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First Contact - Quest Walkthrough

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First Contact - Quest Walkthrough

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Check out this guide for a full walkthrough of First Contact Quest from Fallout 76, including gameplay tips, guides, and more.

Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact
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First Contact - Overview

First Contact - Walkthrough Chart

No.Procedure
1Follow the quest marker to find the Overseer's C.A.M.P
2Loot the Overseer's Cache at her camp
3(OPTIONAL) Craft an Armor and a Weapon
4Head to Flatwoods to meet the Overseer
5Go to the command post and loot the Overseer's Cache
6Register at the Self-Registration Booths

Reward For Quest Completion

RewardAmount
Responders Paramedic Jumpsuit1
Recipe: Healing Salve (Forest)1
Healing Salve5
Hatchet1
.44 Rounds16
10mm Rounds34
Caps~
XP~

The amount of XP and Caps that you receive will depend on your player level, as well as other factors, such as miscellaneous objectives.

First Contact - Tips & Walkthrough

1. Overseer's Camp Location

Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact Overseer
Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact Overseer

You can find the Overseer's Camp your south of Vault 76. You head straight down the road to get there, but there are a few points of interests that you can find and explore on the way as well.

Take the Items from the Responder's Corpse

Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact

You will find a corpse near the bottom of the stairs where the Mr. Handyman, Pennington, is. The corpse will have a weapon and a letter with him that you can loot.

4. Flatwoods Location

Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact Flatwoods Location
Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact Flatwoods Location

Follow the road on the right side of the Overseer's Camp to get to Flatwoods. Be on the lookout as Wild Mongrel and Molerats spawn around the area.

Be on the Lookout for Hostile Mr. Farmhands

Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact

Flatwoods has a number of hostile Mr. Farmhands in its area. Make sure to utilize cover when fighting them as their laser can easily melt through your health. You can use melee against them, but make sure not to be stationary.

Register at the Self-Registration Booths

Fallout 76 Main Quest Mission First Contact

6. The Self-Registration Booths are pretty close to the Command Post. It's in the building just across the street!

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