Main article: Fallout 4 patches

Fallout 4 patch 1.5, or 1.06 on PS4[1], updates Fallout 4 to version 1.5.157, or 1.5.158 on PS4[2].

The update for PC was released on April 28, 2016 and is acquired via Steam.[3] The update was released on Xbox One and PS4 on May 6th, 2016.

Patch notesEdit

New featuresEdit

  • New Survival difficulty.
  • Survival adds additional challenges including no fast travel, saving only when sleeping, increased lethality, diseases, fatigue, danger and more. See the in-game Help menu for more details.
  • Characters set to Survival difficulty appear under their own character selection filter.
  • Third person camera movement improvements when player is close up against walls and other objects.
  • Drinking Buddy set to essential.

Gameplay fixesEdit

  • General stability and performance improvements.
  • Fixed rare crash related to reloading a save that relies on Automatron.
  • Fixed issue with the robot workbench camera not moving properly immediately after canceling out of the menu.
  • Fixed issue with perks being repeatedly added when reloading a saved game while in robot workbench.
  • Fixed issue with Ada not properly traveling to an assigned settlement.
  • Robots can now be assigned as settlement vendors.
  • Fixed issue with "Appropriation" where blueprints would not appear properly if the container had already been looted prior to getting the quest.
  • In "The Nuclear Option," entering the Institute using the targeting helmet on Power Armor no longer inadvertently causes the player to go into combat, and become stuck in the Institute.
  • Fixed distance check with Robotics Expert perk.
  • While in Workshop mode, if the Jump button is remapped, the Y or Triangle button can still be used to jump.
  • Fixed issue with "Defend the Castle" where speaking to Ronnie Shaw would not properly complete the quest.
  • During "The Nuclear Option," fast traveling away from the Institute immediately after inserting the relay targeting sequence holotape will no longer block progression.
  • Fixed issue where Workshop placed light bulbs would occasionally not light properly.
  • Fixed occasional flashing issue with entering and exiting Power Armor.
  • Fixed issue where terminals would not work properly after downloading and initializing an Add-On from the Add-Ons menu.

Other infoEdit

  • Adds support for Far Harbor add-on.[3]
  • Ability to delete downloadable content via the Add Ons menu.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 PS4 Update History for Fallout 4
  2. PS4 in-game settings menu
  3. 3.0 3.1 Fallout 1.5 update notes from
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