Fallout 3 PlayStation 3 Hand-On - IGN

#1 Edited by lantus (143 posts) -
IGN Hands-On

This is pretty optimistic for PS3 owners looking to get Fallout 3. Great looking textures and eye popping visuals, and smooth framerates throughout, with only mild slowdown when huge explosions occur. There is a mention of Trophies possibly being added later if Bethesda deems it worthwhile and the community demand is high enough.

Note: This is a pre-alpha build being previewed, so expect aspects to be improved by the games ship date.
#2 Posted by Kilzombie (407 posts) -

This is great, I'm really looking forward to picking this up in a few weeks' time.

#3 Posted by LtColJaxson (1138 posts) -

Should be a great game across the board.

#4 Posted by shadows_kill (3165 posts) -

cant wait. i got the ce edition reserved and fully paid for.

#5 Posted by lantus (143 posts) -
shadows_kill said:
"cant wait. i got the ce edition reserved and fully paid for."
I only have $10 left to pay off on my pre-order, I can't wait! :D
#6 Posted by Solid_SnakeXx (1771 posts) -

Meh i m not gettin this crap :X I m putting my money towards far cry 2, r2, and lbp.
Another depressing beshada game NO WAY

#7 Posted by Systech (4078 posts) -
Solid_SnakeXx said:
"Meh i m not gettin this crap :X I m putting my money towards far cry 2, r2, and lbp.
Another depressing beshada game NO WAY"
sigh
#8 Edited by Jayge_ (10221 posts) -

Framerate slowdowns have not been reported in other versions. That is good that it's just pre-alpha, though. It should be in final polishing by now. Good luck, PS3 owners.

#9 Posted by shadows_kill (3165 posts) -
systech said:
"Solid_SnakeXx said:
"Meh i m not gettin this crap :X I m putting my money towards far cry 2, r2, and lbp.
Another depressing beshada game NO WAY"
sigh
"
agreed major facepalm
#10 Posted by PenguinNerd (959 posts) -
shadows_kill said:
"cant wait. i got the ce edition reserved and fully paid for."
Same here! :D  I don't know what I'm going to do with all these games though...
#11 Posted by insanegamer (612 posts) -

really looking forward to this since they are making it good with the 360 version and not just a shitty port.

#12 Posted by espoac (5 posts) -

My money will got to LBP and R2 first but I'll get this eventually.

#13 Posted by banned8921 (1246 posts) -

looks nothing like a real fallout game.

#14 Posted by shadows_kill (3165 posts) -
nerdboy said:
"shadows_kill said:
"cant wait. i got the ce edition reserved and fully paid for."
Same here! :D  I don't know what I'm going to do with all these games though..."
play them. if not give them away to orphans they can have a dream of playing them then :D
#15 Posted by CactusWolf (539 posts) -
Levio91 said:
"looks nothing like a real fallout game."
Yes, we got your point the first billion times you said it.

Please shut up.
#16 Posted by Pibo47 (3166 posts) -
Levio91 said:
"looks nothing like a real fallout game."
Agreed, but this game does look really good.
#17 Posted by Terranova (605 posts) -
Levio91 said:
"looks nothing like a real fallout game."
It's not the late nineties so why should it, it's time to move on it has a new developer which if they didn't take over there wouldn't be a fallout 3,   as long as they have kept the feel of the series which it seems to me they have i don't see a problem. 
#18 Posted by lantus (143 posts) -
Terranova said:
"Levio91 said:
"looks nothing like a real fallout game."
It's not the late nineties so why should it, it's time to move on it has a new developer which if they didn't take over there wouldn't be a fallout 3,   as long as they have kept the feel of the series which it seems to me they have i don't see a problem. "
I completely agree from a gameplay standpoint, but Fallout 3 seems to have lost the flavor that makes Fallout, Fallout. The story is more - as much I don't like saying it - Oblivion with guns, they've gone more of the serious route with Oblivion's epic-ness of a story instead of Fallout's satirical humor. Not that any of it matters to me, because I think it's going to be one of theb est games this year, and I've already paid off my pre-order, so no turning back now! :D
#19 Posted by Pibo47 (3166 posts) -
Terranova said:
"Levio91 said:
"looks nothing like a real fallout game."
It's not the late nineties so why should it, it's time to move on it has a new developer which if they didn't take over there wouldn't be a fallout 3,   as long as they have kept the feel of the series which it seems to me they have i don't see a problem. "
Ok, i guess the next GTA game should be an RTS then, using your logic thats how things would work. And im not saying Fallout 3 wont be good, its just not actually fallout.

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