Fallout: New Vegas

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action RPG / Release: Oct 19, 2010 / ESRB: M

Obsidian misses New Vegas bonus by slim Metacritic margin

By Steve Watts, Mar 15, 2012 4:00pm PDT

In the wake of studio layoffs, Obsidian creative director Chris Avellone has revealed that it would have received bonuses if Fallout: New Vegas had hit 85 or greater on Metacritic -- a target that it barely missed.


Fallout: New Vegas lead designer releases own balance mod

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 29, 2011 1:00pm PST

Fallout: New Vegas lead designer J.E. Sawyer has reworked the balance of Obsidian's post-apocalyptic RPG, amping up the difficulty and tinkering with items. Intriguingly, these changes come in a mod of Sawyer's own making, not any official patch.


Fallout: New Vegas dev blames PS3 lag on restrictive RAM

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2011 8:00am PST

Fallout: New Vegas project coordinator talks about the PlayStation 3 and memory issues, which may lend insight to more recent but similar bugs in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


Fallout: New Vegas 'Ultimate Edition' announced

By Steve Watts, Nov 03, 2011 9:30am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas is getting an 'Ultimate Edition' in February of next year, bundling all of the DLC together in one package.


Fallout: New Vegas 'Gun Runners' DLC weapons detailed

By Steve Watts, Sep 23, 2011 4:15pm PDT

Bethesda has teased several of the new weapons, mods, and perks coming to the Gun Runners Arsenal DLC next week.


Fallout: New Vegas Lonesome Road DLC trailer

By Steve Watts, Sep 14, 2011 8:30am PDT

Bethesda and Obsidian have released a new trailer for Fallout: New Vegas' upcoming DLC, Lonesome Road. It's set to hit September 20 for $9.99.


Fallout: New Vegas Lonesome Road DLC dated; more DLC announced

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 25, 2011 8:15am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas' fourth story-based add-on, Lonesome Road, will now arrive on September 20. On top of that, a new DLC pack filled with new weapons and ammo is due a week after that, along with a bundle of the pre-order bonuses.


July NPD: NCAA Football 12 leads; overall retail sales down 26%

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 11, 2011 6:15pm PDT

The NPD Group releases its July 2011 numbers, which indicate a 26% drop in retail sales.


Fallout: New Vegas 'Lonesome Road' DLC delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 10, 2011 8:45am PDT

Melancholy types will need to wait a while longer to walk the Lonesome Road, as the final announced Fallout: New Vegas DLC has been delayed.


Team Fortress 2 items celebrate QuakeCon 2011

By Garnett Lee, Aug 05, 2011 5:30pm PDT

Team Fortress 2 classes get bonus items for owning, buying, or pre-ordering Quake IV, Rage, Fallout: New Vegas, Brink, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as part of Steam's QuakeCon promotion.


Fallout: New Vegas gets major patch in advance of 'Old World Blues' DLC

By Garnett Lee, Jul 05, 2011 11:15am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas gets a massive patch including over 100 fixes and optimizations in advance of the 'Old World Blues' DLC pack due on July 19.


Fallout New Vegas 'Old World Blues' DLC coming July 19

By Steve Watts, Jun 22, 2011 9:00am PDT

Fallout: New Vegas is getting its "Old World Blues" DLC on July 19, along with a title update for performance and stability improvements.


Fallout: New Vegas 'Honest Hearts' DLC won't work with some saves

By Xav de Matos, May 19, 2011 6:00pm PDT

The latest add-on pack for Fallout: New Vegas apparently does not play nice with some save files. Bethesda says they are aware of the error and is working on a fix.


Fallout: New Vegas DLC still delayed on PSN

By Xav de Matos, May 16, 2011 4:00pm PDT

Though the PlayStation Network has begun to turn back on around the world, Bethesda confirms that the second DLC pack for Fallout: New Vegas will still be delayed for PS3 users. The content is coming tomorrow to the Xbox 360 and PC.


The video game release list of 5/16-5/22

By Alice O'Connor, May 14, 2011 11:30am PDT

Next week's new releases include superstars L.A. Noire and The Witcher 2, plus Fable 3 on PC, Chrono Trigger on Wii, and more.