Fallout 76’s Stash restrict is getting elevated by 200 within the sport’s December 4th replace, Bethesda introduced on Tuesday.
Bethesda knowledgeable gamers of the following replace’s contents in a submit on the Fallout website the place the developer acknowledged gamers’ requests for communication and their frustrations with the sport. Starting a brand new sequence of articles referred to as “Inside the Vault,” Bethesda stated it might be posting articles “regularly” to maintain gamers up to date on what’s being labored on.
The first of those articles handled the contents of a patch approaching December 4th the place Stash limits are being elevated. Bethesda promised a extra complete set of patch notes nearer to the time the replace is launched, an replace that’s stated to incorporate efficiency and stability enhancements together with stability modifications and bug fixes, however the article previewed a number of the notable matters being addressed within the replace. One of probably the most significant elements of the replace that gamers will see within the subsequent patch is an will increase Stash dimension that caps the Stashes at 600 as a substitute of 400.
“We know a lot of you’ve got been asking for an adjustment to the Stash storage restrict, and we’re completely happy to share that we’re growing it from 400 to 600,” Bethesda introduced in its article. “While that is considerably conservative, we plan to extend the storage cap additional as soon as we confirm that this variation won’t negatively impression the steadiness of the sport.”
The choice to extend Stash dimension and the acknowledgement that the change is “considerably conservative” echo earlier feedback from Bethesda about why the restrict was solely 400 each throughout the beta and when the sport launched. Players stated throughout the beta that they have been already operating out of room for his or her gadgets, and Bethesda stated after the sport’s launch that the restrict was there for technical causes.
“The present restrict is there for technical causes, to cap the variety of gadgets the sport is monitoring on this planet, together with each container and stash,” Bethesda stated. “We imagine we have now some concepts in each the short- and long-term that can deal with the scale with out risking stability, however that is one we have to take our time on to verify it’s performed proper.”
Fallout 76’s final replace, the one launched on November 19th with common efficiency enhancements and fixes, was a sizeable one which totaled round 47 GB. Bethesda acknowledged in Tuesday’s article that downloading the replace was a “irritating expertise” for a lot of gamers and stated its engaged on decreasing patch sizes shifting ahead.