Bethesda Rolls Out First Patch For Fallout 4 Across PS4 And PC, Xbox One To Follow


Bethesda Game Studios has already rolled out patch 1.2 for the PC version of Fallout 4 earlier this week, but the developer has confirmed that those on PlayStation 4 can download the latest update from today.

Targeting specific issues such as problems with certain quest lines – namely When Freedom Calls – to general performance, Bethesda notes that those on Xbox One can expect patch 1.2 to arrive on Microsoft’s system later in the week.

Per Twitter:

As this is the first major patch to roll out for Fallout 4, early adopters can look forward to a smoother and, one would hope, more stable gameplay experience across all systems. It’s understood that Bethesda has placed the crosshairs on some issues that are specific to PC, and you can consult those platform-specific fixes via the studio’s recent blog post.

In terms of the list of general fixes introduced with patch 1.2 across all platforms, here are the patch notes courtesy of Bethesda.

Fallout 4 is available now across PS4, Xbox One and PC, and it’s understood the developer is aligning the first expansion to launch for the RPG sequel in early 2016.


General memory and stability improvements
Performance improvements inside the Corvega Assembly Plant
Optimizations to skinned decal rendering
Fixed issue with player becoming stuck in terminals
Fixed issue where equipped weapons become locked after completing Reunions
Fixed issue with “When Freedom Calls” where the quest would not complete
During “Confidence Man” fixed issue where player’s health would continuously regenerate
Fixed crash related to jumping into water and reloading saved games