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The Power of the Atom achievement in Fallout 3

The Power of the Atom

Completed "The Power of the Atom"

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How to unlock the The Power of the Atom achievement

  • adam2409adam240946,264
    03 Feb 2009 03 Feb 2009
    13 1 3
    Go to Megaton and when you speak to Lucas, ask about the bomb. Tell him that you might be able to disarm it. Go to the bomb which is situated in the centre of the town and Activate it. Choose whether you want to disarm it or set it off.

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    dudecrazy108Yes just add in you have to be such a high enough level to disarm it.
    Posted by dudecrazy108 on 03 Feb 09 at 22:14
    adam2409Oh I didnt know that, I must have been a high enough level when I did it.
    Posted by adam2409 on 03 Feb 09 at 22:47
    Failure OnlineI believe your explosive skill has to be 30.
    Posted by Failure Online on 06 Feb 09 at 01:26
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  • Cheevo GuidesCheevo Guides228,483
    10 Mar 2020 24 Jun 2020 24 Jun 2020
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  • Sera Di SiahSera Di Siah1,003,690
    29 Oct 2013 01 Nov 2013
    2 3 0
    An easy way of getting this, and every Achievement, in Fallout 3 PC, is by pressing the ~ button on the main menu.

    On the bottom left of the screen a | sign will appear and you can start typing,

    By typing,

    addachievement 1
    addachievement 2
    addachievement 3

    all the way up to,

    addachievement 72

    This and every other achievement will instantly pop for you.

    Also, in NO way, shape or form is this any version of hacking or gamesaving. Your gamerscore will NOT be reset nor will you have to worry about the TrueAchievement Investigation Team labelling you as a cheater. This is a feature that was intentionally left available to the public in this game by the developers. Why they did this? I have absolutely no idea. Maybe this is the one time developers tossed achievement connoisseurs a bone for all the times they have created near-impossible achievements, or maybe they forget to turn this off before publishing the game.

    As typing it's begin November 2013, and Microsoft already announced that GFWL will shutdown soon, rumours are begin 2014, with that all achievements for GFWL will become unobtainable.

    So if you wish to give your Gamerscore a quick boost, 1550G in about 20 minutes of typing, or mop up the last achievements that you need, do it now before it gets shutdown!

    The following are the minimum system requirements needed for Fallout 3 (PC).

    Operating System: Windows XP® , Windows Vista®

    Processor: 2.4GHz Intel® or 2.4GHz AMD

    RAM: 1GB

    Video Card: 256MB NVIDIA® GeForce® 6800 or ATI Radeon™ X850

    Hard Drive Space: 6GB

    This is a great website to see if you have the minimum and/or recommended system requirements needed for any PC game.

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