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For other characters named Frank in the Fallout series, see Frank.
Gametitle-VBThe following is based on Van Buren and has not been confirmed by canon sources.
I'm Frank. Until the Overseer arrives, I'm supposed to be running things here. I'm off to an awful bad start!

Frank is the underseer of Vault 1 in the Van Buren tech demo.[1]


Frank is in charge until the Overseer arrives, but things aren't going according to his plan. When the player arrives, the Vault's generator, life support system, and eyebot are not working.

Interactions with the player characterEdit

Interactions overviewEdit

General Services Quests
Companion: Icon cross
New Plague Carrier: Icon cross
Merchant: Icon cross
Doctor: Icon cross
Starts quests: Icon check
Turn life support on
Involved in quests: Icon cross

Other interactionsEdit

Turn life support on - When the Prisoner enters the Vault, Frank hopes that the player is the new Overseer, as the Vault's generator, life support system, and eyebot are not working. Frank advises and thanks the Prisoner if the player chooses to help repair the Vault's issues.


Apparel Weapon Other items On death
Vault 01 jumpsuit - - Vault 01 jumpsuit


Frank has not appeared nor is he mentioned in any published game. He was to appear only in Van Buren, the canceled Fallout 3 by Black Isle Studios, and can be found in the tech demo completed for the game. It is not certain if he will appear in any future Fallout game.


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