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Tuco Ramirez

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Tuco Benedicto Pacifico Juan Maria Ramirez
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Biography and appearance
RaceHuman, Hispanic
AffiliationMercenary Raiders
LocationMercenary Raiders cave
Dialogue FileCOMBATAI.MSG line 12100 on
QuestsDeliver Lynette's holodisk to Westin in NCR.
SPECIALStrength: 8
Perception: 7
Endurance: 8
Charisma: 5
Intelligence: 5
Agility: 8
Luck: 5
Derived StatsHit points: 85
Armor class: 28
Action points: 9
Carry weight: 225
Unarmed damage: 0
Melee damage: 3
Sequence: 14
Healing rate: 2
Experience points: 230
Normal DT/DR: 5/40%
Laser DT/DR: 8/60%
Fire DT/DR: 4/30%
Plasma DT/DR: 4/50%
Electrical DT/DR: 2/50%
EMP DT/DR: 0/500%
Explode DT/DR: 6/40%
Tag SkillsSmall Guns: 90%
Big Guns: 90%
Unarmed: 90%
Melee Weapons: 90%
Throwing: 70%
Proto id00000358 (Mercenary Captain)

I eat punks like you for breakfast, and lunch

Tuco Ramirez (full name Tuco Benedicto Pacifico Juan Maria Ramirez) is a mercenary captain working for John Bishop in Fallout 2.


Tuco is one of the three mercenary captains of the private military company hired by the head of the Bishops to harass Vault City. Along with his two compatriots, Blondie and Angel-Eyes, he forms the top echelon that has access to detailed records of their dealings with the head of the Bishops.

Interactions with the player character

Interactions overview

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This character is involved in quests.



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Combat armor
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Assault rifle + x50 5mm JHP
Combat knife
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Carried items
$ 78
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Drops on death

Behind the scenes

Tuco is a cultural reference to Eli Wallach's character from the western The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.


Tuco appears only in Fallout 2.