S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Early Access rumors denied by developers2022-09-17 15:06:00
The developers of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl shut down rumors of possible Early Access or Game Preview mode. According to GSC Game World's community manager, a mistake on Humble Bundle's website caused false information to spread.
Humble Bundle webpage had the following description of the game. It appears that the mistake was fixed since the store doesn't show this information anymore.
This Steam Early Access game is currently not a finished game and may or may not change significantly over the course of development. To learn more about Steam Early Access, please visit Steam Early Access FAQ.
Previously, GSC Game World postponed S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 to 2023. The initial date was December 2022. Because of this move, Xbox started refunding the game's pre-orders. The developers had to assure their fans that there will be no further delays.