Red Menace is a Pip-Boy game tape in Fallout 4 and Fallout 76, which serves as propaganda against Chinese communist forces. It was published by Vault-Tec Game Studios in 2053.


Selectable as a playable game on the Pip-Boy 3000 Mark IV, on the Inventory, Misc tab. The player must rescue Vault Girl from an anthropomorphic Chinese Flag by dodging bombs and jumping barrels while climbing the stairs, similar to Donkey-Kong and Donkey-Kong JR.



  • The evil Chinese propaganda character is seen on an issue of the Capitol Post in the official Fallout 3 trailer, in an article about Chinese forces invading Alaska.
  • The only power up in the game resembles a suit of power armor; it behaves very similarly to the hammer from the game's real-life counterpart.
  • The top 10 people on the terminal where the holotape is found are mostly console commands.
  • This is one of 2 holotape minigames in Fallout 4 (the other being Automatron) that don't come with a RobCo Fun magazine, but from a terminal.

Behind the scenesEdit

This game is a parody of the famous 1981 Nintendo arcade game Donkey Kong.

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