Fifty Thousand People Used to Live Here....

On April 26th 1986 in the early morning hours the Number Four reactor at Chernobyl Power Plant Ukraine suffered a catastrophic accident. During an experiment to test the reactor's ability to safely run in the event of an external electrical supply outage, a tragic oversight resulted in the extreme overheating of the reactor core. A deadly steam explosion followed by a second explosion two minutes later and ensuing fire released a cloud of toxic radiation 100 times more potent than the first atom bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined.

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monkey6023947d ago

Wow! Infinty Ward really did their homework.

snittolo3947d ago

They copied stalker, either one works.

ravinash3947d ago

You spend so long running round shooting computer characters in a place and then you find out the place exists and bad things did happen there.

NiraTum3947d ago (Edited 3947d ago )

i guees we never stop thinking about what was out there, or maybe just maybe we dont want to think that.....


we need to make a biger consience about that placem and about we are playing

ikkokucrisis3947d ago (Edited 3947d ago )

whoa after playing through that level, those pictures are creepy...

Zhuk3947d ago

if you actually saw videos of pripyat when it was a thriving town it was a model socialist city, one of the newer ones in the Soviet Union and the standard of living was comparable to the west, definitely far more cleaner and prettier than most western cities that's for sure.

One of the better places to live in the USSR before 1986

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