Check out this guide for a full walkthrough of the Recruitment Blues Quest from Fallout 76, including gameplay tips, guides, & more!
Table of Contents
This quest has been divided into 2 parts because of the length of time and number of objectives you need to complete. Below is the list of rewards you will get after completing both parts of Recruitment Blues.
Reward For Quest Completion
|Short Ultracite Laser Pistol||1|
|Field Scribe's Hat||1|
|Field Scribe's Uniform||1|
The amount of rewards that you receive will depend on your player level, as well as other factors, such as miscellaneous objectives.
Recruitment Blues Part 1 - Overview
Recruitment Blues Part 1 - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Head to Fort Defiance to register for the Brotherhood of Steel|
|2||Take the elevator to the top floor|
|3||Register for elevator security via the Brotherhood terminal|
|4||Search clues to bypass security|
|5||Head to Camp Mclintlock|
|6||Complete the Back to Basic Quest|
The first part of Recruitment Blues will have you running around Camp Mclintlock, passing courses in order for you to become a soldier in the military! The above chart shows what you need to do.Check Out Part 2 Of Recruitment Blues
Recruitment Blues Part 1 - Tips & WalkthroughCheck Out Part 2 Quest Tips
1. Fort Defiance Location
Fort Defiance is located on the far Southeast corner of the map. It can be found Southeast of Huntersville.
2. Be Ready For Enemies
Be ready for a lot of fights against mole rats and a high level glowing one. It is recommended to bring high damage weapons such as shotguns, and be at a high enough level to take them on.Check Out How To Level Up Fast Here
4. Look For Yellow Papers
Clues to bypass security are found at the opposite end of the hall where the terminal is located. Go to the room on the right, and there will be yellow pages scattered around the room that you can pick up.
5. Camp Mclintlock Location
Camp Mclintlock is located on the West Side of the map. It is a short walk Southeast of Flatwoods.
6. Back To Basic Is A Quest On Its Own
The Back To Basic Quest is its own sidequest that has its own set of objectives for you to complete. The Recruitment Blues Quest will not progress until Back To Basic is completed.Check Out the Back to Basic Guide Here
Recruitment Blues Part 2 - Overview
Recruitment Blues Part 2 - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Head to the Charleston Capitol Building to get a government-issued ID|
|2||Apply for an ID by the terminal|
|3||Turn in the application to department B|
|4||Get a number from the printer next to Department B|
|5||Use the number terminal to bring to advance to your number|
|6||Turn in the application to department B|
|7||Get a postmarked letter in Charleston|
|8||Talk to DMV Bot B2|
|9||Acquire a DMV-AT-21C-V form|
|10||Talk to DMV Bot B2|
|11||Turn in application to C1|
|12||Get a number from the printer next to C1|
|13||Use the number terminal to advance to your number|
|14||Talk to C1 to turn in your application|
|15||Learn about Error 34B/1|
|16||Stamp 21C-V with Governor's Seal|
|17||Turn application in to C1|
|18||Get photograph taken|
|19||Register for the Brotherhood of Steel|
|20||Investigate the Brotherhood and Scorchbeasts|
The second part of the recruitment process is for you to get a government issued ID. You will need to head to the Charleston Capitol Building and participate in a rather long application process.Check Out Part 1 Of Recruitment Blues
Recruitment Blues Part 2 - Tips & WalkthroughCheck Out Part 1 Quest Tips
1. Charleston Capitol Building Location
The Charleston Capitol Building is at the lower-left side of the map, just before the burnt area. It can be located East of the AVR Medical Center.
5, 13. Ghouls Will Spawn
While you are advancing your number in the number terminal, Ghouls will periodically after a number of times using the terminal. Be ready, and use a shotgun to make quick work of the enemies in tight spaces.Check Out The All Shotgun List Here
7. Postmarked Letter Location
The letter can be found in a mailbox, just North of the Capitol Building. Keep your eye out for a white and blue mailbox on its side since it is very easy to miss due to its size.
9. The Form Is Behind A Locked Door
The form is found in the office of the registrar at the Capitol Building. You will be able to get to it be picking a level 0 lock that will let you inside the office of the registrar.Check Out How To Lockpick Here
15. Find Out Error Details Via The Terminal
After talking to C1, you will be able to learn all about Error 34B/1 by the terminal right behind you. It will be next to the Overseer's Cache by the door.
16. Governor's Seal Location
The Governor's Seal can be found at the other end of the same building. It is on a desk just behind the governor's terminal.
18. How To Get Your Photo Taken
You will be able to get your photograph taken by the camera in front of C1. All you need to do is stand in front of it, and interact with it when the prompt shows up to get your photo taken!