Of all of the formidable Fallout 4 mods within the works, I believe I am most excited for Fallout: London, which can lastly give us a have a look at how the UK handles the post-apocalypse. And the Fallout: London mod workforce is not simply arduous at work crafting a wholly new map, characters, and quests—additionally they often take time to provide followers progress updates, just like the one above that kicks off the brand new 12 months.

Within the video you possibly can see a few of the enjoyable options deliberate, which embrace a number of dangerous-looking new robots, a well-dressed and rich gang you will must cope with, and a few of the native irradiated wildlife. Oh, and there are trains you possibly can truly experience by way of London. Working trains!

Based on the workforce, the moving trains proven in an earlier trailer have been truly cheated by creating “sideways elevators,” however when the mod launches you’ll experience these trains by way of the world, from one station to a different. It isn’t only a matter of stepping onboard after which seeing a loading display screen, both: you legitimately experience them round. You may even get into fights whereas the practice is in movement, and if you happen to stand on the tracks you may be hit by a practice and die. Hooray!

Later within the video we’re launched to a few of Fallout: London’s robotic menaces, most amusingly a killbot that is been crafted from the UK’s iconic purple put up containers and is armed with a claw on one arm and a round noticed on the opposite. No less than you will lastly have a reliable excuse for not sending letters again house. 

One other robotic has been crafted from a naval mine, a kind of huge spiky metallic balls you see in conflict motion pictures. This mine is not going to bob quietly within the water ready for you, nonetheless. It has legs and it will chase you down.

Postbox robot with weapons

(Picture credit score: Fallout: London mod)

There’s extra to the video, together with a sampling of one of many mod’s 100 music tracks, a have a look at a few of the comedian and journal covers within the game, and even a creature known as the mittenlurk: It is lots like Fallout 4’s mirelurk, although these advanced (through excessive radiation) from the Chinese language mitten crab that is thought-about an invasive species in Europe. There’s additionally a section on considered one of Fallout: London’s factions, the Isle of the Canine Syndicate, dapper gangsters who’re described as “one thing in between the London Mafia and the Kray twins.”

Fallout: London positive seems prefer it’s shaping up properly. Hopefully we cannot have to attend an excessive amount of longer to get our mitts on it. You could find out extra about it (or apply to hitch the mod workforce) at its official web site