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With the Wasteland Workshop, design and set cages to capture live creatures – from raiders to Deathclaws! Tame them or have them face off in battle, even against your fellow settlers. The Wasteland Workshop also includes a suite of new design options for your settlements like nixie tube lighting, letter kits, taxidermy and more!— Official description

Wasteland Workshop is the second add-on for Fallout 4, and focuses on the workshop feature. It adds a number of new world objects, and the ability to build arenas to stage fights for captured humans and creatures.

Release and availability[]

Wasteland Workshop was released at a price of $4.99 worldwide on April 12, 2016, with the exception of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 releases for Asia which were released on April 19, 2016.[1]

Settlement objects[]

See Fallout 4 settlement objects for a complete list of all settlement objects from this and other add-ons, as well as the base game.

  • Power
    • Generators
    • Lights
      • Cage wall light
      • Street light
      • Traffic light
      • Table lamp blue
      • Yellow table lamp
      • Ceiling light
      • Wall light
      • Fancy wall light
      • String of lights
      • Fluorescent light
      • Subway light
      • Track light
      • Track light ground
    • Miscellaneous
      • Lightbox
    • Neon
      • White
      • Red
      • Orange
      • Yellow
      • Green
      • Blue
      • Purple
      • Signs


The add-on includes two new concrete shipments, which at the equivalent of one cap per unit, are significantly cheaper than the shipment of 50 units in the base game, at three caps per unit.

Name Value Weight Editor ID Form ID
Shipment of concrete - 100 100 0 DLC02shipment Concrete 100 xx000E7F
Shipment of concrete - 200 200 0 DLC02shipment Concrete 200 xx000E80


Name Requirement Achievement points Trophy type PC/PS4 Image Xbox Image
Docile Have 5 tamed creatures in a settlement 15 Gamerscore Bronze WW Docile trophy Docile Xbox achievement
Instigator Start a spectated arena fight in a settlement 15 Gamerscore Bronze WW Instigator trophy Instigator Xbox achievement
Trapper Build one of every cage type 20 Gamerscore Bronze WW Trapper trophy Trapper achievement


  • To be able to construct all the new items, the player character will need one point in the Animal Friend and Wasteland Whisperer perks, and four points in the Science! perk.
  • When trapping and releasing animals it is best to remember that even with the Beta Wave Emitter they will be hostile to each other if they're not in the same species.


PCPC Playstation 4Playstation 4 Xbox OneXbox One Concrete roofs and floors will not register as solid objects, during rain storms the texture will show wet floors and objects inside of concrete built house. This will diminish happiness for settlers, being the same as having their beds out facing the elements.[verified]


Official trailer[]


  1. Bethesda.net
  2. Requires The Nuclear Option to have been completed with any faction, and the evacuation order to have been given.
Wasteland Workshop