Escape from Tarkov – Closed Beta Active Now

Developer Battlestate Games today launched the Closed Beta Test (CBT) for their realism-focused FPS/MMO – Escape from Tarkov. CBT access will be provided to all owners of early access packages. The admission of players will be conducted in waves, but as soon as reasonably possible. Within a week, every package owner will receive an invitation email. Players who have purchased early access packages earlier than others will be allowed into testing first. New users will be able to join other beta testers immediately after the end of the last wave. With…

Escape From Tarkov Expands With New Location

Battlestate Games, developer of Escape from Tarkov, the realism-focused hardcore FPS/MMO hybrid, have released screenshots and concept artwork for the new location – The Shoreline. The Shoreline closely neighbors the Tarkov evacuation point, and is characterized by a noticeably larger map footprint than any other Tarkov locations. The Shoreline houses a partially abandoned village, modern private housing, fields, a marina, gas station, weather station, cellular base station and more. Its chief point of interest is the large “Azure Coast” health resort, consisting of several buildings with a central hydroelectric power…

Escape From Tarkov Introduces Scavs

Developer Battlestate Games today released the newest playable faction for their highly anticipated first person shooter Escape from Tarkov. The “Scavs” are a playable side faction that allows you to team up in gangs of up to four players, to grab as much loot before dying and add whatever you have looted to the arsenal of your main character. Scavs are an alternate way to take part in combat, without the fear of losing everything that you’ve found or brought into the raid. Escape from Tarkov is a hardcore story-driven…

Escape From Tarkov NDA Now Lifted

Veteran video game developer Battlestate Games today has lifted the Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) for all players with access to its hardcore story driven MMO shooter Escape from Tarkov. Players can now freely publish livestream gameplay on Twitch, YouTube and other streaming services, as well as create video content and screenshots, illustrating their amazing kill shots and spectacular raids within the vast Russian city of Tarkov. Players can get a chance for access to Escape from Tarkov testing stages by placing a pre-order on the official website: www.escapefromtarkov.com/preorder-page Escape from Tarkov…

Escape from Tarkov “Year in Review”

Developer Battlestate Games today released a new video for their upcoming FPS/MMO —  Escape from Tarkov. In the new video, the development team discusses the current status of the game, features they’ve worked on over the past year, in-game weapons and locations, and the ongoing Closed Alpha. Download or stream the Escape from Tarkov video from the links below, and get a first-hand look at the great features implemented in 2016, and maybe a few hints at what 2017 will bring. Escape from Tarkov is a hardcore story-driven MMO featuring…

Escape From Tarkov Releases New Screens

Developer Battlestate Games has published the first of two packs of screenshots featuring the enhanced graphics in their upcoming FPS/MMO Escape from Tarkov. Since its Closed Alpha launch, the game is being constantly improved in anticipation of its soon-to-come Beta testing phase. Developer Battlestate Games is working diligently on several important items, such as, large-scale online testing and performance optimization. Upon release, Escape from Tarkov will feature massive upgrades to its visuals, courtesy of significant engine upgrades, which will make the game’s graphics even more lifelike than before. Key graphical changes…

Escape From Tarkov Developers Visit Kalashnikov

The latest issue of the Battlestate Games’ developer video diaries is dedicated to collecting audio references for its upcoming game Escape From Tarkov – this time visiting the legendary firearms manufacturer Concern Kalashnikov with Escape from Tarkov’s Lead Animator Alexander Kovalchuk. In creating Escape from Tarkov, a realistic hardcore MMO video game, every little detail matters. The developers are paying attention to all of the numerous aspects of the project, with particular interest in sound effects. For the purpose of recreating the weapon fire sound effects, the studio developers traveled…

Escape From Tarkov Reveals New Gameplay

Development studio and publisher Battlestate Games is proud to release a new video comprised of gameplay footage from the Escape From Tarkov in-progress closed alpha. The video takes place in different weather climates and times of day, all from the perspective of a former operative of the United Security (USEC), one of the two Tarkov factions. The ex-operative moves across different locations, waging war against former partners from USEC and Scav marauders. Along with the action packed battles the video also shows off the trading interfaces, weapon modding, several locations,…

Escape from Tarkov First Location Reveal

Battlestate Games has released a new screenshot pack from its in-development title Escape from Tarkov. The new screens, taken directly from the Alpha build of the the upcoming MMO/FPS combat simulation, showcases the first location “The Customs” that will be playable in the soon-to-launch Closed Alpha. In “The Customs” most of the abandoned or occupied places are guarded by bands of civilian Scavengers who took over most of the Tarkov when the conflict started. These ‘Scavs’ are desperate for loot and ruthless in protecting what they have managed to salvage.…

New Escape from Tarkov Screenshots

As a follow-up to the recently released Alpha gameplay footage for Escape from Tarkov, Battlestate Games is today making available a new screenshot pack from the game. The new screens, taken directly from an Alpha build of the the upcoming MMO/FPS combat simulation, showcase the various areas of an embattled chemical factory in the city of Tarkov, where danger lurks around every corner. Watch the Alpha gameplay trailer here. Escape from Tarkov is a hardcore story-driven MMO featuring elements of FPS and RPG. The events take place in the Russian…