Pugilism Illustrated is a skill book in Fallout: New Vegas.
Reading this book permanently increases the player's Unarmed skill by 3 points (4 with Comprehension).
With the add-on Old World Blues, this skill book can be crafted by the player.
- Note: the recipe is consumed as part of the crafting process - meaning only one book can be crafted.
Other than being crafted, the skill book can be found in the following locations.
|Closest map marker||Location description|
|Fisherman's Pride Shack||On the bedside table inside the shack.|
|Nipton Road Reststop||Inside the store lying on a shelf on the south wall in the middle of the room.|
|The Tops||Inside the Presidential suite in the Tops casino. Inside Pool Room on the tiny table in the corner.|
|Vault 11||Inside the living quarters, in female dorm #1, by the fallen dresser near a small sign on the ceiling that says "Ladies".|
|Villa ||Behind the fountain where you start the Dead Money add-on.|
|Wastewater Treatment Plant ||In the north-east corner of the third room, behind a set of tipped-over lockers.|