Fallout 76 Features

Inside The Fallout 76 Church That Worships Mr. Pebbles, The First Cat To Go To Space

We talk to the leaders and members of lore-centered Fallout 76 role-playing communities.

Fallout 76 Nuclear Winter is a Sometimes Brilliant Battle Royale Game Built on a Terrible Foundation

Some genuinely brilliant ideas built on an unfortunately shaky foundation.

Axe of the Blood E3 2019 Reaction Pod: Final Fantasy 7 Remake Hype, Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk, and More!

Nadia and Kat react to all the biggest RPG news for E3 2019!

Technicolor Dystopias: Why the Colorful Wastelands of Rage 2, Far Cry New Dawn, and Fallout 76 Are Suddenly Popular

We talk to the developers behind these colorful post-apocalypses and explore the history behind the trend.

Starting Screen | PAX East 2019 Wrap-Up: From Borderlands 3 to Cyber Shadow, It Was a Busy Weekend for Games

The USG team hit the showfloor of PAX East 2019 to bring you the latest and greatest in gaming.

Starting Screen | Games Have Never "Just Worked," but They Were Better Than This

There's no reason major titles should be bricking consoles.

What Keeps Fallout 76's Superfans Coming Back After All the Negativity

We talk to and hang out with Fallout 76 superfans to see why they're still exploring the wasteland.

The Year in RPGs That Was 2018, Part 1

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Kat and Nadia look back on Octopath Traveler, Pokemon Let's Go, Fallout 76, and more.

Fallout 76 Desperately Needs a Proper Endgame

Fallout 76 has problems, but the biggest one involves ongoing endgame content.

Starting Screen | Fallout 76 Should be a Cautionary Tale for Publishers

STARTING SCREEN | Online service games can generous outrageous profits, but their potential for disaster is often high.

How Bethesda Can Get Fallout 76 Back on Track

The Fallout train is off the rails at the moment, but there is hope.

Starting Screen | Fallout 76's Reception Has Been Worse Than Anyone Could Have Imagined. Can Bethesda Right the Ship?

STARTING SCREEN | Opinion on Fallout 76 was mixed from the start, but no one could have predicted that it would stumble this badly out of the gate.

Pokemon Let's Go and Fallout 76: Breaking Down Two of 2018's Biggest RPGs

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Kat, Mike, and Nadia dig into two RPGs that break the norms for their respective franchises.

Fallout 76's Biggest Problem: It's Boring

What if there was a Fallout game without any of the Fallout stuff you like? Boy, do I have a game for you!

The Case for Fallout 4

We reexamine Fallout 4 in the wake of Fallout 76's release and find that it holds up better than you might think.

USgamer Stream: Fallout 76

Mike steps into the mutated wilderness of West Virginia. Survival never changes.

I'm Already Tired of Other People in Fallout 76

Fallout 76 is taking me somewhere, I just don't know if it's home.

Why Angry Fans are Calling the Fallout 76 PC Beta "A Joke"

Fallout 76's PC beta debacle has the game on the defensive.

Our Favorite RPG Cowboys, Fallout 76 Beta Impressions, and More!

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Kat and Nadia pick their favorite cowboys from Final Fantasy VIII to Fallout, and also talk more about the Fallout 76 beta.

Fallout 76: Five Big Questions After the First Day of the Beta

Questions after the first big Fallout 76 beta.

The Fallout 76 Beta Drives Home How Weird It Is to Make a Fallout Game All About Combat

With Fallout 76 stripping away most of the narrative, the shaky gunplay feels more exposed than ever.

Here's How I Handled Griefing in Fallout 76

"Vault Boy lay there like a slug. It was his only defense."

Why Fallout 76's Brotherhood of Steel is Controversial For Hardcore Fallout Lore Fans

Fallout 76's hardcore bonafides are in question.

The Scorchbeast is Fallout 76's Answer to Skyrim's Dragons (Except Way More Dangerous)

You were once the Dragonborn. Now you must be...the Batborn.

Fallout 76's Updated VATS System Takes Some Getting Used To

Let the bodies hit the floor (somehow).

Starting Screen | Fallout 76 Can't Help Losing One Part of What Makes the Core Games So Memorable

STARTING SCREEN | Fallout 76's storytelling is receiving plenty of positive mention, but it still loses a crucial aspect of the core games.

We Answer the Big Questions About Fallout 76

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Nadia returns from West Virginia with a full report on Fallout 76, and we add to our Top 25 RPG list!

How Fallout 76's Nukes Work—And Why You Probably Won't be Nuked by Trolls

Weapons of the Apocalypse ain't cheap.

Fallout 76 Played Solo Is a Lonely, Not Lifeless Experience

Exploring Appalachia is best suited for a band of friends, but you can still get far on your own two feet.

Behind the Creation and Evolution of Fallout's Iconic Pip-Boy

With insight from designers, what Fallout's iconic device tells us about its ever-changing post-apocalyptic wasteland.

Bethesda's Starfield, Elder Scrolls 6, and Doom Reveals Made its E3 Press Conference One of its Best in Ages

Fallout 76, Starfield, Doom. There was a lot to be excited for at Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference.

The Kanto Pokedex is Overrated

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Kat and Nadia talk Pokemon Let's Go, Fallout 76, and Moonlighter in the latest episode of our RPG podcast.

Fallout 76 Isn't Fallout 5, And I'm Glad

Bethesda's newly-revealed spinoff takes the venerable RPG franchise in an interesting new direction.

What We've Learned From the Fallout 76 Trailer

The teaser gives us a few glimpses into the next Fallout.