Fallout: New Vegas Modding Tools Are Available
Well that was fast. Just when you think you’ve gotten the hang of modern life, something happens to remind you that you’ll never be able to function at a level required by the emerging Internet group mind. Case in point, via PC Gamers is the news that barely 24 hours into the Fallout: New Vegas era, Obsidian has already blessed the fans with the release of some pretty comprehensive modding tools. Everyone, to your Playing-God Stations!
The latest version of the allusively named Garden of Eden Creation Kit comes with a ton of new tools for modding New Vegas, everything you’ll need to remake the apolcalyptic Nevada wasteland into something
better less apocalyptic, well it’s still Nevada, so it’s going to be a bombed out heck hole no matter what you do, but now, you can make it do whatever you want. Tools include:
* A more robust tool for object placement that can be used for rapid content creation.
* A manual system for optimizing areas using occlusion culling.
* Quest Objectives.
* New Dialogue Editor View and construct dialogue in a tree structure.
* Built-in support for low-intelligence dialogue options.
While you’re still getting the hang of things, why not check out our comprehensive New Vegas walkthrough?