With the release of mod support for Fallout 4 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 users have been waiting anxiously for Bethesda to release Fallout 4 mods on PlayStation 4.
However, recently Fallout 4 director, Tod Howard, admitted that the development team is facing size limitations and licensing issues with the Fallout 4 mods on PlayStation 4. Now Bethesda has officially announced the actual size limit for Fallout 4 mods on PlayStation 4 and other issues.
The mods for Fallout 4 on PlayStation 4 are limited to 900 MB as opposed to the 2 GB size limit on Xbox One.
Bethesda has recommended to modders to not upload mods larger than 900 MB, and assured the fans that the development team is working with Sony to overcome this issue and increase the size limit.
The mod support for Fallout 4 on PlayStation 4 comes with Creation Kit update 1.5.4, which also includes some bug fixes.
The full list of issues for Fallout 4 mods on PlayStation 4 is below.
- PC textures are used. Memory and performance issues may occur. We are working with Sony on optimal texture exporting support in a future update.
- Sound files are currently not supported. PS4 sound format is a proprietary format. We are working with Sony on sound file processing support in a future update.
- PS4 Mod Storage limit is approximately 900 MB at present. Please do not upload mods larger than 900 MB. We are working with Sony to increase this limit.
Bethesda has also announced that a close beta for Fallout 4 mods on PlayStation 4 is almost ready, and those modders who have uploaded PS4 mods on Bethesda.net will be invited to PS4 Mods Closed Beta forums so that they can help with testing.
Fallout 4 mods on Xbox one were a huge hit according to Bethesda, and the developer promised new features will soon be arriving for Fallout 4 on Xbox One. According to the company Xbox One traffic was 50 times more compared to the initial launch of mods on PC.