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Fallout 76's VATS makes it tough for the Mysterious Stranger to be mysterious

Christopher Livingston

I leveled up in Fallout 76 today and immediately scrolled through my Luck perk cards, as I always do. There are other attributes in my SPECIAL that need far more attention, but I always begin with Luck, because ever since I first stepped out of the Vault I've been looking for one perk card in particular. And today, I found it. Finally! The Mysterious Stranger!

He's appeared in Fallout 3, 4, and New Vegas: the trench coat wearing gentleman of intrigue who, if you've got the perk, randomly appears while you're using VATS, suavely opens fire at your enemy with his revolver, and then totally ghosts you. He's just so cool. Here's a clip of him doing his thing in Fallout 4. (Gif made from this Mysterious Stranger compilation video on YouTube. )

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