Gaming Underground Network

Come for the Mods, Stay for the Community!
 
HomeCalendarFAQMemberlistUsergroupsRegisterLog in
Info Panel
________________

Profile Image Guidelines
December 2016
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
CalendarCalendar

Share | 
 

 What keeps you playing Fallout?

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next
AuthorMessage
asc_kel



Posts : 350
Join date : 2014-08-07
Age : 34
Location : Texas, USA

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Sep 21, 2014 5:35 pm

Mods make any game better, especially when they add more to do like quests and whatnot. For me, TES/Fallout games are about exploration and adventure, with a nice dessert of lore added to make things more fun. Mods can add so much to those elements to make the game that much better.

_________________
Dinosaur Chase
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Bandikoot



Posts : 147
Join date : 2014-09-21
Location : N.Sanity Island

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Sep 21, 2014 6:49 pm

@asc_kel wrote:
Mods make any game better, especially when they add more to do like quests and whatnot. For me, TES/Fallout games are about exploration and adventure, with a nice dessert of lore added to make things more fun. Mods can add so much to those elements to make the game that much better.

Too true. Seeing people expand on existing mechanics and areas to explore, or even adding new ones, makes Fallout so much more enjoyable.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
ThreeDog



Posts : 119
Join date : 2014-09-21
Location : Capital Wasteland

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Mon Sep 22, 2014 11:40 am

The unique gameplay that Fallout delivers and definitely the modding community and the amazing work they do. With mods your game becomes your own custom experience.

_________________
" I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass......and I'm all out of bubblegum"
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Dioslayer



Posts : 34
Join date : 2014-04-11
Age : 39

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Oct 05, 2014 8:34 pm

Its a huge game with random crap happening all over its world. There is really nothing to hate about it,
Back to top Go down
View user profile
tpmmazo



Posts : 115
Join date : 2014-07-08
Age : 21
Location : Novac

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Oct 05, 2014 8:49 pm


Just the sheer fact that you never really beat Fallout. There are so many things that you can do so many things that you can try. So many quests with different outcomes, and different ways you can execute them. This literally makes the possibility that you can play the game different every single time you start it up.

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile
liljonesy04



Posts : 351
Join date : 2014-09-15
Age : 19
Location : United States

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Oct 05, 2014 9:25 pm

Just being able to get mods or make your own mods. If you run out of quests to do you can always get a mod quest to do and take up some time. There always new places to explore. Its just a a great game that is never officially beaten.

_________________
Check out my youtube channel and support me with a sub ----> https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMgUwyvq7nUEL1Bu7oMwItQ

My Achievements:
 
Back to top Go down
View user profile
sammacfarland



Posts : 52
Join date : 2014-10-02
Age : 20
Location : California

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Oct 05, 2014 9:40 pm

The sandboxness and craziness of fallout new vegas. I have always enjoyed the massive openworldness of fallout and the fact that it has so many available mods makes it one of the best games ever! Also I just love guns so a game that can support thousands of guns is AMAZING! Very Happy

_________________
My Achievements:
 
Back to top Go down
View user profile
deathsand12



Posts : 185
Join date : 2014-09-23
Location : The ancient land of canadia

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Sun Oct 05, 2014 10:25 pm

I have to agree with everyone else. The mods keep me interested without fail! I mean, it is so rare to find a game that has such an active and interesting modding community! Also because of the amount of mods and easy use of the GECK fallout can become a canvas for people who want to make their own world and be whoever they want in it! Magnificent game!
Back to top Go down
View user profile
markeydgn



Posts : 112
Join date : 2014-09-15
Age : 18
Location : California

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 07, 2014 6:41 am

I've gotta say the mods are what keeps me coming back at this point. Don't get me wrong, the Fallout series is amazing and original but gets really bland and boring especially on your 5th playthrough or so. The modding community is what's keeping Fallout alive for me.
I guess you can say that mods are technically Fallout's... life support.
Ha ha yay for accurate comparisons.

_________________
"Don't know really."
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Juzkin590



Posts : 302
Join date : 2014-10-06
Location : Gotham

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 07, 2014 7:32 am

Love, a man and his love.

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile
necrogaz



Posts : 62
Join date : 2014-09-28
Age : 25
Location : Mexico

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 07, 2014 7:36 am

Mostly the mods, and after a few months, you just can hear the wasteland whispering in your ears *Come back and kill more things...cuz is awesome*
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Hoppyhead



Posts : 680
Join date : 2014-02-24
Age : 37
Location : Behind You...

Character sheet
Name: Character
Faction:
Level:

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 07, 2014 9:40 am

Finding new and interesting quest mods helps a lot as well. As long as mod authors keep making quest mods, people will keep playing fallout.

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile
MoDDeRAus



Posts : 267
Join date : 2014-08-17
Age : 18
Location : Australia

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:54 pm

Having the freedom to shape and mold your character psychically and mentally, The story line can be changed simply by using our imagination.

The community is the best I've experienced in gaming thus far.

People very rarely get into stupid arguments and tend to agree on many things on many different levels.

Oh and the great mods that keep things interesting.

_________________
The incredibly talented mod authors of GUN create mods for no fee, The least we can do is abide their rights and be discrete.

Thanks a bunch to HiveHD for the avatar, Absolute legend.
My Achievements:
 
Back to top Go down
View user profile
toomtoomX



Posts : 15
Join date : 2014-10-05

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 07, 2014 9:00 pm

The ability to decide the future of your gameplay, plus the community, oh and the mods. nods are great XP.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
abadio



Posts : 46
Join date : 2014-10-05
Location : New Jersey

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Wed Oct 08, 2014 3:39 am

The world, i like the idea of a nuke blowing up america and having to survive in the post apocalyptic wasteland. Also, with mods its like a new game every time you play.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
tgpomy



Posts : 176
Join date : 2014-03-11

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Wed Oct 08, 2014 3:52 am

Just a question, do a majority of you guys use TTW? Or do you just play NV or FO3 alone?
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Tapper



Posts : 35
Join date : 2014-03-05

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Wed Oct 08, 2014 11:33 pm

@tgpomy wrote:
Just a question, do a majority of you guys use TTW?  Or do you just play NV or FO3 alone?

I play the games separate and then port my characters face and clothing to NV or FO3. What I really like about FO3 and NV is, mesh and texture wise, they are completely interchangeable and while some wish NV used a modern engine, I am very pleased it was created on the same engine as FO3.

To answer the OP, what keeps me playing Fallout is, essentially FO3 and FNV are two large sandboxes, you can add/remove almost anything you want. I got bored with vanilla quickly so modding became a passion of mine. Unfortunately so many amazing mods that were once on the nexus disappeared after the restructure.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Voivre



Posts : 361
Join date : 2014-04-20
Age : 26
Location : Las Vegas, NV

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Wed Oct 08, 2014 11:56 pm

Being too poor for anything new and even if I had money for a new game, there isn't much that interests me. GTA V was cool, but it sucked playing on someone's 360 when I wanted to play it on my PC.

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Halo7665



Posts : 145
Join date : 2014-10-27
Age : 18
Location : Dublin, Ireland

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Mon Oct 27, 2014 6:54 pm

I always play fallout NV and Fallout 3 because I love the apocalyptic theme and all the amazing mods available. Fallout 3s setting is by far my favorite as I love the fact that it has a huge ruined city and a lot to explore.
The role-playing is also why I stick to fallout, the whole H2O and Starvation system is just amazing unlike some other games you just have to survive by not dying. Thumbs Up Big Hello Smiley

_________________
My Achievements:
 
Back to top Go down
View user profile
beardofsocrates



Posts : 446
Join date : 2014-08-17
Age : 24

PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Tue Oct 28, 2014 2:23 am

Fallout New vegas is what brought me to PC gaming, so it's hard to keep it untouched for too long. Secondly there isn't simply any other game like it. While vanilla alone isn't the most enthralling, the modding community that supports the game makes it so. Project Nevada, new quests, and many visual changes just keep bringing me back. Just looking at my load order, I find it hard to compare it to the vanilla game in all its elements.

The recent House of Horrors quest on the Nexus, for example, is just another reason why to keep this game installed. You never know what location or tool a modder is going to bring you every week. Wink

_________________
“We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.” - Alan Turning
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: What keeps you playing Fallout?   Today at 2:19 pm

Back to top Go down
 

What keeps you playing Fallout?

View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 4 of 6Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next

 Similar topics

-
» Do you listen to music or a podcast while playing Fallout? (Or TES)
» Will you still play Fallout 3 when Fallout 4 comes out and why?
» Scariest situation when playing fallout 3/nv
» I tried playing Fallout 1 today...
» Fallout 4 Crashing

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Gaming Underground Network :: Fallout :: Discussion-