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  1. 10 (25210)
  2. 9 (14652)
  3. 8 (4584)
  4. 7 (1748)
  5. 6 (685)
  6. 5 (421)
  7. 4 (196)
  8. 3 (136)
  9. 2 (165)
  10. 1 (720)

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  • Rating:9

    FALLOUT 3: The (other) quintessential Fallout

    WHAT'S IT ABOUT?The game that changed the face of the Fallout series forever, this centers around the dilapidated, brutal and sprawling areas of Washington D.C. and Maryland as you - the Lone Wanderer - try to reconnect ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Good, but there should be a manual

    This was my first introduction to the franchise and as a result I was doing most things wrong.There's just soo much to this game that they should've been some kind of a guideline/toolkit etc to help gamers understand the... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    BEST GAME EVER

    THIS IS THE BEST GAME I HAVE EVER PLAYED.I HAVE PLAYED ALL THE FALLOUT GAMES COUNTING F4 AND I RATE F3 10/10 F4 is 8/10 NEW VEGAS SUCKED 3/10 F2 WAS 6/10 THE F1 WAS A 9 BUT STILL NOT EVEN CLOSE TO THE THIRD FALLOUT.LOOKI... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Fallout 3: The Vault Dweller's Journey

    If you have never played Fallout 3 (I know some people who haven't... sadly) you are definitely missing out on one of the most action-packed, superb storytelling, and amazing landscapes I have ever played! Character cust... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Fallout 3 basic overview.

    When it comes to gaming Fallout 3 becomes one of the prime examples for opening up a world of adventure for many people that are playing it. The game starts with a very unconventinol prologue that helps the viewer indu... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Fallout 3, go buy it.

    This is an amazing game on all fronts. Innovative gameplay, Massive open world, detailed & realistic physics, great customization, TON of content. This is a game where if you call yourself an RPG fan and say you hav... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    Extremely buggy gameplay ruins the experience

    Fallout 3 is a game you love to hate, simply because it isn't a bad game per say. But it'll give you such a headache in terms of bugs, crashes and that isn't taking into account mods. Even the pure vanilla FO3 experience... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Amazing Game

    I'll be writing a detailed review of Fallout 3, I'll divide the major areas up and explain them the best I can. I'll keep as many spoilers out of my review. Let's get started...OverviewThis is a Role Playing Game (RPG) ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    fun wit dem roaches!!!

    overall its a pretty good game as far as the roaches go. Its been around three years and im still stuck on dem roaches. As i have played with the giant roaches over and over again i began to admire their detailed topogr... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Fallout 3 does most things well and manages to be a memorable experience.

    It’s a well known fact that Fallout 3 resembles Oblivion in a different setting. It’s hard to get the scope right, but when you finally play it – presuming you've played Oblivion before – you sudd... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful