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Explosive ammunition is a type of ammunition that explodes upon impact, transforming chemical potential energy into explosive kinetic energy.

Fallout, Fallout 2

In Fallout and Fallout 2, the only types of explosive ammunition are the explosive rocket and the rocket AP.

Fallout 3

Explosives are almost always more powerful the closer a target is to the center of its blast radius in Fallout 3. This blast radius is known as the Area of Effect, or AoE.

Examples of explosive ammunition are the missiles that are used by the missile launcher and derivatives, and the mini nuke shell for the Fat Man catapult.

Fallout: New Vegas

Fallout: New Vegas has significant numbers of explosive ammo, such as:

Fallout 4

Explosive weapons in Fallout 4 include:

Fallout 76

Fallout Tactics

Fallout Tactics has several more kinds of explosive ammo types, including explosive rockets, rocket APs, rocket sabots, and 40mm grenades.

Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel

The only explosive ammunition in this game is the rocket, which can be fired by a Home-made rocket launcher or the improved version, the rocket launcher.