Destin Lagarie writes "Since it began in 1997, the Fallout franchise as a whole has influenced countless developers, and it’s base concept and gameplay stands the test of time. The premise of a world destroyed by nuclear war is grim, but was handled with the perfect darkly comedic tone by original developers Black Isle Studios, which was carried on by Bethesda in Fallout 3. That sense of atmosphere is one of the reasons we enjoy exploring the wasteland so much. With the newest entry in the Fallout series on the way, we thought we would take a look back and talk about why we love it so much. Here’s the Top 10 reasons we love Fallout.'