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For the skill of the same name in Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel, see Fortune Finder (Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel).
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Fallout/Fallout 2Fortune Finder
Fallout 3Fortune Finder
Fallout: New VegasFortune Finder
Fallout 4Fortune Finder
Fallout 76Fortune Finder
Fallout: The Roleplaying GameFortune Finder
Fallout: The Board GameFortune Finder
This is an overview article, listing content appearing across multiple games.

Fortune Finder is a perk in Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas, Fallout 4, Fallout 76, Fallout: The Board Game, and Fallout: The Roleplaying Game.


Fallout and Fallout 2

Gameplay articles: Fallout, Fallout 2

The perk has a single rank, and improves the amount of money found during random encounters. The requirements to obtain the perk are the same in both games.

Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas

Gameplay articles: Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas

Similar to the first two games, the perk has a single rank and affects the amount of caps found. However, it is no longer tied to only random encounters, instead affecting a wide variety of containers found in the world.

Fallout 4

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Gameplay article: Fallout 4

Carrying over the idea of the previous two games, the perk was expanded to four ranks, with each rank increasing the amount of caps found in containers. In addition, the fourth rank grants a chance for killed enemies to ocassionally explode into a shower of caps.

Fallout 76

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Gameplay article: Fallout 76

The perk was completely overhauled, it no longer affects the amount of caps found. Instead an audio clue is played whenever the player is in range of a nearby caps stash. For this game, the perk's previous functionality was somewhat preserved by the Cap Collector perk.

Fallout: The Roleplaying Game

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Similar to Fallout 4, the perk directly influences the amount of caps gained. It has three ranks, with each rank increasing both the level requirement by four and the number of dice that can be rolled.

Fallout: The Board Game

Gameplay article: Fallout: The Board Game

A single rank perk, that can be discarded in order to gain caps.