After delays and at one point a cancellation, mod support is finally available for Fallout 4 on PlayStation 4. An update for the game is now live, which also includes various fixes as you can see in the patch notes below.
- General optimizations and performance improvements
- Fixed an issue in which some sound effects would not persist after reloading in an area
- Resolved an occasional crash when exiting to the Main Menu, and trying to start a New Game
- Fixed an issues with spaces in Mods search queries
- Cannot rate “WIP” Work in Progress Mods, and Mods can now only be rated after they have been downloaded
- Doubled the amount of browse-able tiles in the Mods menu
- Fixed a rare crash that would occur when a Mod had an unexpected data structure
- Fixed an issue in which Library and/or Favorite Mods categories would not display correctly in specific situations
- Fixed an issue in which some Mods images would not load when scrolling quickly
- A Sentry Bot firing dual Gatling Lasers will no longer cause the audio to cut out
So if you’re a Fallout 4 PS4 owner, this is your chance to experience the game with mods, just remember part of the compromise between Bethesda and Sony was that mods couldn’t use any external assets.