How to get the free Fallout next-gen upgrade on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S


    With the official release of the Fallout 4 next-gen update announced a year ago, you might be curious as to how you can get it if you own a next-gen console. If so, here’s everything you need to know about this update.

    How to download the Fallout 4 next-gen update on consoles

    The method you download this next-gen update depends on the console you’re playing on. I’ll break down the console instructions, for your reference.

    How to download the Fallout 4 next-gen update on PS5

    If you own a PS5 and play digital version of Fallout 4go to your digital marketplace and search for Fallout 4. The next generation update is a separate listing from standard Fallout 4. All you need to do is press download on this separate list and the update will download on its own. Once this is done, that’s it. As simple as can be.

    If you have a Physical copy of Fallout 4 for PS5Before you can search for it in the digital store, you must insert the disc into your console first. After doing this, do the same as mentioned above and search for Fallout 4 in the store. Find the separate list and download it.

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    if you have Fallout 4 up to PS PlusCurrently, there is no way to get the next-gen upgrade for free. This is likely an oversight/mistake on Sony’s part, as players using Xbox’s counterpart service, Xbox Game Pass, can download the free next-gen upgrade as active subscribers. We will keep you updated on progress on this as this is likely to change in the near future.

    How to download the Fallout 4 next-gen update on Xbox X|S

    If you’re playing Fallout 4 on Xbox If not, you can force a manual update by selecting Fallout 4 from your library and choosing Manage games and add-ons. From here, select Updates and you should see the next-gen upgrade available to you.

    Players who use Xbox Game Pass You can follow the same instructions above to get the free next-gen upgrade.

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