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Big Boomer

Big Boomer is a shotgun in Fallout: New Vegas. Read further to learn about the weapon - damage, requirements, and stats. We also include the variations and how to obtain it

Big Boomer - General Info

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Type Shotgun
Skill Guns 50
Strength Req. 4
Damage 120
DPS 309.4
AP Cost 35
Ammo type 12 gauge shotgun shell
Ammo per shot 2
Clip Size 2
Weight 4
Value 2500
Form ID 001673CD
The Big Boomer is a sawed-off shotgun with the same break action, 12 gauge that fires both shells at a time, delivering 14 pellets at a time instead of the typical 7 of other shotguns. 


Big Boomer - Variations

Sawed-off shotgun - a common variation of the weapon

Big Boomer - Locations

It is located in Gibson Scrap Yard and is carried by Old Lady Gibson.

There are a few ways to obtain it:

  1. Kill Lady Gibson
  2. Pickpocket her ammo, leave the area, save, leave the game, and load it again. She should have it unequipped and you can pickpocket it

Big Boomer - Notes

The shotgun is fairly inaccurate so its best to use it at a very close range.