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For an overview of this item's appearances, see Pugilism Illustrated.


Pugilism Illustrated is a skill book in Fallout: New Vegas.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

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

Crafting[edit | edit source]

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

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

Locations[edit | edit source]

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

Closest map markerLocation description
Fisherman's Pride shackOn the bedside table, inside the shack
Nipton Road reststopInside the store, lying on the wooden shelf on the left upon entering, close to the counter
The TopsInside the presidential suite, inside the pool room, on the tiny table in the corner
Vault 11Inside the living quarters, in the first female dorm, by the fallen dresser near a small sign on the ceiling that says "ladies"
Villa Dead MoneyBehind the fountain at the entrance of the Dead Money add-on
Wastewater treatment plant Lonesome Road (add-on)In the northeast corner of the third room, behind a set of tipped-over lockers

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