Arqade is a question and answer site for passionate videogamers on all platforms. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

What are the new perks in the Dead Money DLC for Fallout: New Vegas?

share|improve this question
up vote 3 down vote accepted

From the Wiki:

  • And Stay Back: Shotguns have a chance of knocking an enemy back
  • In Shining Armor: +5 Damage threshold against energy weapons when wearing metal armor, +2 when wearing when wearing reflective eyewear.
  • Junk Rounds: You can craft ammo from scrap metal and tin cans.
  • Light Touch: While wearing light armor, you get a +5% critical chance, and your enemies get a -25% critical chance against you.
  • Old World Gourmet: +25% addiction resistance. +50% health bonus from snack foods. Scotch, vodka and wine now give you health in addition to their normal effects.
  • Heavyweight: Weapons with a weight of more than 10 is cut in half. This does not affect weapons modded to under 10 weight.
share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.