Fallout 76 Will Have Private Servers and Mod Support

Speaking at QuakeCon 2018, Bethesda Game Studios director Todd Howard confirmed that Fallout 76 will have private servers that allow custom mods.

Howard said “it’s a complicated problem, but one that we are 100% committed to solving.” He explained that he knows that modding is an important part of the current Fallout games, and that they want to make sure that experience is still available in Fallout 76.

Howard also acknowledged that this isn’t an easy technical challenge in an online game, but that they will work to make sure it happens. How extensive the mod support will be was not explained, and it seems likely you will need to be in one of these private servers to mod at all.

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