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Fort Knox Documentary

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Home VHS: Fort Knox Documentary
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Fort Knox Documentary is a unique VHS providing some lore.


The player can reduce boredom by -5 for each line of dialog when in the vicinity of a television playing the VHS.

The VHS can be used with an appropriate television to play the dialog of...



Person 1:

Today a large complex home to the US Army Armor Center, Fort Knox began... a series of fortifications during the Civil War.
The famous failed diversionary incursion of the Confederate...
...cavalry of John Hunt Morgan passed through the area in 1863...
...and headed towards Louisville...
...but ultimately skirted the city and headed to Springfield...
... in 1918. The new training center was named after...
...War of Independence general Henry Knox.
<bzzt> has become shorthand for a highly fortified location.
The bullion depository holds four and half thousand tons of gold...
...and despite the end of the gold standard...
...often used to store important national documents...
such as the original Declaration of Independence...
...during World War 2. The fort has been the filming location...
...of numerous television shows and movies...
...most famously the 1964 spy thriller...


The loot distributions can be found in the table(s) below.

VHS_Home distribution Show / Hide
Effective chance calculations are based off of default loot settings, and median zombie density. The higher the density of zombies in an area, the higher the effective chance of an item spawning. Chance is also influenced by the lucky and unlucky traits.
Building/Room Container Effective chance
livingroom shelves 10.78%

This VHS will only spawn once and only in living room shelves, making it incredibly rare.


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Source: ProjectZomboid\media\scripts\newitems.txt

Retrieved: Build 41.78.16
item VHS_Home
        DisplayCategory = Entertainment,
        Type				= Normal,
        DisplayName			= VHS-Home,
        Icon				= Cassette3,
        Weight				= 0.1,
        MediaCategory       = Home-VHS,
        WorldStaticModel = VHSBox3,

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