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News: Feed Your Hype with Loads of Fallout 4 Concept Art

Feed Your Hype with Loads of Fallout 4 Concept Art

Big electric swords?

We're at that point where anything even remotely related to Fallout 4 has people shaking with anticipation, so Bethesda's probably picked a good time to show off the game's massive art book, which will be available from its online store starting from the 22nd December. The 368-page tome contains concept art of all shapes and...

News: Here's Why Fallout 4 Isn't Getting a Demo

Here's Why Fallout 4 Isn't Getting a Demo

Pete Hines has spoken

No, Fallout 4 isn't getting any sort of demo, but it's for a pretty good reason. Responding to a fan on Twitter, Pete Hines, vice president of PR and marketing for Bethesda, said it's not possible to cut up Fallout 4 into a small piece for a demo. Of course, this may not be that disappointing considering most people are...

News: Fallout 4's PS4 Trophies Will Keep You Occupied

Fallout 4's PS4 Trophies Will Keep You Occupied

To the bunker

Let go of any remnants of a social life that you may be clinging on to: Fallout 4 is coming. The gigantic PlayStation 4 game is due out in a couple of weeks, and that means that its Trophies have started to appear on Sony's servers. You can view them all through here, but do be aware that there may be modest spoilers on the other...

News: If Carlsberg Made Fallout Beer, It Would Be Available from Amazon Now

If Carlsberg Made Fallout Beer, It Would Be Available from Amazon Now

And it is

While this author would probably prefer an ice cold Nuka Cola, Carlsberg appears to have put a jagged lid on the Fallout 4 hype by announcing that a range of branded beers are available from Amazon.co.uk now. The lagers – inspired by Bethesda's upcoming role-playing game – come in packs of 12, and promise a "refreshing zesty hoppy...

News: Fallout 4 Is Done and Ready to Go on PS4

Fallout 4 Is Done and Ready to Go on PS4

Bombs are gonna drop

Ah, we've been waiting for this announcement. Fallout 4's development is all done and dusted according to Bethesda's official Twitter account, which posted a picture of some lovely sealed copies of the upcoming release. With the game launching in just over two weeks, the hype is almost palpable, but the studio has left it...

News: Get Lucky with Fallout 4's New Video

Get Lucky with Fallout 4's New Video

Luck be a man with a magnum

It's been a fun ride, but it's finally time to say goodbye to Fallout 4's charming little educational character building videos. Finishing off with the attribute that puts the L in S.P.E.C.I.A.L., luck is once again an interesting investment, as it determines critical hits in battle and can alter your chances of finding...

News: Will Bethesda Make a Custom Fallout 4 PS4 Controller?

Will Bethesda Make a Custom Fallout 4 PS4 Controller?

We can dream

Today, Bethesda revealed a special edition Vault Boy Xbox One controller - as pictured above. Maybe you're like us and immediately wondered if the DualShock 4 would getting the same stylish treatment? Well, according to Pete Hines, vice president of PR and marketing for Bethesda, the answer isn't a straight no. "I don't have info to...

News: Fallout 4 Won't Have Performance Problems on PS4, Says Bethesda

Fallout 4 Won't Have Performance Problems on PS4, Says Bethesda

Do you believe?

Let's face it: the big question regarding Fallout 4 right now isn't whether it'll be a good game - it's whether it'll actually run well on the PlayStation 4. Bethesda's open world titles have a history of bad performance on PlayStation, with The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Fallout 3 both launching in shamefully shoddy condition on...

News: Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition Becomes Available Again, Sells Out in About 10 Minutes

Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition Becomes Available Again, Sells Out in About 10 Minutes

No bombs here

As if you needed any more convincing that Fallout 4 is going to be big, the game's Pip-Boy Edition, which includes a replica of the vault dweller device for your smartphone, reappeared on the Bethesda store earlier today, only to sell out within about ten minutes. The aforementioned collector's edition has been out of stock since...

News: It's Weird to See Fallout 4 on a Vita Screen

It's Weird to See Fallout 4 on a Vita Screen

Control specialist handling Remote Play functionality

It's a strange sight, isn't it? Fallout 4's easily one of the most anticipated games left to release this year, and it just seems weird to see it on a handheld display. Like all PlayStation 4 titles, you'll be able to stream the post-apocalyptic role-playing release to your Vita via Remote Play,...

News: The Elder Scrolls Online Orsinium Map Is Unsurprisingly Massive

The Elder Scrolls Online Orsinium Map Is Unsurprisingly Massive

Plus new screenshots from the expansion

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited is big. It's so big that it dwarfs many other open world titles on the PlayStation 4, and as you'd expect of a massively multiplayer online title, it's absolutely crammed with quests, dungeons to explore, and creatures to kill. The good news is that it's about to...

News: Fallout 4's Penultimate Character Building Video Has Some Impressive Agility

Fallout 4's Penultimate Character Building Video Has Some Impressive Agility

Gotta go fast

Holy-moly, can you believe Fallout 4 is now less than a month away? Bethesda's latest role-playing release is undoubtedly going to hit the gaming scene with the force of an atomic bomb, but we'll be sad to see these consistently charming character building videos wave goodbye in the near future. This week's instalment focusses on...

Feature: Five Things Fallout 4 Needs to Get Right on PS4

Five Things Fallout 4 Needs to Get Right on PS4

Fall in, fall out

Blockbuster releases are strange things. You spend what feels like an eternity waiting for the next big thing, absorbing all of the excitement that you possibly can, and then before you know it, it's already a week after launch day and you've pumped 100 hours into your new favourite game. The hype's dispersed somewhat by this...

News: The Elder Scrolls Online Orsinium Expansion Promises 20 Hours of New Story Content

The Elder Scrolls Online Orsinium Expansion Promises 20 Hours of New Story Content

And it's playable at any level

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited has sucked away more than enough of our free time as it is, but we're fully prepared to journey into the homeland of the Orcs with its upcoming expansion, Orsinium. Releasing next month on the 18th November, the PlayStation 4 downloadable content promises 20 hours of new...

News: Fallout 4's Charismatic Character Building Is Crucial when Coexisting with Creepy Creatures

Fallout 4's Charismatic Character Building Is Crucial when Coexisting with Creepy Creatures

Charmed, we're sure

Wow, it's time for another Fallout 4 character building video already? Putting the C in S.P.E.C.I.A.L. is charisma - an attribute that's of great importance to those post-apocalyptic survivors who don't necessarily like to shoot their way out of every sticky situation. Charisma allows you to trade more effectively, persuade...

News: There Won't Be Any Console Exclusive Extras in Fallout 4

There Won't Be Any Console Exclusive Extras in Fallout 4

Thank the Ghouls

Sony's been signing deals left and right since the start of this generation, locking down exclusive incentives for its system. However, one release that it's failed to partner with is irradiated role-playing game Fallout 4, which seems to be sitting not-so subtly in Xbox's camp. Does that mean that the Redmond firm will be giving...

News: Fallout 4 Will Irradiate About 30GB of Your PS4 Hard Drive

Fallout 4 Will Irradiate About 30GB of Your PS4 Hard Drive

We've seen worse

Fallout 4's Xbox One product page - yes, we know - states that the digital version of the upcoming open world title weighs in at just over 28GB, which means that you can expect the game to take up around the same amount of space on the PlayStation 4. It's a hefty chunk of hard drive, but we've definitely seen worse. In fact,...