Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
7,296 Reviews & Articles | 53,187 News Posts

Fallout 4 1.3 beta update improves performance, stability, adds HBAO+

NVIDIA's HBAO+ technology and new weapon debris effects added to Fallout 4 beta, alongside other changes
By: Sean Ridgeley | Gaming News | Posted: Jan 15, 2016 11:02 pm

The latest beta patch for Fallout 4 has hit Steam, and it's a juicy one.

 

fallout-4-1-3-beta-update-improves-performance-stability-adds-hbao_1

 

Apart from memory optimizations, improved stability, and a long list of fixes to gameplay, quests, and the workshop, you get the addition of HBAO+. HBAO+ is an NVIDIA technology said to improve the look of shadows even more than what you see with standard HBAO while being more performance friendly. It's not NVIDIA exclusive. However, the added weapon debris effects are. Lastly, there's now a status menu for settlers in your settlements.

 

If you want the full details, hit the source, where you can also find beta download instructions if you've never done this before.

NEWS SOURCES:Forums.bethsoft.com

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts
View Our Latest Videos

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
loading