The Energy Weapons skill affects your abilities with Laser and Plasma weapons as well as the mighty Alien Blaster and Firelance. Energy Weapons are hard to come by in the early stages of the game so it's recommended not to level up this skill too high from the start, when you could be adding them to skills that are more useful in the early stages of the game. Your Energy Weapons level will increase depending on you Perception, each Perception level will increase your Energy Weapons by +2.
 Perks that require Energy Weapons skill
- Concentrated Fire - Level 18, Energy Weapons 60.
 Increasing Energy Weapons skills
- Cyborg - Increases Energy Weapons by +10
- Energy Weapons Bobblehead - Energy Weapons +10
- Nikola Tesla and You - Each book increases Energy Weapons by +1 (+2 if you have the Comprehension perk)
|Fallout 3 Skills|
|• Barter • Big Guns • Energy Weapons • Lockpick • Medicine • Melee Weapons • Repair • Science • Small Guns • Sneak • Speech • Unarmed •|
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