03.13.13 - Fallout Gear Available at the New Bethesda Store
Prepare for the future with new Fallout gear that’s perfect for both Vault and Wasteland life.
Visit store.bethsoft.com to check out Official Vault 101 gear and much more!
05.16.12 - Fallout 3 & Fallout: New Vegas add-on packs discounted on PlayStation Network
We’re pleased to let you know that from May 16th until May 30th all Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas add-on packs will be discounted on the SCEE PlayStation Network. There will be a 30% discount on all Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas individual add-on packs (with an extra 10% discount for PlayStation Plus members) and a 50% discount for fans buying all add-ons as a bundle (with an extra 20% discount for PlayStation Plus members).
04.03.12 - Now in North American Retailers: Fallout 3/Oblivion Double Pack
The 2006 and 2008 Game of the Year Winners, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion and Fallout 3, are now available in a Double Pack on Xbox 360 and PC.
02.16.12 - Remembering Adam
Last week our dear friend and colleague, Adam Adamowicz, passed away. Adam touched the lives of everyone that knew him, and his spirit will live on in the games we create. This week put up a page so that everyone — family, friends and fans alike — can visit and remember him. The page includes memories and reflections from the team, plus a comprehensive collection of his work on Oblivion DLC, Fallout 3, and Skyrim. And as the introduction notes, you haven’t seen the last of his work.
The Ultimate Edition comes complete with all of the game add-on content for Fallout: New Vegas -- Dead Money, Honest Hearts, Old World Blues, Lonesome Road, Courier’s Stash, and Gun Runners’ Arsenal.
Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition will be available in retail stores across North America on February 7th 2012 and throughout Europe on February 10th.
11.03.11 - Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition Available in North America!
We're pleased to announce that Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition is now available in retail stores across North America.
Ultimate Edition presents the definitive edition of Fallout: New Vegas - featuring the main game and all six pieces of game add-on content: Dead Money, Honest Hearts, Old World Blues, Lonesome Road, Courier's Stash, and Gun Runners' Arsenal.
09.27.11 - Courier's Stash and Gun Runners' Arsenal Now Available
We're pleased to announce that Courier’s Stash and Gun Runners' Arsenal is now available for download on Xbox LIVE and will be available later today on PlayStation Network and Steam.
Courier’s Stash (Xbox LIVE for 160 Microsoft points, PlayStation Network and Steam for $1.99) gives players immediate access to four content bundles previously available only through pre-ordering Fallout: New Vegas. The Caravan Pack, Classic Pack, Mercenary Pack and Tribal Pack each offer unique weapons, apparel and aid advantages that will help you throughout your journey.
Gun Runners' Arsenal (Xbox LIVE for 320 Microsoft points, PlayStation Network and Steam for $3.99) increases the range of unique weapons, weapon mods, ammo types and recipes waiting to be uncovered in the vast Mojave Wasteland.
09.20.11 - Lonesome Road is now Available!
Take one last journey into the Divide with the 4th Fallout: New Vegas DLC. Available today on Xbox Live, PSN and the Steam Store. In addition, read the latest Developer Diary by Chris Avellone, titled "Lonesome Road: Beginnings and Endings".
09.14.11 - Watch the Lonesome Road Trailer!
Get a first look at gameplay action from Lonesome Road, the fourth game add-on for Fallout: New Vegas. Lonesome Road releases on PlayStation Network, Xbox LIVE, and Steam on Tuesday, September 20th!
Visit here for more details.
09.14.11 - Lonesome Road Holotape #2
Project Director Chris Avellone walks fans through the second holotape you'll discover in Fallout: New Vegas' upcoming game add-on, Lonesome Road.
09.06.11 - Lonesome Road Holotape #1
Get a sneak peek at Lonesome Road by way of a mysterious holotape. Listen to it at Bethesda Blog.
07.29.11 - Old World Blues Review Roundup
07.19.11 - Old World Blues Now Available!
Fallout: New Vegas' third DLC, Old World Blues, is now available on PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360.
05.17.11 - Honest Hearts Now Available
Fallout: New Vegas' second add-on, Honest Hearts, is now available for download on Xbox LIVE for 800 Microsoft Points and on both PSN and the Steam store for $9.99.
For more on Honest Hearts, check out the official trailer and the latest screenshots.
05.11.11 - Honest Hearts Screenshots and Trailer Released
05.06.11 - Fallout 3 Headed to the Smithsonian in 2012
Fallout 3 have been announced as one of the games that will appear in the Art of Video Games
05.03.11 - BETHESDA SOFTWORKS REVEALS DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT PLANS FOR FALLOUT: NEW VEGAS
Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company, today announced three downloadable content packs will be released in the coming months for Fallout: New Vegas. The three packs will be released simultaneously for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation3 computer entertainment system, and Windows-based PCs. Read the full press release here.
04.09.11 - Vote for Fallout!
Fallout remains one of the eight game franchises still in the running for G4TV.com's Best Franchise. Register and vote for Fallout here.
04.09.11 - Art of Videogames Voting Extended
In 2012, the Smithsonian will have a special exhibit, The Art of Video Games, featuring some of the greatest games of all time. If you'd like to see Fallout 3 in the exhibit, vote before April 17th.
02.16.11 - Fallout 3 In PC Gamer's Top 100 Games List
PC Gamer (US) recently announced their Top 100 Games of All Time with Fallout 3 (#27) making the list.
02.15.11 - Vote For Fallout 3 To Appear In "The Art of Video Games"
02.04.11 - Dead Money coming to PlayStation 3 & PC, more content on the way
On Tuesday, February 22nd, Dead Money (available now on Xbox LIVE) will release for PlayStation 3 via PSN and PC via Steam and Direct 2 Drive.
In addition to Dead Money, we will be releasing three additional add-on packs in the coming months.These packs will launch simultaneously on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.
01.28.11 - New Vegas Wins PC Gamer RPG Of The Year!
PC Gamer (US) has announced their top games of 2010 and awarded Fallout: New Vegas Roleplaying Game of the Year!
01.28.11 - Fallout 3 And Oblivion In AusGamers
AusGamer's Game of the Decade list has been announced with both Oblivion (#10) and Fallout 3 (#6) making the list.
01.15.11 - Fallout: New Vegas Writing Nominations
01.14.11 - Dead Money Review Roundup
The Escapist calls Dead Money "a near-perfect expansion." For more reviews on Fallout: New Vegas' first DLC, visit G4TV.com, The Elder Geek, Thunderbolt Games, Platform Nation, Capsule Computers, Battle4.net, VGRevolution, and Xbox 360 Achievements.
01.08.11 - Wall Street Journal Honors Fallout: New Vegas
In the The Wall Street Journal, Fallout: New Vegas was named the #1 Unsung Videogame Hero for Xbox 360.
Elsewhere, Wired named New Vegas one of the 20 Best Games of 2010 .
01.03.11 - Fallout: New Vegas Receives Game of the Year Accolades
Softpedia has named Fallout: New Vegas the Best Video Game of 2010 - calling it a "great triumph." Elsewhere, the game has received game of the year accolades from Mirror (UK), GameBosh, and BeefJack.
12.21.10 - Dead Money: Now Available On Xbox LIVE
Fallout: New Vegas' first downloadable content, Dead Money, is now available for download on Xbox LIVE for 800 Microsoft Points.
For more on Dead Money, check out the official trailer, as well as new screenshots.
12.09.10 - New Vegas Award And Nominations
Fallout: New Vegas was recently named RPG of the Year by P3Zine, while X-Play nominated the game for both Best Writing and Best RPG. And at 1Up.com, you can vote for New Vegas in the Best Role-playing Game category.
11.18.10 - Win A Custom Fallout: New Vegas PC From iBUYPOWER At Planet Fallout!
11.17.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Nominated For Three VGAs
The Video Game Awards 2010 nominees have been announced and Fallout: New Vegas is nominated in three categories: Best PC Game, Best RPG, and Best Performance by a Human Female (Felicia Day as Veronica).
You can watch the 2010 VGAs on Saturday, December 11th at 8PM EST - LIVE on SPIKE.
11.17.10 - New Vegas DLC Announced!
On December 21st, the first downloadable content for Fallout: New Vegas, Dead Money, will be available exclusively on Xbox LIVE.
As the victim of a raw deal you must work alongside three other captured wastelanders to recover the legendary treasure of the Sierra Madre Casino. In Dead Money, your life hangs in the balance as you face new terrain, foes, and choices. It is up to you how you play your cards in the quest to survive.
Dead Money will be available for 800 Microsoft Points. Read the full press release here.
11.08.10 - Bethesda Softworks Announces Successful Launch of Fallout: New Vegas
Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company, announced today that its highly anticipated title, Fallout: New Vegas, has enjoyed record sales at launch, reflecting the huge consumer demand for the game. Read the full press release here.
11.03.10 - Essential New Vegas Mods
PC Gamer has a list of 25 essential mods for the PC release of Fallout: New Vegas. Check out their favorites here.
10.29.10 - The Bethesda Podcast - Episode 4
The latest edition of The Bethesda Podcast features David Hodgson, author of the Fallout: New Vegas Official Game Guide. Listen in as he discusses working on the guide and shares secrets about the game.
10.27.10 - New Vegas: In Stores Now!
The latest adventure in the Fallout series, Fallout: New Vegas, is now available worldwide on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Games for Windows. PC Gamer rates the game a 92/100 and declares, "The excellent story, refinements to gameplay and extreme replayability all add up to something great." For more reviews on the game, check out our links page here.
Enjoy Your Stay!
10.27.10 - New Vegas Reviews!
In their review for Fallout: New Vegas Destructoid raves, "The experience of New Vegas is sublime and so incredibly big. Elsewhere, Entertainment Weekly declares, Fallout: New Vegas is addictively, rambunctiously fun."
To read the latest reviews for the game, head to Fallout's official website.
10.26.10 - New Vegas Wallpapers
Bring all the glitz and glam of New Vegas to your PC desktop with our all-new wallpapers.
10.22.10 - OXM Review - 9.5/10!
10.19.10 - Now Available - The Fallout: New Vegas G.E.C.K.
The Garden of Eden Creation Kit (G.E.C.K.) provides the community with tools that will allow players to expand the game any way they wish. Users can create, modify, and edit any data for use with Fallout: New Vegas, from building landscapes, towns, and locations to writing dialogue, creating characters, weapons, creatures, and more.
10.18.10 - Developer Diary from Josh Sawyer
In our latest developer diary, game director Josh Sawyer shares his thoughts on working on Fallout: New Vegas.
10.18.10 - BETHESDA SOFTWORKS ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR FALLOUT: NEW VEGAS ADD-ON GAME CONTENT
Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company, today announced plans to develop add-on content for Fallout: New Vegas, the follow-up to the 2008 Game of the Year, Fallout 3. Read the full press release here.
10.18.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Video Diary #6 - The Characters
In the final video diary for Fallout: New Vegas, developers and members of the game's cast discuss the characters from the game. Video includes Ron Perlman, Matthew Perry, Wayne Newton, William Sadler, and Kris Kristofferson. To watch all six video diaries, visit our YouTube Channel.
10.14.10 - Fallout New Vegas Developer Diary #5 - The Strip
In the fifth video diary for Fallout: New Vegas, the developers at Obsidian discuss one of the centerpieces of the game, the New Vegas strip. To watch all five video diaries, visit our YouTube Channel.
10.11.10 - "Beyond The Beef" Quest Walkthrough
10.11.10 - GameTrailers Looks At "The Science Of Fallout"
GameTrailers has a new video feature discussing how a post-nuclear world would be similar (and dissimilar) to the world of Fallout. The features includes world-renowned physicist, Dr. Michio Kaku.
10.07.10 - Fallout New Vegas Developer Diary #4 - The Factions
We're back with the fourth video diary for Fallout: New Vegas. This time around, the developers at Obsidian Entertainment discuss how factions impact your adventures in the Mojave Wasteland. The video includes background details on the game's three major factions -- the New California Republic, Caesar's Legion, and Mr. House.
If you've missed any of the previous diaries, head over to our YouTube Channel to catch up.
10.07.10 - Inside The Vault - Obsidian's Eric Beaumont
Eric Beaumont, Senior Designer on Fallout: New Vegas, is the latest developer profiled on Bethesda Blog's Inside the Vault.
10.06.10 - Developer Diary From Chris Avellone
Read the latest developer diary for Fallout: New Vegas from Obsidian Entertainment's Creative Director Chris Avellone.
10.05.10 - Learn About New Vegas' Locations
At Bethesda Blog, David Hodgson, author of the Official Game Guide for Fallout: New Vegas, talks about the game's locations in a new blog.
09.30.10 - Fallout New Vegas Developer Diary #3 - The Art Direction
The third video diary for Fallout: New Vegas is now available to watch and download. The latest diary focuses in on the game's art direction, as the team at Obsidian discuss how they captured the essence of the Mojave desert and the classic, Rat Pack-era of Las Vegas.
If you've missed the previous two videos, download them on our videos page.
09.30.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Facebook Sweepstakes
Take a chance at winning a trip to the Fallout: New Vegas Launch Party by playing our Facebook Skill game.
09.23.10 - Fallout New Vegas Developer Diary #2 - The Tech
Today we've released the second video developer diary for Fallout: New Vegas. This time around, the team at Obsidian discuss the tech and weapons of Fallout's world, as well as how they approached sound design and music for the game.
In case you missed the first video, you can watch it here on our YouTube channel.
09.21.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Official Strategy Guide Blog #2
Bethesda Blog has a new post from David Hodgson, author of the Fallout: New Vegas Official Game Guide, discussing New Vegas' Survival Skill and crafting options.
09.20.10 - Fallout New Vegas Developer Diary #1 - The Story
In the first video diary for Fallout: New Vegas, developers at Obsidian Entertainment discuss the game's storyline. Watch and download the diary here.
Stay tuned for new video diaries in the coming weeks. Fallout: New Vegas will release on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Games for Windows on October 19th in North America and October 22nd in Europe.
09.20.10 - Win An NCR Shirt At Planet Fallout
09.20.10 - PlayStation Blog Reveals Fallout: New Vegas Companions
On the PlayStation Blog, senior producer Jason Bergman reveals the eight companions you can work with during your adventures in the Mojave Wasteland.
09.14.10 - New Vegas Game Guide Blog Post #1
David Hodgson, author of the Fallout: New Vegas Official Game Guide, has a new blog post detailing what you can expect from the New Vegas and the guide that covers it.
09.10.10 - Learn About Caravan
In Fallout: New Vegas, players can look forward to a unique playing-card game called Caravan. To get a head's start on the game's rules, check out a new feature at IGN.
09.09.10 - All Roads iPhone/iPad App
Beginning today, you can download the Fallout: New Vegas ‒ All Roads iPhone/iPad App from iTunes.
This FREE App gives you a sneak peak at 12 full pages of All Roads, the graphic novel available exclusively in the Fallout: New Vegas Collector's Edition. All Roads introduces the world of New Vegas, a town of dreamers and desperados being torn apart by warring factions vying for complete control of this desert oasis, and a tells an intriguing tale of loyalty and violence that leads right up to the beginning of the game.
09.02.10 - Golden Joystick Voting
Don't forget to vote for the 28th annual Golden Joystick Awards. Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition is up for the 'Ultimate Game of the Year' award, while New Vegas is nominated for the 'One to Watch' award.
08.30.10 - New Interviews At GameTrailers
08.28.10 - The Bethesda Podcast - Episode 1
Check out the first episode of The Bethesda Podcast -- featuring news on Fallout: New Vegas, as well as a new interview with Todd Howard (Bethesda Game Studios) and Tim Willits (id Software).
08.27.10 - Cover Story @Gamer
The September issue of @Gamer, the official games magazine of Best Buy, is now available in Best Buy stores and hitting subscribers. Check it out for new information on the game Â— including all-new screenshots.
08.27.10 - QuakeCon/GamesCom Highlights
Bethesda Blog has the latest Fallout: New Vegas news, interviews, and more.
08.24.10 - New Vegas In CNN Gaming Feature
CNN lists Fallout: New Vegas among their five games to check out this fall.
08.12.10 - Inside the Vault - Frank Kowalkowski
Bethesda Blog has a new Inside the Vault up -- featuring Fallout: New Vegas lead programmer, Frank Kowalkowski.
08.11.10 - Star-Studded Voice Cast Announced For Fallout: New Vegas
08.10.10 - Bethesda Softworks Reveals Star-Studded Cast for Fallout: New Vegas
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today revealed the star-studded voice over cast for Fallout®: New Vegas™, the follow-up game to the critically acclaimed Fallout® 3.Â Fallout: New Vegas features Golden Globe-winner and two time Emmy nominated actor Ron Perlman ("Hellboy", "Sons of Anarachy"), Screen Actors Guild-winner and Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actor Matthew Perry ("Friends"), Mr. Las Vegas himself, Wayne Newton, William Sadler ("Shawshank Redemption"), Zach Levi ("Chuck"), Felicia Day ("The Guild"), Michael Dorn ("Star Trek:The Next Generation"), Kris Kristofferson ("Blade Trilogy,"), Danny Trejo ("Machete", "From Dusk Till Dawn"), John Doman ("Mystic River", "The Wire") and Rene Auberjonois ("Boston Legal", "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine"). Read the full press release here.
08.05.10 - Now Available: The Bethesda Pack On Steam
08.04.10 - New Inside The Vault
Fallout: New Vegas technical producer, Jason Fader, is the latest to talk about his job for Bethesda Blog's ongoing series, Inside the Vault.
08.02.10 - New Vegas Interview
Feargus Urquhart, President of Obsidian Entertainment, talks Fallout: New Vegas in a new interview at Gamasutra.
07.28.10 - New Inside the Vaults
07.26.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Featured On GameTrailers TV
GamesTrailers TV has a new segment on Fallout: New Vegas featuring Game Director Josh Sawyer.
07.26.10 - New Vegas Featured On Local Newscast In Las Vegas
8 News Now in Las Vegas features a story on Fallout: New Vegas.
07.22.10 - New Inside The Vault
Bethesda Blog has a new Inside the Vault with Obsidian Entertainment's Brian Menzie, a senior conceptual artist on Fallout: New Vegas.
07.22.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Appearing On GameTrailers TV
On Friday, July 23rd, GameTrailers TV on SPIKE will have a first look at how the Brotherhood of Steel factor into the equation in Fallout: New Vegas. The show airs at 12:30 AM EST (check your local listings for more details).
07.16.10 - Bethesda Softworks Reveals Fallout: New Vegas Graphic Novel Cover Artist and Illustrators/Comic-Con Signing
We are pleased to announce that "All Roads", the hardcover graphic novel which tells the story of some of the characters and events that lead up to Fallout: New Vegas, will feature cover art created by legendary illustrator and comic book artist Geof Darrow with colors by Peter Doherty. Read the full press release here.
07.16.10 - Fallout: New Vegas at Comic Con
Fallout: New Vegas will be appearing at this year's San Diego Comic-Con. On Friday, July 24th, you can check out the panel called Fallout: Game Writing in Evolving Franchises, featuring Senior Designer Chris Avellone and Creative Lead John Gonzalez. On Saturday, July 25th, comic icon Geof Darrow and Obsidian's Chris Avellone will be signing a special lithograph featuring the full cover art for "All Roads" ‒ a graphic novel created in conjunction with Dark Horse Comics and written by Chris Avellone.
"All Roads" will be included in the Fallout: New Vegas collector's edition, which is available for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Games for Windows, can be pre-ordered now through participating retailers. Fallout: New Vegas will be released in North America on October 19, 2010 and across Europe on October 22, 2010.
07.16.10 - Fallout 3 DLC on Steam
Steam users of Fallout 3 can now purchase individual DLC - including Operation Anchorage, The Pitt, Broken Steel, Point Lookout, and Mothership Zeta.
07.16.10 - Fallout: New Vegas #1 Most Wanted Game
In a feature at IGN, Fallout: New Vegas was named the #1 Most Wanted Game of 2010.
07.14.10 - Information on Fallout: New Vegas Pre-Orders and Collector's Edition
Bethesda Blog offers a helpful FAQ for questions related to the digital pre-order packs and collector's edition of Fallout: New Vegas
07.12.10 - Readers' Choice Winner - Best RPG
Gamespot has named Fallout: New Vegas the Readers' Choice winner for Best Role-Playing Game.
07.12.10 - New Coverage at GameBanshee
GameBanshee has a new preview for Fallout: New Vegas saying, "I was quite impressed." Additionally the site has interviews with Creative Director, Chris Avellone, as well as Obsidian Entertainment President, Feargus Urquhart.
07.01.10 - Fallout: New Vegas playable at QuakeCon 2010
In a release today, it was announced that fans will have their first opportunity to go hands-on with Fallout: New Vegas at QuakeCon 2010. For registration information, head here.
07.01.10 - Best RPG of E3
IGN has awarded Fallout: New Vegas Best RPG of E3 2010.
07.01.10 - Game Critics Award Nominees
This year's nominees for the Game Critics Awards have been announced, where RAGE received the most nominations of any game, five, including BEST OF SHOW. Additionally, Fallout: New Vegas was nominated for Best Role Playing Game.
07.01.10 - E3 Roundup for Fallout: New Vegas
Bethesda Blog continues to track the latest coverage out of E3 2010. Visit this link to find previews, interviews, award coverage and more for Fallout: New Vegas.
06.30.10 - Inside the Vault: Obsidian's Casey Kwock
Bethesda Blog features a new Inside the Vault with QA Tester Casey Kwock.
06.14.10 - Fallout: New Vegas E3 Trailer Now Available for Download
06.10.10 - EXCLUSIVE FALLOUT: NEW VEGAS
We're pleased to announce Fallout: New Vegas digital pre-order packs are now available in North America through participating retailers and will be available worldwide soon. The Classic, Tribal, Caravan, and Mercenary packs each contain in-game items offered exclusively through GameStop, Amazon, Steam, Walmart and Best Buy.
06.09.10 - Fallout Characters Honored
06.09.10 - New Inside the Vault
At Bethesda Blog, read a new Inside the Vault interview with Scott Lawlor, Audio Director on Fallout: New Vegas.
06.08.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Developer Diary #1
Feargus Urquhart, President and CEO at Obsidian Entertainment, kicks off our Developer Diaries for Fallout: New Vegas. Read the diary here.
06.08.10 - Check out Part 1 of our Fallout: New Vegas Fan Interview
06.08.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Gameplay At IGN
Be sure to check out IGN, who has the first-ever gameplay footage of Fallout: New Vegas.
06.08.10 - Making The List At MSN UK
MSN UK has named The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (#42), DOOM (#15), and Fallout 3 (#12)to their Top 50 video games of all time list.
06.04.10 - A Vegas Makeover For Planet Fallout
Community fansite Planet Fallout is ramping up for this year's release of Fallout: New Vegas. Be sure to check out the sites for news, features, and much more.
05.13.10 - Oblivion, Fallout 3 make PC Gamer Readers' Choice Top 10
PC Gamer recently revealed their Reader's Choice Top 20 games of all time, and both The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (#7) and Fallout 3 (#2) made the list.
05.12.10 - Preview At TechLand
TechLand has new impressions for Fallout: New Vegas on their site.
05.12.10 - New Vegas Preview in Game Informer
The June issue of Game Informer includes an exclusive six-page preview of Fallout: New Vegas. Be on the lookout for the issue on newsstands.
05.11.10 - BETHESDA SOFTWORKS ANNOUNCES FALLOUT: NEW VEGAS COLLECTOR
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today announced the Fallout®: New Vegas™ collector's edition (CE) for Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and Games for Windows. The limited collector's edition is available in North America for pre-order now through participating retailers. Read the full press release here.
05.10.10 - More New Vegas Previews
05.10.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Interviews
05.07.10 - Interviews with New Vegas' Creative Director
05.06.10 - New Previews
05.05.10 - Inside the Vault: Josh Sawyer
Bethesda Blog has a new Inside the Vault for Josh Sawyer, Project Director on Fallout: New Vegas.
04.30.10 - IGN Exclusive Preview
IGN has an exclusive look at Fallout: New Vegas up at their site.
04.28.10 - New Inside The Vault
Learn more about Fallout: New Vegas Senior Artist Joe Sanabria in the latest Inside the Vault at Bethesda Blog.
04.21.10 - Inside The Vault: Jason Bergman
Jason Bergman, Senior Producer on Fallout: New Vegas, is the latest developer profiled for Inside the Vault at Bethesda Blog.
04.15.10 - Inside The Vault: Obsidian Entertainment's Larry Liberty
Learn more about Fallout: New Vegas Senior Producer Larry Liberty in a new Inside the Vault at Bethesda Blog.
04.07.10 - Inside The Vault: Obsidian Entertainment's Chris Avellone
Bethesda Blog has a new edition of Inside the Vault -- this time around with Fallout: New Vegas' Creative Director, Chris Avellone.
04.06.10 - Xbox LIVE Games On Demand Adds Fallout 3 in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.
Fallout 3 is now available for download on Xbox LIVE's Games on Demand Service in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.
03.22.10 - Fallout 3 Game Add-On Content On Sale At Xbox LIVE
For one week only, beginning March 22, Gold Members get all five Fallout 3 Game Add-Ons for only 400 points each. Head to Xbox.com for more details.
03.02.10 - Fallout 3 Now Available on Xbox LIVE Games on Demand
Fallout 3 is now available for purchase on Xbox LIVE's Games on Demand service for $29.99. Head here to purchase.
02.23.10 - PC Gamer Cover Story Hits Newsstands March 2nd
The latest issue of PC Gamer, featuring an exclusive cover story on Fallout: New Vegas, is already in the hands of subscribers. Be on the lookout for it on newsstands beginning March 2nd.
02.23.10 - GameZone Looks Forward to Fallout: New Vegas
GameZone ranks Fallout: New Vegas as their #4 most anticipated title of the year.
02.15.10 - Fallout: New Vegas Discussed In Podcast Interview
OXM UK, who recently released a cover story on Fallout: New Vegas, have a podcast interview with Bethesda's Pete Hines discussing the game.
02.09.10 - Inside the Vault: Andrew Scharf
Link has a new Inside the Vault with Fallout: New Vegas QA Lead, Andrew Scharf.
02.04.10 - Fallout New Vegas Teaser Trailer
Be sure to check out the teaser trailer for Fallout: New Vegas ‒ now available here. In the coming weeks, we'll keep you posted with new information for the game -- stay tuned to this site and Bethesda Blog.
Fallout: New Vegas is planned for a Fall 2010 release on Games for Windows, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3.
02.01.10 - Podcast Interview
At TheBigFreaks.com , Fallout 3 Lead Designer Emil Pagliarulo discusses Fallout 3 and life working at Bethesda Game Studios.
01.29.10 - Reader's Choice Best Downloadable Content
Gamespot has announced their 2009 Reader's Choice Awards, and Fallout 3 won Best Downloadable Content/Expansion. Thanks to all our fans for voting!
01.14.10 - Bethesda Blog Modding Interview -- Cube Experimental
Bethesda Blog has an interview with Dennis Weich --creator a unique Fallout 3 mod project called Cube Experimental.
01.07.10 - Bethesda Game Studios Featured On NPR
At NPR, Bethesda Game Studios' Executive Producer Todd Howard appears in a feature titled, "When Play Means Pay: Video Game Jobs On The Rise."
01.01.10 - Top Games of the Decade
Big Download has rated Fallout 3 as one of the top games of the decade. Elsewhere GameStooge ranks Oblivion and Morrowind at #27 and Fallout 3 at #13 in their best games of the 2000s. Additionally, The Yorker ranks Bethesda Game Studios as one of the Top Ten Developers of the Decade.
12.21.09 - OXM Podcast Features Todd Howard
12.17.09 - Broken Steel wins Best Expansion At IGN
In IGN's Best of 2009 Awards, Broken Steel won Best PC Expansion.
12.17.09 - Fantastic Fan Art
Bethesda Blog shares new fan art from fan artist White Lotus commemorating the release of Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition in Japan.
12.17.09 - Inside Gaming Awards Winner
12.17.09 - Broken Steel wins Best Downloadable Content
X-Play has awarded Broken Steel "Best Downloadable Content" in their Best of 2009 Awards.
12.17.09 - PC Gamer Top 100 Highlights Bethesda Softworks/id Software Titles
Recently the editorial staff for PC Gamer announced their Top 100 Games of all-time. The list includes The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion at #6, Fallout 3 at #10, QUAKE III Arena at #22 and DOOM 2 at #27. Head here to vote for your favorites.
12.17.09 - The Guardian's Top Titles Of The Decade
The Guardian has announced their Top 50 games of the decade - a list that includes three titles from Bethesda Game Studios: Fallout 3 (#3), Oblivion (#16) and Morrowind (#22).
12.14.09 - Fallout 3 Nominated For IGN Awards
Fallout 3, IGN's Game of the Year in 2008, has received four nominations in their 2009 awards -- including Best RPG on PlayStation 3, Best Aftermarket Support on Xbox 360, Best Downloadable Add-On (Point Lookout and Broken Steel) for Xbox 360, and Best PC Expansion for Broken Steel.
12.04.09 - Fallout 3 Avatar Items Available on Xbox LIVE
Want to give your Xbox LIVE avatar a touch of Fallout? Several items are now available on the Xbox LIVE Avatar Marketplace -- including Vault Suits, a Vault Boy head, and even a Bethesda Game Studios' t-shirt.
12.02.09 - Fallout 3 DLC Nominated For Inside Gaming Award
Fallout 3's DLC has been nominated in the first ever Inside Gaming Awards. Head here to check out the nominees.
11.24.09 - Game Informer Celebrates 200th Issue/Zenimax Titles
Game Informer are celebrating the release of their 200th issue. To commemorate the occasion, they've put together a list of The Top 200 Games of All Time. Among the games included on the list are DOOM (#6), Oblivion (#30), Fallout 3 (#65), Morrowind (#101), Quake 2 (#132), and Wolfenstein 3D (#139).
11.20.09 - Point Lookout Review
Gaming Bolt has reviewed Point Lookout saying, "With Point Lookout, Bethesda has given a near-perfect reminder of why we love Fallout 3 so much."
11.19.09 - Broken Steel/Point Lookout Nominated For VGAs
Spike TV announced the nominees for the Video Game Awards 2009 (better known as the VGAs). Among this year's nominees, Fallout 3 received two nominations in the Best DLC category Â— for both Point Lookout and Broken Steel.
11.12.09 - Fallout 3 GOTY Review
Got Game has reviewed Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition stating, "Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition will provide many hours of time-consuming play and keep fans of the series or fans of great stories engulfed into 2010."
11.12.09 - Fallout 3 Nominated For Two Australian Golden Joysticks
Nominees for the The First Australian Golden Joystick Awards were recently announced, and Fallout 3 was nominated for PlayStation and Xbox Game of the Year.
11.06.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Ultimate Game Of The Year
The 27th Annual Golden Joystick Awards have been announced with Fallout 3 winning Ultimate Game of the Year and PC Game of the Year.
11.06.09 - Oblivion, Fallout 3 Make Paste Magazine Top 20 List
Paste Magazine named their Top 20 Best Videogames of the Decade -- including The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (#19) and Fallout 3 (#3) on their list.
11.06.09 - DLC Reviews up at Critical Gamer
11.05.09 - Game Of The Year Reviews
11.04.09 - Inside the Vault: Ashley Cheng
Bethesda Blog features a new Inside the Vault - this time around you'll get a chance to meet Bethesda Game Studios' Production Director, Ashley Cheng.
11.02.09 - DLC Review Roundup
GameFocus has a review roundup for all of Fallout 3's downloadable content on PlayStation 3. Meanwhile, you can read new DLC reviews at GameFocus, PSN At Home (The Pitt, Mothership Zeta, Point Lookout), and PS3center.net.
11.01.09 - New DLC Reviews
10.13.09 - Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition Now Available
Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition is now available in North America, and will be available in Europe on Friday, October 16th. The game includes Fallout 3, winner of over 80 Game of the Year awards, plus all five game add-ons -- Operation: Anchorage, The Pitt, Broken Steel, Point Lookout and Mothership Zeta.
You can purchase Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition on Games for Windows LIVE for $49.99 and Xbox 360 and PlayStation3 for $59.99. You can also purchase Game of the Year through Steam and Direct2Drive.
10.12.09 - Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition Guide
Bethesda Blog has a quick preview of the Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition Guides from Prima.
10.02.09 - Pete Hines Interview
Pete Hines discusses Fallout 3 in a new interview at Games.LIT
10.02.09 - Todd Howard Discusses Favorite Games And More
10.02.09 - Fallout and Elder Scrolls Mods Featured In PC Gamer
The November issue of PC Gamer is now available and features mods from Morrowind, Oblivion, and Fallout 3 in their feature The PC Gamer 50 Essential Mods. Check it out on newsstands.
10.01.09 - The Pitt and Operation: Anchorage Available on PSN
The Pitt and Operation: Anchorage are now available for download on the US PlayStation Store for $9.99. For more details on Fallout 3 DLC, visit here.
09.25.09 - Broken Steel Available On PlayStation 3
The award-winning Broken Steel is now available for download on the US PlayStation Store for $9.99. For more details on the DLC, visit here.
Fallout 3 DLC will continue next week (October 1st), with the release of Operation: Anchorage and The Pitt. The week after (October 8th), Point Lookout and Mothership Zeta will be available.
09.17.09 - Details on PS3 DLC, Game of the Year Edition
The first DLC for PlayStation 3, Broken Steel, will be available next Thursday, September 24th in English territories. That will be followed by the release of “Operation: Anchorage” and “The Pitt” on October 1st, and “Point Lookout” and “Mothership Zeta” on October 8. Check here for details on a new game update for the PlayStation 3 version of the game.
Additionally, we are also pleased to announce that Fallout 3 Game of the Year edition (Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC) will be available at retail on Tuesday, October 13th. The Game of the Year edition includes Fallout 3 and all five DLCs. The Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions will retail for $59.99 and the Games for Windows version will be available for $49.99.
08.29.09 - Three Bethesda Game Studios Titles Ranked In OXM 100
The September issue of OXM features The Top 100 Xbox Games of All Time. Fallout 3 (#7), Oblivion (#17) and Morrowind (#89) all cracked the Top 100.
08.29.09 - Prima Blog Details Game Guide for Broken Steel and Point Lookout
At Prima Blog, you can read author David Hodgson's preview of the Official Game Guide for Broken Steel and Point Lookout.
08.25.09 - Fallout 3 Game Add-On Pack #2 Available Now
Fallout 3 Game Add-On Pack: Broken Steel and Point Lookout is now available for purchase for Xbox 360 and Games for Windows.
08.22.09 - G4TV Interviews Todd Howard At QuakeCon
Visit G4TV to watch a new interview with Todd Howard, where he discusses PlayStation 3 DLC, ZeniMax's acquisition of id Software and more.
08.11.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Six G-Phoria 2009 Awards
The G-Phoria Â‘09 Video Game Awards Â— as voted on by fans like you Â— were announced and Fallout 3 captured Game of the Year, Best Soundtrack, Longest Lasting Game, Best Downloadable Content (Broken Steel), Best Voice-Acting, and Best Role-Playing Game.
08.11.09 - Mothership Zeta Reviews
New reviews for Mothership Zeta are available at G4TV, GameFocus, Game Trailers, Kotaku, UGO, The Hachiko, 360 Junkies, Cheat Code Central, GameDaily, EndSights, GamerLimit, AtomicGamer, Koku Gamer, Feed Your Console, Gamervision and Game Revolution.
08.11.09 - Pre-Order "The Art of Fallout 3" Coffee Book
08.03.09 - Mothership Zeta Now Available
07.31.09 - Mothership Zeta Trailer and Team Diary
We've released the trailer to Fallout 3's final DLC, Mothership Zeta. Additionally, Fallout 3 Lead Artist Istvan Pely has written a team diary discussing how the DLC came to fruition. Mothership Zeta will be available Monday, August 3rd on Xbox Live and Games for Windows Live for 800 points, and will be released at a later date for PlayStation 3.
07.28.09 - New Mothership Zeta Interviews
07.23.09 - Golden Joystick Shortlist Voting
Short list voting for the Golden Joystick Awards 2009 continues. Fallout 3 is nominated in five categories: Ultimate Game of the Year, PC Game of the Year, PlayStation Game of the Year, Xbox Game of the Year, and Soundtrack of the Year. Additionally, Bethesda is nominated for Publisher of the Year.
07.20.09 - Mothership Zeta Interview
MTV Multiplayer reveals new information about Mothership Zeta in a new interview with DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
07.20.09 - PlayStation 3 Downloadable Content Update
PlayStation.Blog has an update on Fallout 3 Downloadable Content up on their blog from Production Director Ashley Cheng.
07.20.09 - New DLC Reviews Reviews
07.14.09 - Mothership Zeta Screens and Info Unveiled
We've released the first screenshots for our upcoming DLC, Mothership Zeta, as well as info on what you can expect from our 5th and final DLC for Fallout 3. Mothership Zeta will be released August 3rd on Xbox Live and Games for Windows Live for 800 points, and will be released at a later date for PlayStation 3.
07.14.09 - Mothership Zeta Interview
GamePro has a new interview with DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
07.11.09 - Point Lookout Review Roundup
Game Daily calls Point Lookout, "a must buy for any Fallout 3 player." Find more reviews at Console Monster, Jouez, VG-Reloaded, Noktral Gaming Discussion, Game Debate, Cheat Code Central, AceGamez, Xbox Evolved, DarkZero, Gamervision, Rejected Gamer, Gaming Nexus, PNG and Kombo.
07.10.09 - Fallout 3 Production Director Interview
GameObserver has a new interview with Bethesda Game Studios' Production Director Ashley Cheng.
07.09.09 - Mothership Zeta Interview
OXM UK has a Mothership Zeta interview with Fallout 3 DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
07.09.09 - Project Safehouse Competition Winners
Planet Fallout has announced the winners of their Project Safehouse modding competition.
07.02.09 - More Point Lookout Reviews
In their review of Point Lookout, Talking About Games states, "Bethesda provides yet another unique and interesting environment to explore." For more reviews, check out G4TV, MTV Multiplayer, Go! Gaming Giant, Worth Playing, Big Download, Videogamer.com, Gaming Front Network, RPG Fan, Thunderbolt, GamingShogun, SmashPad, Pwn or Die, Softpedia, Peoww, AVault, Telegraph, GameZone, MyGamer, Gamer Daily News and Game Trailers.
06.30.09 - Point Lookout Review Roundup
GameSpy has reviewed Point Lookout saying, "If you're a Fallout 3 fan then this one's a no-brainer. Highly recommended." Additional reviews for Point Lookout are available at 1Up, Team Xbox, GameFocus, Gaming Nexus, Wonderwallweb, The Hackiko, IGN, Eurogamer, Kotaku and Xbox 360 Achievements, Digital Battle, Stick Skills, End Sights, Gamer Limit and VG Chartz.
06.24.09 - Point Lookout walkthrough
IGN has a walkthrough of Fallout 3's latest DLC, Point Lookout.
06.23.09 - Point Lookout Now Available for Xbox 360 and Games for Windows
Point Lookout is now available to download for Xbox 360 and Games for Windows. You can buy both versions online through Xbox Marketplace and GFW Marketplace. Also be sure to check out the latest screenshots, the Point Lookout trailer, and the team diary on the creation of Point Lookout.
06.23.09 - Inside The Vault: Nate Purkeypile
At Bethesda Blog, this week's Inside the Vault features Point Lookout Lead Artist Nate Purkeypile.
06.23.09 - Point Lookout Interview
G4TV has a new interview with Todd Howard -- discussing Fallout 3's newly-released DLC, Point Lookout.
06.22.09 - Fallout 3 DLC Interviews
06.22.09 - 21 Questions With Todd Howard
Bitmob has a new 21-question interview with Todd Howard.
06.20.09 - Broken Steel Review
Game Industry News calls Broken Steel, "essential to the complete Fallout 3 experience," in their review of the DLC.
06.19.09 - New Point Lookout Team Diary, Screenshots
We've released six new screenshots for Point Lookout and also added a team diary that provides insight into how Point Lookout went from concept to completion. Point Lookout will be available on Games for Windows LIVE and Xbox LIVE on June 23.
06.16.09 - Point Lookout Interview
Go! Gaming Giant discusses Point Lookout with DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
06.11.09 - Point Lookout Previews
Gaming press got a chance to check out Fallout 3's fourth DLC, Point Lookout, at E3 2009. Check out new impressions for the content at Shacknews, Gamespot, Destructoid, Planet Fallout, Team Xbox, Game Daily, IGN, bsn*, 1Up, GameSpy, Aeropause and The JRE.
06.11.09 - Golden Joystick Voting Continues
Voting for the Golden Joystick Awards 2009 continues. Fallout 3 is nominated in five categories: Ultimate Game of the Year, PC Game of the Year, PlayStation Game of the Year, Xbox Game of the Year, and Soundtrack of the Year. Additionally, Bethesda is nominated for Publisher of the Year.
06.10.09 - Point Lookout Interviews
06.09.09 - New Broken Steel Reviews
Koku Gamer has reviewed Broken Steel calling it an, "an essential buy for any Fallout 3 fan." Additional reviews can be located at Jouez.com, Game Vortex, GameCritics, Crispy Gamer, Game Over Online Magazine, Beefjack, Game Industry News and Spawn Kill.
05.21.09 - Fallout 3 Skins, Wall Graffix
Gamer Graffix is now selling Console Skins and Wall Graffix for Fallout 3.
05.21.09 - DLC Interview with Todd Howard
With the announcement of Mothership Zeta and Point Lookout, IGN has a new interview discussing the upcoming DLCs with Todd Howard.
05.19.09 - DLC Coming to PLAYSTATION®3, Two New DLCs
We are pleased to announce that Fallout® 3 downloadable content (DLC) is coming to PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system. Release dates will be forthcoming. Read more here.
There are also two new DLCs planned for all three platforms. For more information on Point Lookout, Mothership Zeta, and other news, read more here.
05.18.09 - Additional Broken Steel Reviews
StickSkills has reviewed Broken Steel saying, "As a whole, your work in Broken Steel just feels more necessary." More reviews are up at PC Only, Gaming-Age, GameParty, Tech Cetera, Wonderwallweb, The Onion AV Club, Gamez, Boomtown, Spill, Rejected Gamer, Noktral Gaming Discussion, GameBanshee, and Gamer CC.
05.18.09 - Fallout Up For Guy's Choice Awards
Nomineess for Gamers Choice 2009, part of Spike Guy's Choice Awards, have been announced and Fallout 3 is nominated for Game of the Year, Favorite Weapon and Favorite Environment. Head to Gametrailers to vote.
05.18.09 - Morrowind and Fallout 3 Rank In Top 100
VG Chartz is counting down their Top 100 Best Games of All Time, with Morrowind making the list at #92 and Fallout 3 charting at #53.
05.15.09 - New Fallout 3 Interview
OXM (UK) has a new interview with Fallout 3 Project Manager Pete Hines.
05.14.09 - Broken Steel Review Roundup
Talking About Games has reviewed Broken Steel saying, "This pack is something all Fallout 3 players should buy." Elsewhere, reviews can be found at The London Free Press, 1Up, Xbox Evolved, Meristation, Worth Playing, GamePro Arcade, Gamer 2.0, Gaming Shogun, Extreme Gamer, Gamervision and Game and Player.
05.12.09 - Develop 100 Ranks Bethesda In Their Top Ten
Develop 100 has released their list of the 100 most successful game studios -- ranking Bethesda Softworks #10 on their list.
05.12.09 - More Broken Steel Reviews
Talking About Games declares Broken Steel, "one of the very few absolutely-must-own DLC packs available for any game" in their review of the DLC. More reviews can be found at Thunderbolt, Gamespy, Kotaku, CNet, Blast Magazine, Gaming Nexus, GameZone, VG-Reloaded and Evolved Gaming.
05.08.09 - Broken Steel Reviews
GameFocus reviewed Broken Steel claiming, "It's the best DLC we have seen in a long time for any content on any platform for any game." Additional reviews can be found at Xbox 360 Achievements, Videogamer.com, IGN, ArsTechnica, Cheat Code Central, The Xbox Domain, That Video Game Blog, AusGamers, Project COE, The Globe and Mail, The Hachiko and Screw Attack.
05.08.09 - Fallout 3 Retrospective
NowGamer has a new Fallout 3 Retrospective with Todd Howard and Emil Pagliarulo.
05.08.09 - Xbox LIVE All-Nighter This Saturday
05.08.09 - New Podcast Interviews
05.07.09 - Broken Steel Now Available for Download
Fallout 3's third DLC, Broken Steel, is now available for download on Xbox LIVE and Games for Windows LIVE.
For more details on Broken Steel, check out our trailer, screenshots, developer diary and reviews for the content.
05.06.09 - Vote For The Golden Joystick Awards 2009
Voting for the Golden Joystick Awards 2009 has begun. Fallout 3 is nominated in five categories: Ultimate Game of the Year, PC Game of the Year, PlayStation Game of the Year, Xbox Game of the Year, and Soundtrack of the Year. Additionally, Bethesda is nominated for Publisher of the Year.
05.06.09 - New Interview At Gamasutra
Gamasutra has a new interview with Bethesda Softworks Community Manager Matt Grandstaff.
05.05.09 - GamePro Interview With Todd Howard
GamePro this month is interviewing their list of the 20 Most Influential People in Gaming from 1989 to 2009 -- a list which includes Oblivion/Fallout 3 Executive Producer Todd Howard.
04.29.09 - Broken Steel Trailer Now Available for Download
We've made the Broken Steel trailer available for download in the downloads section.
We've also added a new Diary by Lead Level Designer Jeff Browne and Lead Designer Alan Nanes called 'Forging the Steel'. Find out more about what went into creating this DLC, the challenges of removing the level cap, and more.
04.29.09 - New Update Available For Download
04.29.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Two ELAN Awards
At the Link, Fallout 3 was awarded Best Art Direction and Best Console Game in the ceremony's video game categories.
04.29.09 - Broken Steel Interviews And Previews
04.28.09 - New Broken Steel Previews
04.25.09 - Broken Steel Arrives May 5th
04.22.09 - Inside The Vault: Jon Paul Duvall
This week's Inside the Vault features Fallout 3 Designer Jon Paul Duvall.
04.22.09 - New Broken Steel Previews
04.22.09 - The Pitt Review
Game Industry News reviews Fallout 3's The Pitt saying, "The DLC maintains the perfect balance of combat, role-playing and moral dilemmas to keep any hardcore wastelander happy."
04.21.09 - Broken Steel Interviews and Previews
Fallout 3 Designer Alan Nanes discusses Fallout 3's third DLC, Broken Steel, at Gamespot. Elsewhere, read new previews for Broken Steel at IGN, Gamespot, 1Up, Team Xbox, Eurogamer, Shacknews, Kotaku, Joystiq, MSN, Giant Bomb, and USA Today.
04.21.09 - AIAS Awards Replay Tonight
The Independent Film Channel special highlighting the 12th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards will air tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern Time. At this year's awards, Fallout 3 won Best Role Playing Game and Outstanding Achievement in Story.
04.21.09 - Tips On Starting Broken Steel
MTV Multiplayer has a new blog post explaining how you'll access content within Broken Steel when it's released.
04.15.09 - New Interviews
04.12.09 - Inside The Vault: Jangjoon Cha
This week's Inside the Vault features Fallout 3 Artist Jangjoon Cha.
04.10.09 - Fallout 3: A Dystopia To Remember
At IGN, Fallout 3 ranked #3 in their top ten list of Gaming Dystopias.
04.10.09 - GamaSutra Interviews Pete Hines
GamaSutra discusses Fallout 3 Downloadable Content and more in a new interview with Pete Hines.
04.10.09 - More Reviews on The Pitt
04.09.09 - Fallout 3 Wins 13 MI6 Awards
04.01.09 - The Pitt Review Roundup
Reviews for The Pitt have made their way online. Videogamer.com says, "“I had a great time with The Pitt, and it single-handedly reinvigorated my interest in Bethesda's masterpiece.” Additional reviews can be read at Gamespy, Eurogamer , GameFocus, Feed Your Console, Gaming Nexus, Koku Gamer, Atomic Gamer, Game and Player, and What If Gaming.
03.30.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Game Critic's Awards Game of the Year
Fallout 3 won 2008 Game of the Year at this year's Game Critic's Awards.
03.26.09 - New Inside The Vault Interviews
03.26.09 - The Pitt Now Available for Download
03.26.09 - Fallout 3 Wins 2008 Game Developers Choice Award For Game Of The Year
Fallout 3 won 2008 Game of the Year and Best Writing Awards at this year's Game Developers Choice Awards.
03.23.09 - New Pitt Interview With Jeff Gardiner
Talking About Games has a new interview with Fallout 3 DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
03.22.09 - Todd Howard on Major Nelson's Podcast
Todd Howard discusses Fallout 3's second DLC, The Pitt, in a the latest podcast from Xbox's Major Nelson.
03.20.09 - New Developer Interviews
Gametrailers has a new interview up with Todd Howard from this year's D.I.C.E Summit. Elsewhere, Fallout 3 Environment Artist Rashad Redic has an interview at CG Society, while Designer Erik J. Caponi answers questions about mature games at Kotaku.
03.20.09 - Bethesda Blog Adds A Twitter Page
For late breaking news on our games, be sure to check out our Twitter page.
03.20.09 - Fallout 3 Walkthrough at GameBanshee
GameBanshee has completed a expansive online walkthrough for Fallout 3.
03.17.09 - More Interviews For The Pitt
03.16.09 - The Pitt Trailer Available for Download
The Pitt trailer is now available for download in the Videos section.
03.16.09 - New Interview
Gametrailers TV with Geoff Keighley will give Fallout 3 fans an exclusive look at the trailer for The Pitt -- Fallout 3's second DLC. The program airs tonight on Spike at 1 AM Eastern Time. Check your local listings for more details, and visit Gametrailers website after the program to watch online.
03.13.09 - ELAN Nominations
Fallout 3 has been nominated for seven ELAN Awards, including Game of the Year, PC Game of the Year, Console Game of the Year, Best Sound, Best Art, Best Game Design, and Best Technical Innovation.
03.12.09 - New Diary by Jeff Gardiner, Senior Producer
03.09.09 - Pete Hines and Emil Pagliarulo on AVault Podcast
03.09.09 - Fallout 3 Tops GameSpy
GameSpy has compiled a new list of The Top 25 Xbox 360 Games of All Time (So Far!) with Fallout 3 topping the list at #1.
03.05.09 - Three New The Pitt Screenshots
We've released three new The Pitt screenshots.
03.05.09 - New Update Available For Download
03.05.09 - New Pitt Previews
03.04.09 - Fallout 3 Developers Recognized
This month IGN named Fallout 3 Executive Producer Todd Howard in their list of the Top 100 Game Creators of All Time. Meanwhile the game's Lead Designer, Emil Pagliarulo, was honored by Edge as one of The Hot 100 Game Developers of 2009.
03.04.09 - New Interview With Jeff Gardiner
CVG has a new interview with Fallout 3 DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
03.04.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Five 2008 NAViGaTR Awards
The National Academy of Video Game Testers and Reviewers awarded Fallout 3 five awards, including Art Direction in a Game Engine, Innovation in Game Technology, Writing in a Drama, Role Playing Game Sequel, and Lead Performance by in a Drama (Liam Neeson).
03.03.09 - Operation: Anchorage Reviews
Over the Top Gamer has posted an A grade and a review of Operation: Anchorage stating, "Â…the gameplay is solid and is jam packed with new experiences." GoGamingGiant, The Game Fan, MLive, and Techcetera have also posted reviews of Operation: Anchorage.
02.22.09 - Game Industry News Awards
Game Industry News has announced their Best of 2008 awards -- as voted on by readers -- and Fallout 3 was named Overall Game of the Year. The game also received honors for Best PC Game, Best RPG and Best Environment.
02.22.09 - New Interviews
02.20.09 - Hands-On Impressions of The Pitt
02.20.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Two AIAS Awards
At Thursday night's Annual Interactive Achievement Awards, Fallout 3 was awarded Best Role Playing Game and Outstanding Achievement in Story Â— Original.
02.19.09 - The Pitt Screenshots and Overview
02.18.09 - GameFly Game of the Year
Based on votes from subscribers, GameFly has declared Fallout 3 their 2008 Game of the Year. The game also ranks as their #1 Xbox 360 game and #3 PlayStation game.
02.17.09 - New Interview With Todd Howard
The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences has a ten question interview with Fallout 3 Executive Producer Todd Howard. Later this week, Todd will be speaking at the 2009 D.I.C.E Summit.
02.13.09 - Fallout 3 Wins Four Readers' Choice Awards
At Gamespot, Fallout 3 was recently named the winner in four Readers' Choice categories: Best RPG, Best Xbox 360 Game, Best PC Game and Best Atmosphere.
02.13.09 - Fallout 3 Nominated For Five BAFTA Awards
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has nominated Fallout 3 for Best Game, Original Score, Story and Character, and Technical Achievement awards. Additionally, the game is also up for the GAME Award of 2008.
02.11.09 - Fallout 3 Nominated for Four Game Developers Choice Awards
Fallout 3 has received four nominations for the 2008 Games Developers' Choice Awards. The game is nominated for Best Game Design, Best Visual Art, Best Writing and Game of the Year. The award ceremony will take place during this year's Game Developers' Conference (March 23-27).
02.05.09 - PC Gamer Awards Fallout 3 Game Of The Year
In the March issue of PC Gamer, their editorial staff named Fallout 3 their 2008 Game of the Year. In other categories, Fallout 3 won Best RPG and Best Ammo.
02.05.09 - New Operation: Anchorage Reviews
Joystiq has reviewed Operation: Anchorage stating, "If you love Fallout 3, you'll really enjoy this addition to the 'verse and the gameplay mods it brings." Additional reviews for Fallout 3's first DLC can be found at Gaming-Age, Worth Playing and GamePro.
02.05.09 - Vote for Fallout 3!
01.29.09 - New DLC Interview
OC ModShop has a new interview with Fallout 3 DLC producer Jeff Gardiner.
01.29.09 - History of Fallout at IGN
Over at IGN, there's a new eight-page feature titled The History of Fallout.
01.23.09 - Gamefocus G.E.C.K. Article
Gamefocus has posted an article with tips on the G.E.C.K.
01.22.09 - Wargamer Review
Wargamer has posted a review, a Wargamer Award for Excellence, and stated, "Fallout 3 is a game to be savored, radioactive morsel by radioactive morsel."
01.21.09 - Tips Using the G.E.CK.
01.21.09 - Gamebanshee Awards
Gamebanshee awarded Fallout 3 Best Graphics and RPG of the Year and said, "... Fallout 3 is one of the best-looking games of 2008, and in pure graphical fidelity it usurps all others to take our award for this year's best graphics."
01.19.09 - IGN Game of the Year
01.15.09 - Three New Operation Anchorage Screenshots
We've released three new Operation Anchorage screenshots.
01.14.09 - New Fallout 3 Coverage
Kezin's has posted a review and a 9 out of 10 score saying, "From the moment you break out of Vault 101 into the scorching, sun-bathed wasteland you know you're in for a treat." lnl.hr and GamersNet.NL have also posted reviews.
01.13.09 - Fallout 3 Nominated By The Writer
The Writer's Guild of America has nominated Fallout 3 for their 2009 Videogame Writing Award. This year's winner will be announced on February 7.
01.12.09 - OXM Game of the Year
In the February issue of Official Xbox Magazine, Fallout 3 was named their 2008 Game of the Year.
01.08.09 - Three New Operation Anchorage Screenshots
We've released three new Operation Anchorage screenshots.
01.08.09 - ITP Review of Fallout 3
ITP has posted a review and a 5 out of 5 score for Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is absolutely awesome. It retains much of what made its predecessors a hit whilst offering a number of updated aspects that keep the game fresh and interesting." LGR Nexus and Game-Over have also posted reviews.
01.08.09 - Fallout 3 DLC Interview At Eurogamer
Eurogamer has a new interview with Fallout 3 DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner.
01.07.09 - Next Gen Player Awards
Next Gen Player has named Fallout 3 the PC Game of the Year, Xbox 360 Game of the Year, and #1 on their Top Ten Games of 2008 list. Softpedia named Fallout 3 the RPG of the Year. Additionally, Fantascienza, La Maschera Riposta, Cyberludus, and NextPlay have posted reviews.
01.06.09 - Xbox360Achievements Game of the Year Awards
Fallout 3 won Game of the Year and Story of the Year at the Xbox360Achievements 2008 Game of the Year Awards.
01.05.09 - New Year Fallout 3 Reviews
DarkZero has posted a review and a 9 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 is an admirable achievement for Bethesda." EuroGamer, The 8th Circuit, MetzoMagic, Games Eye, Game Republic, GamePlayer, Game Source, Teletext, Game Brain, GNT, and AudioScribbler have also posted reviews.
12.31.08 - New Fallout 3 Reviews
Static Multimedia has posted a review and a 4 out of 4 score for Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 offers an enthralling adventure down each path that may turn up." EuroGamer, Gamer Limit, Maxishine, and Deaf Gamers have also posted reviews.
12.30.08 - New Reviews
Jacksonville.com has posted a review and a 4 out of 4 score for Fallout 3 saying, "But only one game is better than the rest in 2008, and that game is Fallout 3." Games Nation, Games 4 All, Mondox Xbox, EuroGamer, and Recensioni videogiochi have also posted reviews.
12.29.08 - More Fallout 3 Coverage
Dark Station has posted a review and a 10 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 stating, "This is definitely a must buy, and maybe even a contender for Game of the Year in my book." Game Guru, Video Game News, Onet, Videogames.co.nz, Entertainment.ie, The Older Gamers, Green Pixels, Semantic Drift, and Gadgetoid have also posted perfect scores and reviews for Fallout 3.
12.29.08 - Additional Fallout 3 Reviews
The Gathering Clan has posted a review of Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is the best game of 2008." Xbox Dynasty, MyGamer, Indoor Heroes, Beer.com, Impulse Gamer, The Next Level, Don't Panic Online, and The Scotsman have also posted reviews.
12.19.08 - GamesRadar Game of the Year
GamesRadar awarded Fallout 3 Game of the Year at the GamesRadar's Officially Annual Platinum Chalice Awards 2008.
12.18.08 - Year End Awards
The Associated Press has ranked Fallout 3 as the #1 game for 2008 saying, "With its powerful story, memorable characters and morbid comedy, it's a compelling journey that leaves you wanting more even after 100 hours of play." Elsewhere, the game won Best PC Game at GamaSutra and ranked as one of the top games of the year at Blast Magazine, Wired, and Telegraph.
12.15.08 - Fallout 3 Wins Best RPG At The Spike Video Game Awards
At the 2008 VGA Awards, Fallout took home the award for Best RPG.
12.11.08 - Fallout 3 DLC Interview At IGN
IGN has a new interview with Fallout 3 DLC Producer Jeff Gardiner featuring news about Operation: Anchorage, as well as future DLC content.
12.11.08 - New Accolades
X-Play has named Fallout 3 their 2008 RPG of the Year. Both Hooked Gamers and GameFocus named Fallout 3 their 2008 Game of the Year. Elsewhere, The New York Times, CNBC and Fidgit have included the game in their year-end lists.
12.08.08 - Grrl Gamer Review
12.05.08 - More Fallout 3 Reviews
NextGen Player has posted a 5 out of 5 score and a review of Fallout 3 stating, "Nuclear Holocaust was never so fun or looked so good." Game Couch, Gamefreaks365, Demon Coffee Reviews, GamingTrend, Gaming Obsession, and Level 7 have also posted reviews.
12.03.08 - New Fallout 3 Coverage
ABC News has posted a review of Fallout 3 saying, "The bleak and amazingly detailed post-apocalyptic world of Fallout 3 is possibly the biggest and most dynamic yet to appear on a next-generation video game console." Just Press Play, Deseret News, Total Sci Fi, Ace Gamez, Gameolosophy, Snappy Gamer, Noje, The Crypt and more have also posted reviews. Check out the reviews page to see the full review list.
12.03.08 - GameZone PC Review
GameZone has posted a 9.2 out of 10 score, and Editior's Choice Award, and a review of Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 is the best PC game I have played all year, the developers did a bang up job of making the series come alive once more and I for one couldn't be happier."
11.25.08 - Creation Kit and First Downloadable Content for Fallout 3 Announced
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, today announced plans to make both its editor and downloadable content available for its award-winning game, Fallout® 3 in the coming weeks. Read the full press release here.
11.24.08 - New Fallout 3 Reviews
Test Freaks have posted a 9 out of 10 score and a review of Fallout 3 stating, "I can easily see Fallout 3 winning game of the year and many awards, it's just an all around excellent game." Xbox Life, Active Xbox and Gamestar have also posted reviews.
11.18.08 - IGN Game of the Month
11.17.08 - Hooked Gamers Review
Hooked Gamers has posted a review and a perfect 10 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 saying, "It has been a long time since I awarded a game a perfect score but Fallout 3 deserves nothing less." Peoww, Frictionless Insight, Unigamesity, Daily Joypad, Coventry Telegraph, Game Collision, Nerds of the Year, Media Inside, TechCetera, Xbox Addict and more have also posted reviews.
11.13.08 - New Fallout 3 Reviews
Games for Windows has posted a review saying Fallout 3 is "a terrifying, brilliant, alluring, emotionally involving game." Hell Bored, Games32, Kezins, The S3 Plan, The Rotunda, PlanetNotion, Game Tactics and The Paw Print have also posted reviews.
11.13.08 - Fallout 3 Nominated for Seven VGAs
Fallout 3 has received seven nominations for the 6th Annual Spike TV Video Game Awards. To see all the winners announced live, tune into Spike TV on December 14 at 9 p.m.
11.12.08 - GameShark Review
GameShark has posted a review and an "A" grade for Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 is an open book -- and one you should not miss." CheatMasters, Die Hard Game Fan, The Michigan Times, PlayStation Beyond, AusGamers, Dread Central, Remove the Labels, Yahoo Games, Gaming Life, Game On, VideoGameMedia, GamePyre, RF Generation, and Loot Ninja have also posted reviews.
11.11.08 - New York Times Review of Fallout 3
The New York Times has posted a review of Fallout 3 saying, "One of the most ambitious single-player role-playing games in recent years." TotalPCGaming, The Full Review, San Luis Obispo Observer, Gameshout, Trusted Reviews, Gaming Verdict, Gram.pl, Neowin, No Hype Reviews, Toronto Thumbs, The Stute, Bright Hub, D Pad Magazine, Jolt, and Made of Awesome have also posted reviews.
11.10.08 - New York Post Gives Fallout 3 "A" Grade
The New York Post has posted a review and an "A" grade for Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is phenomenal, and there's no question that you should run out and buy it if you haven't already." Tiscali, Robotronic Dynamite, Snack Bar Games, The Rice Thresher, Worth Playing, Talking About Games, Columbus Alive!, Play Mag, Play.tm, Herald Review, ZTGameDomain, Spongy Chicken, Games Xtreme, My PS3, Real Gamer, SvD, Yet Another Review Site, Forever Geek, VG Watchdog, The Sixth Axis, Extreme Gamer, Cinema Blend, Tech2, and Game and Player have also posted reviews.
11.07.08 - New Reviews
360 Magazine has posted a review and a 10 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is an absolute behemoth of a videogame and one that stands taller than most, even during the packed holiday season." BritXbox, Ultra Ninjas, Gaming Planet, Game Vortex, PlayStation Illustrated, The Onion AV Club, The Game Review, PlayStation Lifestyle, Gay Gamer, Daily Mail, PSW, PC Game Fun Time, HeraldNet, The West Georgian, and The Ledger have also posted reviews.
11.07.08 - New Screenshots
We've added 13 new screenshots to the Art section.
11.06.08 - Bethesda Softworks Announces Successful Launch of Fallout 3
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, announced that its hit title, Fallout® 3 has enjoyed record sales at launch, reflecting the huge consumer demand for the game. Read the full press release here.
11.06.08 - Fallout 3 Games for Windows Patch
A patch for Fallout 3 for Games for Windows is now available in the downloads section.
11.05.08 - RPG Gamer Review
RPG Gamer has posted a review and a 5 out of 5 score for Fallout 3 saying, "Â… Fallout 3 crafts an addicting gameplay experienceÂ…". Thunderbolt Games, VG Reloaded, Den of Geek, HonestGamers, The Electric Playground, Lazy Gamer, Daily Record, The Hachiko, TalkXbox, GamerVision, GameBrit, SF Gate, The Daily Campus, Random Battle, and Dose.ca have also posted reviews.
11.04.08 - New Fallout 3 Reviews
Gamer 2.0 has posted a review, a 9.6 score, and an Editor's Choice Award for Fallout 3 saying, "The Wasteland is beautiful including every inch of land, every character, and every gun; everything you see is fantastically well done." Computers N Stuff, Gamer.NL, WonderwallWeb, Random Remarks, Kombo, Gry-Online, Xbox360Achievements, PSU, Horror Movies, Boomtown, Military.com, and Columbus Dispatch have also posted reviews.
11.04.08 - More Reviews
SFX-360 has posted a review and a 10 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 saying, "RPG gamers look no further because Fallout 3 delivers on everything your looking for." Common Sense Media, Charleston Gazette, Gaming Console Network, GameExtract, Middle East Gamers, Duke City Gamerz, Spong, TotalPlayStation, Paragamer, Geek.com, Teenage Misanthropy, OhmPage, Stars and Stripes, and Consolenauts have also posted reviews.
11.03.08 - New Fallout 3 Reviews
MSNBC has posted a review of Fallout 3 stating, "'Fallout 3' is a no-brainer for game of the year." Games Are Evil, the Times and Transcript, Multiplayer.it, and the Daily Star have also posted reviews of Fallout 3.
11.01.08 - New Reviews
Reviewing Fallout 3, Destructoid states, "the overall experience of Fallout 3 is unmatched, and the amount of game Bethesda has packed into this $60 title can't be ignored.” New reviews can also be found at USA Today, Orange and The Star. More reviews for Fallout 3 can be found here.
10.30.08 - Xplay Review of Fallout 3
Xplay has posted a review and a 5 out of 5 score for Fallout 3 saying, "It seems the team at Bethesda must be fans as well, because not only does Fallout 3 earn its numeral, it does the Fallout name honor as well." GameRevolution, Gaming Nexus, GameTrailers, Atomic Gamer, Total Video Games and Ars Technica have also posted reviews.
10.30.08 - International Fallout 3 Reviews
Bigpondgames has posted a review and a 5 out of 5 score for Fallout 3 stating, "You might want to make sure you're ready to give up a large portion of your time though, because once Fallout 3 has you it won't let go for a while." Additionally, GoodGearGuide, Spillmagasinet Norway, Vandal, Hardgame2, Gamesurf.it, PS3Italia, Spaziogames, and Nextgame.it have posted reviews. Read all of the Fallout 3 reviews here.
10.30.08 - More Fallout 3 Reviews
Entertainment Weekly has posted a review and an A grade for Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 offers an epic and engaging adventure that would even bring a smile to Mad Max's face." Big Download, Spike, Fox News, MSN, Empire Online, Game Industry News, GamePro, and Telegraph have also posted reviews.
10.29.08 - Fallout 3 Reviews
The Houston Chronicle has posted a review and a 9.7 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 stating, "There is no doubt in my mind that this game is one of the worthy contenders of Game of the Year." Additionally, Scripps Howard News Service and Only the Games gave Fallout 3 a 5 out of 5 score, and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel posted a review.
10.28.08 - Final Game Guide Diary
At the Prima Games Author Blog, David Hodgson has written his final blog post covering the contents of the Official Fallout 3 Game Guide.
10.28.08 - Fallout 3 Reviews
Fallout 3 reviews are pouring in. GameSpy gave Fallout 3 a 5 out of 5 and said, "Â…Fallout 3 is a must-have title for most RPG fans, as well as one of the finest games of this generation." UGO gave Fallout 3 an A+ and said, "Fallout 3 manages to hit the nail on the head on all of those fronts, offering an incredibly compelling, massive world to explore, kick ass RPG-shooter gameplay and a story that'll keep your attention well through its many, many hours." Read all of the reviews to date in the Links section.
10.28.08 - More Fallout 3 Reviews
EuroGamer gave Fallout 3 a 10 out of 10 and said, "Bethesda has once again delivered a game of life-affirming brilliance that will be heralded as a classic, and talked about for years to come." Additionally, About.com gave Fallout 3 a 5 out of 5, and the Associated Press scored it 4 out of 4. Read more reviews here.
10.28.08 - More Reviews
Planet Xbox 360 has posted a review and a 9.8 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 saying, “The presentation of the game, as a whole, is what really takes Fallout 3 and boosts it into a level high above most of the other games being released this year on the Xbox 360.” GameFocus and GamePlasma also gave Fallout 3 a 9.8 out of 10 while IGN and PSX Extreme awarded Fallout 3 with a 9.6 out of 10.
10.28.08 - Fans Celebrate Launch of Fallout 3 at Midnight Sales Events
Thousands of fans jammed stores to purchase one of the most anticipated videogames of the fall, Fallout 3, at midnight launch events across the country last evening. Read the full press release here.
10.27.08 - Two New Game Guide Diaries
10.27.08 - New Interviews
10.27.08 - New Dev Diary in the Vault
We've added a new Dev Diary in the Vault by world artist Nate Purkeypile titled "Character Playthroughs".
10.27.08 - More than 2,000 Fallout 3 Midnight Store Openings
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, has announced that in response to huge demand for it's award-winning game, Fallout® 3, more than 2,000 stores across the country will open tonight. Read the full press release here.
10.24.08 - Fallout 3 Midnight Launch Events
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, and Best Buy Co., Inc. have announced that in response to huge demand for Bethesda's award-winning upcoming game, Fallout® 3, there will be midnight openings at Best Buy stores across the country the evening of October 27. Read the full press release here.
10.24.08 - New Game Guide Diary
David Hodgson, the author of the Official Fallout 3 Game Guide, has a new post at Prima Games Author Blog covering the Bestiary chapter of the guide.
10.24.08 - New Interviews
New interviews with Fallout 3 Lead Designer Emil Pagliarulo can be found at Gaming Nexus and GameSpy. Additional Fallout 3 interviews can be found at GameBanshee, Paste Magazine, Talk Xbox, 3dzone, Meristation, EveryEye, and GameStart.
10.22.08 - New Game Guide Diary
David Hodgson, the author of the Official Fallout 3 Game Guide, has a new post at Prima Games Author Blog covering the Training chapter of the guide.
10.22.08 - Fallout 3 Sweepstakes!
10.20.08 - 10 out of 10 From OXM
Fallout 3 earned a perfect 10 out of 10 in the latest issue of Official Xbox Magazine, available on newsstands now. Fallout 3 has gone gold and will be available on store shelves and online in North America on October 28, in Europe and Australia on October 30, and in the UK on October 31. Read the full press release here.
10.20.08 - Interview With Fallout 3 Composer
Inon Zur, the composer for Fallout 3, has a new interview up at RPG Vault .
10.15.08 - New Dev Diary in the Vault
We've added a new Dev Diary to the Vault titled Notes on Pulling the Sky Down: The Level Design of Fallout 3 by the Level Designers of Fallout 3.
10.14.08 - New Fallout 3 Wallpapers
We've put up three new Fallout 3 wallpapers to put on your desktop. Visit the Downloads page to grab them.
10.09.08 - Fallout 3 on GameTrailers TV
Be sure to check out GameTrailers TV with Geoff Keighley on Friday, October 10th at 1AM (Eastern Time) to see new gameplay footage of Fallout 3.
10.09.08 - Gone Gold!
We officially announced today that Fallout 3 has gone gold. You can read the full press release here. Also, be on the lookout for the first , exclusive Fallout 3 review in the current issue of OXM ,
hitting subscribers now. We've also updated the FAQ page to include the system requirements
for Fallout 3.
10.08.08 - Penny Arcade Comic Concludes
The twelfth and final in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Be sure to checkout Bethesda Blog for a chance to win prizes originally given away at this year's Penny Arcade Expo.
10.06.08 - Fallout 3 Game Guide News
David Hodgson, author of the Fallout 3 Official Game Guide, has a new blog post about taking on the task of creating a guide for Fallout 3. You can also read a new interview with him at Bethesda Blog.
10.04.08 - New Fallout 3 Interviews
10.03.08 - Hands-On Impressions
Crispy Gamer put up a three-part preview after playing Fallout 3 for four hours. Crispy Gamer. Additional previews can be found at GamesRadar, GamePro, Gamespot, 1Up, Team Xbox, Kotaku, Joystiq, MTV Multiplayer, Videogamer.com and Giant Bomb.
10.01.08 - Penny Arcade Comic #11
The eleventh in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault.
10.01.08 - New IGN Previews
IGN spent extensive time playing Fallout 3 stating, "October 28 can't come soon enough." Also on IGN, you can read previews for the game on PlayStation 3 and PC, as well as a new feature on Bad Karma.
09.30.08 - Inside the Vault: Rashad Redic
This week's Inside the Vault features QA Tester Rashad Redic.
09.29.08 - IGN Recaps 6 Hours Of Playing Fallout 3
Concluding their Fallout 3 Week coverage, IGN has a new preview of the game stating, "October 28 can't come soon enough."
09.25.08 - Developer Interview
NotesOnGameDev.net has a new interview with Fallout 3 artist Dane Olds.
09.25.08 - Being Mr. Nice Guy
IGN has a new preview of Fallout 3 focusing on how to play the game with Good Karma.
09.24.08 - Penny Arcade Comic #10
The tenth in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault.
09.24.08 - Skill, Perks Detailed At IGN
Fallout 3 Week at Link continues with new details regarding the game's Skills and Perks.
09.23.08 - Vault Dweller Survival Guides Available With Gamestop.com Orders
09.22.08 - Meet David Hodgson
For the past few months, David has been writing the Official Game Guide for Fallout 3. Check out some of his thoughts on the guide over at Prima's Author Blog.
09.22.08 - Fallout 3 Week At IGN
IGN is featuring new coverage on Fallout 3 all week. To kick things off, they have new information, screens and video covering the weapons found in the game.
09.19.08 - New Interviews
09.18.08 - PrepareForTheFuture.com Full Version Launches
The full version of PrepareForTheFuture.com has launched. Head over to get a taste of what you can expect in Fallout 3.
09.17.08 - Penny Arcade Comic #9
The ninth in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault.
09.17.08 - Planet Fallout Site Launch
Be sure to check out Planet Fallout, a new community-driven site dedicated to all-things Fallout. The site already has tons of great information about Fallout 3 and previous Fallout titles, and promises to offer new and exciting features in the future.
09.17.08 - Inside the Vault: Terry Dunn
This week's Inside the Vault features QA Tester Terry Dunn.
09.15.08 - Updated Fallout 3 Coverage
09.15.08 - Podcast Interviews
09.10.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The eighth in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault.
09.10.08 - Inside the Vault: Daryl Brigner
This week's Inside the Vault features Level Designer Daryl Brigner.
09.05.08 - New Interviews
09.04.08 - Inside the Vault: Sam Bernstein
This week's Inside the Vault features QA Tester Sam Bernstein.
09.03.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The seventh in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault.
09.03.08 - New Fallout 3 Interviews
G4's X-Play interviewed Todd Howard, Istvan Pely and Emil Pagliarulo at PAX this year. Additional Fallout 3 interviews can be found at Shacknews, GamaSutra, Joystiq, Team Xbox, Videogamer.com and GameRadio.
09.03.08 - Hands-On Previews from PAX
That Video Game blog has new impressions of Fallout 3 following PAX saying, “After my time with Fallout 3, I can safely say that I am excited to see what Bethesda will deliver this Fall." Additional PAX coverage can be found at Gay Gamer, Random Battle, Gamester, and Cinema Blend.
09.02.08 - New Fallout 3 Hands-On Impressions
At PAX, IGN went hands-on with Fallout 3 reporting, "And any doubts that I had about this being one of the biggest games of the year diminished even further." Additional previews can be found at GameSpy, Team Xbox, Voodoo Extreme, Aeropause, Exploding Barrel, Only the Games and RPG Gamer.
08.29.08 - Five New Gameplay Demo Videos
We've released five new Fallout 3 Gameplay Demo Videos. You can find them along with all of the other Fallout 3 videos in the Downloads section on the site.
08.29.08 - New Fallout 3 Previews and Interview
GameInformer has posted three separate previews of Fallout 3 with one stating, "It looks like it's going to be a really good game." AusGamers also posted a previews stating, "... Fallout 3 is shaping up to look very impressive." GameTrailers has posted a new video interview with Pete Hines.
08.28.08 - Fallout 3 Nominated for Golden Joystick Award
Fallout 3 has been nominated for a Golden Joystick Award in the Edge Most Wanted Award category. This year's winners will be announced on October 31.
08.27.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The sixth in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Over the coming months, you'll be treated to the story of one man, and a crate of puppets.
08.26.08 - Inside the Vault: Ricardo Gonzalez
This week's Inside the Vault features programmer Ricardo Gonzalez.
08.25.08 - More E3 Awards
GamingExcellence awarded Fallout 3 three Best of E3 awards in their Best Trailer, Best Role Playing Game, and Game of Show categories.
08.22.08 - New Previews From Leipzig
GameSpy has a new new hands-on impression of Fallout 3 saying, "Bethesda clearly has a solid understanding of the appeal behind the franchise, and has taken great steps towards recreating and even improving upon the most important aspects of the classic PC role-playing games." New previews can also be found at UGO, IGN and Gamespot.
08.20.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've released three new screenshots in the Art section.
08.20.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The fifth in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Over the coming months, you'll be treated to the story of one man, and a crate of puppets.
08.20.08 - Release Date Announced for Fallout 3
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, announced today that its highly anticipated title, Fallout® 3, will be available on store shelves and online in North America on October 28, 2008 and in Europe on October 31, 2008. Read the full press release here.
08.19.08 - Inside the Vault: Brian Bloomfield
This week's Inside the Vault features Brian Bloomfield..
08.18.08 - Fallout 3 Composer on Game Trailers
Game Trailers has a four-part series entitled "Music in Gaming" featuring Inon Zur, composer of Fallout 3.
08.13.08 - Inside the Vault: Rafael Vargas
This week's Inside the Vault features artist Rafael Vargas.
08.13.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The fourth in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Over the coming months, you'll be treated to the story of one man, and a crate of puppets.
08.11.08 - New Fallout 3 Coverage
IGN UK has new hands-on coverage of Fallout 3 stating, "...we're seriously impressed." Elsewhere, Gamers Universe has a new video interview with Pete. Additional interviews are up at Bit-Tech, GamersGlobal and Guardian.
08.08.08 - Best Games on Show
The BBC named Fallout 3 one of the Best Games on Show at E3 2008.
08.06.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The third in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Over the coming months, you'll be treated to the story of one man, and a crate of puppets.
08.06.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've released three new screenshots in the Art section.
08.06.08 - New Previews and Interviews
Video Game Generation has hands-on impressions of Fallout 3 stating, "Overall I walked away from my time with Fallout 3 very impressed." Additional hands-on impressions can be located at Rock, Paper, Shotgun, Videogamer.com, SPOnG, TVG and Telegraph. For new interviews with Pete Hines, check out Crispy Gamer, Guardian and TVG.
08.05.08 - Best of Show
The Game Critics Awards' panel has named Fallout 3 Best of Show and the Best Role Playing Game at E3 2008.
08.04.08 - New Interview and Hands-On Impressions
Gamespot has a new hands-on preview stating, "There's no doubt that Fallout 3 is an incredibly promising game..." New coverage for Fallout 3 can also be found at Xbox360Achievements.com and Bit-Tech. Additionally, Strategy Informer has a new interview with Pete Hines.
08.01.08 - New E3 Award
PSU has picked Fallout 3 as their choice for Best PS3 Game of E3 2008.
08.01.08 - More Hands-On Coverage
07.30.08 - New Penny Arcade Comic
The second in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Over the coming months, you'll be treated to the story of one man, and a crate of puppets.
07.30.08 - New Interviews
07.29.08 - Fallout 3 Nominated for Three Game Critics Awards
The Game Critics Awards judges have released their Best Games of E3 nominations. Fallout 3 received three nominations -- Best of Show, Best Console Game and Best Role Playing Game.
07.29.08 - New Award and Previews
07.28.08 - Fallout 3 Wins Big at IGN E3 Awards
Fallout 3 won Overall Best Game of Show of E3 2008 from IGN as well as Best Console Game, Best overall RPG, Best Overall Xbox 360 Game, Best Overall PS3 Game, Best PC RPG, Best Xbox 360 RPG, and Best PS3 RPG. Voodoo Extreme awarded Fallout 3 with Game of Show, Best Console RPG, and Best Console Game, and 1Up.com named Fallout 3 the Best RPG of E3 2008. Meanwhile, Daily Game awarded the game Best of Show and Best Xbox 360 Game honors.
07.25.08 - Fallout 3 Demonstration
IGN has posted a 16-minute gameplay presentation of Fallout 3 by Todd Howard.
07.25.08 - New Previews
07.24.08 - E3 Awards
GameSpy has awarded Fallout 3 with Overall Runner-up, Xbox 360 Game of Show, and PS3 Game of Show, saying, "After spending an hour with the game, we feel like we've only seen the tip of the iceberg. We can't wait to dive back in." Fallout 3 also won Best of Show from SCRAWL and a Silver Award from Gamepro.
07.24.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've released twelve new screenshots in the Art section.
07.24.08 - More E3 Fallout 3 Previews
WorthPlaying has posted a preview of Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 is quite possibly the best game at E3 this year ...". Electric Playground, Gaming Trend, Totally 360, Gamervision, Gamer 2.0, NxGamers, and The Hachiko have also posted previews.
07.23.08 - Fallout 3 Wins Game of Show from PlanetXbox360
Planet Xbox 360 named Fallout 3 Game of Show and said, "After putting nearly an hour into the game it was the one title that we talked about the entire way back to the office, this game is going to be epic in proportions and there should not be a gamer out there that has not went to their local game shop and put down the money for a pre-order." Additionally, the New York Times, 411Mania, and GamePro.fr have posted previews of Fallout 3.
07.23.08 - Penny Arcade Comics
The first in a series of original Fallout comics created by Penny Arcade is now in the Vault. Over the coming months, you'll be treated to the story of one man, and a crate of puppets.
07.22.08 - Continued E3 Coverage
07.22.08 - Interview with Todd Howard and Emil Pagliarulo
Todd Howard and Emil Pagliarulo answer Dan Stapleton's Fallout 3 questions at GamesRadar.
07.21.08 - Fallout 3 Wins Game of Show from UGO
07.21.08 - Weekend Fallout 3 Coverage
Voodoo Extreme has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "Eye candy-wise, I thought the game looked super." Thunderbolt Games, Inside Bay Area, Rip Ten, Crave, Crispy Gamer, Rock, Paper, Shotgun, Collider, Jeuxvideo.fr and Clubic.com have also posted previews of Fallout 3.
07.21.08 - More E3 Previews
Kotaku has posted a Hands On of Fallout 3 stating, "... Fallout 3 is a game that melds itself to the gameplay style of the player, offering something for people who want to explore, kill, or try on different clothing." PS3 Fanboy, Star Ledger, and Giant Realm have also posted previews. Joystiq has posted an interview with Todd Howard.
07.18.08 - New Gameplay Footage
The latest 1Up Yours podcast features a gameplay demonstration of Fallout 3 from Todd Howard.
07.18.08 - More E3 Previews
Worth Playing has new impressions after going hands-on with Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is quite possibly the best game at E3 this year, and that's from only having played roughly 30 minutes of the game." New previews can also be found at Gaming Target, Game Daily, VG Chartz, Gamester, 2OpGaming, Vault Network and The Next Level.
07.18.08 - More Fallout E3 Coverage
RPG Fan has posted a review of Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 looks incredibly promising and the folks at Bethesda know what they're doing with RPGs." GameSpot, PSU, Atomic Gamer, Adrenaline Gaming Zone, The Escapist, Gamezone, Gamepro, GamerNode, Gry-Online and GameKult have also posted previews of Fallout 3. Elsewhere, the Video Game Examiner puts Fallout atop its list for E3.
07.17.08 - E3 Coverage Continues
GameSpy has posted an E3 Hands On preview of Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is a grim, brutal, no-holds-barred take on life after the big one. It's not a world we'd want to live in. But we definitely enjoyed our visit." PC World also posted a preview.
07.16.08 - More Fallout 3 E3 Coverage
GameInformer posted an E3 Hands On preview about Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 is a Fallout game." GamesRadar posted a preview titled "E3 08: 11 ways Fallout 3 will kick Oblivion's Ass". Gaming Nexus, GamingToday, Opposable Thumbs, EW.com, BigDowload, That VideoGame Blog, Destructoid, and Dose.ca also posted previews of Fallout 3.
07.15.08 - G4TV Hands On Preview
G4TV has added their Hands On Preview with Todd Howard to their site. Todd talks and shows the gameplay, the story, and more.
07.15.08 - Fallout 3 E3 Coverage
Shacknews posted an E3 Hands On Preview about Fallout 3 saying, "... I came away feeling good about the game.". GameSpot, GamesRadar, 1Up, GamePlasma, TeamXbox, GameSpy, Xbox 360 Fanboy, and IGN have also posted previews.
07.14.08 - Official Fallout 3 E3 2008 Trailer
07.11.08 - Announcing Â‘A Post-Apocalyptic Film Festival Presented by Fallout® 3'
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, announced today that it has partnered with the American Cinematheque and Geek Monthly magazine to sponsor Â‘A Post-Apocalyptic Film Festival Presented by Fallout® 3' at Santa Monica's Aero Theatre this August. Read the full press release here.
07.11.08 - New Screenshots
We've released three new screenshots in the Art section.
07.08.08 - Inside the Vault: Tony Greco
This week's Inside the Vault features world artist Tony Greco.
07.07.08 - Fallout 3 Fan Q&A #2
Head over to the forums to get the answers from Todd Howard to the second round of questions YOU wanted to know about.
07.07.08 - Most Anticipated Games of E3 Nods
Next Generation has put Fallout 3 atop their Most Anticipated Games of E3 saying, "Fallout 3 shows great evolutionary leaps every time it's displayed for public viewing." Over at IGN, Fallout 3 is the Most Anticipated Game of E3 for both PC and Xbox 360. IGN also lists Fallout 3 as one of the Most Anticipated Games of E3 on PlayStation 3. Also, at Game Trailers, a new video is up ranking Fallout 3 as the #2 Most Anticipated Game at E3 2008.
07.03.08 - Previews and Interviews from Australia
After checking out Fallout 3, PALGN has a new preview stating, "With the development team behind Fallout 3, it's hard to envisage the game being anything other then great." On The Age's "Screen Play" blog, Jason Hill shares details about the game. Also, IGN Australia sat down with Pete Hines for a new Fallout 3 interview.
07.02.08 - More Previews
At Yahoo News, Associated Press writer Lou Kesten previews Fallout 3 after talking with Todd Howard. Elsewhere, the Houston Chronicle features Fallout 3 as one of four games to look out for this fall.
07.01.08 - New Previews and Interviews
Fallout 3 is featured on Gamespot Australia's show Crosshairs -‒ with new impressions on the game as well as an interview with Pete Hines. Gameplayer also shares new impressions on Fallout 3 in their new feature, "(At least) 101 facts about Fallout 3" revealing, "Fallout 3 features the best explosions ever. Period."
06.25.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've released three new screenshots on the Fallout 3 site.
06.24.08 - Fallout 3 is GAMER.BLORGE's #1 Sleeper Hit of 2008
GAMER.BLORGE listed Fallouted 3 as their #1 sleeper hit for 2008 saying, "With over 200 possible ending this game is well worth the investment, and I predict with the massive replay value, this game will last you till 2009."
06.24.08 - New Previews and Interview
PS3Zine has included a new preview of Fallout 3 and an interview with Pete Hines in their latest online magazine edition. GameArena has also posted a preview of Fallout 3 stating, "The worst thing about watching Fallout 3 in action? Having to wait for the game to hit later this year. Looks like I'm reinstalling Fallout 2 again."
06.24.08 - New Fallout 3 preview
New Zealand site Gameplanet shares their latest impressions after previewing Fallout 3
06.23.08 - Anticipation for E3
Gamespot lists Fallout 3 as one of the “Most Anticipated Games at E3” for 2008
06.18.08 - New Interviews
The Guardian sat down with Executive Producer Todd Howard to talk about inspirations, modern console technology, and more. And G4TV has posted two video interviews with Todd Howard. View the first interview here, and the second here.
06.16.08 - Gamereactor interviews Pete Hines
Gamereactor has a new video interview discussing Fallout 3 with Pete Hines.
06.06.08 - Fallout 3 Survival Edition, New Team Diary
Today we're pleased to announce the Fallout® 3 Survival Edition, available for pre-order exclusively through Amazon.com. You can read the full press release here. We've also put up a new Diary in which Pete talks about the creation of both the Collector's Edition and the Survival Edition.
06.04.08 - Inside the Vault: Angela Browder
This week's Inside the Vault features associate producer Angela Browder.
06.04.08 - Visual Crack's Most Anticipated Games
Visual Crack talks Fallout 3 in their new series discussing the most anticipated games of 2008.
06.02.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've added three new Fallout 3 screenshots to the Art section.
05.30.08 - Fallout 3 Impressions at TheGameReview.com
TheGameReview.com shares their latest impressions of Fallout 3 after seeing the game stating, "We would like to say a big thanks to Pete Hines, who demonstrated the game to us, and to all the guys at Bethesda Software. Fallout 3, when released, will be in a league of its own."
05.30.08 - CNN and Fidget's Most Anticipated Games
CNN.com included Fallout 3 as one of the year's most anticipated games saying, "Much like developer Bethesda's previous hit, Oblivion, Fallout 3 is a big, sprawling role-playing game where your every action influences the events that follow." Fidget also included Fallout 3 amongst "The Best of the Rest of the Year".
05.30.08 - Fallout 3 Preview on Gry-Online
05.29.08 - Inside the Vault: Dan Teitel
This week's Inside the Vault features interface programmer Dan Teitel.
05.28.08 - Fallout 3 Video Interview
Polish site Gram.PL sat down with Pete Hines in a video interview.
05.20.08 - Inside the Vault
This week's Inside the Vault features character artist Liz Beetem.
05.20.08 - Fallout 3 Preview and Interview
CVG takes a second look at Fallout 3 in their latest preview saying, "Fallout 3 will still be roleplaying game of the year. After all - it's got Dogmeat in it!". IGN Insider has an interview with Fallout 3 Composer Inon Zur.
05.17.08 - New Fallout 3 Preview
German gaming site GameStar has a new Fallout 3 preview up on their site.
05.15.08 - New Team Diary by Adam Adamowicz
We've added a new diary to the Vault by concept artist Adam Adamowicz. Adam's entry, titled Conceptual Design, covers the inspiration and creation of Fallout 3's look and feel, including creatures, weapons, buildings, and more. Included with the diary are 11 new pieces of concept art.
05.15.08 - Interview and Preview
05.13.08 - Game Informer Interview with Todd Howard
The June 2008 issue of Game Informer features a new Q&A will Fallout 3 Executive Producer, Todd Howard.
05.08.08 - Inside the Vault
This week's Inside the Vault features lead producer Emil Pagliarulo.
05.07.08 - Inon Zur Announced as Fallout 3 Composer
Today we announced that Inon Zur has created the original musical score for Fallout® 3. Zur, an award-winning composer, has created numerous scores for films, television, and new media. You can listen to three of Inon's tracks from Fallout 3 in the Downloads section of the Fallout website, or read the full press release here.
05.07.08 - Game Theory Show Posts Podcast Interview with Emil
Game Theory Show sat down with Fallout 3 Lead Designer Emil Pagliarulo to talk about storytelling in open-ended games, bringing a hardcore PC franchise to the mass console market, and more.
05.01.08 - Inside the Vault
This week's Inside the Vault features programmer Jean-Sylvere Simonet.
04.25.08 - Fallout Preview and Interview
04.22.08 - Fallout 3 Previews & Interview
bit-tech.net has posted a preview of Fallout 3 stating, "... we already love how Fallout 3 is shaping up." VideoGamer.com, Multiplayer.it and Nextgame.it have also posted previews. And IGN has posted an interview with Pete Hines.
04.21.08 - Fallout 3 Previews
Strategy Informer has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "... it is clear that Fallout 3 is going to be a great RPG and an even better return for the much-loved series. " videogaming247, Eurogamer and Gameswelt have also posted previews.
04.21.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've added three new Fallout 3 screenshots to the Fallout website.
04.18.08 - Bethesda Softworks Announces Fallout 3 Collector's Edition
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax Media company, officially announced today that it will release a special Fallout® 3 collector's edition worldwide for Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Games for Windows, and PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system. Read the full press release here.
04.17.08 - Videogaming247 News on Fallout 3
Videogaming247 has posted new updates on Fallout 3. In their coverage, Pete Hines discusses Dogmeat, the possibility of downloadable content, PC requirements, the game's framerate, and how the 360 became the lead platform.
04.17.08 - Inside the Vault
This week's Inside the Vault features character artist Jonah Lobe.
04.15.08 - Gamepro Preview of Fallout 3
Gamepro.com has added a new preview with screens and impressions of Fallout 3 saying, "We can't help but notice that Fallout 3 looks better and better each time we see it. The latest version boasts improved graphics, which were so detailed you could practically smell the ash in the air as you walked through the decaying streets of D.C."
04.11.08 - New Crispy Gamer, UGO, Gametap, and WorthPlaying Fallout 3 Previews
04.11.08 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've added three new Fallout 3 screenshots to the Fallout website.
04.10.08 - New Kotaku and Destructoid Fallout 3 Previews
Kotaku's Flynn De Marco gives his latest impressions after checking out Fallout 3 this week saying, "Everything I saw about this game was impressive, but what really got my attention was its overall art style." Destructoid has also put up an extensive preview detailing new information revealed on the game stating, "Â…Fallout 3 is still looking to be a pretty fantastic game, and according to Pete, a very good sequel to the series."
04.10.08 - New Shacknews, GameShark, and Joystiq Fallout 3 Previews
Shacknews has posted a preview of Fallout 3 stating, "Bethesda Softworks has a lot to prove with Fallout 3. Not to regular hardcore gamers like you and me, of course, nor the millions of fans who have enjoyed the company's previous work with the Elder Scrolls series. It goes without saying that Bethesda's record for quality is proven." GameShark and Joystiq have also posted previews.
04.10.08 - New GameSpot, GamesRadar and 1Up Fallout 3 Previews
GameSpot has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "Though we've only had a few chances to see the game, Fallout 3 looks very impressive and seems to be what the Bethesda team has set out to make--a role-playing game with the exploration and real-time combat of Oblivion but the role-playing elements of the classic Fallout from 1997." GamesRadar and 1Up have also posted previews.
04.10.08 - New IGN, GameSpy, and TeamXbox Fallout 3 Previews
IGN has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "This is going to be a heck of a role-playing game, and the combination of Fallout's ironic sense of humor and cool setting with Bethesda's experience and expertise looks like a match made in heaven." GameSpy has followed up their E3 impressions with a new preview with new information on the game stating, "Bethesda makes a great argument for nuclear propagation." And Team Xbox shares new information, screens and more in their latest preview for Fallout 3.
04.09.08 - Inside the Vault with Jennifer Noland
This week's Inside the Vault features QA Tester Jennifer Noland.
04.09.08 - New Fallout 3 Magazine Previews
The May 2008 issue of EGM has a new two-page preview covering Fallout 3. The April 2008 issue of the Polish magazine play has a new cover story for Fallout 3, and the April 2008 issue of PSW features a new cover story for Fallout 3.
04.07.08 - OXM Interview on Xbox Live
OXM has posted an interview with Todd Howard and Istvan Pely on Xbox Live.
04.07.08 - Inside the Vault with Michael Lattanzia
This week's Inside the Vault features QA tester Michael Lattanzia.
03.25.08 - OXM Podcast with Todd Howard
OXM has posted a podcast interview with Todd Howard.
03.25.08 - Inside the Vault with Shannon Bailey
This week's Inside the Vault features programmer Shannon Bailey.
03.24.08 - Crispy Gamer Editorial on Fallout 3
Crispy Gamer has posted an editorial on nostalgia and its effect on game enjoyment using Fallout 3 as an example.
03.13.08 - Inside the Vault with Adam Adamowicz
This week's Bethblog Inside the Vault features concept artist Adam Adamowicz.
03.11.08 - Fallout 3 Interview
gamepro.com sat down with Fallout 3's executive producer Todd Howard to talk about perks, radiation, weapons, and more.
03.10.08 - Fallout Previews
03.05.08 - Inside the Vault with Dane Olds
This week's Inside the Vault features artist Dane Olds.
03.04.08 - Inside the Vault with Mike Dulany
This weeks Inside the Vault features programmer Mike Dulany.
03.03.08 - Interview with Emil Pagliarulo
Next Generation sat down with Lead Designer Emil Pagliarulo to talk about inspirations for Fallout, the story, and more.
02.27.08 - New Cover Story in the April issue of OXM
The April issue of OXM is now making its way to subscribers in the US. The cover story covers a number of new areas and also features a host of new screens from different parts of the game, including new areas, new creatures/NPCs, weapons, etc. Look for the issue to be on newsstands the week of March 10.
02.25.08 - Emil on Next Generation's Hot 100 Developers List
"Gametrailers ranks Fallout 3 #3 in their Top 10 Anticipated Games of 2008 video."
02.25.08 - Another Most Anticipated Nod
Gametrailers ranks Fallout 3 #3 in their Top 10 Anticipated Games of 2008 video.
02.18.08 - Interview with Todd Howard
videogaming247 sat down with Todd Howard to talk about inspiration for Fallout 3, alternate endings, and more.
02.15.08 - Interview with Pete Hines
Gameplayer sat down with Pete Hines to talk about Fallout 3's setting, world size, and more.
02.14.08 - Fallout 3 On Tom's Games Top 10 Games to Watch List
Tom's Games lists Fallout 3 on their Top 10 Games to Watch for 2008 list stating, "... RPG fans should be pleased that Fallout 3 is no longer vaporware."
02.13.08 - More Fallout 3 Most Anticipated Nods
Fans on Destructoid voted us Fallout 3 #6 on the most anticipated list for 2008. And in the March issue on OXM, Fallout 3 is listed as one of the 50 titles for 2008 in the "Preview 2008" feature.
02.13.08 - Inside the Vault with Jeff Browne
This weeks Inside the Vault features Level Designer Jeff Browne.
02.13.08 - 1Up's Most Wanted PC Games of 2008
1Up included Fallout 3 on their Top 10 Most Wanted PC Games of 2008 list stating, "We're looking forward to exploring a ruined Washington, D.C., and blasting away at mutants in gory detail."
02.11.08 - Fallout 3 on Kombo.com's Top 10 Most Wanted Games List
Kombo.com lists Fallout 3 on their Top 10 Most Wanted Games list saying, "We sat in on a behind-closed-doors Fallout 3 demonstration by executive producer Todd Howard at E3 2007 and were blown away."
02.07.08 - Inside the Vault with Kevin Kauffman
This weeks Inside the Vault features QA Lead Kevin Kauffman.
02.06.08 - World Artist Nate Purkeypile Interviewed on Notes on Game Dev
Notes on Game Dev has posted an interview with World Artist Nate Purkeypile.
02.05.08 - Fallout 3 Preview
RPGFan has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is one of the most highly anticipated games of 2008. It aims to please veteran Fallout fans with its use of classic Fallout gameplay systems, while also looking to gain a new constituent of fans via the enhancements afforded by new generation hardware."
02.05.08 - More Fallout 3 Most Anticipated Game Nods
My Geek Life has listed Fallout 3 as one of their Most Anticipated Games of 2008 stating, "This game should be epic!" Reax Music Magazine has also listed Fallout 3 as one of their Most Anticipated Games of 2008.
02.04.08 - GameTap Lists Fallout 3 in Eight Games for 2008 Feature
GameTap lists Fallout 3 in their Eight Games for 2008 Feature saying, "Bethesda's smash hit The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivions proved that hardcore PC franchises can also be successful on consoles. This year the developer is looking to repeat that success..."
01.30.08 - Inside the Vault with Gary Noonan
This weeks Inside the Vault features Character Artist Gary Noonan.
01.24.08 - Fallout 3 Makes Voodoo Extreme's Top 10 Most Wanted List
Voodoo Extreme listed Fallout 3 in the number 3 spot on their Top 10 Most Wanted 2008 Games list.
01.23.08 - Fallout 3 Most Anticipated Game Nods
GameSpy has listed Fallout 3 as one of its Most Wanted Games of 2008 saying, "It's the end of the world as we know it... and Fallout 3 makes us feel fine!" And WorthPlaying listed Fallout 3 as its #1 Most Anticipated Game of 2008.
01.23.08 - Inside the Vault with Erik Deitrick
This weeks Inside the Vault features Lead Interface Programmer Erik Deitrick.
01.18.08 - 360Zine Fallout Preview
360Zine has posted a preview of Fallout 3 stating, "The game uses the same engine as Oblivion, with a choice of third or first-person perspective, but it looks even more impressive, with more detailed environments and some gruesome effects."
01.15.08 - Hooked Gamers Fallout 3 Preview
Hooked Gamers has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "Fallout 3 is the latest gem coming from Bethesda, developers of the mega hit Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion."
01.14.08 - Inside the Vault with Christiane Meister
This weeks Inside the Vault features Lead Character Artist Christiane Meister.
01.13.08 - Fallout 3 One of CVG's Hottest PC Games of 2008
CVG lists Fallout 3 as one of the Hottest PC Games of 2008.
01.09.08 - New Dev Diary by Emil Pagliarulo
We've added a new diary to the Vault, by lead designer Emil Pagliarulo, titled "Faction Profile ‒ the Brotherhood of Steel."
01.07.08 - The Morning Call Lists Fallout 3 One Of 2008
The Morning Call lists Fallout 3 One Of 2008's Most Intriguing Games stating, "If it's as good as Bethesda's ''The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion,'' it will be a Game of the Year contender."
01.02.08 - Fallout 3 Receives More Most Anticipated Game of 2008 Nods
Several more websites have listed Fallout 3 as one of their most anticipated games of 2008, including WRAL, San Francisco Chronical, Kotaku, and Gamers With Jobs. And in their Questions for 2008, Gaming Nexus tackles the question "How awesome will Fallout 3 be?".
12.31.07 - Fallout 3 Receives More 2008 Most Anticipated Games Nods
The Times of India has listed Fallout 3 as one of its top eight to play in 2008 saying, "... we expect it to scoop up awards by the sackful." CVG has also listed Fallout 3 as one of 2008's Essential PS3 Games and Essential Xbox 360 Games.
12.27.07 - Game Infomer
Fallout 3 is number three on Game Infomer's Ten for 2008 list.
12.20.07 - Fallout #3 on TGR's Most Anticipated List
Fallout comes in 3rd on TGR's Most Anticipated Xbox 360 Titles of 2008 list.
12.19.07 - Inside the Vault with Gavin Carter
This week's Inside the Vault is about Gavin Carter, our lead producer on Fallout 3.
12.12.07 - Fallout Makes Most Anticipated List
Fallout has made Team Xbox's Most Anticipated RPGs of 2008 list. Check out the full list here.
12.05.07 - Fallout 3 on GamePro's Best Games of 2008
Fallout 3 came in 3rd on GamePro's 48 Best Games of 2008 list. Check out the list here.
12.05.07 - Inside The Vault with Kurt Kuhlmann
This week's Inside the Vault features senior designer, Kurt Kuhlmann.
11.20.07 - Fallout 10th Anniversary
10 years ago the original Fallout was released and forever changed role-playing games. Now it's time for us to finally reveal the winners of our 10th Anniversary Fallout Contest. Thanks to all 17,000 of you that entered. Click here to check out the Grand Prize Winner and Runners Up.
11.15.07 - Inside the Vault with Orin Tresnjak
11.13.07 - Fallout 3 Preview
MSN has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "The character driven story seems well rounded, the action scenes looked exciting and the karma system should bring a real sense of consequence to the gaming arena; roll on Autumn 2008." Play has also posted a preview.
11.07.07 - Inside the Vault with Matt Grandstaff
11.06.07 - Inside the Vault with Robert Wisnewski
11.01.07 - Fallout 10th Anniversary
10 years ago the original Fallout was released and forever changed role-playing games. Now it's time for us to review the thousands of entries we've received. Winners will be announced soon.
10.30.07 - Fallout 3 Preview and Podcast
TVG has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "Roll-on autumn 2008. We literally can't wait to get our hands on more Bethesda related fun, particularly when it revolves around one of our favourite post-nuclear war game worlds, the Fallout universe." 1Up has released a new 1Up Yours Podcast featuring impressions of the Fallout 3 demo.
10.25.07 - Fallout Diary and Localized Sites
We've added a new diary to the Vault, by lead artist Istvan Pely, titled "Design and Development of the Pip-Boy 3000." In addition the Fallout site is now available in French, Italian, German, and Spanish.
10.18.07 - Inside the Vault on BethBlog
10.15.07 - Fallout 3 Preview
Gameplayer has posted a preview of Fallout 3 saying, "...Fallout 3's been the biggest blip on our radar for about two years..."
10.10.07 - New Fallout 3 Interview
Pete Hines chats with PlayStation Universe, giving them an inside look at the game's combat, art direction, music, and more.
10.01.07 - Fallout 10th Anniversary
10 years ago the original Fallout was released and forever changed role-playing games. Now is your chance to be a part of Fallout history. We're giving you, the fans, a chance to design one of the perks for Fallout 3!
Enter today for your chance to win.
09.14.07 - Fallout Fan Q&A
BethBlog has posted the Fallout Fan Q&A. Head over to the blog to get the answers to the questions YOU wanted to know about.
09.12.07 - Fallout 3 Interview
ActionTrip sat down with Fallout 3 Lead Producer Gavin Carter to discuss V.A.T.S., quests, and more.
08.31.07 - Fallout 3 Interview
Gamereactor has posted a video interview with Emil Pagliarulo. Emil talks about the Fallout setting, story, and more.
08.30.07 - Fallout 3 Interview
Eurogamer sat down with Pete Hines to talk about the Fallout franchise, player progression, and more.
08.28.07 - New Fallout 3 Screenshots
We've added four new Fallout 3 screenshots to the Art section.
08.24.07 - Previews and Interview
Ten Ton Hammer has posted a preview of Fallout 3 stating, "Fallout 3 is Oblivion on steroids. With nukes." gram.pl has also posted a preview. 1Up has posted an interview with Emil Pagliarulo, and Gamestar.de has posted a video interview with Pete Hines.
08.14.07 - Fallout RSS
If you want to keep up with the latest news from the official Fallout web site, check out the new RSS function we've added that allows you to get the latest headlines from iGoogle, Yahoo, or your favorite RSS reader. Click here to sign up.
08.14.07 - Open Q and A
If you have something you're dying to know, this is your chance. We're taking your questions, submitted via the forums or the blog, and handing them over to the Fallout 3 team. From your questions, we'll be pulling together a list of the things everyone wants to know.
08.10.07 - Fallout 3 Preview
Electric Playground has posted their preview of Fallout 3 stating, "And speaking as a long time fan of the series, I am psyched."
08.08.07 - Fallout Award
AT&T blue room blue room has award Fallout 3 Best Game that won't come out until next year stating, "Between the highly detailed levels, subtle sense of humor, and cool weapons the game looks amazing..."
08.06.07 - OXM Podcast Features Todd Howard
The latest Official Xbox Magazine podcast features an interview with Todd. During the podcast Todd discusses Fallout 3, Oblivion Game of the Year and more.
08.02.07 - Fallout Site Live
The official Fallout website is now live. Head over to Fallout.Bethsoft.com to check out screenshots, concept art, wallpapers, Todd's First Diary, and more.
07.26.07 - Fallout 3 Wins Game of Show Awards
Fallout 3 won Overall Game of Show, Best RPG, and Best Console Game from IGN. Additionally, Fallout 3 won Best of the Best award from UGO, Best RPG and Best PC Game from GameSpot, Best Overall RPG of E3 2007 from RPG Fan, Best Role Playing Game and Best Xbox 360 Game from Advanced Media Network, and more. See all the awards here.
07.23.07 - More E3 Coverage
07.17.07 - More E3 Coverage
07.16.07 - More E3 Previews
07.15.07 - E3 Coverage Continues
The previews continue to roll in. GameSpy, USA Today, Games Are Fun, myTELUS, Gay Gamer, Aeropause, Gaming Today, Playfeed, Infuze Magazine, and Game Helper have posted previews. RPG Gamer posted an interview with Emil Pagliarulo.
07.13.07 - E3 Interviews and Previews
07.11.07 - E3 Coverage Begins...
07.09.07 - First-Look Coverage Continues
07.08.07 - Preview and Event Coverage
07.07.07 - More Impressions
07.06.07 - Additional First-Look Coverage
07.05.07 - Coverage Continues
07.04.07 - Initial Impressions Continue
07.03.07 - More First-Looks
07.02.07 - Impressions and Interview
07.01.07 - First-Looks In
GameSpy, Game Revolution, and Destructoid post their thoughts after their first look at Fallout 3 with Destructoid saying, "Fallout 3 from Bethesda Softworks looks like it's definitely going to be worth the wait."