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Pillars of the Community

Pillars of the Community is a faction based in the Charles View Amphitheater in The Commonwealth. Background The Pillars of the Community is a new movement based in the Charles View Amphitheater. Its leader claims to have discovered a path back to the prosperity of a prewar Commonwealth, and he’s managed …

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Raiders

Raiders are a group of hostile gangs spread throughout the the Commonwealth and Boston in the 23rd century. Background Raiders have no alliances with other factions and will attack everyone but other raiders. They appear to be quite cruel, as places they inhabit are usually filled with the mutilated bodies of …

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Gunners

Gunners are a faction appearing in Fallout 4. Background Gunners claim to be soldiers for hire throughout the Commonwealth, they have a well-earned reputation as being a highly militarized gang of thugs. Aggressive and fiercely territorial, Gunners are guaranteed to attack anyone who wanders into an area they’ve claimed as …

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The Railroad

The Railroad is a faction that makes a short appearance in Fallout 3 and plays a major role in Fallout 4 in which they can be joined. The Railroad is an underground movement, working to free sentient androids from their creators, The Institute. They also assist runaway human slaves. Fallout …

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The Institute

The Institute is a mysterious organization within the Commonwealth. It is known to possess advanced technology, including the ability to produce androids (also known as synths) of high enough quality to pass as humans. Background The Institute existed long before the Great War as the Commonwealth Institute of Technology, or …

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Children of Atom

The Church of the Children of Atom is a faction in Fallout 3 and Fallout 4. Background The Church of the Children of the Atom seems to have existed as far back as Megaton’s construction, as Manya mentions that they were instrumental in getting the town built. The citizens of …

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Brotherhood of Steel

The Brotherhood of Steel in the East Coast is a chapter of the Brotherhood of Steel. Its headquarters is the Citadel, built into and beneath the ruins of the Pentagon on the edge of what used to be Washington, D.C.. As of 2277, it is led by Owyn Lyons and is …

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Minutemen

The Commonwealth Minutemen are a faction in the Commonwealth in 2287. History The Minutemen first stood out when they successfully defended Diamond City from a super mutant attack in 2180. The last leader of the Minutemen was GeneralBecker. Upon his death, the Minutemen began having internal power struggles and could not …

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