For general information about children in the Fallout series, see Child.
you gonna kill someone?
” — a kid commenting on the Vault Dweller wielding a weapon
children can be found running around such towns as Shady Sands, the Hub and the Boneyard in 2161.
Interactions with the player character Edit
Interactions overview Edit
Involved in quests:
Other interactions Edit
They can be talked to, and asked about their parents (who are "around here somewhere"). They will ask people carrying a weapon if they intend to kill someone.
Killing anyone of these grants the title of a Childkiller.
Tell me about Edit
Wah! Nightmare monster!
I da know.
Funny sea songs.
I'm not tellin' ya.
I'm not tellin'.
Nope, not gonna tell ya.
Mommy doesn't want me to talk about him.
Daddy thinks he's funny.
They have those stinkies that pull them.
Nice people. They give me candy.
They don't like to play hide and seek.
Necropolis, Brotherhood, Boneyard
Mommy won't let us play there.
Daddy keeps telling us to play there
Big people area.
These children have sprites for throwing, which means they are also capable of throwing grenades.
In versions outside of the US (includes GOG version of ), children are taken out to avoid childkilling controversy. However, they can still be killed with explosives as only their sprites were removed.
These children appear in the original