DNIEPR Left 4 Dead 2 campaign reproduces Ukrainian exclusion zone, fills it with zombies
May 15, 2013
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After three years of labor, French development team
is finally ready to release
, a custom
Left 4 Dead
campaign placed in the bleak Soviet-era ghost town of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.
I can't believe I didn't realize before now how perfect the abandoned Ukrainian city of Pripyat (also the subject of
STALKER: Call of Pripyat
) would be for zombie hordes and rampaging Tanks. Now that I've seen it in action, it's chilling how much photos of Pripyat already look like set dressing for
The Walking Dead
This project is the kind of thing that makes you love gaming on PC. Three and a half years after
Left 4 Dead 2
released, here we are with another completely new campaign with four new maps, an original story, an original soundtrack and custom models. If you'd like to show your support for the "hundreds and hundreds" of hours Elseware took to create DNIEPR, you can
send them a donation
at the bottom of this page.
will be available for download on May 20. If you haven't played L4D2 in a while, this is a perfect excuse to reinstall and jump back in. If you need even more reasons, we've
for Left 4 Dead before.
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