Vostok Games

Survarium closed beta starting in “a week or two,” scheduled for launch during second half of 2014

Survarium, the free-to-play PC MMOFPS from Vostok Games will transition into closed beta “within a week or two,” the firm has told Eurogamer. Invites will be sent out to the international community at that time, and you can sign up for the tester here. The game will launch in the UK during the second half […]


Vostok Games headlines

  • Survarium dev diary reveals two new locations, fresh screens inside

    The former S.T.A.L.K.E.R. developers at Vostok Games have released a new dev diary for their new survival sandbox title Survarium. In it, the team discuss two new areas Tarakanovsky Fort and Mamayev Kurgan. There’s even a new batch of screens.

  • Survarium Scavengers vs Black Market video shows PvP gameplay

    It’s been a while since we’ve seen or heard any updated regarding Survarium, the free-to-play MMOFPS game set in the near future from Vostok Games. However, today a video showing its progress has popped up showing “Scavengers vs Black Market on Rudnya”. The video demonstrates PvP gameplay and was created based on an early version […]

  • Survarium's open beta to launch in Russian-speaking territories by year's end

    Survarium’s open beta should launch in Russian-speaking territories by the end of the year, according to Vostok Games’ Oleg Yavorsky. Speaking with RPS, Yavorsky said it will be PvP mode only, and the plan for the on-going Alpha test is to release an English version “very soon.” Once the Russian version is released, the team […]

  • Survarium dev diary reveals 'Fringe Settlers' faction & chemical plant location

    Survarium developer Vostok Games has release a new dev diary focusing on its ongoing PvP alpha phase. The clip reveals a new faction called The Fringe Settlers, and explores a new area set inside a dilapidated chemical plant.

  • Survarium's alpha war: Vostok on factions, PvP & more

    Survarium is the post-apocalyptic sandbox shooter from Vostok Games. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with the ex-S.T.A.L.K.E.R team about its PvP-focused alpha, faction battles, anomalies and more.

  • Survarium alpha shots show anomalies, weapons & ruined environments

    Survarium developer Vostok Games has published a new batch of screens from its current alpha phase. The game is the spiritual successor to the S.T.A.L.K.E.R series, and these images lend weight to the connection.

  • Survarium: alpha invites rolling out, first gameplay screens and details emerge

    Survarium developer Vostok Games has started sending out invites for the game’s alpha testing phase, along with a batch of debut gameplay screens and details on various features. The ex-S.T.A.L.K.E.R. team will be sending out another wave of invites soon.

  • Survarium alpha registration now open, details inside

    Surviarium developer Vostok Games has opened alpha registration for its post-apocalyptic sandbox survival game. The ex-S.T.A.L.K.E.R devs have laid out the process in a new blog post, and have shed light on what you can expect.

  • Survarium beta planned for the end of the year

    Survarium, the free-to-play MMOFPS from former Stalker developers Vostok Games, will go into beta at the end of the year. The firm noted on its website it plans to “open beta game access to a larger number of players,” and it will likely be an open beta. In the case of a “huge influx of […]

  • Survarium: from the ashes of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2

    Survarium is the new free-to-play MMO from Vostok Games, a studio made up of ex-S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 devs. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with the team to learn more.

  • S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 collapse was 'forced move': Survarium dev explains all

    S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 development collapsed unexpectedly in 2011 and it led to the formation of Vostok Games, developers of incoming MMOFPS Survarium. Team member Oleg Yavorsky has discussed with VG247 the nature of the game’s cancellation and the demise of developer GSC Game World, calling it a ‘forced move’. He also revealed that the team tried […]

  • ex-S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 devs show off Survarium gameplay screens

    Survarium is the new MMO shooter from ex-S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 devs Vostok Games. The studio released these shots at the start of October, and in all fairness we missed them at the time, but decided to post them anyway as they’re a wee bit special. Check them out below.

  • Survarium - third developer diary reveals scavenger faction

    Survarium has a new developer diary available from Vostok Games. The third in a series, the video discusses the free-to-play, multiplayer shooter, and the scavenger faction. It also notes players will start off in the game “alone, dirty, and living in slums.” Yikes. The game is slated for release in 2013. Thanks, PCGamesN.

  • Second Survarium developer diary, artwork released

    Vostok Games has released the second developer diary for Survarium, its free-to-play, multiplayer title, which highlights the project’s development progress. Posted below, the dev diary also covers game components, the storyline, atmosphere, the game’s character and planned modes. There’s also four new pieces of artwork posted below, showing some of the landscapes pulled from the […]

  • Vostok went free-to-play online with Survarium in order to secure funding

    Vostok Games project manager Ruslan Didenko has said developing Survarium as a free-to-play, multiplayer-focused title was a “tough decision to make.”