Bethesda Softworks announced today that Fallout 3, its post-apocalyptic video game, is now available in retail stores across New Zealand.

Developed at Bethesda Game Studios – creators of The Elder Scrolls IV: OblivionFallout 3 is now available on the Xbox 360, PS3 and Games for Windows.

Fallout 3 has captured audiences worldwide with its dark humour, compelling storyline and stunning visuals. The game features one of the most realized game worlds ever created. Set more than 200 years following a nuclear war, you can create any kind of character you want and explore the open wastes of Washington, D.C however you choose. Every minute is a fight for survival as you encounter Super Mutants, Ghouls, Raiders, and other dangers of the Wasteland.

For more information on Fallout 3, check out our preview or visit the official site.