Fallout 76’s first end-game nuke launches, starts apocalyptic battle

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One of the biggest draws of Fallout 76 is the introduction of nuke launches, the player-triggered events that create both powerful enemies and great rewards. While the detonation of a nuke seemed inevitable, one day after the official game release, a group of Fallout 76 players has already fought in the most difficult armageddon possible.

Nukes, which can be thought of as Fallout 76’s version of raids, are not easy to facilitate. In order to detonate one, players must find a nuclear silo location and then gather the appropriate launch codes for the silo. These codes are randomly spawned by tough enemies, which means that it can take a significant amount of time to get everything you need just to start the event. It helps to group up,…

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