Needler pistol (Van Buren)

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For an overview of this weapon platform throughout the Fallout series, see Needler pistol.
Needler pistol
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Damage & attacks
Damage2 - 12 + 12
Damage TypeNormal
Attack Modes
SingleAction pointsIcon action.png AP: 4
RangeIcon range.png Range: ?
Ammunition
Ammo TypeHN Piston-Propelled Needle
Capacity3
Requirements
StrengthN/A
Hands1
Other
WeightN/A
ValueN/A
 
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Gametitle-VB.pngThe following is based on Van Buren and has not been confirmed by canon sources.

The needler pistol was supposed to be a small gun in Van Buren.

Background[edit | edit source]

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This former scientific tool, the Bringham needler uses hypodermic darts manufactured from hard plastic and is excellent at defeating armor.[1]

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

The Needler Pistol would reappear in Van Buren, with a very reduced ammunition capacity, but an immediate 12 points of damage. It also cut enemy armor resistances and thresholds in half.

Locations[edit | edit source]

The only person to use this weapon was to be Victor Presper, aboard Ballistic Orbital Missile Base 001.[2]

References

  1. Item description: "{38800}{}{Needler Pistol}"
    "{38801}{}{You suspect this Bringham needler pistol was once used for scientific field studies. It uses small hard-plastic hypodermic darts as ammo. Min ST: 3.}"
    (PRO ITEM.MSG (Fallout 2))
  2. Van Buren B.O.M.B.-001 design document. [1]
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