Zona Alfa June 2021 Contest Entry-Andrew Turner

As requested by the Kiev District Chief, I have obtained photographs of the Deep Zone STALKER team known as the "Grey Devils". They appear to align with the greater Zone faction, DUTY, who seek to purge the zone of dangerous fauna and sometimes, dangerous people. Led by the scientist Sergei "Genius" Glushko, here armed with … Continue reading Zona Alfa June 2021 Contest Entry-Andrew Turner

Soviet Steel: 3D Printed BTR-70

When I needed to procure terrain for Zona Alfa, I looked at a great deal of Soviet armor on many websites. Some, like Empress Miniatures, offered beautiful sculpts with great detail, but it had one issue; price! I needed abandoned vehicles, not wrecks, but simply left to decay in the Zone after their crew disembarked … Continue reading Soviet Steel: 3D Printed BTR-70

Zona Alfa: Preparing for a Zone Excursion!

I said come in! Don't stand there! Okay, now that I got that out of my system, welcome back! In my last post, I expressed frustration that I didn't have much to write about since, well, nothing had arrived for my current passion project, Zona Alfa. Well, as the saying goes, good things come to … Continue reading Zona Alfa: Preparing for a Zone Excursion!

A Good Day for a Roadside Picnic: Getting started with Zona Alfa!

As usual, it all started with the same question: "hey, you ever heard of Zona Alfa?" I hadn't, so I did a bit of digging, and found a game that can be summed up fairly easily as 'Frostgrave with Kalashnikov's'. This was, in fact, a major selling point, and after spending my hard earned rubles … Continue reading A Good Day for a Roadside Picnic: Getting started with Zona Alfa!