Fallout 4 Update 1.7 Arrives For The Xbox One And PC

Bethesda Softworks has released the latest update for their game, Fallout 4, on the Xbox One and the PC. The same patch will be arriving on the PlayStation 4 next week.

The update adds support for the game’s upcoming DLC, Nuka World, a new type of store art for the player’s workshop settlements and, when the update hits the PlayStation 4 next week, the ability to delete add ons without having to perform a full uninstall. On top of multiple other optimization and stability improvements, the update will also bring fixes for the mods on the Xbox One and the PC.


The full patch notes can be found below:


  • Support for Nuka-World
  • New store art type for Workshop settlements
  • Ability to delete Add Ons without doing a full uninstall (PS4)


  • General optimization and stability improvements
  • Jun and Marcy Long are no longer essential after completing “Sanctuary”
  • Vendors can offer large shipments of Ceramic, Copper, Rubber, Steel and Wood
  • Improvements to accuracy and control with picking up and placing objects (not Workshop mode)
  • Grenades and molotov cocktails can now be used with the Junk Mortar (Contraptions)
  • Fixed issue with companions unequipping clothing when fast traveling with player
  • Fixed an issue with player animations not loading properly after reloading a saved game
  • Fixed issue where certain dog armors would not equip properly on Dogmeat
  • Fixed an issue where objects from Add Ons would not scrap correctly or would not be stored properly
  • Fixed infinite load that would occasionally occur while logging off while downloading a mod
  • Fixed a crash related to investing in a store while trading
  • Fixed issue where “Quartermastery” would send player to erroneous locations
  • Fixed performance issues related to dropping certain weapons
  • Fixed issue where melee weapon would not properly after dying and reloading the save
  • Fixed a rare issue where Sturges and Mama Murphy would stop moving
  • Fixed snapping issue with Surgery Center in Workshop mode
  • Fixed an issue with falling through moving platforms when pausing the game
  • Fixed rare performance issue when equipping certain items in Pip-Boy

MODS FIXES (PC and Xbox One only):

  • Fixed issue where Mods images would stop displayed while scrolling through Mods menu
  • Disable All Mods now works properly when offline
  • NPCs that are changed in a Mod will update changes like hairstyles properly
  • Fixed animation error related to NPCs changed in Mods who have died, and reloading the save without the Mod activated
  • Fixed issue where sneaking would turn player invisible while running with Mods
  • Localization strings moved to Interface archive
  • Minor UI improvements to Mods menu and Mods Detail menus
The Fallout 4 Nuka World Trailer Is Now Live

Fallout 4 initially released on the 10th of November 2015, for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and the PC. The game’s latest expansion, Nuka World, will also arrive on 30th August, 2016 and allows players the opportunity to play as the bad guy.

Huzaifah Durrani

Writer at GearNuke. Spends his days reading Deadpool comics and obsessing over the Elder Scrolls franchise.

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