Fallout Lorecast

200+ 5 star ratings internationally in the first 6 months can't be wrong! This series fills in all the details about the Fallout world beginning with the Great War in 2077 and progressing through major world events, factions, creatures, technology, and each vault. We'll explore what we know, and speculate about what might be.

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141: New Vegas: Goodsprings
Goodsprings is the town you start in, in Fallout New Vegas. It's a real location, too. Let's discuss the occupants and history of the town.
55 min
2
140: New Vegas: Who is the Courier?
The Courier from Fallout New Vegas is a protagonist with a mysterious past. What do we know about them and who might they really be?
65 min
3
139: The Upcoming Alien Story w/ Patrons
The patrons join me to discuss our thoughts on Aliens in Fallout and where the Alien story coming this fall to Fallout 76 might go.
82 min
4
138: Steel Dawn & The 3 Pillars of the BoS
The 3 main individuals in the Steel Dawn story of Fallout 76 represent the 3 main sides of the Brotherhood of Steel. Here's what I mean...
25 min
5
137: Fort ATLAS & The Power of Weather
Fort ATLAS is a weather observatory that's much more than it seems...
59 min
6
136: The Foundation Settlers
Who are the Foundation Settlers and where do they come from?
52 min
7
135: How Would YOU Survive in the Wasteland plu...
We discuss if and how we'd survive in the wasteland, plus a very special guest and a reveal!
105 min
8
134: The Crater Raiders of Fallout 76
The Crater Raiders are a mix of different raider groups from across Appalachia. We dig into their background and details.
52 min
9
133: Beckett's Story
Beckett had a rough upbringing. Taking care of his younger brother, joining gangs. Here's how his story begins.
72 min
10
132: The Blood Eagles Raider Gang
The Blood Eagles are one of the worst raider gangs in Appalachia. Prepare to be grossed out.
45 min
11
131: (Game) Don't Blow Up Your Friends | The Ad...
This is why we can't have nice things.
43 min
12
130: Is the Brotherhood of Steel "Good?" Jan, 2...
Is the Brotherhood actually "good?" Do they do more good than harm? Were they inevitable?
93 min
13
129: (Game) The Lost Weapons | The Adventures o...
Captain Robots confronts the raiders about the lost BoS weapons...
38 min
14
128: The Free States
The history of the Free States and their major moral delimma.
52 min
15
127: (Game) A Settlement Needs Your Help | The ...
Captain Robots has another settlement that needs his help!
57 min
16
126: The Responders Lore
Who were the Responders? What were they like and what did they accomplish before vault 76 opened?
53 min
17
125: (Game) The New Recruit | The Adventures of...
Captain Robots recruits a farmer to help him clear out a bunch of ghouls at an underground golf course.
39 min
18
124: The Overseer of Vault 76
We kick off 2021 with our first character exploration of people from Fallout 76, beginning with The Overseer of Vault 76.
56 min
19
123: Fallout Technology vs The Real World Patro...
Our patrons join me this month to talk about the technological differences between the Fallout world and our own, and how that would affect us.
148 min
20
122: Ferret Baudoin, Fallout 76 Senior Designer...
Ferret Baudoin, the Senior Designer on Fallout 76, takes us on a tour through Appalachia and answers our lore questions.
91 min
21
121: Rivet City & Fallout 76 News
Rivet City, the largest settlement in the Capital Wastes, houses a number of very unique places and people.
61 min
22
120: Settlements: Tenpenny Tower
Tenpenny tower stands as a solo point on the horizon, a safe place for the rich and a bane for ghouls.
50 min
23
119: (GAME) The Brotherhood Returns!
Captain Robots discovers that the brotherhood is back in Appalachia!
59 min
24
118: NPC's We LOVE to HATE | Patron Chat Nov 2020
Our patrons join me to discuss the worst of the NCP's from Fallout 3, Fallout 4, and Fallout 76.
102 min
25
117: (GAME) The Responder's Trail | The Adventu...
Captain Robots follows the trail of the Responders, and practices his shootin' skills.
37 min
26
116: Settlements: The Underworld & Fallout 76 2...
The Underworld is a settlement of Ghouls where they can be free to be themselves away from the "normal" human world. We dig into the details and talk recent Fallout News.
46 min
27
115: Settlements: Megaton
The settlement of Megaton is an iconic part of Fallout 3. Let's delve into it's history and place in the wasteland.
54 min
28
114: Fallout Trivia #1 | Are You SMARTER than T...
With potentially $100+ in prizes at stake, can c_captain27 outsmart Twitch chat?
14 min
29
113: Wendigo Lore
We explore the lore behind the Wendigo, cultural appropriation, and hypothesize about their existence in Fallout.
50 min
30
The Grafton Monster & Snallygaster
All the details about the real-world origins and Fallout lore for the Grafton Monster and Snallygaster.
52 min
31
What would be the scariest part of actually liv...
Our tier 4+ patrons gather together for a frightening discussion about the scariest parts of actually living in the wasteland.
109 min
32
SNEAK PEAK - Starfield Lorecast EP 1
Enjoy the first episode of the Starfield Lorecast with Tom & Dave
78 min
33
Sheepsquatch & Giant Sloth
We take on two more of the cryptids in Fallout 76, the Sheepsquatch and the Giant Sloth.
51 min
34
The Mothman w/ Dave Chaffins
The wacky, wacky story of the Mothman and in-game mothman details with Dave Chaffins.
79 min
35
The Secrets of the Mole Miners | Fallout Loreca...
Ken reveals the secrets of the Mole Miners on this Fallout Lorecast / Fallout Hub crossover episode!
70 min
36
Our Favorite Non-Companion NPC's - Monthly Patr...
We discuss our favorite non-companion NPC's.
80 min
37
Cryptids #1 - The Flatwoods Monster & Fallout 1-4
What are Cryptids? Where have then been in games before Fallout 76 & what is the Flatwoods Monster
38 min
38
The Zetans
The Zetans have been with us for a long time...
45 min
39
Strong & The Milk of Human Kindness
The ironic existence of Strong, the super mutant.
48 min
40
Fallout Mods Monthly Patron Chat
Our tier 4+ patrons join me this week to talk about how we mod Fallout.
94 min
41
(Game) Let's go visit the Overseer!
Is the overseer still alive? Let's go find out.
31 min
42
100th Episode Lore-Party!!!
Can you believe it's been 100 episodes already!? Join Robots, Ken (Chad A Fallout 76 Podcast), Dave (The Fallout Hub), Toon (twitch.tv/tooniversal) and Laney to talk about some of our favorite things about Fallout.
64 min
43
Being Human in Fallout 1 w/ Laney
Special guest Laney (my daughter!) joins me to talk about the options of life as a human in the wasteland of Fallout 1 and the psychology behind it.
44 min
44
(Game) The Treasure of Appalachia - Episode 5
Will Captain Robots discover the real treasure of Appalachia?
27 min
45
The Ghouls of Fallout 1
So much of the original concepts in Fallout 1 survive to the current games. Let's take a look at the Ghouls of Fallout 1, the events at the Necropolis, and what may be different about them.
30 min
46
(GAME) Captain Robots is a Ghost? - Episode 4
Finding robot parts should be easy, right?
24 min
47
The Brotherhood of Steel During Fallout 1
We continue filling in the story of the Brotherhood of Steel with a look at their leader, base (The Lost Hills) and events during Fallout 1.
32 min
48
(GAME) Captain Robots Saves a Robot - Episode 3
Captain Robots must save... a robot! dun dun duuuun!
24 min
49
Fallout TV Show - Monthly Patron Chat
We discuss our hopes, dreams, and concerns for the Fallout TV show.
92 min
50
(GAME) "I'm so good at being creepy": The Adven...
Captain Robots' adventure continues!
32 min
51
Brotherhood Datamining w/ Juicehead
Juicehead joins me to discuss what we know about the return of the Brotherhood of Steel to Fallout 76, and more!
54 min
52
(GAME) The Adventures of Captain Robots EP 1: T...
Tom role-plays Fallout 76 as Captain Robots, hero of the wasteland.
35 min
53
The Boneyard - The Remains of Los Angeles
Let's explore the remains of Los Angeles after the bombs dropped. A place that is now known as the Boneyard.
33 min
54
Behind Vault-Tec - Dr. Stanislaus Braun
Dr. Stanislaus Braun was more than just the Overseer of Vault 112 - he was the psychopath behind much of Vault-Tec's research and experiments.
36 min
55
LGBTQ+ Representation in Fallout
It's Pride Month so we're discussing LGBTQ+ representation in Fallout with our Tier 4+ patrons.
114 min
56
The Portrayal of Race in Fallout
How does Fallout portray race? Do they do a good job or are there things that could be improved?
33 min
57
After the Bombs - Nov, 2077 - 2079
We take a look at the events following October 23, 2077 through 2079.
31 min
58
After the Bombs - Oct 23 to Oct 30, 2077
What happened on the day the bombs fell and the following week? How did you the world respond?
36 min
59
Our Favorite DLC's - Monthly Patron Chat
This week our patrons join me to talk about their favorite Fallout DLC.
167 min
60
The Mysterious Mr. Deacon
Oh, deacon. You crazy spy. Dressing up as a ghoul, following us around the wasteland, tellin' lies and takin' names.
32 min
61
Preston Garvey Got a Bad Rap
It's time, friends. Time to take a look at the most... hated... man in the wasteland. You know who I'm talking about.
32 min
62
Piper Wright, The Right Kind of Journalist
Piper Wright is an example of the right kind of investigative journalist. She's brave, moral, and ballsy as hell.
33 min
63
The Brotherhood of Steel in Fallout 76
How is it that the Brotherhood of Steel were in Appalachia only a few years after the forming of the faction? What was Maxson's roll in this? Who was their leader and what happened to them?
30 min
64
Wacky Wasteland Monthly Patron Chat
We discuss our favorite wacky events in the wasteland and easter eggs. Streamed live on Sunday night, 9pm EST / 6pm PST at twitch.tv/robotsradio.
102 min
65
Vaults for the Wealthy - 114 & 118
Vault 114 & 118. The rich get what they... deserve?
39 min
66
Must Visit Fallout 76 Wastelanders Locations
Wastelanders is OUT! Jumping into Fallout 76: Wastelanders? I've created a list for you of interesting locations based on the lore you can discover or just because they're worth seeing. Enjoy!
31 min
67
The Lost Fallout Game - Van Buren
Van Buren would have been Fallout 3, but it was never released. What was it about? What happened to keep it from seeing the light of day?
34 min
68
Favorite Fallout Game - Monthly Patron Call
What's your favorite Fallout game and why?
99 min
69
NEW SHOW - The Dungeons & Dragons Lorecast Epis...
Do you know the 5 core assumptions of D&D? Tom & Stuart kick off the show as they stumble into an unexpected situation, discuss the core assumptions of Dungeons & Dragons, and reveal our first custom NPC build.
39 min
70
Vault 112 - A Virtual Reality Hell
Vault 112, a virtual reality hell and critical vault to the main story of Fallout 3.
31 min
71
The New Plague
The New Plague shook the pre-war US. Little was known about it, so let's dig into what we can discover.
27 min
72
Why West Virginia? w/ Dave from The Fallout Hub
Very soon, we'll all be stepping back into Fallout 76 to see how Wastelanders holds up. So that got me thinking... why West Virginia? So I reached out to my buddy Dave, local expert on Appalachian studies.
70 min
73
Wastelanders Hands On & Backstage at Bethesda G...
We got a chance to perform at Bethesda Game Days last weekend with the Chad A Fallout 76 Podcast. Here's my take on being part of the event and my hand-on feelings about Wastelanders. Enjoy!
40 min
74
Fallout Creatures - Monthly Patron Chat
This month we hang out, chat about creatures in Fallout, and bring our own ideas for new creatures to add to the games.
158 min
75
Being Nick Valentine
Both you and Nick Valentine wake up, 200 years in the future. But there's a major difference. You're still, well, you. And Nick is in the body of a synth, being tested on by the Institute...
33 min
76
Vault 111 & Cryonics
The experiment in vault 111, your vault from Fallout 4, was all about preserving humans through freezing. Would this actually work? Fallout Hub! https://anchor.fm/the-fallout-hub
34 min
77
Robobrains - A Living Hell?
All about Robobrains and the living hell within. The Fallout Hub - Episode 1 out now! https://anchor.fm/the-fallout-hub
30 min
78
Special Announcements! Fallout Hub! ESO Giveaway!
ABOUT THE FALLOUT HUB: Broadcasting deep underground in an undisclosed location, the Fallout Hub is your source for community news, tips, gameplay and discussion. Hosted by Mr. Robots of the Fallout Lorecast, Dave Chafinz of Vault Boys WV and Kenneth Vigue of CHAD: A Fallout 76 Podcast. Join us for our first episode arriving Saturday, February 8th at 8am
3 min
79
Fallout 5 Ideas - Locations, Plot, Factions | P...
Prepare for a crazy fun discussion about all of our best ideas for potential Fallout 5 locations. Enjoy a very extended patron chat with our tier 4 patrons.
126 min
80
Psychoactive Drugs & Cloning - Vaults 106 & 108
It doesn't get much better than drugs and clones.
26 min
81
The Enclave Bunker UNCOVERED w/ Ken from Chad: ...
There's way more going on behind the scenes at the Enclave Bunker in West Virginia. Ken joins me to review all the uncovered details.
87 min
82
Life Before the Bombs Dropped w/ Aperture Flash
What would YOUR life be like if you were alive in the fallout world, just a few years before the war?
58 min
83
Darkest Decisions in Fallout | December Patron ...
We talk about the hardest, most sinister decisions you've had to make in the wasteland with our tier 4 patrons. Also! The patron giveaway winner is announced!
102 min
84
Do They Celebrate Christmas in the Wasteland?
We take a look at the evidence of Christmas in Fallout and determine if it's still a thing people celebrate.
19 min
85
Vault 101, Isolationism & Fallout 3 | Fallout L...
Vault 101, the origins of The Lone Wanderer from Fallout 3, and a very interesting history of isolation.
34 min
86
Codsworth, and Self Deception | Fallout Lorecast
Codsworth and the dangers of self deception.
29 min
87
Favorite Side Quests w/ Patrons | Fallout Lorecast
We talk favorite side quests in the Fallout Universe with our tier 4+ patrons.
75 min
88
Vaults 94 & 95 - Are People Naturally Good? | F...
Two vaults. Two experiments to find out how "good" people can be. Similar outcomes.
27 min
89
Cait - A Damaged, Dangerous Redemption | Fallou...
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28 min
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Vault 92 & White Noise | The Fallout Lorecast
Vault 92 was designed for musicians... and messages hidden under the sounds...
34 min
91
Robots Radio Halloween Spooktacular Episode 2
We interrupt your regular podcast programming to bring you a Robots Radio Network Halloween Spooktacular! Kenneth Vigue from CHAD: A Fallout 76 Story and the hosts of the Robots Radio Network invite you to a 2 part Halloween Special!
60 min
92
Robots Radio Halloween Spooktacular Episode 1
We interrupt your regular podcast programming to bring you a Robots Radio Network Halloween Spooktacular! Kenneth Vigue from CHAD: A Fallout 76 Story and the hosts of the Robots Radio Network invite you to a 2 part Halloween Special!
68 min
93
The Scariest Things in Fallout | Monthly Patron...
In the spirit of halloween, this month's patron special is all about the spookiest parts of Fallout.
60 min
94
Hancock: American Hoodlum, For the People | Fal...
Sometimes hitting rock bottom is the best thing that can happen to you. We explore John Hancock's life and motivation to be a better person.
32 min
95
Character Creation & Builds w/ Sebastian (Hidde...
Sebastian from Hidden Pixels and The Outer Worlds Show joins me to talk character creation, builds, and some Outer Worlds news.
58 min
96
Vault 87 & Capital Wasteland Super Mutants | Fa...
Vault 87 was the source for the super mutants of the capital wastes... but why were the scientists okay with this?
33 min
97
Who is the Best Companion? | Monthly Patron Cal...
Robots is joined by 4 of our tier 4 patrons to discuss who the best companion is and why.
74 min
98
EXTENDED EPISODE: Mr. House w/ Ken (Chad A Fall...
Extended Episode! Ken joins me to talk about all the awesome details of one of the wasteland's most influential individuals - Mr. House.
82 min
99
Being Paladin Danse - The Fallout Lorecast
What do you do when you realize what you believed about yourself was a lie?
33 min
100
Vault 81 & Curie
Is it ever okay to experiment on humans against their will?
32 min