Metro 2033 is a post-apocalyptic first-person shooter based on Dmitry Glukhovsky's novel by the same name. It was developed by 4A Games and published by THQ in 2010.

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How can I kill a librarian without attracting more of them?

I'm in the archives (on hardcore mode) and a couple of hits from a librarian and I'm dead. The problem is that when I shoot at one (or run away from one) another one comes to attack me and I keep ...
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Metro: 2033 Crashes Immediately After Opening

Metro 2033 crashes to desktop immediately after opening sometimes showing the 4A Games Sting for a moment, but then showing a "Metro 2033 has stopped responding" dialog. This happens on my Windows ...
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Is there a way to save the communist deserter from execution?

In chapter 4 - Front Lines, you can sneak through the Communists attack on the Nazis and see a captive "Red" being executed by his superiors (if you stand there without interfering you even get a ...
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How do you manually change filters?

In Metro 2033 your gas mask uses filters. When a filter is getting close to being used up, your vision is obscured, mostly around the edges. Is there a way to manually change filters so that you can ...
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Should I play Metro: 2033 before Metro: Last Light?

I recently got a free Metro: Last Light Steam code with a purchase of a new graphics card, and want to play it. However, does it give any background of what happened in Metro: 2033? I have never ...
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Can I keep working on “do X Y times” achievements by replaying missions?

In Metro 2033 if I repeat missions from the "Load" option can I still work on achievements like "Get 20 kills with a throwing knife" when I finish the campaign. So if I killed 18 people during my play ...
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Why is Metro 2033 having micro-lags?

Since I installed Metro 2033 I can't play it comfortable because constant lags. I was looking for solution and I found only other people problems about frame drops. My problem is different, it's about ...
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How do the game's stealth and detection mechanics work?

I would like to dispatch enemies stealthily whenever possible, and I have these questions to further that goal: Any tips and tricks on staying hidden? What are efficient ways of killing enemies ...
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Continuing with zero filters at Polis

I have come back to Metro 2033 for a ranger easy play-through and have reached Polis with zero filters for my gas mask, and to my surprise they are not available at polis. Obviously I could go back to ...
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Can I change the difficulty of Metro 2033?

I started my Game at easy and after 12 hours of playing i decided it´s too boring and too easy. May I change the difficulty with some Tools without influencing my savegame stats?
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Will loading a level from the title screen mess up achievements/endings?

Here's my problem; I'm in the Trolley Combat section of Chapter 4. I am just past the part where you see the Panzer for the first time and then there are a ton of people on the left shooting at me. ...
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How can I make easy money?

Although I am playing on normal difficulty, I am almost always running low on money, and the ammo I find I have to spend on killing stuff. I do and will not have the DLC Ranger Pack, and cheating is ...
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Where do I see how long my gas mask can hold?

I'd like to know how much time I have on my gas mask on the surface. My character's breathing frequency changes sometimes. Is that an indicator that I should change my gas mask? Also, should I ...
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What is the best way of dealing with the Librarians in Metro 2033?

The Librarian (big gorilla looking thing) in the library is kicking my butt every time I try to fight it, I tried backing away from it like miller says but eventually it starts attacking me and then I ...
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How do you sneak through 'Frontline' without killing anyone?

Apparently Metro 2033 has 2 endings with one requiring you to complete various good-guy actions throughout the game. I've read that you need to use a lot of stealth to avoid killing people to reach ...