The fans of those who love the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series have finally cracked the code that comes from GSC Game World that has been collecting fragments of information since July 2021. The players were involved in deciphering the developers’ message in ARG the game, an alternative reality game.
At the beginning of July 2021, fans were granted access to a locked archive that contained a fragment of an image was found. On the day before that, the virtual detectives discovered the final portion of the image in the comments of the 11-hour video channel “BMSR72”.
After putting all the pieces together, fans did not receive the long-awaited response to the puzzle, but a different one that was a letter with encrypted text printed on its background in the Zone. To read it, we had to utilize the cipher Caesar and the cipher Vigenere and move and delete the letters. The result was that the letter contained an archive of images and documents from the world of games.
Let’s remember, S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Heart of Chernobyl 2 will release in 2022 on the 28th of April for PC, Xbox Series, and Game Pass. GSC was planning to add NFT with the name of Metalmen in the game, but after a wave of criticism, they decided to drop the idea.