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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127: (Game) A Settlement Needs Your Help | The ...
Captain Robots has another settlement that needs his help!
57 min
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126: The Responders Lore
Who were the Responders? What were they like and what did they accomplish before vault 76 opened?
53 min
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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119: (GAME) The Brotherhood Returns!
Captain Robots discovers that the brotherhood is back in Appalachia!
59 min
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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
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117: (GAME) The Responder's Trail | The Adventu...
Captain Robots follows the trail of the Responders, and practices his shootin' skills.
37 min
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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
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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
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114: Fallout Trivia #1 | Are You SMARTER than T...
With potentially $100+ in prizes at stake, can c_captain27 outsmart Twitch chat?
14 min
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113: Wendigo Lore
We explore the lore behind the Wendigo, cultural appropriation, and hypothesize about their existence in Fallout.
50 min
16
The Grafton Monster & Snallygaster
All the details about the real-world origins and Fallout lore for the Grafton Monster and Snallygaster.
52 min
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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
18
SNEAK PEAK - Starfield Lorecast EP 1
Enjoy the first episode of the Starfield Lorecast with Tom & Dave
78 min
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Sheepsquatch & Giant Sloth
We take on two more of the cryptids in Fallout 76, the Sheepsquatch and the Giant Sloth.
51 min
20
The Mothman w/ Dave Chaffins
The wacky, wacky story of the Mothman and in-game mothman details with Dave Chaffins.
79 min
21
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
22
Our Favorite Non-Companion NPC's - Monthly Patr...
We discuss our favorite non-companion NPC's.
80 min
23
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
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The Zetans
The Zetans have been with us for a long time...
45 min
25
Strong & The Milk of Human Kindness
The ironic existence of Strong, the super mutant.
48 min
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Fallout Mods Monthly Patron Chat
Our tier 4+ patrons join me this week to talk about how we mod Fallout.
94 min
27
(Game) Let's go visit the Overseer!
Is the overseer still alive? Let's go find out.
31 min
28
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
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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
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(Game) The Treasure of Appalachia - Episode 5
Will Captain Robots discover the real treasure of Appalachia?
27 min
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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
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(GAME) Captain Robots is a Ghost? - Episode 4
Finding robot parts should be easy, right?
24 min
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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
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(GAME) Captain Robots Saves a Robot - Episode 3
Captain Robots must save... a robot! dun dun duuuun!
24 min
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Fallout TV Show - Monthly Patron Chat
We discuss our hopes, dreams, and concerns for the Fallout TV show.
92 min
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(GAME) "I'm so good at being creepy": The Adven...
Captain Robots' adventure continues!
32 min
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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
38
(GAME) The Adventures of Captain Robots EP 1: T...
Tom role-plays Fallout 76 as Captain Robots, hero of the wasteland.
35 min
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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
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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
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LGBTQ+ Representation in Fallout
It's Pride Month so we're discussing LGBTQ+ representation in Fallout with our Tier 4+ patrons.
114 min
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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
43
After the Bombs - Nov, 2077 - 2079
We take a look at the events following October 23, 2077 through 2079.
31 min
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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
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Our Favorite DLC's - Monthly Patron Chat
This week our patrons join me to talk about their favorite Fallout DLC.
167 min
46
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
47
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
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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
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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
50
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
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Vaults for the Wealthy - 114 & 118
Vault 114 & 118. The rich get what they... deserve?
39 min
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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
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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
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Favorite Fallout Game - Monthly Patron Call
What's your favorite Fallout game and why?
99 min
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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
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Vault 112 - A Virtual Reality Hell
Vault 112, a virtual reality hell and critical vault to the main story of Fallout 3.
31 min
57
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
62
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
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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
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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
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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
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Psychoactive Drugs & Cloning - Vaults 106 & 108
It doesn't get much better than drugs and clones.
26 min
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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
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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
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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
70
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
71
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
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Codsworth, and Self Deception | Fallout Lorecast
Codsworth and the dangers of self deception.
29 min
73
Favorite Side Quests w/ Patrons | Fallout Lorecast
We talk favorite side quests in the Fallout Universe with our tier 4+ patrons.
75 min
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Vaults 94 & 95 - Are People Naturally Good? | F...
Two vaults. Two experiments to find out how "good" people can be. Similar outcomes.
27 min
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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
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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
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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
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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
80
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
81
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
82
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
83
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
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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
85
Being Paladin Danse - The Fallout Lorecast
What do you do when you realize what you believed about yourself was a lie?
33 min
86
Vault 81 & Curie
Is it ever okay to experiment on humans against their will?
32 min
87
Most Evil Faction - Monthly Patron Call
Who do we believe to be the most evil of all factions...
64 min
88
The Khans, New Khans, & Great Khans
Support the show to keep it going, plus get great rewards at patreon.com/falloutlorecast
33 min
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Vault 75 - Human Genetic Conditioning
Human genetic conditioning in Fallout
30 min
90
Vault City - Fallout 2 Factions
Vault City from Fallout 2. The culture, rules, government, & community.
41 min
91
Which Fallout 4 Faction was "Right" w/ Patron G...
Patron guests Kryptex & Mustang talk with R0B0TS about Fallout 4 factions, morality, network news, and more on this very special episode. If you're interested in joining us on the show next month, check out patreon.com/falloutlorecast. All tier 4 patrons and up can join in for our live episode.
54 min
92
Vault Oddities 3 - 68, 69, 70
Too many men? Too many women? Not enough... pants?
35 min
93
Fallout 76 Update w/ Toon
Toon (from twitch.tv/tooniversal) join me this week to talk about recent Fallout 76 updates, future, streaming the game, and more.
53 min
94
The Outer Worlds - From the Makers of Fallout N...
What we know about The Outer Worlds - a new game releasing in October 2019 from Obsidian, the creators of Fallout New Vegas.
24 min
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Vault Oddities 2 - 53, 55, 56
More vaults from the Fallout Bible with only a short description. How would these play out?
35 min
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Fallout 2 Recap & Details
The main storyline of Fallout 2.
36 min
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Vault Oddities - 36, 42, 43
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31 min
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My Fallout RPG Play Instructions
A number of people have asked about how to play the Fallout RPG game I've been creating. Here's the basics of gameplay.
39 min
99
Bethesda E3 2019 w/ Jameson from The DL
Jameson from The DL: Weekly Gaming News has me on to discuss the Bethesda E3 conference.
73 min
100
The Mr Handy Line of Robots
Mr Handy and all of it's variations.
52 min