Fallout 4 Collector’s Edition Comes With a Smartphone Enabled Pip-Boy


So we know the date. Fallout 4 launches on November 10th. We’re all set to enter the Wasteland. Not so fast!

First, you’ll need yourself a Pip-Boy like the one included with the Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition. Along with a companion app and a compatible Android or iOS phone, the included wearable Pip-Boy will serve as a second screen experience to monitor your perks and stats straight from your wrist. Sure, it’s gimmicky as hell, but in the coolest possible way.

Of course, if you don’t want to fork over $119.99 to get the collector’s edition, which also comes with a pocket guide, poster, and metal capsule packaging, you will still be able to take advantage of the second screen functionality by using the companion app on your favorite smart device, only without the Pip-Boy casing. You’ll just need to duck tape your phone to your wrist and imagine it’s a real Pip-Boy.

Pre-orders for the Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition have opened on Amazon.com. Better reserve yours fast. Bethesda says supply will be extremely limited, and I’m guessing these are going to get snatched up in a hurry. (Probably just to be scalped on eBay later.)


The complete Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition contents are as follows:

– Pip-Boy Replica, Stand and Capsule Case: This wearable device faithfully replicates the in-game model and comes complete with RobCo Industries stand, custom-printed capsule, adjustable foam cuff, rotating knobs and lights. Designed to accommodate a variety of smartphone devices with customizable foam inserts, the Pip-Boy is the ultimate accessory for the official Pip-Boy companion mobile app that allows players to manage their in-game inventory, perks, holotapes, and more.

– Physical Pip-Boy Pocket Guide: Featuring handy illustrations and chock full of Vault-Tec® approved tips, this manual is the ultimate how-to pocket guide for using and maintaining your new Pip-Boy.

– Physical Vault-Tec Perk Poster: Keep track of your perks with your very own physical Vault-Tec perk poster, fully-colorized retro fun for the quintessential Wasteland survivor.

– Power Armor Collectible Metal Packaging: Exclusive to the Pip-Boy Edition, this decorated metal case is the ultimate fan collectible.          

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