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  • Summary: (Downloadable Content) Enter the simulation pod and embark on one of the greatest military campaigns of the Fallout universe – the liberation of Anchorage, Alaska from its Chinese Communist invaders. Experience harrowing winter combat using Fallout 3’s patented V.A.T.S. targeting system, and employ powerful new equipment like the Gauss Rifle, Chinese Stealth Armor, Winterized T-51b Power Armor, and more. Enlist today, soldier! [Microsoft] Expand
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  1. 78
    The combat levels are through the roof which makes the entire download a thrill ride.
  2. It’s just too linear and rushed to really feel authentic, and I think Bethesda may have learned their lesson from fan feedback, because nearly all of the future installments have made significant improvements on Anchorage’s shortcomings.
  3. 40
    Ridiculously simple. [Issue#186, p.87]
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  1. Oct 6, 2013
    3
    Operation: Anchorage is mindless, uninteresting, and utterly pointless (really, it's just a simulation, a game within a game). Look elsewhere for a DLC worthy of your time. Expand
  2. PL
    Nov 21, 2009
    1
    absolute rubbish. it takes the worst part of a very good game and by worst part I mean the combat and shoves a lot of it in your face in a boring war scenario. no characterisation ,no twisting narratives ,no atmosphere and no moral choices(which to be honest is the whole point in fallout 3).the weapons are cool though. Expand