The Art of Video Games: “Fallout” Exhibition Video
The designers incorporated dramatic cutscenes, or in-game movies, to set the stage for their story, which takes place in a retro-futuristic world filled with computers that use vacuum tubes, deco-era space weapons, and period costumes. The muted colors and dark, desolate environments create an ominous, yet realistic, world for players to explore, in which their decisions and actions can directly influence the story.
Fallout Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax company.
This video is one of 80 displayed in The Art of Video Games exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.