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Fallout 3: Mothership Zeta

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The fifth and final downloadable expansion for Fallout 3, Mothership Zeta begins with the player picking up a strange radio transmission from the Wastes. The signal leads to crashed alien scout ship that can be discovered in the regular game - only this time, you won't be allowed to leave! An alien beam pulls the player into the orbiting mothership, where they must band together with abductees from different periods of Earth history to escape.

Mothership Zeta is a linear quest focused on action, in a similar style to Operation Anchorage. The player will not be allowed to leave the ship until they complete the new quests. A variety of new items and weapons can be found throughout the ship, from spacesuits to powerful alien weapons. Alien gems have enormous trading value back in the Wastes, and alien biogel and epoxy can instantly repair the player's health or weapon decay, respectively. It won't be easy, however, as the alien enemies carry disintegrator weapons and personal shields that make them some of the hardest enemies to kill in the game.

The pack takes place entirely in the rooms and halls of the alien mothership. In all, Mothership Zeta contains three new quests, four new achievements, and one new perk, plus all the unique weapons and items found on the ship.


Fallout 3: Mothership Zeta Windows Alien worm food (yuck)
Fallout 3: Mothership Zeta PlayStation 3 I am taking command of the alien spaceship... that'll teach them not to mess with human kind.
Fallout 3: Mothership Zeta Windows Uh-oh... there's more than one ship!
Fallout 3: Mothership Zeta Windows Alien shooting range in weapons lab

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Console Monster Xbox 360 Aug 20, 2009 89 out of 100 89
Game Revolution Windows Aug 04, 2009 B+ 83
GameStar (Germany) Windows Aug 05, 2009 80 out of 100 80
GameZone Windows Aug 10, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Thunderbolt Games Xbox 360 Aug 09, 2009 7 out of 10 70
videogamer.com Xbox 360 Aug 04, 2009 6 out of 10 60
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox 360 Aug 05, 2009 10 out of 20 50
Gamer Limit PlayStation 3 Oct 15, 2009 5 out of 10 50
Jeuxvideo.com Windows Aug 05, 2009 10 out of 20 50
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Sep 04, 2009 45 out of 100 45


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