FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) – Local gamers are rejoicing as Fallout 76 was released!
Fallout 76 takes place in the year 2102 in a world called Appalachia.
The game takes places in West Virginia with all the historic landmarks such as the new river gorge, the west entrance of the greenbrier, and the state capital. In Fayetteville, game stop released the game early and gamers were already piling in to get their copy.
“There’s a little bit of discrepancy in you know where the places are placed. But with the game this size just the fact that there are locations from West Virginia in the game is really exciting,” said Store Manager Chad Moore
“The geography is a little bit off, I watched my sister and her husband play the beta of the game and my barber he’s played too, the beta he said hat walked to Charleston from Summersville in 20min,” said Smiley Weatherford of Summersville
In Charleston, the State Tourism Office held a launch party from 2-4 the day of the release to allow guest to play the game.