If you want to read some reviews, Bethesda has posted a bunch on the official Fallout 3 website. As such, they're all really good reviews. You have to really search the net to find the truth. Check it out:
The Houston Chronicle
has posted a review and a 9.7 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 stating,
"There is no doubt in my mind that this game is one of the worthy
contenders of Game of the Year." Additionally, Scripps Howard News Service and Only the Games gave Fallout 3 a 5 out of 5 score, and Jsonline posted a review.
Fallout 3 reviews are pouring in. GameSpy
gave Fallout 3 a 5 out of 5 and said, "…Fallout 3 is a must-have title
for most RPG fans, as well as one of the finest games of this
gave Fallout 3 an A+ and said, "Fallout 3 manages to hit the nail on
the head on all of those fronts, offering an incredibly compelling,
massive world to explore, kick ass RPG-shooter gameplay and a story
that’ll keep your attention well through its many, many hours." Read
all of the reviews to date in the Links section.
gave Fallout 3 a 10 out of 10 and said, "Bethesda has once again
delivered a game of life-affirming brilliance that will be heralded as
a classic, and talked about for years to come." Additionally, About.com gave Fallout 3 a 5 out of 5, and the Associated Press scored it 4 out of 4. Read more reviews here.Planet Xbox 360
has posted a review and a 9.8 out of 10 score for Fallout 3 saying,
“The presentation of the game, as a whole, is what really takes Fallout
3 and boosts it into a level high above most of the other games being
released this year on the Xbox 360.” GameFocusGamePlasma also gave Fallout 3 a 9.8 out of 10 while IGN and PSX Extreme awarded Fallout 3 with a 9.6 out of 10.
I'm still waiting for my copy to arrive in the mail...had to have a friend buy it back in the US and ship it out to me. Once I get it, I'll write up an in depth review. In the meantime, if any of you want to write a review, I'll gladly post it up here!