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Fallout 76

Bethesda Softworks, Bethesda Game Studios
Nov 14, 2018 - PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5
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OpenCritic Rating

53

Top Critic Average

7%

Critics Recommend

IGN
5 / 10
Eurogamer
Avoid
PC Gamer
60 / 100
Easy Allies
2 / 10
Metro GameCentral
3 / 10
GamesRadar+
2.5 / 5
Game Informer
6 / 10
GameSpot
4 / 10

Review Summary

WeakCritic Consensus

To say Fallout 76 has had a rough go of things would be an understatement. Praised for its ambition, but lambasted for its stability, design choices, and state of affairs at launch, this marks one of Bethesda Game Studios' lowest-rated titles ever.

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Absolutely riddled with bugs and tech issues

Not enough story for a Fallout game


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Critic Reviews for Fallout 76

The rich wasteland map of Fallout 76 is wasted on a mess of bugs, conflicting ideas, and monotony.

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Bethesda's attempt at Fallout multiplayer is, like so many of the series' vaults, a failed experiment.

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A beautifully crafted but ultimately repetitive world, and a disappointment when it comes to options on PC.

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Metro GameCentral

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3 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A disastrous failure whose technical shortcomings may one day be fixed but whose design failings, and obliviousness to its own potential, suggests a game that is irrevocably broken.

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Fallout 76 has glimmers of the trademark series' sci-fi splendour, but they're few and far between.

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When Fallout 76 is working as intended, it's an easy game to lose yourself in, as meaningful discoveries are everywhere. But those moments are often destroyed by glitches, crashes, and technical issues

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Fallout's mutation into an online multiplayer hybrid leaves it weak and soulless.

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OpenCritic Coverage

Fallout 76 is Losing its Nuclear Winter Mode

Fallout 76 is Losing its Nuclear Winter Mode

It has been announced that Nuclear Winter is being removed from Fallout 76

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This Week's Free Play Days Event Features Fallout 76

This Week's Free Play Days Event Features Fallout 76

The games that will be available for this week's Free Play Days event have been announced

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Fallout 76 2021 Roadmap Includes Pets, Legendary Crafting, and More

Fallout 76 2021 Roadmap Includes Pets, Legendary Crafting, and More

Fallout 76 has come a long way since it was released in 2018 and for evidence, look no further than the 2021 roadmap, which includes a bevy of future free updates that will expand the multiplayer game with new features.

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The Creators of Westworld are Making a Fallout TV Series for Amazon Prime

The Creators of Westworld are Making a Fallout TV Series for Amazon Prime

Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, showrunners for HBO's Westworld, are embarking on a new dystopia with a Fallout TV series, coming soon to Amazon Prime.

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