Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Fallout

Latest Fallout 4 video in S.P.E.C.I.A.L. series highlights Agility

Fallout 4 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) Trailer 2 - Screenshot 5

Bethesda’s S.P.E.C.I.A.L. video series for Fallout 4 is nearing the end with today’s video on Agility. The speedy survivor will be able to act quicker in V.A.T.S. mode, dodge hazards, and be more adept at stealth takedowns. The final week’s topic is Luck.

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Hit the books! Learn about the importance of Intelligence in Fallout 4

Fallout 4 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) E3 Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 11

The newest video in the Fallout 4 S.P.E.C.I.A.L. video series focuses on Intelligence. By hitting the books, players will acquire the proper know-how to be able to crack computer systems, invent more powerful items, and quickly adapt to new tech. Next week’s topic is Agility.

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See what’s so S.P.E.C.I.A.L. about Charisma in Fallout 4

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Bethesda has released the fourth video in their S.P.E.C.I.A.L. series for Fallout 4. The highlighted attribute for this week is Charisma. Players will be able to not only make friends but also talk their way out of tricky situations by turning on the charm. But its usefulness goes beyond people, as it can also prevent addiction and tame wild animals. To learn more, give the video a watch below.

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Fallout Anthology now available for PC, 5 titles plus mini-nuke

GOG (PC) Interplay Play What You Want Promo Announcement - Screenshot 3 (Fallout 2)

Players looking to catch up on all things Fallout before the upcoming release of Fallout 4 have a chance to get the entire series in one go today with the release of Fallout Anthology. The $49.99 set includes five games, along with each title’s run of downloadable content: Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition, Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition, and Fallout Tactics. The box also contains an empty space for a copy of Fallout 4, and all of it is housed in a mini-nuke storage case that makes a bomb sound.

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PC News

Time to learn more about the benefits of Endurance in Fallout 4

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Bethesda is now three in on their S.P.E.C.I.A.L. video series for Fallout 4, which means it’s time to learn a little more about Endurance. With greater endurance, players are able to resist the illnesses that plague the wastes, such as radiation. But don’t take our word for it; check out the video. Up next: Charisma. (I’m liking you more already!)

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Fallout 4 video S.P.E.C.I.A.L. series continues with Perception

Fallout 4 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) Trailer 2 - Screenshot 1

The second video in the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. series for Fallout 4 has gone live. The latest entry focuses on Perception, which includes its impact on V.A.T.S. and on getting away with stealing. The remaining attributes include Endurance, Charisma, Intelligence, Agility, and Luck.

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Fallout 4 video series kicks off to explain how you’re S.P.E.C.I.A.L.

Fallout 4 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) E3 Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 6

Bethesda has released the first in a new video series for Fallout 4 focusing on the player’s seven attributes. The classy trailer highlights the benefits of Strength. Upcoming videos will cover the rest of the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. system: Perception, Endurance, Charisma, Intelligence, Agility, and Luck.

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Fallout Shelter now available for Android, updated for iOS

Fallout Shelter (Android, iOS) Android Announcement - Header

Fallout Shelter has been updated for iOS and released on Google Play for Android. The new version adds Mr. Handy, a robotic companion that is bestowed as a premium reward. The helpful bot can be tasked with collecting resources inside the Vault, venturing into the wasteland to collect (precious, precious) caps, and fending off attacks. And it will have two new problems to contend with, also introduced in the update, Deathclaw invasions and Molerat infestations.

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Android, Apple Handheld

Fallout Anthology coming for PC, 5 games + DLC in mini-nuke case

Fallout Anthology (PC) Announcement - Header

Fallout 4 is slowly nearing its release date, but before it hits outlets, Bethesda is offering gamers a chance to catch up on the series this September with Fallout Anthology. Scheduled to launch on September 29 for PC, the $49.99 set will include five games: Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition, Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition, and Fallout Tactics, plus all downloadable content. The box will not only have an empty space to add a copy of Fallout 4, but the package itself will be a mini-nuke storage case that makes a bomb sound. That’s a lot of hours in the waste.

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DLC, PC News

Fallout Shelter tops App Store charts, played 70 million times daily

Fallout Shelter (iOS) Sales Announcement - Header

Bethesda has announced that Fallout Shelter, the mobile strategy and management sim that tasks players with running a Vault, has hit two milestones: “the top downloaded game in 48 countries and the top downloaded app of any kind in 25 countries.” Released during E3, Fallout Shelter toppled Candy Crush as the third top-grossing app in the US within two days of launch, and it remains the most-downloaded free game on the App Store. And to top off the stats, the release also noted that the app has been played 70 million times daily since release.

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Apple Handheld