Occasionally referred to as Fallout 1, Fallout is the first game in the Fallout series, and was developed and published by Interplay in 1997. For questions about the series as a whole, use the fallout-series tag.

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I can increase my skills beyond 100% in Original Fallout?

I'm used to only being able to incease my skills (Small Guns, Big Guns, Sneak, Barter etc) to 100% and no more in Fallout 3 and NV (At least, I think that's the case...), however, in the original ...
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Vilified by community in Original Fallout?

I can't get into Junktown because I accidentally walked inside when it was night and they don't allow travellers in at night. Now, whenever I try to get inside, all the guards are trying to kill me. ...
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Strength 1 in Original Fallout 1

I've never been a strong character in Fallout 3, as it was a pretty boring skill to have ('woo I can carry more junk'). I also think luck is boring too, and I think I've made the huge mistake of ...
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Is it possible to get mods to run on the GOG Mac version of Fallout?

I want to install Fixt on Fallout 1 for mac, but I cant seem to find anything that allows me to do that. Is it possibe?
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How do I get out of the library in Vault 13 after I completed the first main quest?

I just completed the first main quest by giving the water chip to the Overseer. After that I'm automatically send to the Vault 13 library. From there, I can't seem to get out of the library again. ...
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Fallout 1 and 2 version on GOG and Steam

Is the version on sale on both of these online digital distribution is the uncensored or not?
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Playing Fallout 1 with unarmed

I'm currently playing Fallout 1 once more and decided to not pick up skills which I'm calling "standard set". Before I was always picking speech + two from small/big/energy weapons. Now I've decided ...
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Which patches and mods should I install before playing Fallout 1?

I want to revisit Fallout 1, because I've never finished it. Time has passed and I'm on Windows 7 x64. I know the site No Mutants Allowed, however there's so much content there that I just feel ...
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Where are the RadScorpions?

In Fallout 1, when you get to Shady Sands, you are tasked with getting rid of some pesky RadScorpions. The only trouble is, if you've put the game down for a while and are just picking it back up, you ...
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How did the cap economy make it to the east coast?

My understanding of the cap economy is that it was established and maintained by the Hub in Fallout 1. Given that, canonically, how did that particular barter system become the de facto system on the ...
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Changing the strings “chem” to “drug” in Fallout and Fallout 2

I've been trying to get the most authentic Fallout experience; and one of the things I remember hearing about is changing the string "drug" to "chem" in Fallout and Fallout 2. I'd like to change the ...
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Steam version of Fallout / Fallout 2 in a window

I've been looking to run Fallout / Fallout 2 in windowed mode; I have the steam version. Has anyone had any experience getting this to work? I'm running Windows 7 64bit.
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Low-level strategies for survival in Fallout (original)

I've just started playing the original Fallout (and hopefully Fallout 2 when I'm ready), and am loving it. However, I have to admit that I'm getting my butt kicked. I seem to do OK against cave rats, ...
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Any way to fix Cathedral crash in Fallout?

I really searched it before on web. I can't get to the 3rd level in Cathedral (Master's Lair). All the solutions I found were from a very old thread in No Mutants Allowed. Nothing worked for me and ...
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Is there any way to get the original Fallout and Fallout 2 working on a Mac?

The question probably speaks for itself. I know that they're Windows-based games, so inherently a copy of Windows must be available. That precludes using DOSBox, but would any of the following ...