The Full Wiki

More info on Fallout 3 (Xbox 360)

Fallout 3 (Xbox 360): Misc



Up to date as of February 01, 2010

From The Vault

This article concerns issues related only to the Xbox 360 version of Fallout 3. For general information about the game, see Fallout 3.
Fallout 3 (Xbox 360)
developer: Bethesda Softworks
publisher: Bethesda Softworks
Ubisoft (GER)
release date: October 28, 2008 (US)
October 31, 2008 (EU, AU)
December 4, 2008 (JP)
genre: action role-playing game
modes: Single player
ratings: BBFC: 18
PEGI: 18+
platforms: Microsoft Windows XP or Vista
Xbox 360
PlayStation 3
media: DVD

Fallout 3 is a post-apocalyptic computer and console role-playing game developed and published by Bethesda Softworks as the third installment in the Fallout series and a sequel to Interplay's Fallout and Fallout 2. It was released on October 28 in North America, on October 31 in Europe and on December 4 in Japan. It is available on the PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.



The current version of Fallout 3 for the Xbox 360 is version 1.5, released on April 19, 2009.


Previous patches


Default controls on the Xbox 360 are:

A Action
B Back/Pip Boy/Pip Boy Light
X Draw Weapon/Reload/Put Weapon Away
Y Jump
LB Toggles 1st and 3rd Person View
RT Attack
LT Zoom/Block
Back Wait Menu
Start Start Menu
Left Thumbstick Movement/Duck
Right Thumbstick Look/Camera Angle/Grab
D Pad Hotkeys


Achievements are available in the Xbox 360 version.


Main article: Fallout 3 add-ons

Five add-on packs (Operation: Anchorage, The Pitt, Broken Steel, Point Lookout, Mothership Zeta) have been released via Xbox Live between January and August 2009 which add new quests, items and content to Fallout 3.

In addition, two bundles with disc versions of the add-ons were released for PC and Xbox 360. The first Fallout 3 Game Add-on Pack was made available on May 26, 2009 and consists of Operation: Anchorage, The Pitt and a Vault Boy poster. The second pack was published on August 25, 2009 and contains Broken Steel as well as Point Lookout. Both retail packages cost $19.99 US each. Mothership Zeta is not available on any disc other than the Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition.

The Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition, released on October 13, 2009 for all platforms, includes all five add-ons packs. It costs $59.99 for PS3 and Xbox 360 as well as $49.99 for PC.


  • Playing Fallout 3 on a Memory Card instead of a HDD (Hard Drive) seems to double or triple the loading time. (Unconfirmed)


This article uses material from the "Fallout 3 (Xbox 360)" article on the Fallout wiki at Wikia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License.


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address