News items tagged with fallout

Fallout 76 Battle Royale Beta Extended Indefinitely

Fallout 76 Battle Royale Beta Extended Indefinitely

During its E3 press conference last week, Bethesda announced a number of new additions and updates coming to Fallout 76 as well as a free trial period for the game that is set to end today. If gettin...

By CJ Schummer on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Battle Royale Mode Nuclear Winter Announced

Fallout 76 Battle Royale Mode Nuclear Winter Announced

Last month, it was leaked that Fallout 76 would be adding a new mode called Nuclear Winter. Now Nuclear Winter has been officially announced by Bethesda, and as some predicted, Nuclear Winter will be...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Wastelanders Update Adding NPCs

Fallout 76 Wastelanders Update Adding NPCs

There’s no denying that Fallout 76 has had a trying year from community backlash, game breaking bugs, and a number of controversies like the canvas bag preorder bonus. Bethesda isn’t giving up on the...

By Derek Nichols on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Dev Was Aware of Game's Issues Before Launch

Fallout 76 Dev Was Aware of Game's Issues Before Launch

When Fallout 76 launched last November, fans were met by a litany of unfortunate bugs, glitches, and mishaps both in and outside of developer Bethesda’s newest open-world multiplayer title set in the...

By CJ Schummer on 18 May 2019
Fallout 76 Leak Hints at New Arena PvP Mode

Fallout 76 Leak Hints at New Arena PvP Mode

Earlier this year, Bethesda released an elaborate Fallout 76 roadmap, which provided an overview of the game’s planned content for 2019. Included in this Fallout 76 roadmap was a new game mode, title...

By William Parks on 18 May 2019
Fallout 76 Video Hilariously Recaps Its Many Failures

Fallout 76 Video Hilariously Recaps Its Many Failures

After an exciting reveal at E3 2018, Fallout 76 hasn’t been the game many expected it to be. Due in large part to game breaking bugs, server issues, bad PR, and plenty more, fan satisfaction with the...

By Derek Nichols on 18 May 2019
Fallout 76 Responds to Pay-to-Win Criticisms

Fallout 76 Responds to Pay-to-Win Criticisms

In order to keep all major post-launch content DLCs free, Fallout 76 launched with the Atomic Shop, a store of microtransactions that Bethesda Vice President Pete Hines promised was simply “cosmetic...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 April 2019
Fallout 76 Update Introduces the Legendary Sheepsquatch

Fallout 76 Update Introduces the Legendary Sheepsquatch

The launch of Fallout 76 has been anything but smooth, a fact recently acknowledged by Bethesda’s own Todd Howard during an event held in Boston alongside PAX East. Bugs, issues, controversies, and m...

By Derek Nichols on 18 April 2019
Fallout 76 Has Millions of Players, Says Bethesda

Fallout 76 Has Millions of Players, Says Bethesda

Right out of the gate, Fallout 76‘s reception was not what developer Bethesda was hoping for. Couple the gameplay problems with a few PR guffaws, and many felt stiffed by the beloved developer. This...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 April 2019
Fallout 76 Player Sent Todd Howard Bobby Pins

Fallout 76 Player Sent Todd Howard Bobby Pins

Fallout 76 has had an interesting journey since its launch last year. Many longtime fans have found themselves baffled by the game’s many shortcomings, with the online RPG suffering regular network i...

By Cameron Corliss on 18 March 2019
Todd Howard Admits Fallout 76 Release Was Bumpy

Todd Howard Admits Fallout 76 Release Was Bumpy

By now, the problems surrounding Fallout 76 are widely known. It lacked a lot of the oomph previous titles in the series had and its launch on PC was absolutely abysmal. There are certainly those who...

By Curt Hutson on 18 March 2019
Fallout 76: Wild Appalachia Expansion Delayed

Fallout 76: Wild Appalachia Expansion Delayed

At the end of February, Bethesda revealed a specific plan of continued support for its newest multiplayer RPG, Fallout 76, releasing a content roadmap that outlined a number of updates set to keep fa...

By William Parks on 18 March 2019
Fallout 76 Adding Beer Brewing Crafting System

Fallout 76 Adding Beer Brewing Crafting System

Bethesda is preparing to launch a large update for Fallout 76 called the Wild Appalachia expansion on March 12, and it promises to breathe plenty of new life into the online post-apocalyptic title. T...

By John Jacques on 18 February 2019
Is Bethesda Teasing a New Fallout Project?

Is Bethesda Teasing a New Fallout Project?

In the midst of trying to fix Fallout 76, it seems that Bethesda is perhaps also working on a new Fallout title that might release this year. According to a new Amazon listing, it seems Bethesda has...

By Patrick Kirk on 18 February 2019
Fallout 76 Reveals Content Roadmap for 2019

Fallout 76 Reveals Content Roadmap for 2019

Bethesda has shared its current roadmap for Fallout 76 post-launch plans in 2019. Two infographics were released as part of the roadmap reveal. The first provides a general outlook of the year to com...

By Rory Young on 18 February 2019
Fallout 76 Players to Get Fallout 1, 2, Tactics Free

Fallout 76 Players to Get Fallout 1, 2, Tactics Free

Despite having been named one of the best-selling titles for November 2018, there’s no doubt that Fallout 76 has had an incredibly rough launch. Whether it’s due to the near-broken state in which it...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2018
Fallout: New Vegas 2 is Doubtful, Says Obsidian

Fallout: New Vegas 2 is Doubtful, Says Obsidian

At E3 2018, Microsoft revealed that it was expanding its first-party studio roster, and a result, it appears that the company is reportedly close to acquiring Obsidian Entertainment, which is best kn...

By Joshua Duckworth on 15 October 2018
Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under 90 Minutes

Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under 90 Minutes

Not too long ago, Bethesda confirmed that the highly anticipated beta for Fallout 76 won’t officially begin until October, which happens to be just one month prior to the post-apocalyptic online game...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 July 2018
Obsidian Entertainment Co-Founder Teasing New Fallout?

Obsidian Entertainment Co-Founder Teasing New Fallout?

Without a doubt, Chris Avellone is one of the most well-known and respected figures in the gaming industry today thanks to his past work on such stellar role-playing games as Fallout 2, Fallout: New...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2018
Fallout: New Vegas Dev ‘Would Love’ to Make New Fallout

Fallout: New Vegas Dev ‘Would Love’ to Make New Fallout

Should one ask practically any fan of Bethesda’s wildly popular post-apocalyptic RPG franchise what their favorite entry is, it’s almost certainly a given they will answer that their most beloved ins...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2018
Fallout 3 Remake Mod Showcases New Gameplay

Fallout 3 Remake Mod Showcases New Gameplay

About a month ago, the mod team known as Road to Liberty released a trailer for its Fallout 3 remake mod dubbed “Capital Wasteland,” showing fans how the project looks within the Creation Engine used...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2018
New Vegas Devs Almost Made a Game of Thrones Game

New Vegas Devs Almost Made a Game of Thrones Game

Though the penultimate season of HBO’s Game of Thrones has officially wrapped, buzz about the acclaimed fantasy drama series is at what feels like an all-time high — which is why it’s difficult to im...

By AJ Caulfield on 15 March 2017
Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under Two Hours

Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under Two Hours

Without a doubt, one of the most beloved video game franchises of all time is the post-apocalyptic RPG series, Fallout, as there are plenty of fans the world over who are intimately familiar with the...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2017
1998 Was The Best Year In Video Gaming

1998 Was The Best Year In Video Gaming

With Final Fantasy 15 and Uncharted 4 coming soon, 2016 is looking like a solid year for gamers. But one writer argues why 1998 remains his pick as the best year for video games. 2015 had a number of...

By Alexander Pan on 18 July 2016
Fallout 1.5 Resurrection Mod

Fallout 1.5 Resurrection Mod

For fans of the old-school isometric Fallout games, there’s now a new Fallout 2 mod available called Fallout 1.5: Resurrection, which bridges the gap between the first two games. Fallout 4 has been o...

By Alexander Pan on 15 March 2016
Every Fallout Game is on Sale This Weekend

Every Fallout Game is on Sale This Weekend

Bethesda and Steam offer a major discount on all existing Fallout titles and several Fallout compilations, slashing the cost of each game to under ten dollars. Starting today and running through Octo...

By Sarah Fields on 15 March 2016
Fallout 3 is Unbanned in Germany

Fallout 3 is Unbanned in Germany

Germany officially lifts its ban on Fallout 3, which could mean that Bethesda is working on putting out a re-release of the popular post-apocalyptic RPG. For those not in the know, Germany originally...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

A couple of dedicated sci-fi junkies use mods to inject Mass Effect‘s N7 armor and its protagonist Commander Shepard into Bethesda’s post-apocalyptic RPG, Fallout 4. Should Fallout 4 fans wish to ven...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Why 2015 is the Year of Fallout

Why 2015 is the Year of Fallout

What was life like before Fallout 4 was announced? We’re not sure we want to remember. After its Earth-shattering E3 2015 gameplay reveal, the game jumped to the top of near everyone’s lists, with...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2015
10 Coolest Video Game Armors

10 Coolest Video Game Armors

Look to any major video game franchise character these days, and you’re likely to find one thing: the adventures and hardships they endure are lethal to the average human being. While we’d wager mo...

By Andrew Dyce on 18 July 2014
Top 10 Spiritual Successor Video Games

Top 10 Spiritual Successor Video Games

A strong premise, design philosophy, or tone of story is a valuable thing in the ever-changing world of video games, and for the most part, developers don’t like moving away from a proven formula be...

By Andrew Dyce on 15 March 2014
Original Childkiller Vault-Boy Image Scrapped

Original Childkiller Vault-Boy Image Scrapped

If you’ve ever been around a computer or known anyone who plays video games, I’m pretty sure there is a one hundred percent chance that you’ve seen the pervasive Vault-boy from the Fallout series. H...

By Paul on 15 March 2010