Fallout 3 (Mar 27, 2009 prototype)

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Fallout 3 (Mar 27, 2009 prototype)
Build date Mar 27, 2009 12:03:31
Build name
Dump status Released
Dumped by Xil_Dreadnought
Released by rain0x06
File release date April 10, 2024
Game Fallout 3
System Xbox 360
Release date 28th October 2008
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A post-release build of Fallout 3 for the Xbox 360. Also shipped with DLC.


  • Predates TU3 build (also by just under an hour.
  • Various settings can be changed through the Fallout.ini configuration file.
  • Contains a debug console (with commands that aren't in the PC version, or act differently)
    • Activated with tilde, either with a keyboard on a devkit, or keyboard passthrough with Xenia.
  • Differences are not known beyond this.
  • XEX information:
    • Header Title ID: 425307D5 (BS-2005)
    • Header Title: Fallout 3
    • Header PE Name: Fallout_Release_Beta.exe
    • Header Executable Name: /Fallout_Release_Beta.xex
  • Miscellaneous Notes:
    • Game is emulatable in Xenia-Canary: Issues (as of April 10, 2024).
      • Issues: Boots and playable with graphical errors (same as any other copy of Fallout 3).


  • Fallout_Release_Beta.xex - "Release" target. Contains debug features / commands.
  • default.xex is the same version as the retail executable, but for devkits.


A huge thanks to Kabojnk and to the original dumper for helping to preserve this prototype!