has updated its website with a 2013 development timeline
, an online shooter said to feature PvE, factions, and task and auction systems. Vostok, which is staffed by veterans of the much-loved Stalker
series, says that the title will go into open beta before the end of the year.
The timeline also mentions an alpha due in Q2 of 2013. The build will feature PvP, four game maps, and two playable factions.
is something of a spiritual sequel to the post-apocalyptic Stalker
games, and the new title will incorporate concepts planned for the defunct Stalker 2