Questions tagged [fallout-4]

An open world action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda and the sixth game in the main Fallout series. Use this tag for questions about the mechanics and story of Fallout 4 specifically. Use the [fallout-series] tag for questions that span multiple games.

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Improve FPS in Fallout 4

My PC has integrated graphics, an AMD Radeon HD 7660D APU (3.4 GHz). I've done a clean install of the latest driver for it, but I still get atrocious FPS in Fallout 4. It stutters so much that it is ...
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Can I spin the minigun without firing bullets?

I own an Explosive Minigun, and anyone using Explosive guns can testify, shooting things at point blank range is rather bad for your well being. Is there a way to spin up the minigun without shooting ...
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How does a Combat Rifle beat a Sniper Rifle? Does the Marksman perk increase sniper rifle damage?

I was watching a stealth build setup for Fallout 4 and noticed the player was using a Combat rifle instead of a Sniper rifle. If you put the .308 receiver on the Combat rifle it has the same damage as ...
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Is there any way to get the combat rifle very early in Fallout 4?

Apparently, the combat rifle with mods and marksman perk is a beast, and I've wanted to try a sniping setup. How do I get a combat rifle early on?
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Why is Fallout 4 delivering infinite loading upon new game?

I recently bought a copy of Fallout 4 via Steam. The game launches successfully, but when I select new game the loading gets stuck there. The screen doesn't freeze, it just doesn't load. Obviously ...
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Nick is invisible in Fallout 4?

While clearing a building of raiders, I turned to Nick, and he was invisible, like you'd be with the chameleon armor. I can see where he is, but I see through him. I don't think he equipped armor. How ...
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What is the duration of the effects that the mysterious serum gives?

It removes 36000, or 10 radiation a second for 3600 seconds, which would last for an hour, but is that in-game hour, or a real-life hour? How much time does it give 5 strength and 50 damage ...
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Is Lorenzo dangerous after he kills his family?

I let Lorenzo live and he killed his family when he got back to his house. Will he remain at the house, doing nothing, or is there any chance he will attack the Commonwealth or one of my settlements?
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How do I persuade Edward Deegan to join my side before fighting Lorenzo?

After I finished fighting the Cabot family with Lorenzo, I noticed that Edward Deegan died as well, but I wanted him to live. How do I convince him to join my side so that he lives through the ...
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Free or kill Lorenzo?

What will happen as a result of the choice to free/kill Lorenzo? Will he just attack me if I free him? I watched a video where he was freed and when he went to kill his family, he attacked the player ...
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Why can't I send settlers to the Castle?

So I wanted to send some settlers from empty settlements to the Castle, which is my main settlement. The problem is the option to move them there is grayed out. I read something about charisma ...
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Why is the door inside Vault 81 inaccessible?

When I get past the main door at Vault 81 and talk to the Overseer, I can't go any further. The door into where the elevator is is inaccessible. What am I doing wrong? Do I need to complete a quest ...
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Will there be consequences from Nick Valentine if I join the Brotherhood of Steel while he's my companion?

I do want to join the Brotherhood of Steel, but Nick doesn't like them so I'm afraid he'll leave me or get killed by them, since they don't like synths. I really would like to be able to call in a ...
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How to get rid of specific quests in Fallout 4?

So, the quest Taking out the Trash appears to be buggy. The quest looks like this: However, I can't turn it in anymore, and I can't even "unfollow" it so the marker is not displayed anymore. ...
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Do Art and Art come back after dying in Fallout 4?

Possible Spoilers So I went to one of my settlements and found both Arts shooting at each other. From what I've seen, the real Art died, and the synth Art lived. I killed who I think is the synth Art ...
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Do I Have To Join The Brotherhood of Steel To Finish Semper Invicta?

Possible Spoilers So after having finished what I believe was the 'Call to Arms' mission, I automatically received the Semper Invicta mission, which has me talk to Paladin Danse at the police station....
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Can settlers wear power armor?

I am building a settlement and I want to know if settlers can wear power armor. If so, can they take the power armor if the power armor is on display on a power armor rack?
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Does the Chosen Disciple perk work outside of VATS?

Will my action points regenerate after kills outside of VATS, or does this perk only work with VATS?
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Is it possible to upgrade your companion's primary/default weapon?

I enjoy having Nick Valentine as my companion, but his pipe revolver pistol looks like crap. I have quite a bit of resources, is it possible for me to get his pipe pistol and upgrade it? I know I can ...
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Where are any army base locations that I can loot?

Are there any good Army bases that have ammo, medical supplies, and power armor? If so, where are they located?
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What arcade game should I focus on to get 100,000 Nuka-Cade tickets?

One of the new achievements in the Nuka-World DLC is to redeem 100,000 Nuka-Cade tickets. You can find stashes of tickets around Nuka-World, but I've only scrounged up about 10,000. The only other ...
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Cannot cure Molerat disease

Fallout 4 on PS4. I cannot seem to cure Molerat disease, even though I've been to the doctor. Is there anything like Addictol that I can craft to cure all diseases?
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Do HAM radios have a purpose?

I'm mostly interested in what their purpose are in Fallout 4 since I seldom play Fallout 3 or New Vegas anymore, though it would be nice to finally understand how they worked for the previous fallouts....
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Does Fallout 4 have a color filter like Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas?

Previous 3D Fallout games Fallout 3 (green) and Fallout: New Vegas (orange) both have a color filter (filter enabled on left, disabled on right): Fallout 3: New Vegas: By looking at Fallout 4 ...
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Stuck at Nuka World (2 issues)

I am stuck in Nuka World with 2 issues, I am not certain how to fix and/or progress. Playing in Survival mode on PC, so no console commands available. To collect the last Star Core, I need to have ...
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Can I complete Home Sweet Home without enraging the Minute Men?

TL;DR I want to get the perks for completing Nuka World but don't want Preston to shoot me in the face. Is this possible? I'm playing the sort of character who wouldn't side with the Raiders but ...
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For survival mode, did they add more beds?

Since survival mode came out along with patch 1.6, did they add more beds to critical locations or are there areas that are extremely dangerous due to lack of beds? Note: In survival mode, you can't ...
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How do I un-steal power armor?

I noticed that when I destroy enemies' fusion cores in the power armor they use, they get out, and I'm able to take it. However, most companions do not like if you steal things. I respect that, so I ...
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How do I make manufacturing plants?

I'd love to make my own ammo, but the UI is not very helpful... how do I set up manufacturing plants? Do the tracks need to be connected to anything? How do I supply them with resources?
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Is there any way to know how much a companion likes me?

I know that you can always ask your companions how your relationship is going but when I'm trying to max everyone's relationships, it'd be nice to know exactly how much my companions like me. Is there ...
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The Molecular Level bug

Xbox1, mods enabled, no mods that are stated to affect any questlines. At the point where you begin building the signal interceptor you speak to your engineer (in my case, Ingram) and are given the ...
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What do the symbols on the workshop items mean?

I recently started playing Fallout 4 again after binging it for the first two months it was out, and I have all of the DLC. I noticed a ton of new workshop items that I could build, but some of them ...
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Fallout 4 Launcher Loop

I've recently come back to playing Fallout 4 after a while. After playing around 10 hours or so (4th day of playing), my Fallout 4 Launcher is stuck in a loop. I've searched online for solutions (...
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Fusion Cores in the Corvega assembly plant?

I started a new game completed a couple of quests and collected four fusion cores and stashed them away for later. I then started the mission to clear the Corvega assembly plant I cleared the outside ...
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Lost Dogmeat in fallout 4

I ran into an issue today. I was with nick valentine on the Kelloggs mission when we came across some super mutants. I tried to fight them off but they were too strong, so I hid in a nearby shed. Nick ...
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In fallout 4 is it possible to get a 100% chance to ignore damage from an attack if you collect all the unstoppables magazines?

Is it possible to get a 100 percent chance of not taking damage in fallout 4 if you collect every issue of the unstoppables?
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How do I get a certain follower to like me again? *possible spoilers*

In Fallout 4's Nuka World DLC, if you take over a settlement that has already been claimed by the Minute Men, This happened without him following me and I haven't spoken to him since. Is it ...
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Is there a way to deposit caps?

I currently have 87,621 caps on me. With the Nuka World DLC, the addition of the Scav! magazines give you some special abilities. One of the magazines give you more strength and endurance based upon ...
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What perks apply to the Syringer Rifle in Fallout 4?

I've been thinking of creating a stealth/ Syringer Rifle character build for Fallout 4. The general idea is a character who relies on short range stealth melee and long range Syringer Rifle attacks to ...
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Where can I find bourbon and rum?

I've been playing the Nuka World DLC and one of the achievements is to make 20 different flavors of Nuka Cola at the crafting stations. One of the recipes called Nuka Bombdrop requires vodka, rum, ...
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Is it possible to settle the Boston Airport?

I've settled every settlement in the main Fallout 4 game. Except the Boston Airport. I can't seem to figure this one out. I can't craft a beacon radio here and it doesn't even give me an option to ...
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How do I get to the Nuka World transit?

I am attempting to enter Nuka World, but every entrance to the transit is considered out of the map, and there is an invisible barrier. How do I get into Nuka World?
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Does Legendary Armour Benefit a Companion?

If you equip a piece of legendary armour onto a companion, do they get the benefits from that armour that you would normally get? Or would it just be a standard piece of armour to them? For example, I ...
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Settlement happiness level doesn't go above 80%

It seems in Fallout 4 (Xbox One), I cannot get my settlements to go above 80% happiness. I was told that getting your Charisma level up, building shops, and decorating settlements (as well as ...
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What SPECIAL bobbleheads are obtainable in the beginning?

I'm planning a build for survival but I don't know what bobbleheads are obtainable at the start. I only know the SPECIAL book and the Perception is readily available. Wikia search tells me where ...
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Set settlement spawn point

I remember being able to choose where I land in my settlement, when I fast travel. It was something like a carpet I could place on the ground (in the workshop-mode). I can't find that now. Did they ...
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Can I access the in-game console in Fallout 4 on PS4?

Is there any way to access the in-game console in Fallout 4 on PS4 to type custom commands? If yes, how can I access it? What I checked tried to find so far: http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/164592-...
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Does the workbench only auto-scrap junk? [duplicate]

Or also all your weapons and apparel that you store in it?
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Transfer Fallout 4 save game from PS4 to PC [duplicate]

I played Fallout 4 for a pretty Long time on my PS4. In January I built a gaming PC and now would love to continue my save game from my PS4. I already did this with skyrim using a Special converter. ...
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How can I get my game progress back?

I deleted the game applications for Fallout 4 and The Witcher 3 to conserve memory. Then, upon re-downloading the games, I was not able to locate my previous saved games. I still had all my trophies....