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Max level 5
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Boomstick is a Combat Perk in the Strength Attribute.

"Specialize with shotguns and send your enemies to meet their maker. Do more damage, blow limbs off, shoot and reload faster."

Requirements and Effects[edit | edit source]

Skill Level Level Name Effect Description Strength Level Buy
1 Shotgun Hobo Maybe your aim isn't so good or you just like doing a lot of damage up close and personal. Either way a hobo with a shotgun is not to be messed with. Craft quality 2 poor Shotguns, deal 10% more damage, 10% faster fire rate, and 10% faster reload. Stun enemies for 6 seconds. Increases chance to dismember by 5%. Unlocks Double Barrel Shotgun crafting. 1 1 PT
2 Shotgun Nomad Roaming the wastelands as a nomad have improved your abilities with shotguns. Craft quality 3 fair shotguns, deal 20% more damage, 20% faster fire rate, and 15% faster reload. Increases chance to dismember by 10%. 3 1 PT
3 Shotgun Pro If shotgun meets were still a thing, you'd be hitting those clay ducks and be considered a shotgun pro. Craft quality 4 good shotguns, deal 30% more damage, 30% faster fire rate, and 20% faster reload. Stun enemies for 8 seconds. 5 1 PT
4 Shotgun Master You are now very deadly with a shotgun and considered a shotgun master and master of the shotgun. Craft quality 5 great shotguns, deal 40% more damage, 40% faster fire rate, and 25% faster reload. 7 1 PT
5 Boomstick You've ascended to the legendary status of Shotgun Messiah, as you are the last thing they see before meeting their maker. Deal 50% more damage, 50% faster fire rate, and a 30% faster reload. Legs shots cripple opponents. 10 1 PT


The following recipes require Boomstick: (NOTE: Times are based on a level one skill and the material that an object is crafted from, which is only reliable for food at the moment, so is rather difficult to calculate, this table is auto-generated):

Item Required Materials Workstation Implement Time

Perception Animal Tracker · Dead Eye · Demolitions Expert · Javelin Master · Lock Picking · Lucky Looter · Salvage Operations · The Infiltrator · The Penetrator
Strength Boomstick · Master Chef · Miner 69’er · Mother Lode · Pack Mule · Pummel Pete · Sexual Tyrannosaurus · Skull Crusher
Fortitude Healing Factor · Heavy Armor · Iron Gut · Living Off The Land · Machine Gunner · Pain Tolerance · Rule 1: Cardio · The Brawler · The Huntsman · Well Insulated
Agility Archery · Deep Cuts · Flurry of Blows · From The Shadows · Gunslinger · Hidden Strike · Light Armor · Parkour · Run and Gun
Intellect Advanced Engineering · Better Barter · Charismatic Nature · Electrocutioner · Grease Monkey · Physician · The Daring Adventurer · Turrets Syndrome · Yeah, Science