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The Great Bear grenade rifle is a unique weapon in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on Lonesome Road.


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It has the appearance of a grenade rifle, but with a blue American Army-like symbol on the stock.


The Great Bear grenade rifle can fire a total of about 1245 standard rounds from full condition before breaking.



Icon melee- Weapon name (melee or unarmed)Icon sequence- Attacks in V.A.T.S.
Icon gun- Weapon name (gun, energy or explosive)Icon action- Action point cost
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Icon dps- Damage per secondIcon spread- Weapon spread
Icon explosion- Area of effect damageAssault carbine extended magazines- Magazine capacity (shots per reload)
Icon effect- Effect damage & durationIcon repair- Durability (number of attacks before breaking)
Icon bonus effect- Bonus effectsIcon weight- Weight
Icon attack- Attacks per secondIcon merchant- Value in caps
Icon chance- Critical chance % multiplierIcon ratio- Value to weight ratio
Icon critical damage- Critical damageIcon ability- Skill required
Icon crit effect- Critical effect damage & durationIcon fist- Strength required
Icon plus- With all mods attached
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Mercenary's grenade rifle Gametitle-FNV CS2
Red Victory grenade rifle Gametitle-FNV LR2
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In the gun case located near Colonel Royez in the Long 15. It can be obtained only if the Courier chooses to launch the missiles at the NCR, or both the NCR and the Legion during The Apocalypse.


  • The Great Bear grenade rifle originally appeared as cut content texture and meshes in the game files of Old World Blues, named as scorpion rifle, along with the projectiles.
  • The only way to access this weapon is to nuke the NCR at the end of Lonesome Road.
  • This weapon is heavier than the Red Victory grenade rifle but makes up for it by doing more contact damage with its grenades.
  • This weapon is not affected by Grunt.

Behind the scenesEdit

The Great Bear grenade rifle is based on the real world M79[1], a U.S. grenade launcher from the early sixties.



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