You are more alert outdoors and enemies are less likely to sneak up on you. With this Perk you get a +3 to your perception in random encounters when determining placement.”— In-game description, Fallout 2
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This perk increases the character's Perception by 3 points during random encounters, for the purpose of determining they are placed from hostile critters. Unless the player character dies whenever someone sneezes at them, the perk is best avoided.