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Reviews... Reviews never change :)). Jokes aside, Fallout 3 is an icon in first-person shooter rpg's and comparing with most survival/open world(ish) first-person shooters out there, fallout 3 is a blast from the past, even though at times it can be rather clunky and have some immersion issues, which have been since corrected by various mods and add-ons, and needless to say, the emergence of Fallout 4, where most of Bethesda's past "mistakes" or stuff that wasn't added due to overcomplications, which is good by me, but it put a basis for first person shooters with an open world environment to follow. And also the balancing of comedic/casual pre-war scenery and post-apocalyptic horror and human terror, it just merges beautifully. I wouldn't give it top marks for graphics, but if we're referring to a game that was launched back in 2009 and is still played by a throng of fans, it really means something, and in such cases of fandom, graphics might be pushed aside, and for 2009, in my personal opinion, it was looking good, not to mention the GOTY version and all the DLC's combined made it a very good game, in my opinion. Storyline/gameplay - top marks for those, hands down. Sound and OST - Not bad either, and the music is downright AMAZING. And to sum it up real quick, all of these points I made rightfully makes me to give it a 10.
Highest Rated (6 agree) 9/10
I have to give credit where credit is due, and Bethesda are to be congratulated on making a worthy follow up to the first two classic Fallout games, with more content in the vanilla version than you could shake a Radscorpion tail at, and especially for making it immensely modifiable, increasing the time I've spent with it from the dozens of hours to the hundreds. That being said, Fallout 3 is arguably much more than the sum of its parts. From the mediocre game engine with its endless bugs, some…
Dec 23 2010 by Quogu