I understand that comparing two games made by the same company that uses the same engine and are extremely similar to one another seems like a strange gimmick for an article, but the truth is, these two games are not as similar as people lay claim. While both are extremely enjoyable, I would like to present the argument that Fallout is a better game series than the Elder Scrolls games. I know this may cause some heat between fans, but hear me out before you find out where I live and ply my fingernails off while I scream in agony. I have truly enjoyed both game series’, and do think they both have very unique elements to bring to the table. I just genuinely believe the Fallout series is more accessible and less dragged down by weighty “high fantasy” tropes and dialogue.
So again, both series are great for anyone who missed that. Fallout is just superior. Here are 8 reasons why I came to that conclusion (and you will, too).