Get your PC classics at GOG.com
 
   
Headlines
Picture of the Week
Tim Cain, master of Fallout and King of the land.
Poll
Fallout 4 Responses: What do you think of it?
I'm enjoying it! 23%
I like it, but I have a lot of the same frustrations from Fallout 3 23%
I'm not enjoying the new features/additions 7%
I'm dissatisfied and/or hoping Obsidian gets another shot 46%
 
Total Votes: 13
Oblivion with guns


Username: Password:
Log me on automatically each visit
If you haven't already, you can register an account.

Search News Archives
 
Use the following form to search for news items which match the selected search criteria.
 
 
 
 
More on Fallout 3 and the 360
 
More on Fallout 3 and the 360 [ Game -> Interview ]
Posted by King of Creation Fri 19 Jan 2007, 3:41 PM
More info on Game: Fallout 3

From GamerNews.org:

In an exclusive interview with the UK Official Xbox Magazine, Bethesda have revealed more details about Fallout 3, the legendary post-apocalyptic RPG franchise they took over in 2004.

And whilst the title has only been confirmed for the PC thus far, judging by the comments below, an official word on its Xbox 360 release could be imminent…

Speaking to Todd Howard (Executive producer of Oblivion, Morrowind and Fallout) with regard to Bethesda’s plans for 2007 and beyond, he told us; "We started work (on Fallout 3) in late 2004 with a few people. We only had about 10 people on it until Oblivion wrapped, but most of our staff is on it now." Is it wishful thinking that Fallout 3 will eventually be released on Microsoft’s next-gen machine? With the game itself utilising the same Gamebryo engine as Oblivion, perhaps not. And promised to be as huge and open-ended as their multi-award winning 2006 effort, demand for Fallout 3 on the Xbox 360 would be huge.

"We have pretty long preproduction phases on our stuff," continues Howard "doing concepts, design, building prototypes, and such. We should be ready soon to show it off, but we’ll see."

For more details and the full interview with Bethesda, check out issue 18 of the Official Xbox 360 Magazine, on sale from the 15th of February.

While I don't have the prevailing degree of pessimism that is running rampant through the community about the potential for DAC, NMA, and the PC gaming community to be passed over for the 360 community, stuff like this doesn't help.

And to reiterate a previous statement: If the first concrete details about Fallout 3 appear in an Xbox magazine, and not on DAC or NMA, I predict armageddon.

Thanks Kharn!

There are 43 comments on this article. Click here to comment.


^ Support DAC!
Related news items
 
All news related to Game: Fallout 3
Last 5 news items under Game -> Interview
Last 5 news items in the Topic Area: Game
Last 5 news items in the Category: Interview
Last 5 news items posted by King of Creation
All news items posted on Fri 19 January 2007

 

 
 
Hot Topics
 
 
Help Support DAC!
 
 
Community
 
 
International DAC
 
 
Fallout Series
 
 
Official sites
 
 
Features
 
 
Hosted Sites
 
 
Our Friends
 
 
Content
 
 
Site hosted by Sorcerer's Place