Paladin Danse: Fallout 4 - Find and Recruit him as a Companion

Paladin Danse is a companion in Fallout 4, the latest installment of Bethesda's post-apocalyptic saga. The brave Brotherhood of Steel soldier strives for technical knowledge and building his military forces. You can recruit the loyal soldiers in Power Armor in Fallout 4 as companions. How you can find him, what strengths he has, and how you can start a romance with him, we show you in the following Companion Guide.

To find and recruit Paladin Danse as Companion, proceeds as follows:

On your way to the south Diamond City you will receive a radio message on the military frequency AF95. This embittered support in the fight against Feral Ghouls that attack the police station in Cambridge. The station is marked on the map.

Once you arrive at the police station, you get into a fierce battle between soldiers of the Brotherhood and a group of Feral Ghouls. Help people against zombies and then speak with the leader of the troop, Paladin Danse. He gives you a follow-up order and when you have done this he offers himself to you as a companion. Especially cool: If you are even members of the Brotherhood of Steel and want to have such access to the hottest technology of the wastelands, you can join the Club of techno-warriors as a fresh recruit at this time.

Paladin Danse Skills - His Strengths and Weaknesses

Paladin Danse is a Brotherhood of Steel, and therefore he is one of the elite fighters of the Military Group. Thanks to his position in the Brotherhood he carries a powerful Power Armor, which protects him and makes him almost invulnerable to many attacks. He also owns the laser gun Righteous Authority, an optimal instrument of death. But the strong Paladin also has his weaknesses. His mobility is limited by the armor and hectic combat situations you may also stand in the way of Paladin.

Increase your Relationship with Paladin Danse: His Likes and Dislikes

Like all companions in Fallout 4 Paladin Danse also has different likes and dislikes. And if you have collected enough affection, even a romance with the soldiers, nothing stands in the way.

Therefore, Paladin Danse is your best buddy in the wasteland, you should not be a peace-loving hippie. Because as a soldier Danse preferred tangible action by force. Diplomatic solutions without fighting are repugnant to him. However, Danse is not a brutal killer. He is always careful and honorable. Furthermore, he is on rules and regulations. In the following list you see what Paladin Danse likes and what he Dislikes:

Response: Use Chems - Impact: Negative
Action: Cannibalism - Impact: Negative
Action: Creating a Power Armor - Impact: Positive
Action: Go into a vertibird - Impact: Positive
Action: Modify armor or weapon - Impact: Positive
Action: Kill non-hostile NPC - Impact: Negative
Action: Strange castle crack / lockpicking - Impact: Negative
Action: Thieving - Impact: Negative
Action: Pickpocketing - Impact: Negative

Romance with Paladin Danse

As mentioned before you can eventually persuaded the noble Paladin Danse to romance when you have collected enough reputation with him and so reach the maximum level relationship, no matter what your character gender is.

As a reward for the maximum level relationship with Paladin Danse you gain the following skill:

Know your enemy: Your attacks cause 20 % more damage against synths, super mutants and Feral Ghouls. You will have this skill permanently if you have reached the maximum level relationship.

And if you go into the bed with Danse you will get another reward called Pillow Talk.

Pillow Talk: You gain + 15% experience points for a limited time.

We also give you guides to the other companions in Fallout 4:

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  1. For some reason i don't have the option to take him along as a companion anymore or being able to romance him, he just keeps telling me the other guys have more missions for me. After doing some side quests.


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