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August 24th, 2010, 13:57
Long time Fallout and RPG community member Ausir has written a two-part preview of Fallout: New Vegas at The Vault. Despite the limited time with the game, it's worth a read to get a different view on the game. Here's a snip from Part 2:
What Iíve seen so far of the game feels pretty much like a cross between Fallout 2 and Fallout 3, with bits of Van Buren also thrown in, which can be a good thing or a bad thing, depending on how you look at it. New Vegas itself, with all its casinos, singing, dancing, gangs and Elvises, feels very much like a new New Reno, even if this time itís grounded more in the 1950s and not in prohibition-era mob and contemporary pop-culture, like in Fallout 2. It might not be that surprising, considering that some of the developers previously worked on Fallout 2, but it will disappoint some that hoped for a return to the more gritty feel of Fallout 1 (although there will likely still be a fair portion of that in the game, just like there was in Fallout 2). The NCR-Caesarís Legion-House triangle also reminds me of the relations between NCR, Vault City and New Reno, which was probably the best side-story in Fallout 2. In general, the writing seemed as good as in Fallout 2 for the most part.
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August 24th, 2010, 13:57
Both links here are to part 1.
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August 24th, 2010, 14:22
the line itself something akin to "Robot! Let me in!"
so the tradition of Bethesda's top quality writing remains.

(nah… I know: probably not)

Not enough info there to get a clear picture, but from what little there is it seems promising.
At least it seems some of series' wackiness is restored.
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The low skill responsens are meant to be silly, since they're there just to hint at the possibility of a high skill response in the future.
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