an Inquirer article reports that, despite earlier claims to the contrary
, it looks like the folks behind the S.T.A.L.K.E.R.
title are not guilty of art theft
. It seems both Half-Life 2
use textures from a pack produced by Marlin Studios. The similarities are there because both teams used pre-canned materials for their titles, not because of any tom-foolery on the part of GSC GameWorld.