We've Moved! Just as Gamepedia has joined forces with Fandom, this wiki had joined forces with our Fandom equivalent. The wiki has been archived and we ask that readers and editors move to the now combined wiki on Fandom. Click to go to the new wiki.

Blood-Nap

From The Vault - Fallout Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Blood-Nap
Bowie knife.png
Bowie knife icon.png
Requirements
SkillMelee Weapons 50
Strength Req.4
Attack statistics
Dmg/Attack
30 (49.2)
DPS
110.8 (290.7)
Crit Dmg
45
Crit % Mult
x1.5
Attacks/Sec
3.7 (5.9)AP17
EffectBonus critical chance
Bonus critical damage
+10 Sneak
.5x weapon reach
Other
Weight1Value1999
Item HP100
Repair
Bowie knife
One-handed melee
Editor ID?
Base IDxx00a606
Perk Effects
Perks (dam.)
Cowboy
(+7.5)
Lord Death
(+1.2)
Perks (Att.)
Slayer
(+1.1)
 
Gametitle-FNV LR.png
Gametitle-FNV LR.png

Blood-Nap is a weapon in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on Lonesome Road.

Characteristics

Blood-Nap is a unique variant of the Bowie knife that does bonus critical damage, gives a bonus critical chance, and adds +10 to Sneak. Though odd for a weapon, this is simply meant to make it a more accessible improved holdout weapon, that can be concealed if the players Sneak skill is 40 or more (50 is the usual requirement).

Blood-Nap's special attack is "Blood-nap" in V.A.T.S., which only does 80% damage, but removes 10 action points from the cost.

Variants

Comparison

Name Dmg/att DPS Att/sec Crit mult Crit dmg AP cost Weight Item HP Value Stat Req. Notes
Bowie knife 23 85.3 3.7 x1.5 35 20 1 100 999 Melee Weapons:75 Strength:3 -
Blood-Nap 30 110.8 3.7 x1.5 45 17 1 100 1999 Melee Weapons:50 Strength:4 Sneak +10

Locations

Found in The Courier's Mile. This weapon becomes accessible only after first completing The Launch. It is found sticking out of a street lamp just to your left as you enter the area.

Notes

  • The weapon's Sneak bonus will be shown as "Activated" when the weapon is equipped, in an on-screen message.
  • It is one of the few unique weapons in New Vegas with the same appearance as its non-unique counterpart, but this is due to an oversight and not intended. See below for more details.
  • It may glow blue in dark areas.
  • Blood-Nap does more damage and has a higher DPS than even Chance's knife, making this an extremely formidable single-handed bladed weapon.

Behind the scenes

  • Blood-Nap may be a reference to Set from the original Fallout.
  • There remains in the files an unused texture that can only be assumed to be meant for the Blood-Nap, since it lacks a unique texture like near-all other unique weapons. See below for the texture applied to the Bowie knife.

Bugs

  • The weapon may sometimes clip with the players hand, showing part of the handle protruding through the knuckles when wielding the weapon.

Gallery