Hey...hey, man. You need something? A little fix, maybe? Some jet? I got jet. Psycho, too. Take a look!

The wasteland junkie is a random encounter, a strung-out chems merchant living in the Capital Wasteland in 2277.

Daily scheduleEdit

The wasteland junkie will camp out indefinitely next to a burning barrel at whichever location he appears.

Interactions with the player characterEdit

Interactions overviewEdit

General Services Quests
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Merchant: yesIcon check
Repairman: noIcon cross
Doctor: noIcon cross
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  • The gender and clothing of the wasteland junkie are randomly generated and the most common clothes is the wasteland settler outfit.
  • There is no Karma penalty for killing junkies.


The wasteland junkie appears only in Fallout 3.