Luck Is Your Final, Essential Attribute For Surviving In The Wasteland Of Fallout 4


To survive in the Wasteland, you need to be made of the right stuff. Across its quirky S.P.E.C.I.A.L. promo campaign for Fallout 4, Bethesda Softworks has offered a play-by-play breakdown of each key attribute – a healthy dose of intelligence, a bout of strength, and a smidgen of endurance, among others – and the latest and final snippet focuses on the importance of luck.

Retaining the 1950s propaganda aesthetic of previous episodes, the viral marketing campaign really revolves around the Vault-Tec organization, a fixture of the Fallout universe, as it dolls out advice on how to keep your head above water will carving out a living during the end of days. As the video showcases, you’ll need to ensure Lady Luck is firmly on your side, be it scouring the Wasteland for resources or taking the fight to the game’s towering, gun-toting brutes.


Now that the seven defining attributes are out in the open, all eyes are now trained on Fallout 4‘s anticipated November release. Only a few short weeks ago, Bethesda unveiled the RPG’s season pass, but remained vague on the specifics of the premium package because, quite frankly, the content isn’t ready to be showcased just yet. There will be free post-launch content released, too, with the studio keen to trumpet the title’s modding support.

Feast your eyes on the latest – and final – S.P.E.C.I.A.L. video embedded above, which ought to prepare you for your foray into the Wasteland when Fallout 4 launches across PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on November 10.