We have begun migration of most wikis to our new host, Amazon Web Services. All but the top 100 wikis are in read-only mode until the migration is complete. Estimated completion: TBD -- Update: Fri 10/20 11pm UTC - We have encountered some unexpected issues. Our staff is working around the clock to complete this process as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience.

Protonic inversal axe

From The Vault - Fallout Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Protonic inversal axe
Protonic axe icon.png
SkillMelee Weapons 55
Strength Req.5
Attack statistics
58 (80.6)
105.3 (204.9)
Crit Dmg
Crit % Mult
1.8 (2.5)AP25
Item HP250
Proton axe
Proton throwing axe
Protonic inversal throwing axe
Editor ID?
Base IDxx009701
Perk Effects
Perks (dam.)
Heavy Handed
Lord Death
Perks (Att.)
Gametitle-FNV OWB.png
Gametitle-FNV OWB.png

The protonic inversal axe is a weapon in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on Old World Blues.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

The protonic inversal axe is a variant of the proton axe, having a dark blue-violet blade, whitish capacitors, and a black handle. Compared to the standard proton axe, it deals increased damage and much more critical damage, in addition to being much more durable. It is a very effective melee weapon against just about any enemy, especially robots or power armor users.

The proton inversal axe has a special V.A.T.S. attack unlocked at 50 Melee Weapons skill called "Inversal Scarifier", which costs 35 AP, and deals double damage.

Variants[edit | edit source]

  • Proton axe, a less powerful, but more common variant.

Comparison[edit | edit source]

Name Dmg/att DPS Att/sec Crit mult Crit dmg AP cost Weight Item HP Value Stat Req.
Proton axe 50 95.5 1.9 x1 25 22 8 200 3500 Melee Weapons:50 Strength:5
Proton inversal axe 58 105.3 1.8 x1 45 25 8 250 4000 Melee Weapons:55 Strength:5

Locations[edit | edit source]

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • When any type of drug wears off, the blade of the axe is momentarily shifted to a yellow tone, before changing back to violet as the blur fades.

Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]

  • The technology used by this weapon appears to be similar to the electric weapons created in the Secret Vault by Vault-Tec.
  • The protonic inversal axe is based on the proton ax of Wasteland, the 1980s game which is considered to be Fallout's predecessor.

Bugs[edit | edit source]

  • When HDR is off in graphical option, the blade becomes pitch black.