A Guide to Fallout Players

A guide to Fallout Players

 

Opinion of the Fallout World

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Love the post-apocalypse setting, for the "survivalist" feel.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Love the detailed and intricate plot, and often think that it is comparable to Wasteland (or better).
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Love the fact that "the world done got nuked!"
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Love the fact that there are futuristic weapons and armor with which they can become supermen.

 

Favorite Part of Fallout

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Love the realistic combat and death animations.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Love the realism of the character generation and development, as well as the ease of interaction with the world.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Love the silly random encounters, especially the cows that go "Moo, I say."
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Love the easily exploitable bugs.

 

Biggest Problem with Fallout

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Want more weapons and more melee options.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Want more freedom in action.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Want more Custard Pie Throwing Weapons.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Want there to be cheat codes.

 

Thoughts on the Time-Limit

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Don't care; they can have plenty of fights and beat the game without ever encountering it.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Are split; Some think it adds realism, others think it limits their freedom of action.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Don't care, as long as they get to blow some things up first.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Hate it because they can't beat it in time.

 

Favorite Attributes

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Like Strength and Endurance.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like Charisma and Intelligence. 
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Like Luck.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Like twenty in everything.

 

Favorite Skill

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Like Big Guns, Unarmed, and Melee.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like Speech, Gambling and Steal.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Like Throwing (for the Custard Pies. They're sure to include those in the patch.)
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Like 300% in all combat skills.

 

Favorite Weapon

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Like the Laser Gatling gun and the Super Sledge Hammer.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like the Sniper Rifle and the Brass Knuckles.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Like the Red Ryder BB Gun (normal, not LE), and wish there were Custard Pies.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Like the Super Turbo Hardened Alien Ray Gun.
("What do you mean you can't get that without a Hex-editor? Well, I'm not giving MINE up!  I found it fair and square! It must be a glitch that you couldn't find it!") .

 

Favorite Armor

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Like the Hardened Power Armor (because of the Strength increase mostly).
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like the Leather Jacket.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Like the sexy Vault 13 logo spandex, but wish there was a clownsuit.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Like the Turbo Ultra Super Hardened Power Armor
(see the previous).

 

Favorite Trait/Perk
  

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Like Bruiser or Heavy Handed, and Slayer.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like Good Natured or Drug Addict and Explorer.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Like Kamikaze and Mutate.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Like Godlike and Immortality
(see previous).

 

Favorite NPC

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Don't need help, but if forced, they like Ian.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like Dogmeat.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Wish they could find Stretch the Rubber Chicken.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Don't know what NPC stands for.

 

Favorite Random Encounter

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Like the overturned truck (they can get lots of cool battle gear with all those caps).
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Like the Used Car Salesman, but wish that the encounters weren't random, they'd prefer to search for them.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Like the T.A.R.D.I.S. (Dr.Who) encounter.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Are still combing the desert for the Titanic.

 

Wish Lists For Fallout2

falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Men / Women Want more combat options and weapons, and tougher enemies wouldn't hurt.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Real Roleplayers Want other races (Mutants, Ghouls), and greater functionality of the Ask About feature.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Loonies Want more explosions, lots of Custard Pies, and a few Rubber Chickens.
falloutart/Redball.gif (203 bytes) Munchkins Want multi-player capability, so they can blow up lots of other people, using their hacked characters.

Note:  I didn't create this list.  Nor do I know who did.   Someone pointed it out to me... and that's all I know.  That is all...

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