Zealous Evolutionary Nano Organism
You can't just say 'mods will fix it'.I mean, plenty of mods add to it, and there is a new DLC sized mod that came out recently.
Another one is in the works.
The settlement building is great especially with mods.
The minuteman annoying is stupid and iirc there are mods that fix that
Mods don't make a bad game excellent, they make a bad game passable. They enhance what was there. If the foundations are rotten, the structure will be as well.
And few want to spend a whole day sorting out their mod-list to play the outstanding...Fallout4 main questline involving factions that make no sense. X_X