With Bethesda ending up Starfield for an October 2023 launch, and with The Elder Scrolls 6 nonetheless ready within the wings, it is protected to say we can’t see Fallout 5 for one more… eight years? 10 years? Perhaps extra?

That is what makes Fallout: London such an thrilling prospect for impatient Fallout followers. The total-conversion Fallout 4 mod will take gamers out of america and throughout the Atlantic to merry outdated England, where they’re going to expertise weaponized elephants, murderous mailboxes, and radshrew-filled tube stations. 

(Sadly, plans for ghoulified royals King Charles and Queen Elizabeth within the mod have been scrapped.)

The Fallout: London mod is due out someday this 12 months, however you do not have to attend any longer to get a style. The modders have launched just a few weapons from Fallout: London as impartial mods you may play with in Fallout 4, and the most recent and most enjoyable is the large Lewis machine gun. Modder and animator Neeher has created a video in regards to the gun you may watch under.

And if you have not seen Neeher’s mod movies earlier than (the modding wizard additionally managed to create working ladders in Fallout 4) it’s best to actually test it out as a result of it is pleasant. Within the video, Neeher, wearing a trademark tuxdeo, is totally voiced, lip synched, and splendidly animated, and offers a delightful introduction to the massive weapon which can be utilized each out and in of energy armor and even held underhand or overhand with a carry deal with attachment:

The mod relies on the precise weapon: the Lewis gun is an American designed, UK-produced mild machine gun used within the First World Struggle and remained in service during the Korean Struggle. Usually it was mounted on a tripod (and later mounted on plane) however that is Fallout, so in-game you simply carry this massive sucker round in your hip and shred tremendous mutants with it, then reload the rotating pan journal on high.

The Lewis can be customizable, so you may convert it to fireside laser or plasma rounds. As soon as put in, you may discover the gun inside Fort Robust, or you may merely add it to your stock utilizing the console command ‘participant.additem XX000F99 1’. As soon as you have obtained it, you can craft extra Lewis weapons at your chemistry bench.

Whilst you’re chewing up enemies with the Lewis gun mod, which you could find at Nexus Mods, you would possibly as properly set up the opposite standalone Fallout: London weapon and armor mods which were made out there, which embody a German Luger, a Webley 1913 magazine-fed pistol, an M72 Gauss Rifle, a Royal Guard uniform, and a go well with of armor from the twelfth Century Crusades. You will discover hyperlinks to all of them on Fallout: London’s releases web page