“ Hey, are you gonna kill someone? ” — a kid commenting on the Vault Dweller wielding a weapon
Children are characters found in .
Unnamed children can be found running around such towns as
Shady Sands, the Hub, Wright Estate, and the Boneyard. 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 any one of these grants the title of Childkiller.
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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.
Children have sprites for throwing, which means they are also capable of throwing grenades.
In the versions of the game released outside of the U.S. (including the Fallout 1 GOG release), the children were removed to avoid controversy about child killing.
Children appear in