Fallout 76 followers get to unwrap their presents a bit early this 12 months, because the Steel Dawn replace has revealed early. Originally, the Brotherhood of Steel patch was meant to be launched on Dec. 1. However, circumstances modified after the replace was pushed to Xbox early. Bethesda defined the scenario in a post on the official Fallout site, writing:
Earlier immediately, there was an error that precipitated gamers in our Xbox group to obtain the Steel Dawn Update forward of schedule, however prevented them from really enjoying. We instantly investigated methods to get our Xbox gamers again in-game as quickly as potential, however, via our discussions, the complete BGS workforce felt assured that Steel Dawn is able to go.
As a outcome, as an alternative of rolling again the replace and making everybody wait one other week, we’ve determined to launch the Steel Dawn Update on all platforms immediately, November 24.
We’re scheduled to start upkeep for all platforms at 4:00 p.m. ET, and we anticipate Fallout 76 to be offline for round six hours. When upkeep is over, you’ll be capable of get began with the Steel Dawn questline, your first C.A.M.P. Shelter, and every thing else this replace incorporates.
The Steel Dawn replace consists of the primary a part of a large quest chain, much like April’s Wastelanders growth. The participant meets the Brotherhood, positive aspects their belief, and begins to make selections that may decide what the Brotherhood of Steel finally ends up turning into in Appalachia: benevolent protectors or militant isolationists.
The Steel Dawn replace additionally has a significant addition for gamers who wish to construct their CAMPs; gamers will now have entry to instanced shelters, which give a zone the place they’ll construct rather more elaborate and detailed bases. These underground shelters could be made to appear to be a cushty residence, a army outpost, or a undercover agent base, which is right for the sport’s role-play and group.
Steel Dawn is now out on all platforms, and is a free replace.