Fallout Cathedral Expanded, Fallout 8-Bit Shelved

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  1. Brother None

    Brother None This ghoul has seen it all
    Staff Member Admin Orderite

    Apr 3, 2003
    Expanding the Fallout Cathedral so it is more than just a facade has been worked on by several Fallout modders for some time. Now Kilgore posted this on the FOnline Wasteland 2155 forums:

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    In less positive news, ActionBoy has suspended work on the "the Wastelander" project (originally Fallout 8-bit). He did put up a four-minute video of the game in action:

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  2. Sobboth

    Sobboth It Wandered In From the Wastes

    177
    Aug 29, 2010
    The Cathedral screenshot is grandiose.
    It's even better than the Scorpitron 2.O concept art :wink:
    I wasn't aware of The Wastelander project, it looked fun.
     
  3. deadlus

    deadlus First time out of the vault

    91
    Apr 2, 2003
    Kinda my fault with Wastelander, though I got the impression we were both burning up. I still write content for it from time to time, but it's not enough to waste ActionBoy's, or any other programmer's, time just yet. It's on my head daily, but so are many other real life things, regrettably. Sooner or later, I wish to seriously get down to it.
     
  4. The Dutch Ghost

    The Dutch Ghost Grouchy old man of NMA Moderator

    Jan 11, 2004
    Its quite impressive how far you guys got with The Wastelander and I really like all the portrait images you guys made.
    It really did give me an old school vibe.
     
  5. deadlus

    deadlus First time out of the vault

    91
    Apr 2, 2003
    I could upload all the portraits I made, if anyone's interested. Guess they'd make okay avatars.
     
  6. ActionBoy

    ActionBoy First time out of the vault

    54
    Oct 7, 2005
    I thought I had a good time working on the Wastelander. The project just came to a stop. I was thinking more about coding then coding. In the end project faded away. I think the story was a little to close too 'Rage'(even if it was written way before Rage and deadlus had a better story in my eyes) and when Rage came out it kinda killed some of my spirit. I cant stress it enough it just came to a natural end.
     
  7. deadlus

    deadlus First time out of the vault

    91
    Apr 2, 2003
    I also loved working on it, and it was the first time I could actually see my stuff in something playable, so I'll be eternally grateful for that. If I ever have enough content to warrant programming time, you'll be the first one to know.
     
  8. Cold Zer0

    Cold Zer0 Still Mildly Glowing

    232
    Aug 6, 2004
    Cathedral looks amazing. Love it :)

    8-bit portraits in Wastelander project look really good. Too bad you had to stop production, but real life demands a lot of time. Hope you'll have time to continue one day. Great work so far
     
  9. prowokator

    prowokator First time out of the vault

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    Feb 22, 2008
    Thanks for kind words about the cathedral :) It was fun to make it for Kilgore and the guys.