Fallout

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We Are Beset by Sequelitis on This Episode of Waypoint Radio

We dig into Pokémon, Smash Bros, Fallout, Battlefield, and more on this extra-long episode of Waypoint Radio.
Austin Walker
11.20.18
Postscript

The Nukes of 'Fallout 76' Are Where Power Fantasies Hit a Breaking Point

Unless there's a fundamental restructuring of how we understand, build and consume AAA games, the ability to nuke your friends is a terrible idea.
Cameron Kunzelman
10.12.18
Mods

This Game Developer Turned 'Fallout 4' Into His Personal Tabletop RPG

Bethesda made a sandbox. With mods, spreadsheets, dice rolls, rules, and records, he made it his own world.
Austin Walker
7.27.18
E3 2018

Bethesda Knew How to Satisfy Skeptical Fans at E3. BioWare Didn't.

If you don't want 'Anthem,' what's a BioWare fan to do? Facing the same problem with 'Fallout 76,' Bethesda came up with a solution: give them what they want.
Patrick Klepek
6.25.18
open thread

Character Creation Can Be a Game All Its Own

Listen, if I'm going to spend hours as someone, they're going to have a 2000 word backstory and incredible hair.
Austin Walker
4.18.18
Modders

Ambitious 'Hearts of Iron IV' Mod Transforms WWII into the Fallout Universe

If you've ever wanted to participate in a larger geopolitical drama within the post-apocalypse, Old World Blues is for you.
Patrick Klepek
2.26.18
Podcasts

Not Enough Games Ask Players to Compromise Their Morals

On today’s podcast, we wish more games made us feel bad about our choices.
Patrick Klepek
2.23.18
Board Games

How Fantasy Flight Made 'Fallout' Into a Surprisingly Authentic Board Game

Fantasy Flight Games has adapted the radioactive world of Fallout into cardboard.
Samantha Nelson
11.21.17
Postscript

The First Big Choice in 'Fallout 3,' Megaton, Remains Its Most Troubling

Fallout 3 has stayed with me longer than the rest of the series.
Cameron Kunzelman
8.18.17
Postscript

The Dread of 'Fallout Shelter' Was Never Meant to Be This Palpable

Remember when this apocalyptic premise was cutely quaint?
Cameron Kunzelman
8.11.17
Reviews

Slightly Broken Games and the People Who Love Them

What do we say about a great game with great, fixable problems?
Rob Zacny
5.17.17
watch

‘Morrowind’ is the Best Bethesda Game

The third game in the Elder Scrolls series is the blueprint for what came next, and the best in the franchise.
Danielle Riendeau
1.31.17
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