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Grognak the Barbarian is a skill book in Fallout 3.


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 comic book permanently increases one's Melee Weapons skill by 1 (2 with Comprehension).


Closest map markerLocation description
AndaleIn Smiths' basement, on right side of counter closest to the doorway. Must be stolen.
Bethesda ruinsIn Bethesda underworks, go down the stairs and into the side passage off of the train tracks, in a small room
Broadcast tower KB5In the small raider camp immediately southwest of the tower, buried beneath some tin cans in a box
Canterbury CommonsDerek Pacion carries one. Must be stolen.
Chaste Acres Dairy FarmOn second floor of the barn, lying next to a bed
Cliffside CavernIn the sniper nest in the main hall, at the base of one of the generators. (From the central platform with burn barrel and chessboard, it is the platform directly northeast. Bright lights - large generator - wooden housing. The book is on top of that housing.)
Clifftop shacksIn the northern shack. Beware of the super mutant master before the door.
Corvega factoryNorth-northwest of the Corvega factory is a sewer grate to drainage chambers. Go in, and into the room ahead to your right. The book is on the bookshelf straight ahead as you enter. (This is the Yankee Bravo radio signal origination point.)
Fort ConstantinePersonnel Offices, first floor, behind a Hard locked door
Georgetown WestWest: you can get here by running through Tepid sewers; it's on the second level of the building the super mutants are around, on a shelf with the ammunition crates.
Hubris ComicsIn the area where Mad Johnny Wes is located
MegatonIn Jericho's house. Must be stolen
MinefieldIn the Gillian house, upstairs on the child's bed
Museum stationOn a table near the Metro Central exit
Red Racer factoryOutside, immediately to the south, in a rusty shipping container of toxic waste barrels
Red Racer factoryOutside, to the north-northeast, at the Scavenger's bridge. It is on a shelf together with a Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual and a Duck and Cover! Must be stolen.
ScrapyardInside John's Treasure Box in the burned out bus near the red railroad car NW of the building that is north of the Office (not the same red car where Dogmeat is found). You can get the key from the random encounter "More Than Just Scrap," or you can just pick the lock (hard).
Statesman HotelIn the restaurant, on the shelves in the middle of the main room, on the other side of the bar
Temple of the UnionIn the raider camp on the highway nearby, on a table in one of the shacks. (Only available after finishing the Head of State and The Waters of Life quests.)
Tenleytown/Friendship stationFriendship half. In a small office. Check two sets of lockers: it is placed on the top left shelf.
The Silver Lining Drive-InOn a table in a nearby shack
Vault 101A copy will be given to you by Amata in Growing Up Fast during your birthday party. If you don't use it during this quest, it will be in the dresser in your room when you start the Escape! quest.
Vault-Tec headquartersOn a desk on the top floor of the Vault-Tec Office
Vernon Square NorthIn Metro Junction. It's halfway down to the platform, a board leads over the railing, and there is a table with a lamp below.
Yao guai tunnelsOn a ledge accessible after passing through the yao guai den next to a raider corpse


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