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What time is the Fallout 4 update?

A huge next-gen patch is coming for Fallout 4, but what time can you get your hands on the updated version of Bethesda's RPG classic?

Fallout 4 update time: A ghoul in a peaked hat looks to the distance

When does the Fallout 4 update come out? With the release of Amazon Prime’s Fallout series came a somewhat surprise update announcement for the Fallout 4 game, which was released back in 2015.

Bethesda promises to add a wealth of improvements to Fallout 4, including current-gen console upgrades, new items, and even new Fallout 4 quests to take on. It has stated that Fallout 4 mods should still work after the update, unless those mods rely on “version-sensitive content.” If you’re questioning what the Fallout 4 update time is, we’ve got all the answers.

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The Fallout 4 update was released on Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 7AM PDT / 10AM EDT / 3PM BST. 

The game’s last major update was in November 2017, and saw the update drop later than April 2024’s, at around 9AM PDT / 12PM EDT / 5PM BST.

The update sees graphical and stability improvements to Fallout 4, alongside some free Creation Club items and halloween goodies. Who says you can’t put your pumpkins out in the Spring?

Now that you know when you can get into the action with the new content, why not check out our list of Fallout 4 console commands and cheats if you’re looking to skip a few corners? We’ve also got the best Fallout 4 weapons, if you’re looking to blast your way through the wastelands.