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The Vault - Fallout Wiki
This page describes the SPECIAL implementation in Fallout 76.
  • The content is not described in full detail on this page. For details, please see the respective articles.
  • For SPECIAL implementations in other Fallout games, please see "SPECIAL".
  • For an overview of Fallout 76 content, please refer to "Fallout 76".

Character creation

Primary statistics

Strength is a measure of raw physical power. It affects how much the player can carry, and the damage of all melee attacks.
Perception affects the player's awareness of nearby enemies, the ability to detect stealthy movement, and weapon accuracy in V.A.T.S.
Endurance is a measure of overall physical fitness. It affects the player's total Health, the Action Point drain from sprinting, and resistance to disease.
Charisma is the ability to lead and help others. It allows the player to share higher point Perks and also affects rewards from Group Quests and prices when they barter.
Intelligence is a measure of your overall mental acuity, and affects the ability to hack terminals, the condition and durability of items that they craft, and the return on scrapping.
Agility is a measure of overall finesse and reflexes. It affects the number of Action Points in V.A.T.S. and the ability to sneak.
Luck is a measure of general good fortune, and affects the recharge rate of Critical Hits as well as the condition and durability of items that the player loots.

Derived statistics