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The second downloadable content for Fallout 3, The Pitt takes players to the ruins of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - now a smog-filled industrial hellhole brutally ruled by a gang of raiders. The streets of "The Pitt" are also home to captured slaves from across the Wasteland; forced to work in large smelting factories, where they make the very weapons and ammo the raiders use to maintain control.

Upon starting Fallout 3 with The Pitt installed, the player will receive a radio message from an escaped slave. The slave will encourage the player to leave the Capital Wasteland by rail and head up to The Pitt, with the hopes that the player will free more slaves from a crippling mutation sweeping through their settlement. The player must pose as a slave themselves to gain access to the city, after which they may roam freely around the city's districts (a contrast to the linear nature of the previous DLC, Operation Anchorage) and choose which faction to side with.

Aside from the new locations, The Pitt offers five new quests, three new perks, and four new achievements. New items can also be found, most notably a series of powered melee weapons based on industrial cutting tools.


Fallout 3: The Pitt Windows Just walking into The Pitt won't work. These guys beat you and steal all your items.
Fallout 3: The Pitt Windows Smoggy skyline. Bit of a Blade Runner feel about it.
Fallout 3: The Pitt Windows That's a... sweet make-up dude
Fallout 3: The Pitt PlayStation 3 From the tunnel on the far north you can travel to The Pitt.

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Fallout 3: The Pitt Screenshot
Fallout 3: The Pitt Screenshot
Fallout 3: The Pitt Screenshot
Fallout 3: The Pitt Screenshot

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Critic Reviews Xbox 360 Apr 01, 2009 9 out of 10 90
Game Revolution Xbox 360 Apr 17, 2009 B+ 83
GameStar (Germany) Windows Apr, 2009 81 out of 100 81
Gamer 2.0 Xbox 360 Mar 31, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Gamervision Xbox 360 Mar 30, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Windows Mar 31, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
Gaming Nexus Xbox 360 Mar 27, 2009 B 75 Windows Mar 25, 2009 14 out of 20 70
XboxAchievements Xbox 360 Mar 26, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Worth Playing Xbox 360 Apr 18, 2009 6 out of 10 60


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Xbox Live release

The original Xbox Live release on March 24 was corrupted. Players who downloaded it experienced missing textures, crashes, and other errors when trying to play. The download was updated and re-released for free to Xbox Live on March 25.
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