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Heavy Gunner is a Strength-based perk in Fallout 4.


The Heavy Gunner perk increases the damage dealt by heavy weapons such as miniguns, missile launchers, Fat Man, etc.


Rank Requirements Description Form ID
1 STR 5 Thanks to practice and conditioning, heavy guns do 20% more damage. 0004A0D6
2 STR 5, LVL 11 Heavy guns now do 40% more damage, and have improved hip fire accuracy. 0004A0D7
3 STR 5, LVL 21 Heavy guns now do 60% more damage. Hip fire accuracy is increased even more. 0004A0D8
4 STR 5, LVL 35 Heavy guns now do 80% more damage and have a chance to stagger your opponent. 00065E2A
5 STR 5, LVL 47 Heavy guns now do double damage. 00065E2B

Affected weapons


For explosive heavy weapons, Heavy Gunner also increases explosives damage. This stacks with the Demolition Expert perk and taking both to their highest rank will result in 4 times damage (2 x 2).