Game company Bethesda recently released a big update for controversial MMORPG Fallout 76 featuring tons of fixes and more.
Fallout 76 big patch has long patch
A massive update was recently released
for the controversial video game and it has changed a lot of things in it. The
size of the update is 5 GB on PS4 and adds fixes to the UI, crafting, audio,
and Nuclear Winter. There are some new features added to the game as well that
is related to the paid subscription service called Fallout 1st.
Check out the long list here:
C.A.M.P., CRAFTING, AND
The Scrapbox can now be destroyed and has the same amount of health as the
The music that plays on the Main Menu has returned to the original launch
Shop: Added a Fallout 1st category to the Atomic Shop.
Shop: A “Free” tag will now appear on the Atomic Shop main menu option
when there is a free item that the player has not yet claimed.
Menu: The background video that plays on the Main Menu has returned to the
original launch video.
All Junk items in the player’s inventory now display in the Scrapbox
When selecting a stack of items while using the Scrapbox, players can now
select how many items from that stack to transfer.
A “Show Other Players’ names” option to the Display has been added to the
settings menu. This can be toggled to show or hide other players’ names in
the game world and on the map. Social menus will still show players names
even if this setting is disabled.
Screen: Added a button to the Fallout 1st Splash Screen that members can
use to enter the Atomic Shop.
NUCLEAR WINTER UPDATES
Bags: Loot Bag skins can now be favorited in the Atomic Shop for use as
drop bags in Nuclear Winter matches.
Note: This only applies to Loot Bags created when dropping items on the
ground. Loot Bags created on death in Nuclear Winter still appear as
orange duffle bags.
Summary: During an XP bonus event, any bonus XP the player earned will now
be displayed on the end of match summary screen.
GENERAL BUG FIXES
ART AND GRAPHICS
The antennae on the Vault Girl Martian Head now correctly appear green
instead of black under various types of lighting.
Fixed a visual issue that could occur with the character’s head when
wearing the Raider Gas Mask and using the Change Appearance menu.
Corrected a visual issue when viewing Power Plant towers from a distance.
Fixed an issue that could cause lighting to load incorrectly when playing
in non-English versions of the game.
The cloth at the bottom of the Ranger Armor now moves more smoothly when
walking or running.
Meat: Uncooked pieces of Scorchbeast Meat no longer display the art for
cooked versions when previewed.
The color of the Scrapbox now more closely matches the color of the Stash.
Raider Waster Underarmor is no longer visible through leather armor on the
character’s torso and arms.
Sections of Rocket Mods for the Baseball Bat are no longer transparent
when previewed in the crafting menu.
The Jack-O-Lantern Combat Rifle skin has received visual updates and the
stock should now appear less glossy.
C.A.M.P., CRAFTING, AND WORKSHOPS
Fixed an issue that could allow environment objects that were removed by building
on top of them to sometimes reappear when the player’s C.A.M.P. loads in.
Fixed an issue where environment objects that can be removed by building
on top of them would not appear correctly on the build preview screen.
When an item that contains multiple components, like Bulk Ammo Scrap, is
scrapped while crafting or repairing another item, any unused components
it produced will now correctly be sent to the Stash or Scrapbox rather
Station: Fixed an issue that could cause Scavenger Collectron bots to
remain in the world after their owners had logged off.
Addressed an exploit that could allow non-scrap items to be transferred
into the Scrapbox.
Doors now snap to the correct location when built at the entrance of a
Greenhouse without a base.
When a door that opens inward is built on a Greenhouse, it will no longer
clip into the walls of the structure while it is open.
Replacing an object no longer sometimes prevents the player from moving or
editing that object.
Fixed an issue that could prevent red error messages from appearing when
attempting to move an object to an invalid placement location.
Lights: The neon number “1” can now correctly snap to other letters,
numbers, and symbols from the Neon Signs and Letters set.
Machines: The Halloween Fog Machine is now a variant of the Smoke Machine
in the Build menu, rather than being displayed as a separate appliance.
The Vault Bunyan and Babe the Blue Brahmin Statue is no longer missing a
preview icon in the Build menu.
Tent: Attempting to place a C.A.M.P. or Survival Tent within the build
zone of another Survival Tent will no longer incorrectly display a green
outline, signifying valid placement.
Tent: A build radius will now appear when attempting to place a C.A.M.P.
or Survival Tent new another player’s existing Survival Tent.
Machine: Components assigned for sale in the Vending Machine are no longer
prioritized over the Scrapbox when crafting or repairing items.
County Dirt Track: Objects can no longer be built in such a way that they
directly intersect the “Tyler County Dirt Track” banners at this Workshop.
Fixed an issue that prevented Armor from taking condition damage during
Glasses purchased from the Atomic Shop, such as Gag Glasses, can now
correctly be worn with hats.
The name of the Ranger’s Helmet has been adjusted to “Ranger Armor Helmet”
The Chef Hat now correctly appears white when worn by female characters.
Bags: Players that own the Jack-O’-Lantern Loot Bag can now correctly
equip it as their Drop or Death Loot Bag in the Atomic Shop.
Armor: The Riot Armor Paint for the Ranger Armor now applies correctly
during Nuclear Winter matches if the player has favorited it in the Atomic
PERFORMANCE AND STABILITY
Addressed a rare crash that could occur while using the C.A.M.P.’s Build
Fixed a crash that could occur when sharing a lot of quests while on a
Addressed multiple issues that could result in a server crash.
Reopening the Emote Menu while an Emote or Dance Emote is playing now
correctly ends any active sound effects or music from that Emote.
Appearance: Disconnecting while in the Change Appearance menu in Vault 76
with a new character no longer prevents the player from opening the Map
after logging back in.
Text on the Ranger Armor’s inspect screen in the Atomic Shop is now
correctly translated when playing in non-English versions of the game.
Corrected several invalid characters that could appear in item names when
playing in Chinese, Korean, Japanese, or Russian versions of the game.
Corrected a line of text on the Private Worlds info screen that was not
translated into languages other than English.
Entering an incorrect password on the login screen no longer prevents the
player from logging in when entering the correct password on the next
Fixed a minor display issue when disconnected while searching for a world.
Fixed an erroneous warning message that could be displayed while using a
Icons: The name of the Fallout 1st Player Icon has been adjusted for
Worlds: Upon joining a Private World, the message displayed when a
C.A.M.P. cannot be placed no longer incorrectly asks if the player would
like to try to find another world.
Worlds: Fixed an issue that could cause a Private World to shut down too
soon after all Fallout 1st members had left that world.
Worlds: Corrected a placeholder message that appears to non-Fallout 1st
members when a Private World shuts down after the owner has gone offline.
The “Scrap and Store” button now correctly appears greyed out when
accessing another player’s Scrapbox as a non-Fallout 1st member. When attempting
to use the “Scrap and Store” button, that player will receive a
notification explaining why it is disabled.
The “Scrap and Store” button now correctly appears greyed out when a
Fallout 1st member does not have any scrapable items in their inventory.
Removed several unused sorting options from the Scrapbox transfer menu.
Fixed issue where joining a friend on a Private World would sometimes fail
when using the Xbox friends “Join Game” option.
Tent: Upon joining a world, the message displayed when a Survival Tent
cannot be placed no longer incorrectly states that the player has been
granted a free placement.
Tent: Updated a placeholder message that could appear occasionally when
attempting to place a Survival Tent.
Machine: Corrected the name of the Halloween Vending Machine.
Corrected placement of several floating shrubs in Flatwoods.
Estate: Players can no longer clip through one of the walls at Garrahan
Players can no longer jump through a section of the ceiling at Grafton
Steel: Fixed a gap between the sections of the tallest tower at Grafton
Power Plant: Players can no longer fire weapons through control room
windows in the Power Plant’s interior.
Players can no longer walk through the Satellite Dishes throughout
Silos: Door buttons for storage room exits no longer appear to float in
front of the wall in Nuke Silos.
Orchards: Adjusted a location where players could become stuck in Orwell
Whitespring: Corrected a placement issue affecting one of the workbenches
in the Artisan Corner at The Whitespring Resort.
Whitespring: Fixed a location within the Whitespring Bunker that could
allow players to clip outside the game’s playable area.
of the World: The rope that holds up the Madigan’s cage is no longer
51: Players can no longer jump into the Vault 51 door in Adventure Mode.
NUCLEAR WINTER BUG FIXES
Resistance: All Perk Cards and other buffs that grant additional Damage
Resistance now correctly apply those effects during Nuclear Winter PVP
Invulnerability: Players no longer take very small amounts of damage from
attacks while spawn invulnerability is active at the start of a match.
Grenades: Now display the correct rarity color in Nuclear Winter matches.
Their drop rate has not been changed.
Fixed an exploit that could enable players to obtain Nuclear Winter items
outside of a Nuclear Winter match.
The Quick Stairs Kit icon is no longer missing in the Nuclear Winter
Favorites menu in non-English versions of the game.
Carry weight and ammo count no longer appear misaligned in the HUD when
playing in Chinese versions of the game.
Adventure Mode level up notifications no longer appear at the end of
Nuclear Winter matches when a player hasn’t actually leveled up.
Fixed an issue that could cause Fallout 1st members to receive an
erroneous message about Survival Tent placement when connecting to a
Nuclear Winter match if they had previously received that message in Adventure
Fixed a specific spawn location that could allow a player to spawn inside
a normally inaccessible building.
Fixed an issue that could allow a player to enter an inaccessible building
during Nuclear Winter matches in Morgantown.
51: Halloween decorations have been put away.
Fallout 76 is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.