Fallout Shelter Receives Major Update

Bethesda is releasing its biggest ever update for the popular app, Fallout Shelter, which includes the use crafting, a barbershop, and even adds more to the dog and cats feature.

The update is scheduled to be released this week. Since the release of the app in June 2015, Bethesda has consistently supported the game with new and enticing content.

Previous Fallout Shelter updates have included Photo Mode, cloud support, and pets. Themed updates for holidays have also been released on Halloween and Thanksgiving.

Bethesda said that they have “many more” in the works when speaking about future updates today.

Fallout Shelter Update 1.4 Details:

Descriptions written by Bethesda

Turn junk into useful items! Introducing… crafting!
New Rooms! Build the new Weapon and Armor crafting rooms and use them to create your own items in game!
Lunchboxes now contain a bonus 5th card: Junk! Trust us–it’s more useful than it sounds. Lucky wasteland explorers may also find junk on their adventures.
Take the Overseer role to the next level. Build the new Barbershop and customize the look of any Dweller.
Keep up with the latest fashions! Find new Outfits and Weapons straight from Fallout 4 in lunchboxes, or craft them yourself!
Because four-legged companions bring overwhelming happiness, we’ve added new Dogs and Cats, and are introducing… Parrots! Plus, new Pet bonuses!


Time of day is now properly reflected. Because authentic Vault simulation is our #1 goal!
Fallout Bethesda’s Todd Howard said partly due to the success of Fallout Shelter, the developer has plans to make even more mobile games. These have not been announced, however.