Fallout

Fallout 76

Bethesda Accidentally Leaked Personal Data of ‘Fallout 76’ Customers Looking for Help

The game publisher accidentally sent support ticket information to customers using its help desk.
Matthew Gault
12.6.18
Listen

We Are Beset by Sequelitis on This Episode of Waypoint Radio

We dig into Pokémon, Smash Bros, Fallout, Battlefield, and more on this extra-long episode of Waypoint Radio.
Austin Walker
11.20.18
Gaming

Nuclear War Experts Are Horrified by ‘Fallout 76’

With the threat of nuclear Armageddon looming, three nuclear war experts think Fallout 76’s new 'nuke loop' goes too far.
Matthew Gault
10.16.18
Postscript

The Nukes of 'Fallout 76' Are Where Power Fantasies Hit a Breaking Point

Unless there's a fundamental restructuring of how we understand, build and consume AAA games, the ability to nuke your friends is a terrible idea.
Cameron Kunzelman
10.12.18
duck and cover

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Jokes About Nuclear War in ‘Fallout 76’

‘Fallout 76’ trivializes and mocks nuclear war, and honestly, that’s what I need right now.
Matthew Gault
10.10.18
wasteland

I Played Three Hours of ‘Fallout 76’ and I Can’t Stop Thinking About Its Story

Bethesda’s new game isn’t quite Fallout 5, but it’s pretty damn close.
Matthew Gault
10.8.18
Mods

This Game Developer Turned 'Fallout 4' Into His Personal Tabletop RPG

Bethesda made a sandbox. With mods, spreadsheets, dice rolls, rules, and records, he made it his own world.
Austin Walker
7.27.18
Gaming

This Researcher Studied How Sex Workers Are Portrayed in Video Games

Bonnie Ruberg examined how sex workers are treated and programmed to behave in games like Grand Theft Auto V and Fallout: New Vegas.
Samantha Cole
6.27.18
E3 2018

Bethesda Knew How to Satisfy Skeptical Fans at E3. BioWare Didn't.

If you don't want 'Anthem,' what's a BioWare fan to do? Facing the same problem with 'Fallout 76,' Bethesda came up with a solution: give them what they want.
Patrick Klepek
6.25.18
Motherboard

Bethesda Calls 'Westworld' Mobile Game a 'Blatant Ripoff' of 'Fallout Shelter,' Sues Warner Bros.

Even early bugs from Fallout show up again in Westworld, according to Bethesda.
Ian Birnbaum
6.22.18
Motherboard

Bethesda Teases ‘Fallout 76’ In This New Trailer

It looks like Bethesda is making a Fallout game about the first generation to survive nuclear war.
Matthew Gault
5.30.18
open thread

Character Creation Can Be a Game All Its Own

Listen, if I'm going to spend hours as someone, they're going to have a 2000 word backstory and incredible hair.
Austin Walker
4.18.18
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