GamesRadar has a new feature on their site comparing the real world sites of Washington, DC to screenshots taken within the game. If you can look past all the destruction, I’d say they look pretty similar. There’s no ducks in Fallout 3, of course.
In other news, game sites continue to discuss their favorite games of the year — with Fallout 3 getting mentions. IGN Australia recently announced their Top Ten Games of 2008 and honored Fallout 3 with their #2 spot. Meanwhile, Sarcastic gamer features Fallout 3 as one of their nominees for GOTY.
If you’re looking for helpful tips on the game, here’s a few online articles that might help you out. GameBanshee has relaunched their Fallout equipment database so that it now includes all the items from Fallout 3. Mania has a top ten list of items you’ll need in the wasteland. Elsewhere Gamer Limit put up a help guide for completing all the side quests in the game. Finally, since folks have asked me about often, here’s another link to GamesRadar’s guide to finding all 20 bobbleheads.