In the Japanese release of the game, Bethesda made content changes and remove some content from the game. Due to the post-nuclear war setting, these changes were made to allow the game to be more friendly towards Japanese players.
Submitted By: 91210user
In the side-quest "The Power of the Atom", the player has the option to either defuse, ignore or detonate an atomic bomb with is housed in the town of Megaton. In the Japanese version, the character Mr. Burke has been taken out of this side-quest, making it impossible to detonate the bomb.
Also, the nuclear catapult weapon "Fat Man" was renamed to "Nuka Launcher". This was because the original name "Fat Man" is a reference to the bomb that was used on Nagasaki in 1945.
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