police baton is a weapon in .
Fallout: New Vegas
A weapon meant to keep order, used by long-gone police. Now used by peacekeepers and trouble-makers alike.
Special attack Edit
It has a
special attack that does 125% damage in Lights Out V.A.T.S. at the cost of 6 more action points (requires a Melee skill of 50).
Legend Type of attack - Type of attack Skill required - Skill required Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. - Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. Action point cost - Action point cost Damage per action point - Damage per action point Additional effects - Additional effects
Type of attack Skill required Damage per attack in V.A.T.S. Action point cost Damage per action point Normal 0 20 23 0.87 Lights Out 50 25 29 0.86
Note: Melee weapons do double normal damage in V.A.T.S.
It is possible to
execute Lights Out outside of V.A.T.S. (without the required Melee skill of 50 to perform the move) by initiating a power attack (hold attack button) while moving forward.
The police baton can successfully strike about 1245 times from full
condition before breaking.
ps3 Stealing NCR Chief Hanlon's police baton out of his personal locker at the foot of his bed and going outside and dropping it then tossing it off the concrete ledge at the resort will always result in a system freeze and will require a hard shutdown.