Prime directive: protect Vault-Tec data!
Masterbrain is a unique robobrain that controls all the other security robots in the Vault-Tec headquarters in the year 2277. It roams the Vault-Tec administration level but is most likely found near a turret control terminal slightly left of the level's center.
The Masterbrain was manufactured for the
Vault-Tec Corporation to act as a kill-switch for all other robotic security measures within the headquarters and still remains active 200 years after the Great War. The Masterbrain is identified by the large Vault-Tec logo on its chassis.
Interactions with the player character Edit
Interactions overview Edit
Involved in quests:
Effects of player's actions Edit
If it is defeated and the player interacts with it, it will say "You have accessed the Masterbrain's internal mechanism. If you destroy its uplink, it will cause all the automated security units in Vault-Tec to shut down." If you choose to do so, this will disable all other robots in the Vault-Tec headquarters building, with the exception of the automated turrets.
Other interactions Edit
The player can shut down Masterbrain using 3 terminals scattered throughout the building. It is also possible to disable it using the Robotics Expert perk.
Masterbrain is the only known robobrain without a visible brain.
The brain may have been visible before the glass was covered with dirt.
Masterbrain appears to have a different color scheme from other robobrains in the Capital Wasteland.
The Masterbrain was mentioned in some secret F12 coding hinting at Fallout 4 before its initial release. No one is aware what this meant as the Masterbrain has no connection to Fallout 4.
Notable quotes Edit
The Masterbrain appears only in
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