Scenes From the Wasteland: Recapping My Early Fallout 4 Adventures in Screenshots

Supplementing my Fallout 4 impressions posted earlier today, here’s a mega-ton load of screenshots I captured with the PlayStation 4’s handy Share button while exploring the diverse and expansive Boston Wasteland. Be warned that some of the images contain spoilers, so proceed with caution.

This is what the new Perk Chart menu looks like.

This is what the new Perk Chart menu looks like.

Damn, his face exploded except for a single eyeball!

Damn, his face exploded except for a single eyeball!

Tis but a flesh wound.

Tis but a flesh wound.

Ambushed by Skinny Malone and crew.

Ambushed by Skinny Malone and crew.

Why of course, that's just your everyday mutant fused with a swan boat. He was a tough S.O.B. to take down.

Why of course, that’s just your everyday mutant fused with a swan boat. He was a tough S.O.B. to take down.

I chopped this dude's arm off with my new favorite toy: Grognak's Axe!

I chopped this dude’s arm off with my new favorite toy: Grognak’s Axe!

Man, this game looks so cool in third person. Too bad it doesn't play nearly as well as first person.

Man, this game looks so cool in third person. Too bad it doesn’t play nearly as well as first person.

This is not going to end well.

This is not going to end well.

Nope, it didn't end well.

Nope, it didn’t end well.

Why hello there, Dogmeat. You're a good boy!

Why hello there, Dogmeat. You’re a good boy!

Creepy hut on an irradiated pool.

Creepy hut on an irradiated pool.

And our flag was still there.

And our flag was still there.

I should start up a Fallout cooking show. How does 'Meals From the Wasteland' sound?

I should start up a Fallout cooking show. How does ‘Meals From the Wasteland’ sound?

Even with far more urgent matters at hand, how could I not stop by the local toy and comic shop?

Even with far more urgent matters at hand, how could I not stop by the local toy and comic shop?

The Brotherhood of Steel sure knows how to make an entrance.

The Brotherhood of Steel sure knows how to make an entrance.

Pipfall Holotape homage to Pitfall. It's a fully playable retro-style arcade game!

Pipfall Holotape homage to Pitfall. It’s a fully playable retro-style arcade game!

Taking on the mighty Mirelurk Queen.

Taking on the mighty Mirelurk Queen.



Following the Freedom Trail through Boston Commons. This is one of the best quests in the game so far!



How’s about an NPC meet and greet?



And just some more random screenshots.
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