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Volition has added official mod support to the open world sandbox action game.

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Saints Row 4 developer Volition has announced via the Steam Community that official Steam Workshop support for Saints Row 4 on PC is live. The game, which did not have proper, official modding support at launch, has been upgraded through what the developer calls a labour of love:

“There were many challenges in implementing Steam Workshop support since the game was not originally designed to support modding. A handful of dedicated Volition devs worked on this in their free time to update the engine and remove memory restrictions, as well as finding a way for individual mods to interact and work correctly with each other without the need for running special tools. It was all a labor of love for our fans, and we're incredibly excited to see the crazy content you come up with!”

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Volition also worked with external community members to create and refine the official Saints Row mod tools, which can be found here. Third-party modding tutorials are also available, which detail how to extract, edit, and re-upload base game files.

The developer notes that mods are only currently supported in the Windows PC version of the game, not Linux – however, support for the later is due at some point in the future. Saints Row 4 itself is currently on sale on Steam for US$3.74 – so there’s never been a better time to start modding it.

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CyborgParrot
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About Time.

I look forward to what the Community can Create, I just hope Achievements don't get Disabled while using Mods.

I'm ******* looking at you Bethesda and Croteam.

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