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Ghoul crazy
Naglowaa se.gif
LocationNew California
VariantsCrazies
Glow crazies
Technical
Dialogue FileECCRAZY.MSG
 
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Ghoul crazies are creatures in Fallout 2.

Background[edit | edit source]

These ghouls have lost their minds – however the cause – and now shamble the wastes until they are killed.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

Biology[edit | edit source]

The following section is transcluded from Feral ghoul. To modify, please edit the source page.

The degeneration into a feral state (referred to as ferocious post-necrotic dystrophy) is not fully understood. It is known that it is a result of a degeneration of the brain (which is not affected by the regenerative mutation of the spinal cord) and emerges following the atrophy of higher brain functions, accompanied by an increased level of aggression and appetite. When the loss of capacity for thought is complete, a ghoul is considered feral.[1][2] The factors that may cause a ghoul to enter this state are unclear, but anti-social or isolated ghouls are more susceptible to it.[3] Exposure to intense radiation may also be a factor – feral ghouls have no body heat and emit lethal levels of radiation, indicating that feral ghouls are for all intents and purposes dead, their functions sustained only by their high irradiation. This allows them to survive for centuries, relying only on the energy provided by radiation – at the expense of a horrifying, emaciated appearance. Understandably, the process is irreversible.[4][5]

Gameplay attributes[edit | edit source]

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Variants[edit | edit source]

Crazies[edit | edit source]

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Ghoul crazies have degenerated to the point of hardly posing a threat by themselves, yet sport a high endurance, and are typically found in packs.

Name (Proto ID)StatisticsDT/DRAbilities
Crazies
00000226
Experience pointsIcon XP.png
165
Health pointsIcon heart.png
53
Healing rateIcon healing.png
2
Armor classIcon shield bronze.png
14
SequenceIcon sequence.png
10
Action pointsIcon action.png
8
MeleeIcon melee.png
1
ChanceIcon chance.png
9%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: NormalIcon damage.png
0-20%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: LaserIcon laser.png
0-20%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: FireIcon fire.png
0-10%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: PlasmaIcon plasma.png
0-10%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: ElectricalIcon electrical.png
0-30%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: ExplosiveIcon explosion.png
0-20%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: EMPIcon EMP.png
0-500%

Glow crazies[edit | edit source]

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Almost identical to their standard ghoul crazies counterpart, the glow crazies are easily distinguished by the glow coming off of their bodies from the unusually high amounts of radiation emanating internally.

Name (Proto ID)StatisticsDT/DRAbilities
Glow crazies
00000228
Experience pointsIcon XP.png
135
Health pointsIcon heart.png
50
Healing rateIcon healing.png
2
Armor classIcon shield bronze.png
13
SequenceIcon sequence.png
14
Action pointsIcon action.png
7
MeleeIcon melee.png
1
ChanceIcon chance.png
8%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: NormalIcon damage.png
0-20%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: LaserIcon laser.png
0-20%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: FireIcon fire.png
0-10%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: PlasmaIcon plasma.png
0-10%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: ElectricalIcon electrical.png
0-30%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: ExplosiveIcon explosion.png
0-20%
Damage Threshold/Damage Resistance: EMPIcon EMP.png
0-500%

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Ghoul crazies appear only in Fallout 2.

References

  1. Fallout 4 loading screen hints: "While they can easily be mistaken for zombies, Feral Ghouls are actually horribly irradiated humans whose brains have rotted away, causing madness."
  2. Tenpenny Tower terminals; Exploration Database, Feral Ghouls
  3. Underworld terminals; Research Terminal, Study Of Ferocious Post-Necrotic Dystrophy
  4. The Lone Wanderer: "I need more details... What's the breach all about?"
    M.A.R.Go.T.: "Internal visual sensing equipment is detecting numerous unidentified persons in the southeast tunnels area. The individuals have damaged metro equipment and refused dialogue with our security units. In accordance with U.S. Security Statute A567/B, the use of deadly force has been authorized."
    The Lone Wanderer: "Can you tell me more about these unidentified persons?"
    M.A.R.Go.T.: "My apologies. My sensing equipment in that area must be damaged. My equipment indicates the persons possess no internal body heat and are emitting lethal levels of radiation."
    (M.A.R.Go.T.'s dialogue)
  5. Little Yangtze terminals; Little Yangtze Log Terminal, Elijah's Journal - Day 2