Fallout Online Goes Beta In Early 2012

Fallout Online Goes Beta In Early 2012As Gamespot
reports today, Fallout Online is supposed to launch beta in the first half of 2012, and then released commercially in the second part of the same year. There’s no screenshots or video available for this game yet, only a promotional web site and a bits of information from the developers. “Fallout 3 was a little bit too serious–that’s definitely not where we’re going. Our Fallout MMOG will be extremely funny,” says Eric Caen. He’s Interplay president, in case you live in a tank. Oh, wait, a little bit too serious? Come on, let’s tell the truth: Fallout 3 is just a clone of TES3: Morrowind in a post-industrial setting! “An MMOG must be a lot deeper than a stand-alone game. It’s not a shooting game we’re making. You can shoot, but it’s a very small portion of the game. The game itself is about reconstructing the world,” says Caen. (more…)