Fallout 4

Fallout 4's 58GB hi-res texture pack is live, you might not need a beastly rig to run it

Fallout 4's 58GB hi-res texture pack is live, you might not need a beastly rig to run it

Joey Davidson

Developer Bethesda recently announced a hi-res texture pack for Fallout 4. When it announced the pack, it said the patch would check in at 58GB, it’d be free and that you’d need a gaming rig this tall to ride it: MINIMUM: OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required) Processor: Intel Core i7-5820K or better Memory: 8 GB RAM Graphics: GTX 1080 8GB Storage: 58GB available space The...

Fallout 4 is getting a visual upgrade that requires a beefy PC and a big hard drive

Fallout 4 is getting a visual upgrade that requires a beefy PC and a big hard drive

Eric Frederiksen

One of the complaints leveled at Fallout 4 after launch was that it just didn’t look quite modern enough. While some stellar lighting did a lot to make the game look good, people pointed to the texture work as being subpar. That’s changing soon, but you’ll want to brace yourself. Your computer might not be able to handle what Bethesda is about to (optionally) throw at it. An update...