If you’ve been inquisitive about wandering the post-apocalyptic wasteland of Fallout 76 however didn’t pre-order to get beta entry (as was solely wise), it’s time to hit up the benevolent billionaire in your life for a favour. Bethesda have given three further beta keys to gamers who’re already in, letting them invite buddies to affix them within the multiplayer survival sandbox. Or to promote them, I suppose. The beta solely has two days left and solely eleven hours of play in whole, plus it’s a giant obtain, however there’s nonetheless sufficient time.
“If you have logged into the Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. or redeemed a pre-order key code on your Bethesda.net account, during or before the Thursday, November 1st B.E.T.A. session, you will have three codes that you can provide to your friends,” Bethesda explained final night time. “These codes are bound to the platform that you own a code already for (i.e. If you have an Xbox One code, the codes in your Transaction History are only good for Xbox One accounts).”
Fallout 76’s two remaining testing times are 5-9pm ET on Saturday (that’s 10pm-3am for us) and 2-9pm ET on Sunday the 4th. It’s a giant 47GB obtain, as of us who needed to redownload the whole thing due to a bug nicely know, however of us with speedy connections would possibly get a good bit of play out it.
We’ve despatched a variety of survivors out into the wasteland to report again. Alyse Stanley went in search of Mothman and his statuesque arse, giving us a wee travelogue. Our Dave has produced a giant ol’ Fallout 76 beta guide. And our Matthew had wider thoughts, actually feeling the absence of human NPCs within the wilderness. And he met CocktimusPrime. Video games, eh?
Matthew completed a video to accompany his impressions too:
Fallout 76 is because of launch on November 14th. If you’ve been taking part in, what do you make of it? Me, I’ve little interest in a multiplayer survival sandbox with gentle MMORPG trappings, particularly when so many survive ’em ups are extra established and strong on PC, however I’m enjoyable like that.