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post Jun 14 2018, 02:06 PM
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QUOTE(WMD @ Jun 14 2018, 11:37 AM) *

The newbies with their starter 10mm pistols wont be able to get past.


If defenses work like FO4 (ie you need to babysit them to actually work), then you're going to sit round for hours waiting to pick off noobs who can't fight back?

I'd be reassessing your life goals, mate. That's both sad and pathetic.


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post Jun 16 2018, 11:27 PM
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Some stuff from Todd Howard from various articles and vids

Using amazon cloud services so very real possibility for Aussie servers

VATS in game (no slow mo when you enter it)

Can sell stuff to other players

Potentially be able to use robot vendors to sell your stuff for you

Can group up to 4 people (potential to change that)

PVP is apparently avoidable somehow (no clarification)

Mothman encounter is a staged encounter

24 - 32 players per server/instance

Main story to follow with 'plenty' of side quests

No vehicles/mounts

Different zones will do different things/spawn different things when nuked

When you log off your camp goes away

Sounds like power armour is top tier and might be necessary for end game (i love power armour but also love other types so it would be annoying if you have to have power armour to do end game)

Private servers and mod abilities is something that might/will come later


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post Jun 18 2018, 04:40 PM
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There will be minimal death penalty and ways to prevent griefing. This means that Fallout76 will more about co-op and less about kill on sight PVP

On the other hand, the bases we saw in the E3 is the maxium size of your settlement. Well that sucks as I enjoyed Base building a lot. I figured that youd be at least able to build a large sized settlement, with a lot of salvaging.

I now suspect that the devs are holding back content for post launch.
How hard would it have been just to reuse all the building items from Fallout 4 ?


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post Jun 29 2018, 09:50 AM
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QUESTION!

Has anyone here that pre-ordered gotten a beta key yet? I ask as I did pre-order but haven't heard jack yet, so was wondering if there was a percentage or what have you.

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post Jun 29 2018, 11:32 AM
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QUOTE(Borzag @ Jun 29 2018, 10:20 AM) *

QUESTION!

Has anyone here that pre-ordered gotten a beta key yet? I ask as I did pre-order but haven't heard jack yet, so was wondering if there was a percentage or what have you.

Borzag


EB sent one to a mate of mine yesterday

I haven't received anything so I emailed them today, no response yet

We both pre ordered for PC


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post Jun 29 2018, 01:32 PM
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I've heard they started going out this week.

Dont think Beta actually starts for a while yet anyway.
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post Jun 29 2018, 01:34 PM
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QUOTE(Cypher @ Jun 29 2018, 02:02 PM) *

I've heard they started going out this week.

Dont think Beta actually starts for a while yet anyway.


Correct

EB games told me I'd get mine today

I only decided to chase it up with them as I'd rather do it now than in a month or two when the beta actually starts


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post Jun 29 2018, 05:15 PM
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Well let us know how it goes; this one has too many unknowns for a blind pre-order for me.
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post Aug 13 2018, 07:36 PM
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Beta is Oct
Not sure about the randomised card system though.

Fallout 76 Character Progression Gameplay Presentation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzKtdSvJ40Q

FALLOUT 76 HUGE INFO! New Gameplay, VATS, Modding, Bounties, Perk Cards, Leveling Up & More!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qyx7qOWstp0

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post Sep 27 2018, 08:45 AM
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Sounds like more FO3 survival than the plentiful resources of NV/FO4. This will not be anything like a traditional fallout game armata_PDT_10.gif


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post Sep 27 2018, 07:30 PM
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At this stage I am expecting Fallout: Battle Royal, complete with loot boxes and keys.


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post Sep 28 2018, 05:52 PM
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Fallout 76 – Official In-Game Intro
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0MnePcXxkI


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post Sep 30 2018, 12:57 AM
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QUOTE(Emperor Fooble @ Sep 27 2018, 08:00 PM) *

At this stage I am expecting Fallout: Battle Royal, complete with loot boxes and keys.

Very much wait and see atm: for all the neat stuff they've shown, I cant help but feel like the core design wont measure up.

Will see what it looks like when people are actually playing.
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post Oct 9 2018, 08:41 PM
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Fallout 76 Is a Strangely Lonely Multiplayer Game
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87wo38fRAnY

The First 16 Minutes of Fallout 76 in 4K
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-AiiONrOm4I

50 Minutes Of Fallout 76 Gameplay In 4K
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjl_9Sl0wBk

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post Oct 10 2018, 09:47 AM
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I've been watching the videos. It probably shows that I'm not normally a FPS Multiplayer guy, but... I'm actually really interested in what I've seen sofar smile.gif

Looks to be a fun one (to me at least). The group that I'm teaming up with already have some ideas of the roles we want in the beta, to see how we go.


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post Oct 10 2018, 08:21 PM
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I've watched a few of the vids now and seen some positive and critisims and I'm still keen

The big takeaway for me is that the game seems very much a 'what you make of it game' and if you go in just expecting multiplayer fallout you are going to be disappointed


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QUOTE(bitejavelin @ Sep 27 2018, 09:45 AM) *

Sounds like more FO3 survival than the plentiful resources of NV/FO4. This will not be anything like a traditional fallout game armata_PDT_10.gif


What, like Fallout 3 was anything like the actual traditional fallout games?


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