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Great Bear Grenade Rifle

FO76 publicteam xpd.pngFor an overview of the topic, see Grenade Launcher.

The Great Bear Grenade Rifle is a unique weapon in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on Lonesome Road.


The Great Bear Grenade Rifle is a unique variant of the Grenade Rifle. It has the appearance of a Grenade Rifle, but with a blue American Army-like symbol on the stock.


The Great Bear Grenade Rifle can fire a total of about 1245 standard rounds from full condition before breaking.



Weapon name (current weapon is highlighted) Weapon name (melee or unarmed) Weapon name (current weapon is highlighted) Weapon name (gun, energy or explosive)
Damage per attack (damage per projectile) Damage per attack (damage per projectile) Damage per second Damage per second
Area of effect damage Area of effect damage Effect damage & duration Effect damage & duration
Bonus effects Bonus effects Attacks per second Attacks per second
Critical chance % multiplier Critical chance % multiplier Critical damage Critical damage
Critical effect damage & duration Critical effect damage & duration With all mods attached With all mods attached
Attacks in V.A.T.S. Attacks in V.A.T.S. Action point cost Action point cost
Damage per action point Damage per action point Weapon spread Weapon spread
Magazine capacity (shots per reload) Magazine capacity (shots per reload) Durability (number of attacks before breaking) Durability (number of attacks before breaking)
Weight Weight Value in caps Value in caps
Value to weight ratio Value to weight ratio Skill required Skill required
Strength required Strength required
Weapon name (current weapon is highlighted)Damage per attack (damage per projectile)Damage per secondArea of effect damageAttacks per secondCritical Chance % multiplierCritical damageAction Point costDamage per action pointWeapon spreadMagazine capacity (shots per reload)Durability (number of attacks before breaking)WeightValue in capsValue to weight ratioSkill requiredStrength required
Grenade Rifle 2
Great Bear Grenade Rifle Lonesome Road (add-on)15
Mercenary's Grenade Rifle Courier's Stash2
Red Victory Grenade Rifle Lonesome Road (add-on)2
Thump-Thump 2


In the gun case located near Colonel Royez in the Long 15. It can only be obtained if the Courier chooses to launch the missiles at the NCR, or both the NCR and the Legion during The Apocalypse.


  • The Great Bear Grenade Rifle takes its texture and mesh from the Scorpion Rifle, a unused weapon from Old World Blues. It would have fired miniature blue Robo-Scorpions.
  • This weapon is not affected by Grunt.

Behind the scenes

Like other Grenade Rifles in the game, the Great Bear Grenade Rifle is based on the real-world M79.[Dev 1]



Developer Statements
  1. Question: "what weapon is the grenade launcher based off of?"
    Joshua Sawyer: "The rifle is based off of the M79. The launcher is based off of the "China Lake" prototype."
    (Fallout: New Vegas developer statements/Weapons; Joshua Sawyer: Grenade Launcher and Rifle inspiration, 2011 October 11)