I broke S.T.A.L.K.E.R. SoC. Ooops

I watched 5 minutes of a speed run through S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Shadow of Chernobyl. The player got to an area it took me a few hours to get to. Then I decided that I didn’t want to ruin the game and switched it off.

Not quick enough. Around 4:04 into the video the player jumps over a fence that shouldn’t really be scaled. It was soon after that I stopped watched but out of curiosity I tried it too and ended up on a flat plain until I got to the edge of the world ..

Panoramic Mod? It might be part of the Complete mod I’m using in the game. I had to double back and watched as buildings popped in and out of existence. Obviously I was on the wrong side of them! I somehow walked through a wall and got back to where I was supposed to go. Phew.

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Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Twitter.

2 replies on “I broke S.T.A.L.K.E.R. SoC. Ooops”

I came across one or two spots that allowed you to get outside the game world, when I played it years ago. Nearly always because I was desperately running away from something 🙂

What got me worried is that I hadn’t manually saved in a while. I had quicksaved all the way so I was scared I wouldn’t be able to get back and revert way back!

Must get back into this game again soon..

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