Escape From Tarkov Announced, Video Released

A hardcore online action RPG/simulator in a contemporary Russian setting
Battlestate Games has announced Escape from Tarkov, a hardcore MMO mixture of FPS/TPS and RPG that aims to push the boundaries of genres by offering a new kind of gameplay based on a multitude of tactical and combat factors and the use of additional modules to improve game realism. Events take place in a realistic setting in the Russian city of Tarkov. Main characters work for two private military companies locked in bloody conflict on the streets of the settlement surrounded by UN forces and Russian Military. Players need to find a way out of the isolated Tarkov, survive the deadly hazards and unearth all mysteries of the city.
Following the wildly twisted plot, heroes of Escape from Tarkov meet many dangers - from hostile mercenaries of enemy faction to aggressive environment. Death may come suddenly in a multitude of ways: character may perish because of consequences of different injuries, illnesses, exhaustion and radiation poisoning. To survive in a harsh and unpredictable world, players use numerous MMO system modules: users can control all actions and movements of their character and choose from a wide range of behaviors and tactics.
Escape from Tarkov will enter Closed Beta in early 2016.