h1

Fallout 3 – Broken Steel released today

May 5, 2009

The new downloadable episode for Fallout 3, Broken Steel, was released today for Xbox 360 and PC. It is available for 800 Microsoft points.

Here’s a trailer:

Slight spoilers ahead – Be Careful!

The new DLC allows the player to continue the story from the previous un continuable ending. It also raises the level cap from level 20 to 30 which introduces some new perks too. The perks are as followed:

Name: Deep Sleep
Level Required: 22
Description: You get the Well Rested benefit of +10% XP for eight hours no matter what bed you sleep in.

Name: Puppies
Level Required: 22
Description: If Dogmeat dies, you’ll be able to get a new canine companion from his litter of puppies. After a while, you’ll find a new dog waiting Vault 101.

Name: Quantum Chemist
Level Required: 22
Additional Requirements: Science – 20
Description: Every 10 Nuka-Colas you acquire are automatically converted into a Nuka-Cola Quantum

Name: Devils Highway
Level Required: 24
Additional Requirements: Karma doesn’t equal Very Evil
Description: Karma is instantly set to Very Evil.

Name: Escalator to heaven
Level Required: 24
Additional Requirements: Karma doesn’t equal Very Good.
Description: Karma is instantly set to Very Good.

Name: Karmic Rebalance
Level: 24
Additional Requirements: Karma doesn’t equal Neutral
Description: Karma is instantly set to Neutral.

Name: No Weaknesses
Level Required: 24
Description: All SPECIAL stats lower than 5 become 5.

Name: Nerves of steel
Level Required: 26
Additional Requirements: Agility 7
Description: Action Points regenerate faster.

Name: Rad Tolerance
Level Required: 26
Description: No effects from minor radiation poisoning.

Name: Warmonger
Level Required: 26
Additional Requirements: Intelligence 7
Description: All custom weapon types become available to you without the schematics.

Name: Party Boy/Party Girl
Level Required: 28
Description: You no longer suffer the withdrawal effect from alcohol addiction.

Name: Rad Absorption
Level Required: 28
Additional Requirement: Endurance 7
Description: Radiation level slowly decreases automatically over time.

Name: Almost Perfect
Level Required: 30
Description: All main SPECIAL stats are raised to 9.

Name: Nuclear Anomaly
Level Required: 30
Description: Whenever your health is reduced to 20 or less, you will erupt into a devastating nuclear explosion. Note that any allies in the vicinity will also suffer the effects of the blast!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: