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Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1998)

In a post-nuclear future, the descendant of an ancient exiled hero must leave his tribe in search of the Garden of Eden Creation Kit, the last chance of survival for his people.

Director:

Feargus Urquhart

Writer:

Mark O'Green (dialogue)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Charlie Adler ... Harold (voice) (as Charles Adler)
Ron Perlman ... Narrator (voice)
Dwight Schultz ... Hakunin (voice)
Jason Marsden ... Myron (voice)
Cree Summer ... First Citizen Lynette (voice)
Kevin Michael Richardson ... Com. Officer (voice)
Peter Jason ... Drill Sergeant / Gate Guard (voice)
Flo Di Re Flo Di Re ... Elder of Arroyo (voice) (as Flo Dire)
Tress MacNeille ... Tandi (voice)
Greg Eagles ... Sulik (voice)
Michael Dorn ... Marcus / Special Agent Frank Horrigan (voice)
Jeffrey Jones ... The President (voice)
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Storyline

In a post-nuclear future, the descendant of the hero from Fallout must leave his tribe in search of the Garden of Eden Creation Kit, the last chance of survival for his people. Once you get the G.E.C.K., however, the game is not over. Someone is kidnapping (or killing) people. It will be up to you to find out the truth and stop the evil. Written by LepricahnsGold

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 October 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Fallout 2 See more »

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Trivia

At a certain point in this game, a character called Cassidy says he was named after a character from a 90s comic book. Indeed, this comic book exists and is called "Preacher", written by Garth Ennis with art by Steve Dillon and published by DC\Vertigo. In Fallout 3, there is another small homage to "Preacher": a female ghoul named Tulip. See more »

Quotes

Metzger: What is it now? You're really starting to piss me off.
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References WarGames (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

A Kiss To Build A Dream On
Performed by Louis Armstrong
Written by Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby and Oscar Hammerstein II
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The King of CRPGs
16 April 2002 | by EskargotSee all my reviews

Within the world of isometric RPGs, it's my firm opinion that this game is the best. Obviously there are some minor problems, but these pale beside the retro-style kitsch, the incredible humour, the easy interface and the free-form play available.

The only pathetic gripes with the game are that the graphics are perhaps a little mediocre, but the point is that these games centre more around what you do then what it looks like.

It's unfortunate that the idea of a sci-fi roleplay has slipped into the background in favour of the standard fantasy genre, because if people checked out the Fallout series then I'm sure many would change their minds.


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