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Wasteland Survival Guide

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Total Issues: 9

Each issue will provide a different survival bonus / skill. The Scrapyard Home Decoration Guide and Guide To Diamond City will not appear in your perk list so even if you managed to collect all issues, it will only appear at though you only have 7.

Issue #1

Farming The Wastes

+50% more healing from fruits and vegetables.

Wreck of the USS Riptide

Found on the table inside the ship's cabin.

Issue #2

Insect Repellent Special

Take 5% less damage from insects permanently

Crater House

There's a copy of the in the lower shack to the NW.

Issue #3

The Bright Side of Radiation Poisoning

Heal +50% from eating packed Food and drink permanently

Egret Tours Marina

The store by the dock has a Nuka-Cola Quantum on the floor, a handmade tripwire, Food, components, and a copy of the Wasteland Survival Guide. The rooftop also provides a good vantage point to set up your spotlights and towers so build stairs there that will allow your settlers to go up.

Issue #4

The Scrapyard Home Decoration Guide

Unlocks new decoration items in workshops.

Lynn Woods

In one of the shacks, you'll find a Master-locked green steamer trunk. The sleeping bag nearby has a copy of the Wasteland Survival Guide.

Issue #5

Guide To Diamond City

Diamond City will be marked permanently in the map.

Gorski Cabin

Enter the root cellar of the cabin then continue to the shelter deep in the small cavern. You'll find this issue on the desk beside the terminal.

Issue #6

Commonwealth Coupon Spectacular

Get 10% discount by buying Food and drinks permanently

Nahant Oceanological Society

There's an issue of the Wasteland Survival Guide on the table beside the typewriter in the last room of the research cottage.

Issue #7

Water Aerobics for Ghouls

Swim 25% faster

Old Gullet Sinkhole

wade through the hole, you'll fall into a cavern with a cooking station and an issue of The Wasteland Survival Guide.

Issue #8

Self Defense Secrets

Take 5% less damage from melee attacks.

Ranger Cabin

This issue is found on the table inside the cabin.

Issue #9

Hunting in the Wastes

Collect more meat from killed animals.

Sunshine Tidings Co-Op

Inside the green cabin to the south beside the red steamer trunk

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