Chernobylite sci-fi survival horror on Kickstarter

chernobylite sci-fi survival horror on kickstarter linux windows pc games

Chernobylite sci-fi survival horror games on Kickstarter for Windows, but Linux is in the mix. We reached out to The Farm 51. Creators of the critically acclaimed Get Even. Who now have a crowdfunding campaign. Which is also 61% funded with 26 days left to go.

Chernobylite focuses on Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. While trying to make the experience, immersive. That is if you are eager to support the developers. So you can enter a warped world. Full of contamination, natural and supernatural horrors. While try to retain what is left of your sanity. So that you can achieve your ultimate goal. Rescuing your beloved.

Now, then: Igor, Chernobylite’s main protagonist. His voice sounded familiar, right? No surprises there. The character’s voice over is that of Aleksandr Vilkov. Who is also the voice of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.’s main character. Including some of the main NPC’s in the Metro series.

Linux Support:

“We hope we’ll be able to make Linux port. Still too early to finally confirm, but we’d love to.”

This is the recent email from The Farm 51. The developers are eager for a Linux port. Which is not different much from the Steam thread.
However, Unreal Engine 4 is being used for development. While they “attempt to have all Vulkan functionality implemented.” So it looks like efforts are being made. Since the intent is there. Even though this is not a full out confirmation.

Chernobylite gameplay mixes free exploration. So you can experience its disturbing world. Including challenging combat, unique crafting, and non-linear storytelling. This rare title will constantly challenge you to:

About the gameplay

Ally or compete with other stalkers to survive the Chernobyl zone. Also remember that life is fragile. So it is your decisions that will determine the fate of your companions.
Since you can spend as long as you need preparing. However, be aware that your story is still being written. Since every passing moment your chances of success are dwindling. Comrades are also dying and supplies are running out. Or an unexpected patrol could discover you.

Chernobylite Kickstarter Trailer (Windows, hopefully Linux)

Also on top of this survival horror. There are supernatural dangers arising around you. And they are doing so in mysterious patterns. While each day brings new challenges in Chernobylite. Adding to the ever increasing cruelty of your current situation. Plan your strategy carefully if you want to survive.

Your own rules:

Craft your gear and weapons to protect yourself. So you can guard against the hostile military personnel. And also supernatural threats lurking in the zone. Make use of the complex tools at your disposal. While making your way around the rough and corrupt environment. Stay undetected and gather all the evidence. So you can piece together events from the past.
Decide what happens in the world of Chernobylite. While making choices and finding or avoiding the truth.

Maintain your resolve and keep your wits about you. The Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant is not what it once was. None can know the horrors that may have befallen your beloved.


  • Explore the beautiful and daunting recreation. Accurate 3D scanned Chernobyl Exclusion Zone;
  • Work with or compete with other stalkers of the Zone. But whatever you do. Never fully trust them. Remember everybody has a hidden agenda. Always.
  • Face and survive the natural and supernatural threats;
  • Immerse yourself in the non-linear Chernobylite story. A thrilling, science fiction horror;
  • Make good use of your physics and chemistry knowledge. While crafting your equipment. And taking care of your supplies;
  • Fight against the savage creatures. all pouring out of an alternate reality;
  • Explore and collect data. All within practical environment. As well as substance analyzing tools.

Chernobylite survival horror is currently in development. The games coming to Windows, consoles and hopefully Linux. The game is now gathering funds on Kickstarter in order to expand. And also improve the immersive free roam exploration.

More information about the game. Check out the official website. Follow on Kickstarter. Wishlist on Steam.

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