About the game
Developed and published in 2015 by Bethesda, Fallout 4 picks up ten years after Fallout 3, when the Sole Survivor wakes up from Vault 111's cryogenic stasis, only to witness the murder of his wife and kidnapping of their son.
Fallout 4 Articles
God of War retains pole position in UK boxed sales chart
Naturally, nobody expected radical changes on the UK boxed sales chart, what with this time of the year being particularly quiet when it comes to new releases. God of War and Far Cry 5 remain firmly in front but we did see a few upsets.
God of War takes over UK boxed charts, Far Cry 5 climbs down
If there have been any concerns over the new God of War, they had to be dispelled by now. Indeed, the game's director Cory Barlog can rest, because God of War not only garnered critical acclaim - it's doing well on the financial side too.
Far Cry 5 tops UK boxed charts for the third week running
Far Cry 5 seems to have made itself quite comfortable in UK's boxed sales charts, coming in first for the third time running. Having said that, there haven't been any new releases in the past weeks, which does slightly diminish the title.
NBA 2K18 enjoys the biggest launch week ever
Destiny 2 continues to rule over the UK sales charts. The real surprise this week was the fact NBA 2K18 has ranked higher than PES 2018. Metroid: Samus Returns debuted at number eight.
Bethesda's Creation Club plants unpurchased mods on your hard drive
Making a paid mod system work for Skyrim and Fallout 4 wasn't going to be easy. Bethesda has apparently called for someone to hold their beer while they put some paid mod files on players hard drives, whether they purchased/unlocked them or not.
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy still owns the UK charts
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy is still going strong. In the top 10, the Bandicoot is followed by Fallout 4. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Forza Horizon 3 have both found their ways back into the top 10.
N.Sane Trilogy still on top of the UK sales charts
N.Sane Trilogy topped the UK sales chart again this week. The list's mainstays such as GTA V and Fifa 17 are still among the top 10. Miitopia dropped down to number eight.
How long until Bethesda realises Creation Club is a bad idea?
Reactions to Bethesda's Creation Club are quite clear if YouTube comments and dislikes are anything to go by. Getting people to pay for mods was a bad idea when Valve tried it, and it still seems to be a bad idea. Was Bethesda not paying attention?
Fallout 4 VR is still on its way
Fallout 4 VR is set to launch in October this year. The game will feature "the complete core game with all-new combat, crafting, and building systems fully reimagined for virtual reality". Fallout 4 VR is available for pre-purchase now on Steam.
Fallout 4 is free this weekend on Xbox and Steam
Fallout 4 will be free on Steam and Xbox over the coming weekend. The Xbox promotion is reserved for Live Gold members. Interested members and Steam users will have access to the base game as well as be given the opportunity to try out some mods.