Namespaces

Variants

Share

Share
Actions

Fallout Wiki

From The Vault
Jump to: navigation, search

Featured article

The Ark & Dove Cathedral.jpg
The Ark & Dove Cathedral is an ancient structure the rests in the north of Point Lookout. Used as a hideout for the Point Lookout tribals, this cathedral allows the tribals to cultivate and worship the punga behind fortified walls. This massive building is named after the two boats that landed in Maryland and established the English colony in 1633, The Ark and the Maryland Dove. Near the grounds of the church is the Ark & Dove Resting Grounds, a cemetery filled with feral ghouls. Only members of the tribe can enter the cathedral, so all outsiders seeking entrance must partake in the ritual of the punga and journey to the Sacred Bog.

Did you know...

...

that Victor's "face" is based on Vegas Vic?

...

that the Master could neurolink to computers?

...

that Robert House remained unconscious and cryogenically frozen for 61 years?

...

that the super mutants from Vault 87 become bigger, stronger, and less intelligent as they age?

...

that Brian Freyermuth was the only developer of the original Fallout to work on Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel?

...

that Zion Canyon was untouched by the nuclear warheads and fallout that destroyed most of America in 2077?

Helping out

All pages can be edited and you are welcome to join us and contribute to this wiki. Everyone is free to create a new page or edit an existing one. If you have any questions about the wiki or helping out, you can ask one of The Vault's administrators.
  • If you are new to wikis, you may want to check out the help pages and policies and guidelines.
  • If you want to help but you are not sure where to start, try improving the various stub articles by expanding them. Another helpful activity would be to check the list of wanted pages for frequently linked-to articles that do not exist yet.
  • If you want to experiment with editing a wiki, please do it in a sandbox, not in articles.

Welcome

Welcome to The Vault
We are creating the ultimate guide to the Fallout series, and you can help!
Follow us on Facebook and Google+ to get the latest updates!
[submit · feeds]

Recent news

17 July 2014 by Tagaziel (talk)
IW2BF4.png

As Pete Hines tweets, Fallout 4 is not going to be seen at GamesCom:

Mick @Michael_F1967 @DCDeacon So Bethesda are on a list for Gamescon, apparently its an action-adventure RPG. I wonder what it could be?

Pete Hines @DCDeacon

@Michael_F1967 the evil within and eso. now you can stop wondering

Back to patiently waiting!

5 July 2014 by Tagaziel (talk)
IW2BF4.png

As stated on the official GamesCom site, Bethesda Softworks Zenimax Germany GmbH (Bethesda, for short) will attend the expo.

What's the kicker? This:

Profil

This exhibitor shows the following products and commodity groups:

Click on a commodity group to search for exhibitors of this group..

ENTERTAINMENT SOFTWARE (GAMES)

  • Action / Adventure
  • Role-playing games

Is it Fallout 4? The Elder Scrolls VI? Wolfenstein: The Newer Order? Regardless of the actual reveal, we will keep you posted (and, if possible, be there when it happens).

18 June 2014 by VaultAusir (talk)
FalloutCollection.jpg

The first three games set in the Fallout world: Fallout, Fallout 2 and Fallout Tactics, all three of which were removed from Steam at the beginning of this year, when the rights to the titles were lost by Interplay and gained by Bethesda Softworks, have now returned to the Steam store.

  • All three games have Steam Cloud enabled for save games.
  • Fallout 1 & Fallout 2 can be launched in either default or classic versions. Default allows for high resolutions and Classic is the original, unmodified release.
  • Fallout Tactics is unmodified. Multiplayer works with direct connect.
  • While Fallout 1 and Fallout 2 can run on Windows 8, Fallout Tactics is not Windows 8 compatible.

Currently, there is no news on whether the games will return to other services, such as GOG.com.


9 May 2014 by Tagaziel (talk)
Rangers.png

It's a dry spell in Fallout news, one that gives the Death Valley a run for its money. But fear not, Wasteland 2 has you covered:

Join the worldwide Wasteland 2 localization crowdsourcing effort!


One of the most common questions asked of us since we started talking about Wasteland 2, even before we successfully concluded our Kickstarter, was “do you guys need any help localizing the game? I can help!”


But I’ve done localization work from a high level enough times to know you can’t just throw people at it and it’ll all work out. So we put our heads together and came up with the best way to use the power of the crowd for our localization in such a way as to still get high quality localized versions of our games.


Stage one of that is what truly involves you, our backers and fans. We have set up a project on Get Localization where anyone willing can sign up to localize the game in French, Italian, German and Spanish. We will provide you with translator instructions and a glossary of terms, and you can dive in and right away start translating from English to your own language. Wasteland 2 is a wordy game, and it’s a massive effort. We’re excited about once again opening up the doors to involve fans directly into the game making process like this.


Once the bulk of this work is done like this, our plan is to then hand this to professional editors in these languages, who will do editing passes to fix errors, clean up stylistic inconsistencies. This way we’ll ensure the end product is of the quality we should expect for Wasteland 2.


Thank you for your involvement!


Matt Findley
inXile President


Our Get Localization Project Page


Is there a minimum time investment required?


There is not! Sign up and however much you’d like to translate, we’re thankful for.


How much guidance do we get?


Inside the project page we include links to the translator instructions we are using for this project, as well as an indepth glossary of terms.


What languages will you be localizing this way?


We are localizing the game in French, Italian, German and Spanish with this method. Polish and Russian localizations are of course still planned, but they will be done by Deep Silver so we won’t be using this method for those.

20 February 2014 by Tagaziel (talk)
Fallout tidbits.png
Fallout tidbits
The Fallout tidbits are a summary of various minor articles and newsbits concerning Fallout games.
If you want to propose a link to be included in the next tidbit post, simply post it in a comment under this one.

It's a slow time in Fallout news and certainly not enough to warrant a separate newspost for each. Here's a quick summary of the latest developments, starting with the most important Fallout 4 information.