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News: Here Are the Full Details on Fallout 4's Survival Mode

Here Are the Full Details on Fallout 4's Survival Mode

Wasted in the wasteland

Fallout 4's incoming survival mode is sounding more and more like a rather drastic gameplay overhaul as opposed to a new difficulty setting. Currently being beta tested on PC, the new mode makes living in the wasteland a much more realistic and brutal experience, and Bethesda's gone ahead and detailed everything that you...

News: Fallout 4's Far Harbor Expansion Sounds Bloody Massive

Fallout 4's Far Harbor Expansion Sounds Bloody Massive

Making waves

Fallout 4's already stuffed with content, boasting one of the most dense game worlds that we've seen in quite some time - and it sounds as though it's about to get a heck of a lot bigger. The game's third piece of downloadable content, titled Far Harbor, is set to be a more traditional expansion, introducing a fresh location that...

Guide: How to Build the Best Robot Buddies in Fallout 4: Automatron

How to Build the Best Robot Buddies in Fallout 4: Automatron

Death machine

Building your own robotic companion is a big part of Fallout 4: Automatron. Not far into the add-on, you'll get the ability to craft mechanical allies, and at first, the process can seem a bit daunting. With so many mods and parts to make use of, diving head-first into your new profession as a post-apocalyptic engineer can be...

Review: Fallout 4: Automatron (PS4)

Fallout 4: Automatron (PS4)

Robots rock

Fallout 4: Automatron is a logical step for a game that puts so much emphasis on its expansive crafting system. Allowing you to build and customise your own robotic partners, Fallout 4's first add-on has the potential to breath some new life into a dusty old save file, but don't expect its main quest line to keep you occupied for more...

News: Sony Revokes Free Fallout 4 Season Pass Purchases on PS4

Sony Revokes Free Fallout 4 Season Pass Purchases on PS4

Understandable

You win some, you lose some – but you've always got to try. Sony accidentally listed Fallout 4's pricey Season Pass for free late last week, leading many to believe that they'd nabbed all of Bethesda's post-release content at a complimentary fee. However, it's since revoked access to the DLC, so you'll need to stump up if you want...

Guide: How to Access Fallout 4's Automatron Add-On

How to Access Fallout 4's Automatron Add-On

Robot wars

Automatron, the first expansion pack for Fallout 4, is out now, and if you're reading this article, you may be pondering how to play it. Well, to start, we're assuming that you've bought it: the content can be acquired from the PlayStation Store as part of the game's Season Pass or as a standalone purchase. Either way, you'll need to...

News: Fallout 4's Survival Mode Isn't Too Far Off on PS4

Fallout 4's Survival Mode Isn't Too Far Off on PS4

Best stock up on InstaMash

Fallout 4's overhauled survival mode was confirmed weeks ago, but it's still yet to scavenge a concrete release date. The tweaked difficulty setting will require you to eat, drink, and sleep in order to survive, while healing happens over time, and ammunition has weight. Basically, it's going to make the game more of a...

News: You Can Play Fallout 4's First DLC at Midnight on PS4

You Can Play Fallout 4's First DLC at Midnight on PS4

North America has to wait, though

Fallout 4's first slice of downloadable content, Automatron, is set to launch tomorrow on PlayStation 4, but Bethesda's revealed that European vault dwellers will be able to get stuck in as early as midnight. According to the publisher, the expansion will go live at 12:00AM across the Old World. However, you...

News: Don't Like DOOM's Crap Box Art? You Can Vote for a Better Design

Don't Like DOOM's Crap Box Art? You Can Vote for a Better Design

Blown away

So, DOOM's box art is shite. We've said it, you've probably said it, and the Internet seemed to ramble about the issue for days on end – but now, there's a beacon of hope. The official DOOM Twitter account wants you to vote on a reverse cover for the upcoming shooter, and there are two available options. Option A is a bit arty, but...

News: Want Fallout 4's Season Pass? We Suggest Getting It Now

Want Fallout 4's Season Pass? We Suggest Getting It Now

The price explodes tomorrow

Consider this a friendly reminder that the season pass for Fallout 4 will jump in price tomorrow. In other words, today is your last chance to grab it for the more reasonable cost of £24.99/$29.99. Bethesda announced that the pass would be increasing in price earlier this month, following the reveal of the title's...

News: DOOM Should Run Like a Bloody Dream on PS4

DOOM Should Run Like a Bloody Dream on PS4

"The best-looking game at 1080p, 60fps"

Gotta love the team over at id Software, eh? The developer's lead project programmer, Billy Khan, has bigged up DOOM's engine ahead of its release in a few months, stating that it'll run at 60 frames per second in 1080p on PlayStation 4. "We want players to wonder how DOOM and idTech 6 games can be so...

News: Todd Howard Says Fallout 4 DLC Is 'Pokémon-Esque'

Todd Howard Says Fallout 4 DLC Is 'Pokémon-Esque'

Gotta scrap 'em all

Who doesn't love an easily exploitable quote, eh? Speaking to Game Informer, Bethesda creative director Todd Howard has spilled a little more information on Fallout 4's upcoming downloadable content. As you may already know, three add-ons have been announced so far: there's Automatron in March, the Wasteland Works