Fallout 3 Player Count and Stats (2024)

Fallout 3 player count statsHere are a few of the most interesting Fallout 3 stats and facts I was able to dig up including player counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Fallout 3 player count:

12.4 million players

Last updated 12/13/20

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Game Description

“Fallout 3” is an action role-playing game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. It was released in 2008 for various platforms, including PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360. As the third main installment in the “Fallout” series, the game marks the series’ transition from the isometric turn-based gameplay of the original two games to a fully immersive 3D open-world experience.

Set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland in the year 2277, “Fallout 3” takes place in a retro-futuristic alternate reality where the United States was devastated by nuclear war. Players assume the role of a young Vault Dweller who emerges from an underground fallout shelter called Vault 101 in search of their missing father. The game’s story revolves around the protagonist’s journey through the harsh and desolate Capital Wasteland, encountering various factions, mutated creatures, and moral dilemmas along the way.

“Fallout 3” features a vast open-world environment that encourages exploration and discovery. The Capital Wasteland is filled with ruins of familiar landmarks from real-world Washington, D.C., providing a unique and immersive setting for players to navigate. The game’s branching quests and dynamic choices allow players to shape their character’s destiny and influence the world around them.

The combat in “Fallout 3” is a combination of real-time and turn-based systems, known as the Vault-Tec Assisted Targeting System (V.A.T.S.). During combat, players can pause the action and target specific body parts of enemies, spending action points to execute attacks with cinematic flair. V.A.T.S. adds a strategic element to combat and caters to both action and RPG fans.

The game received widespread critical acclaim upon release for its compelling narrative, immersive world, and engaging gameplay. It was praised for its deep role-playing mechanics, character customization, and extensive choices that had a significant impact on the game’s outcome. Additionally, the moral dilemmas presented in the game’s quests challenged players to make difficult decisions with lasting consequences.

“Fallout 3” has since become a beloved classic and is considered one of the greatest video games of all time. Its success paved the way for the continuation and evolution of the “Fallout” franchise, influencing the design of subsequent games in the series.

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