After the Apocolypse
Fallout 3 is the sequel to the Fallout RPG games, which were released by Interplay. Set in Washington DC, which was ravaged by a global nuclear war 200 years ago, the game world is an open wasteland and your aim as the player is to find your father, who left the safety of Vault 101 after defying the overseer. As you roam the wastelands you will encounter giant insects, raiders, slavers and super mutants.
The release dates have been confirmed as October 28th in the US, and October 31st in Europe. Bethesda are promising limitless freedom within the game world, and 'S.P.E.C.I.A.L. ', which allows for unlimited customisation of your game character. and many unique skills for your customised character too. The US & EU versions of the game will be full and uncensored, unlike the Australian release.