Fallout Shelter

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Fallout Shelter
Fallout Shelter cover
Bethesda Game Studios
Behaviour Interactive
Behaviour Santiago
Bethesda Softworks
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows July 14, 2016
Fallout Shelter at Wikipedia
Fallout 1997
Fallout 2 1998
Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel 2001
Fallout 3 2008
Fallout: New Vegas 2010
Fallout 4 2015
Fallout Shelter 2016
Fallout 4 VR 2017
Fallout 76 2018

Key points

Port of the mobile version.

General information

Official site
Steam Community Discussions


Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Bethesda\Fallout Shelter\
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/588430/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\FalloutShelter\
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/588430/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Settings (Main Menu)
Settings (Main Menu)
Settings (In-game)
Settings (In-game)
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
If you zoom-out too much and pan the screen, you move out of the map.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped to 60 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Hotkeys settings
Hotkeys settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sounds & Music.
Surround sound
3.1 output since Patch 1.11
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
All dialogue is text-only.
Fan translation by «Tolma4 Team»

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 2.83 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTS 250
AMD Radeon HD 6970


  1. Unity engine build: 5.4.4f1[1][2]
  2. 2.0 2.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/588430/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (588430) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.