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Fallout 3 vs. New Vegas?


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#16 compl3x

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 07:28

Three dog...


Haha. Yeah.

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Fallout 3 was the better game. Although, if you're running Windows 7 I don't know how compatible it is. You might just have to change the compatibility mode or something. I thought I would just mention it.


#17 +Heartripper

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 07:40

I've played the f++k out of them both (they're my favorite games) and i can say that Fallout 3 ha a better story while New Vegas has a lot of in-game additions and improvements but storyline is a bit boring and not as engaging as Fallout 3's one.

So if you have to choose one, i'd go with fallout 3

#18 TheExperiment

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 07:43

I just picked up the DLC for New Vegas, cripes all of em for $8. I almost feel bad spending that little but I hadn't intended to ever play it again so it's more than the zero they would've gotten otherwise :p :)

#19 Nick H.

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 09:46

As most people have said, I'd pick Fallout 3 over New Vegas. It's not that New Vegas is bad, but Fallout 3 is better.

With that said, I wouldn't be surprised if you could pick up both games and the DLC for dirt cheap these days.

#20 +Lingwo

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 10:28

Get both.
I really couldn't pick between them. Both are excellent games. New Vegas for some reason got a lot of flack but i really enjoyed it.
Fallout 3 has Three Dog and New Vegas has Best Friend Tabitha and Battle Cattle

#21 Colin McGregor

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 02:03

at 66% off why not just get both. thats better then a 2 for 1 deal

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 02:08

I love Fallout 3.
New Vegas left me totally cold. I have no idea why.

#23 IAm_Ace

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Posted 14 August 2012 - 15:50

Fallout 3, even though it has lots of bugs, but with some patches some bugs were able to get fixed, even though when it comes to story, and game mechanics i would go with fallout 3, but the game is just great, believe me fallout new Vegas is good but if you want a rich story and great game mechanic go with fallout 3.