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For an overview of this item's appearances, see Grognak the Barbarian.
For the main character of the comic series, see Grognak.

Grognak the Barbarian is a skill book in Fallout: New Vegas.


Main article: Grognak the Barbarian

Grognak the Barbarian is a series of comic books published by Hubris Comics in the mid-21st century. The comic books relate the adventures of the main character in a prehistoric world.


Reading this book permanently increases the player character's Melee Weapons skill by 3 points (4 with the Comprehension perk).


With the add-on Old World Blues, this skill book can be crafted by the player character.

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Grognak the Barbarian (1)
Note: The recipe is consumed as part of the crafting process, meaning only one book can be crafted.


Other than being crafted, the skill book can be found in the following locations.

Closest map markerLocation description
Cannibal Johnson's caveOn the mattress near the radio, close to the campfire
Cottonwood CoveInside Aurelius of Phoenix's office on the upper floor of the HQ, inside the nightstand next to the bed
Hidden supply caveResting on one of the large metal crates in the cave, sometimes behind the metal crates
Hopeville women's barracks Gametitle-FNV LRAt the back of the barracks on a small table under a ruined book
JacobstownLying in front of the oven, in the first bungalow to the north towards the lodge
Villa police station Gametitle-FNV DMInside the police station basement, on the floor in the room in the northwest corner in front of the filing cabinets


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