The fifth installment in the Fallout series from Bethesda Softworks, Fallout 4 is set in a post-apocalyptic version of Boston, Massachusetts. Fallout 4 will start with a similar narrative to other entries in the series, with the main protagonist emerging from a nuclear fallout shelter, known as a “vault”. Vaults serve as important set pieces and plot items in the Fallout games and inspired our name: VaultGuides.com
Initial gameplay footage for Fallout 4 was shown at E3 2015 causing immediate anticipation for the game’s release. Players are free to experience the wasteland of Fallout 4 any way that suits their play style with both first and third person camera options. The game was developed using a modified version of the Creation Engine, most notably used in the development of another Bethesda game: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
Some of the most anticipated new features for Fallout 4 include:
- Improved companion (Dogmeat!) A.I.
- Advanced weapon customization
- Extensive crafting system
- Robust character customization
- Base/settlement building
- Support for modders
- Massive scope (400+ hours)
We will continue to delve deeper into the many new features that Fallout 4 brings to the series prior to launch – make sure to stay tuned to VaultGuides.com