, an improved disguise system, conflicts between factions, improved inventory and numerous gameplay changes.

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4. Wormwood

Wormwood
Wormwood was nominated into the Top 100 mods of 2015.

High-difficulty survival-oriented realism mod, focused on unique content and deep new script systems, with brand new survival mechanics, intense and realistic gameplay, new locations and interiors.

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5. Last Day

Last Day
Is Call of Misery too easy? Then you belong here.

This is a mod pack includes several addons with new characters, tasks and trade system, adding lootable outfits on fallen stalkers and several variants of all types of apparel. You can customize certain aspects. The mutants, anomolies, and stashes are all much harder.

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