Fallout Series News


'Fallout: Shadow of Boston' trademark application spotted [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2014 5:30am PST

A new trademark application for something called "Fallout: Shadow of Boston" has been spotted. Could we finally be getting a new Fallout game?


"Anyone wanna bet Bethesda will pull out a Prey 2 with Fallout? I mean, it's the second hoax. I ..."

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Rumor: Next Fallout game set in Massachusetts

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 11, 2013 3:30pm PST

Alleged casting documents sent to Kotaku suggest the next Fallout game will take place in Boston.


"that might not be in the fallout universe though since that happened well after 1950. If ..."

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Bethesda trademarks Fallout for 'TV program'

By John Keefer, Jan 16, 2013 2:30pm PST

The speculation continues to build over exactly what plans Bethesda has in the works for the Fallout series. Last week, it was possibly Fallout 4 or a movie. This week, it appears to be a TV series, based on a trademark the publisher filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark ...


"I could see this being interesting, given the setting. I am optimistic of its potential but I ..."

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New Fallout project teased by Fallout 3 voice actor

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 09, 2013 2:00pm PST

A new Fallout thing is happening, according to Erik Todd Dellums, voice of Three Dog from Fallout 3.


"Agreed, that game was awesome! The DLC was in my opinion not as awesome, but still great."

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Original Fallout free this weekend on GOG

By John Keefer, Apr 06, 2012 7:15am PDT

If you miss the classic RPGs, the original Fallout is free on GOG for 48 hours.


"What's been the turn off the times you did give it a go? Controls, story failing to hook off ..."

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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.


"The execs got a bonus for not paying bonuses out to their subordinates. "

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Bethesda settles with Interplay, MMO license is 'null and void'

By Xav de Matos, Jan 09, 2012 2:30pm PST

A settlement has been reached in the case between ZeniMax Media subsidiary Bethesda Softworks and Interplay Entertainment surrounding the fate of an MMO set in the Fallout universe.


"It'd just be such a mammoth undertaking. I doubt we'd see it anytime soon. I mean, they'd have ..."

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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.


"I really hope he doesn't get in trouble for this. It's good to have dev go rogue and see what ..."

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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.


"maybe I didn't play that much, but I don't remember having issues with the ps3 version of F:NV"

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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.


"Why would anyone buy this? Fallout: New Vegas is a Steamworks game. In the last big sale on ..."

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Fallout MMO development continues; Bethesda injunction appeal denied

By Xav de Matos, Oct 27, 2011 2:15pm PDT

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected Bethesda's preliminary injunction against Interplay regarding the ongoing development of a Fallout MMO, allowing work on the game to continue.


"NEW PRE-ORDER DLC: The Doctor's Bag, containing two stimpaks and one med-x, until now available ..."

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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.


"That's no error. It's the pre-order bonus armor and weapons for people that want to collect ..."

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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.


"Evidently the courier pissed in that guy's coffee at some point."

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