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Broken Steel is the third downloadable expansion released for Fallout 3. It extends the level cap from 20 to 30, alters the original ending of the game, and provides a series of quests acting as an epilogue to the original story.

The player must finish Fallout 3 main story line to access the new content for Broken Steel. The ending selected by the player through their actions will affect the state of the Capital Wasteland in Broken Steel. The player will wake up in the care of the Brotherhood of Steel, and is tasked with helping them continue their fight against the Enclave forces. The player can also take side quests to help distribute new Aqua Pura (un-irradiated water) to the citizens of the Wastes.

The main series of new quests will take the player to new locations, such as an Enclave satellite relay base, the secret underground Presidential Metro system, and an Enclave stronghold at Andrews Air Force Base. Rewards include new weapons, such as the powerful Tesla Cannon and an Enclave napalm launcher.

As Broken Steel is intended for players who finished the main game, content is designed for higher level characters. Three new high-level creatures now roam the wastes, along with tough Enclave guards. There are nine new quests, six new achievements, and 14 new perks to supplement the new climb from level 20 to 30.

Screenshots

Fallout 3: Broken Steel Windows Albino radscorpions are new enemies, and start spawning with the player approaches level 30.
Fallout 3: Broken Steel Windows Sun of Atom - a wicked glowing ghoul living in the basement of the Holy Light Monastery
Fallout 3: Broken Steel Windows The MARGOT computer controls the Metro, and has some tasks for you.
Fallout 3: Broken Steel PlayStation 3 Using V.A.T.S. mode to target the Enclave soldier.

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Fallout 3: Broken Steel Screenshot
Fallout 3: Broken Steel Screenshot
Fallout 3: Broken Steel Screenshot
Fallout 3: Broken Steel Screenshot

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Xboxygen Xbox 360 May 19, 2009 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Xboxdynasty (XD) Xbox 360 May 16, 2009 8.8 out of 10 88
GameZone Xbox 360 May 11, 2009 8.8 out of 10 88
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows May 29, 2009 86 out of 100 86
IGN Xbox 360 May 06, 2009 8.5 out of 10 85
AceGamez Xbox 360 May 06, 2009 75 out of 100 75
The A.V. Club Xbox 360 May 18, 2009 B 75
3D Juegos Xbox 360 May 06, 2009 7.4 out of 10 74
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox 360 May 12, 2009 14 out of 20 70
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Jun 01, 2009 60 out of 100 60

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Awards

  • G4
    • 2009 - Best DLC of the Year
  • IGN
    • 2009 - Best PC Expansion (Editors' Choice)
    • 2009 - Best PC Expansion (Readers' Choice)

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