Dec 15th Note - The main branch of SteamVR has been updated to patch issues with Fallout 4. Using the beta branch can now create an error where the keyboard doesn't pop up during the character naming process. If you have difficulty naming your character, be sure to opt-out of the SteamVR beta.
Bethesda and Valve have identified a bug affecting the way Fallout 4 initializes that can cause blurriness and other graphical issues on some systems. They have generated a patch to help address these issues. This information has been pulled from a Steam Community thread that can be accessed in full here.
We’ve identified a fix for those of you experiencing blurriness/low resolution in Fallout 4 VR. There is a beta update now available on Steam.
Please see below for the list of patch notes that reflect what’s addressed in this beta update.
Fixed an issue that would affect the in-game resolution based on desktop resolution
Increased default application supersampling value from 1.0 to 1.4x -- To change this value up or down to adjust performance or quality, add the following to your Fallout4Custom.ini in My Games/Fallout4VR: [VRDisplay] fRenderTargetSizeMultiplier=< your value >
Fixed an issue where players would be unable to use the world rotate functionality while commanding companions
To opt-in to the Steam beta update please follow the instructions here:
How to access the Steam Beta:
Log into Steam.
Right Click on Fallout 4 VR in your Library.
A drop down menu will appear. Select Fallout 4 VR Update 126.96.36.199
Wait for the game to update.
When done, Fallout 4 VR Update 188.8.131.52 should appear in your Library.