Fallout 3 Update Explodes Onto Xbox Live

Fallout 3 Update Explodes Onto Xbox Live

Published On April 30, 2009 | By Sam Finch | News

A new patch for the truly epic, futuristic adventure is now available whenever you slide the plastic disk of sweet, sweet magic into your console. Providing you’re connected to Xbox LIVE, new achievements, bug fixes and preparatory modifications for upcoming DLC, Broken Steel, will be applied to the game.

Fallout 3 blasted with a hot shower of TLC prior to upcoming release of DLC, Broken Steel

The new content will clatter onto the Xbox 360 May 5th, boasting new missions, an increased (to 30) level cap and changes that will make the game “never-ending”. Change list follows:

New Features

  • New achievements for Broken Steel

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue with VATS calculations not appearing properly for perks (PC)
  • Fixed crash related to altered references between master files
  • LOD objects render properly when loaded from DLC worldspaces
  • Fixed issue with companion NPCs not loading into cells immediately after player

About The Author

Sam has been unable to peel his bloodshot eyes and RSI-ridden wrists from the world of gaming since he was first introduced to it, like all good junkies, by his Grandad. From those early days of MegaDrive sweetness, bashing through the throngs of enemies on Shining Force II, his love of all things games has extended upwards and outwards onto a variety of platforms. You can either believe that spiel, or get the real scoop and know that his spaceship actually crashed here some years ago and he is currently incognito as a games writer for Console Monster.