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The Vault - Fallout Wiki
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Scourge of the East
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Lonesome Road
RequirementsThe End: Launch the nuclear missiles at Caesar's Legion
Effects+1 SPECIAL point
NCR fame (+5)
Caesar's Legion infamy (-100)
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Scourge of the East is a perk in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on Lonesome Road.


The perk grants the player a point to in any SPECIAL attribute, 5 points of NCR fame and 100 points of Caesar's Legion infamy.


  • If the player does this before obtaining the Platinum chip, they can avoid being vilified by the Legion, as they are pardoned of all crimes when Vulpes Inculta or Alerio are sent to meet the Courier with an invitation to stand before Caesar.


  • PCIcon pc.png PlayStation 3Icon ps3.png Xbox 360Icon xbox360.png The SPECIAL point must be added. If the player has maxed their SPECIAL out, they will not be able to continue.
    • PCIcon pc.png Can be fixed by using the console command cam. It will close the menu and allow you to continue.
    • PCIcon pc.png PlayStation 3Icon ps3.png Xbox 360Icon xbox360.png With the Old World Blues add-on, the player can use the Big Mountain Transportalponder! to transport the character to Big MT and then back again, while still getting the perks.
Note: can only be done if missile has been fired, however Dry Wells will not be accessible.