Best Fallout DLC


The Top Ten

1 Old World Blues (Fallout New Vegas)

Floating brains in jars, lobotomy gone awry, talking toasters, penis-tipped feet, Science!, atomic lasers, and everything else just beautifully pop-cultured and 80-90's Science! Esque themed about this DLC just blend in with the kick-ASS characters, areas, weapons, story, and humorous jokes and references. Blend that together and you have a pretty god-dammed awesome DLC. SCIENCE!

Amazing the weapons that you get are amazing the toaster ending is the best had me laughing out loud the story gets pretty deep and the quest are so interesting every location is interesting and you get to learn the origin of the night stalkers be sure to be skilled in the field of science before tackling this dlc

I often find video games that try to be funny never succeed compared to film or television. This DLC though made me laugh out loud more than once and that's a testament to the solid writing and voice acting and just general fun wackiness involved. Gets you some fantastic energy weapons to help for the other DLC which is great as well.

Not as good as Lonesome Road/Far Harbor/Nuka World/Honest Hearts

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2 Broken Steel (Fallout 3)

Without this DLC the Wasteland would forever be locked without being able to achieve its full potential. - burningdagger

Just added to the awesomeness that was Fallout 3 and gave us a lot more room to grow in the Wasteland. - thisismyonlyvoice

Broken Steel may continue the "story" of having liberty prime shoot people in the face, but it isn't even really anything. It is basically one quest about going from point A to point B and nothing else.

Why is this dlc being applauded when it literally sold the game's ending to you?

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3 Lonesome Road (Fallout New Vegas)

Very difficult, but Ulysses is by far the best character in the whole Fallout series in my opinion.

Brought the Couriers story full circle, but was too short in my opinion. - thisismyonlyvoice

Shortest and greatest of all the Fallout: New Vegas DLC.
It's a real shame that Ulysses isn't a companion anymore. :(

Hi cares about Ulysses? I just love that courier duster.

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4 Point Lookout (Fallout 3)

The first Fallout open world DLC. Really fun to explore. - thisismyonlyvoice

Added a whole new perspective on the wasteland, just great.

So good and not hard like everyone was saying it would be

Massive new open area, creepy residents and awesome quests, please do the velvet curtain quest, probably the best side quest. Make sure you go with tonnes of armor and stimpacks though, it is tricky..

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5 Honest Hearts (Fallout New Vegas)

Another fun open world DLC. Not as memorable as OWB, but introduced to Joshua Graham. - thisismyonlyvoice

45 pistol and 45 submachine gun are awesome I love this dlc

Best characters in any Fallout DLC to date.

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6 The Pitt (Fallout 3)

Best weapons out of all the Fallout 3 DLC. - thisismyonlyvoice

The apocalyptic panorama and music is breath taking! It shows the real horrors of the nuclear holocaust.

I am from Pittsburgh, so I loved it when I was walking on the bridge and killed the mole rats and sniper

They turn your legendary character into a regular slave

7 Far Harbor (Fallout 4)

Expands upon the main factions and presents a HUGE expansion of land and weapons that no other dlc compares to.

Really enjoyed how in depth the story was

This DLC brought something new to the table. First you have Far Harbor and the amazing story. Second you have the brutal enemys that hide in the fog that will stomp over you. Third you have Old Longfellow who is an amazing companion. Fourth you have the amazing new map with great characters.

Better than all other Fallout DLC besides Honest Hearts/Lonesome Road and maybe Nuka World (Have Not Beaten it yet)

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8 Dead Money (Fallout New Vegas)

The most difficult Fallout DLC thus far, but the pay load at the end is more than worth the hours of raging. (Note: DO NOT play on Hardcore mode) - thisismyonlyvoice

The best dlc because whilst FNV is the only game with dlc that felt like it made genuine changes to atmosphere, this dlc also made huge changes to gameplay, it stole your wealth of gear and made challenges like gas, resurrecting enemies and sensor traps that were hard irrelevant of levels, immersing you in a brutal inhospitable land and conveying the dark story of a lost paradise filled with aimless dregs

Harsh gameplay and intense atmosphere makes you feel like you are in the games. The story itself and the characters are interesting and fascinating. Best DLC in my opinion.

Best DLC in terms of story, especially the story with Vera, Dean, and Sinclair. Many instances of story telling through set pieces. Not many unique weapons except the Holorifle. Also ties up loose end with father Elijah.

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9 Operation Anchorage (Fallout 3)

Weakest of the Fallout 3 DLC's but did have a really good pay out at the end. - thisismyonlyvoice

Chinese Stealth Armour: This made my favourite playthrough and breathed new life in Fallout 3 for me.

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10 Mothership Zeta (Fallout 3)

Though the gameplay was repetitive and sometimes tiring, it was by far the most unique DLC in all of Fallout history. Completing the quest gave you interesting weapons and a endless supply of money (from selling rare alien items). Dead Money gave you money at the end, but you can only take a few gold bars (due to how heavy they are) and end up almost empty-handed by the end of the DLC.

Fallout 3 on a alien spaceship. Need I say more? - thisismyonlyvoice

I loved the theme and getting to battle aliens but then again its not like you could join them also it felt very repetitive.

And fun

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The Contenders

11 Nuka World (Fallout 4)

Great DLC with tons of new exploring

Great DLC so far!


12 Automatron (Fallout 4)

The return of the Mechanist! A fun but challenging short questline and the robot building aspect was much deeper than many expected.

13 Gun Runners' Arsenal (Fallout: New Vegas)

Adds some really good guns and weapon mods.
Fallout: New Vegas would be very different without this add-on.

Complete the dead money dlc get out with all the gold and then buy the best gun runners weapons you'll be set and unstoppable a complete killing machine

14 Couriers Stash (Fallout New Vegas)

Starts you off in FNV with some really good supplies. - thisismyonlyvoice

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Top Remixes (5)

1. Old World Blues (Fallout New Vegas)
2. Broken Steel (Fallout 3)
3. Point Lookout (Fallout 3)
1. Old World Blues (Fallout New Vegas)
2. Point Lookout (Fallout 3)
3. Honest Hearts (Fallout New Vegas)
1. Lonesome Road (Fallout New Vegas)
2. Operation Anchorage (Fallout 3)
3. Broken Steel (Fallout 3)

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