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OFFICIAL FALLOUT 3 MEGATHREAD (LOCATION OF THE FAMILY IN OP - STOP ASKING)

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  • SnowbeatSnowbeat i need something to kick this thing's ass over the lineRegistered User regular
    edited November 2008
    ahahaha I'm finding the family in my game right now

    I figured out it was the manhole cover right after I almost got murdered by a pack of molerats in the bathroom

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  • thorpethorpe Registered User
    edited November 2008
    I fucking love the
    Spoiler:

    Just popped into Dupont Circle while trying to find Rivet City, and a horde of my rotting brethren followed me into epic battle against a swarm of raiders.

    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
  • ZombiemamboZombiemambo Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    I found a Raider with a Chinese Assault Rifle in the Springvale Elementary School at like level 2

    what the hell

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  • UrianUrian __BANNED USERS
    edited November 2008
    So VATS is obviously for people who aren't good at aiming because it sucks up ammo and you can't use it at any good distance

    but shit, the camera following the bullet into the Super Mutant's cranium which then proceeds to explode is worth it

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  • ZombiemamboZombiemambo Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Like that, yea

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  • SnowbeatSnowbeat i need something to kick this thing's ass over the lineRegistered User regular
    edited November 2008
    VATS is great for dealing with motherfuckers up close

    assault rifle burst in the cranium, fuck yes

    also, how the hell do you get Power Armor training?

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  • MorivethMoriveth Nobody suspects a thing... Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Urian wrote: »
    So VATS is obviously for people who aren't good at aiming because it sucks up ammo and you can't use it at any good distance

    but shit, the camera following the bullet into the Super Mutant's cranium which then proceeds to explode is worth it

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    Haha, is that the Capitol Building? I was just there.

    I like when you go to the meeting room or whatever, there's a copy of "Lying: Congressional Style" on the podium.

  • Mister LongbaughMister Longbaugh Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    you have to ask the brotherhood of steel to train you to use power armor

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  • Randall_FlaggRandall_Flagg Registered User
    edited November 2008
    so, how big is this game world?

    Like, compared to vvardenfell or cyrodil

    π

    I mean, I get that it's just a city and not an entire continent or whatever

    but still, it seems like there's a very large variance in encounters

    well

    in that case, how big is it compared to the californiarea of fallout 1 and 2

  • MorivethMoriveth Nobody suspects a thing... Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    It's pretty fucking big, I'd say. Maybe not as big as the surface area of Fallout 1 and 2, but there are certainly more points of interest.

  • thorpethorpe Registered User
    edited November 2008
    so, how big is this game world?

    Like, compared to vvardenfell or cyrodil

    π

    I mean, I get that it's just a city and not an entire continent or whatever

    but still, it seems like there's a very large variance in encounters

    well

    in that case, how big is it compared to the californiarea of fallout 1 and 2


    Its not just one big city. D.C. is roughly a quarter of the map, the rest is the surrounding open wasteland.

    It feels a little smaller to me than Cyrodiil, but there are more interesting locations sprinkled about. Its also kind of necessary since you don't have a horse to run around on.

    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
  • MorivethMoriveth Nobody suspects a thing... Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    So I'm wondering what the DLC for this will be

    hopefully some rad shizz

  • McClyMcCly Registered User
    edited November 2008
    I am loving this game so much. I NEED to buy it now.

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  • The Black HunterThe Black Hunter Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    HOW DO I REPLENISH MY POWERARMOUR AND STUFF WHERE DO THEY SPAAAAAWN

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  • UrianUrian __BANNED USERS
    edited November 2008
    Moriveth wrote: »
    Urian wrote: »
    So VATS is obviously for people who aren't good at aiming because it sucks up ammo and you can't use it at any good distance

    but shit, the camera following the bullet into the Super Mutant's cranium which then proceeds to explode is worth it

    falloutlimbs.jpg

    Haha, is that the Capitol Building? I was just there.

    I like when you go to the meeting room or whatever, there's a copy of "Lying: Congressional Style" on the podium.

    Yeah, Capitol Building. I can pretty much annihilate everything with my plasma rifle so I just ran through the whole thing and killed everyone. Too bad there weren't any big rewards, but I got plenty of ammo and stuff. And there was a behemoth.

  • DaricDaric Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    The map is 50km by 50km

    which is bigger than Oblivion's. I think that was Cyrodil right?

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  • McClyMcCly Registered User
    edited November 2008
    Wow, I started the Family mission exactly when I finally read the thread title.

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  • Mr. Henry BemisMr. Henry Bemis Registered User
    edited November 2008
    Spoiler:
    haha yessss

    All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.
  • ShortyShorty JUDGE BROSEF Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Daric wrote: »
    The map is 50km by 50km

    which is bigger than Oblivion's. I think that was Cyrodil right?

    Yeah, it was cyrodil.

    also:
    Spoiler:

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    and I broke parole just to get to you
  • DichotomyDichotomy Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    is that a Glowing One or is your character just really pale

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  • Mr. Henry BemisMr. Henry Bemis Registered User
    edited November 2008
    my character is practically translucent because much like in oblivion and mass effect characters often look vastly different and retarded outside of character creation

    All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.
  • Mr. Henry BemisMr. Henry Bemis Registered User
    edited November 2008
    my guy looks a bit like Llewelyn Moss other than being a ghost

    All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.
  • DichotomyDichotomy Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    I guess it makes sense what with his never being exposed to sunlight

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  • Mr. Henry BemisMr. Henry Bemis Registered User
    edited November 2008
    yeah that's very true!

    All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.
  • UrianUrian __BANNED USERS
    edited November 2008
    bloody mess never gets old

    when i first got it i thought it was a bit ridiculous but the more it happened the more i liked it

  • KajustaKajusta Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Just installed, watched the intro video

    crash

    Looks like I'm going to have to fix some stuff before I can actually start shooting people.

    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
    XBL
  • WallhitterWallhitter Registered User
    edited November 2008
    Spoiler:

  • Filler Inc.Filler Inc. Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    So should I buy this? I think I should buy this.

  • Mr. Henry BemisMr. Henry Bemis Registered User
    edited November 2008
    So should I buy this? I think I should buy this.
    Spoiler:

    All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.
  • ProjeckProjeck Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    so i just did 'stealing independence' and
    Spoiler:

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  • KetBraKetBra hiRegistered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Projeck wrote: »
    so i just did 'stealing independence' and
    Spoiler:

    It's sitting on a desk or something in the last room.

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  • Vann DirasVann Diras Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Projeck wrote: »
    so i just did 'stealing independence' and
    Spoiler:

    It's sitting on one of his dressers. right out in the open. right there for you to take

    right there

  • JedocJedoc Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    So, uh...I think my dad might actually be Qui-gon Jinn.

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  • WallhitterWallhitter Registered User
    edited November 2008
    Projeck wrote: »
    so i just did 'stealing independence' and
    Spoiler:

    I was so weirded out by the end of that mission. I mean, imagine describing it
    Spoiler:

  • JohnnyCacheJohnnyCache Starting Defense Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    seriously going insane
    Spoiler:

    "Maybe we're here to eat the sandwich." -- Joe Rogan
  • PiptheFairPiptheFair Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    bloody mess is basically the best thing about this game

    STEAM
    Spoiler:
  • Sars_BoySars_Boy Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    seriously going insane
    Spoiler:
    I am having the same problem and it is driving me nuts

  • WallhitterWallhitter Registered User
    edited November 2008
    Mysterious Stranger is also pretty nifty.

  • PiptheFairPiptheFair Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    I mean, aside from the rest of the game

    STEAM
    Spoiler:
  • JohnnyCacheJohnnyCache Starting Defense Registered User regular
    edited November 2008
    Wallhitter wrote: »
    Mysterious Stranger is also pretty nifty.

    I made a girl with black widow. It doesn't kick in often, but boy does it kick in.

    "Maybe we're here to eat the sandwich." -- Joe Rogan
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