Fallout 4: Far Harbor is game which is an expansion pack of 2015 video game called Fallout 4. The developer is Bethesda Game studio while it was published by the Bethesda Softworks. It was announced in 2016 for Xbox One, Playstation 4 and Microsoft Windows. For the expansion, a player character has to be recruited by the detective agency called Valentine and he works in what was called Commonwealth. He wants him to help with the investigation about a disappearance of a small girl under the name of Kasumi who was living in the remote place of the Commonwealth.
The Far Harbor as the base game Fallout 4, it may be played in the third or first person perspective. A player is the one to control the protagonist while doing the investigation at the Island and on the landmass off a coast of Maine where this city of Far Harbor is found. The V.A.T.S system is found over main game. The V.A.T.S can slow down the combat in the real-time. The Far Harbor Main gameplay is about puzzle and quest. After finishing with the sidequests of the game, the player is going to be given the main fictional currency in the franchise, the Nuka-Cola Bottles and the Bottle caps with experience points. You can find different puzzle sections like directing the lasers in order to hit a designed target or building using the blocks.
The Far Harbor got announced to be released in just 3 months after the Fallout 4 release and it was influenced by the Feedback of the player at the dialogue system of the players. Development team also found out that there was interest of the players to get expansion which would add more explorable territories within the game.
The Fallout Harbor game is the expansion pack of action role playing for Single Player video game fallout 4 and it has the same base game for which the player character who is a sole survivor has to find the lost family. The game has its character enlisted by a Valentine Detective Agency. It is the company that runs by a detective called Nick Valentine in order to investigate a certain appearance but this time it is for a young girl under the name of Kasumi. The two, the expansion of the game and the base game have the ability of swapping between first-person or a third person perspective. An expansion has been set in the radioactive-smog smothered island and it is found in the version of the Bar Harbor of Fallouts and in the city of Maine called Hancock County. Contrary to the iterations of Fallout series, the game has three factions now and it consists both the no player character but who are violent and the peaceful characters that are already found in the Far Harbor. Within the expansion of the game, there are puzzle and quest sections. When the player completes quests, it will depend on the level of the investigation he has to do. There is a quick completion through killing another character and it is not a simplest option. Through completing many-side quests, a player may find his options in resolving things in a peaceful manner. When there is a peaceful route, then there is a need to have the compromises including that of keeping the secrets. With some puzzle section, a player may be required to direct the lasers in order to hit the designed targets while in others, the player will have to build the blocks in the same way as Minecraft. The Puzzle section has not been featured in the Fallout 4 and they are new to the expansion. After completing the side quests, an assisted faction can reward the protagonist using Fictional currencies and bottle caps. The player character will also get the experience points. There are some quests that include the investigation for minor mysteries and it includes retrieving the missing items, to solve the disagreement or to clear out monster-infested places.
Among the gameplay that was found with the new game is the VATS also known as Vault-Tec Assisted Targeting system. Even if while using the VATS, the combat in the real time may be slowed down, it allows a player to choose where he has to shoot such enemy. This may be used strategically, and shooting enemies through the head will lead to immediate death and while shooting them in the legs, it makes them to slow down. The weapons available may be shot at like disarming enemies and using the VATS, which lowers Stamina or Action Points of a Player. In order to use even more Stamina Hungry action, a player has to be able to regenerate. Using of Power Armor can lead to the action points to be diminished faster while in the combat. A Pip-boy which is a small computer that it is strapped at the wrist of a character, it plays a role in the Fallout 4 and on Far Harbor. It has the menu for which the player may access in order to view the items, data and statistics. If the player visits the Far Harbor, a Pip-boy gets the signal from the detective agency of Valentine.
How to play Fallout 4: Far Harbor
Fallout 4’s HUD alerts the player about the enemy using Red capital letters that he is facing the giant hermit crab before even being able to see it. However, the Hermit crabs are not the only giants that you may find in this game. There are the mutated playing mantises known as fog crawlers, the towering queens, the deathclaws and the host of the giants fog or lizard monsters that live in the new landmass. The island where people are, in its own are big and they have a sizable story that match it. It starts when you are listening to detective agency Radio signals of Valentine and it summons you to come to the Diamond City in order to get a new case which involves a teenager girl that had disappeared and had gone missing away of the home.
It is not clear if she has been abducted or if she is a runaway. However, you should use her as an excuse to take you away of the harbor and you will forget about her when you reach the harbor and become embroiled in a tumultuous relationship in the three factions of the island. This island is found under the radioactive fog and it poses the threat to the human residents and the fishermen of the harbor. At the island, there are children of Atom who worship radiation and they wish to see that it smoothers the lives out of the people at the island. There is a colony of the escaped synths that want to get a fresh start while hoping to make peace with other camps.
Everything in the game, needs you to start happening since the population of the two groups can stand around while doing nothing in order to help other people and to see how they have weighed down by many caps is it is time to retrieve the items that are missing, to clear out the monsters nests and to solve out the problem even if they are squabbles. They can also investigate the minor mysteries in their quest. Main quest is about finding the resolution of the feud that it is found between the Atom and Far Harbor together with the discovery of a true nature of robot refuge for mysterious synth helming. It is good to take Nick Valentine to this quest since there are some story concerns that are about his mysterious origin.
When you are playing, you will have to enter into the computer simulation in order to recover the protected data. It is like a puzzle where you have to put up the blocks and to bridge a gap and to battle the automated defenses or reflect the beam of the light within the cubes so that you can get the access at the file. This is not a bad idea because it is like it is a goofy computer simulation and beam puzzles. However, it is based on the placement of the first person system that comes from the 4 settlements for the building of Fallout 4. Visuals of simulations are normally dull and the AI is not working properly. The good news is that there are not that much levels that you may have to suffer too much through. It is enjoyable to explore the island since it is shrouded in a mist while it is marshy, gloomy and it is prone to the radiation