For an overview of all gauntlets, see Gauntlets.
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mantis gauntlet is a unarmed weapon in .
Fallout: New Vegas
Visually, the weapon consists of a severed
mantis foreleg, fitted to the wielder's forearm and reinforced with metal bars and leather straps. A handle on the "blade" allows stability.
V.A.T.S. Special Attacks
Legend - Type of attack - Skill required - Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. - Action point cost - Damage per action point - Additional effects
Normal 0 60 22 2.73 Stomp 50 120 20 6 Only on knocked down enemies Uppercut 50 69 20 3.45 Cross 75 66 20 3.3 2.5x damage to limbs
Note: Unarmed weapons do double normal damage in V.A.T.S.
The mantis gauntlet can successfully strike about 245 times from full
condition before breaking.
Legend - Weapon name (melee or unarmed) - Attacks in V.A.T.S. - Weapon name (gun, energy or explosive) - Action point cost - Damage per attack (damage per projectile) - Damage per action point - Damage per second - Weapon spread - Area of effect damage - Magazine capacity (shots per reload) - Effect damage & duration - Durability (number of attacks before breaking) - Bonus effects - Weight - Attacks per second - Value in caps - Critical chance % multiplier - Value to weight ratio - Critical damage - Skill required - Critical effect damage & duration - Strength required - With all mods attached
: Note Unarmed damage is doubled in V.A.T.S.
The mantis gauntlet is found very commonly at higher levels in the
add-on, often used by the Honest Hearts White Legs.
Honest Hearts, the mantis gauntlet is rarely sold by certain weapons vendors, particularly those dealing in very rare items:
The mantis gauntlet was to be a crafted weapon, similar to the deathclaw gauntlet from . Several resources, including an item called Fallout 3 schematics - mantis scythe point to this, though the inconsistency of the remaining resources as well as their only partial implementation make the specifics unclear.
The mantis gauntlet had its DT bypassing effect removed in a patch.