Fortunate Son Quest Walkthrough and Rewards | Cyberpunk 2077

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This is a walkthrough for Fortunate Son, a Side Quest in Cyberpunk 2077. Read on to learn all the available choices in Fortunate Son, how to get the best possible result, tips and strategies for the Quest, and all available rewards.

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Fortunate Son Basic Information

Quest Type Side
Act Act 2
Quest No. -
Lifepath All

How to Unlock Fortunate Son

Go to the Nomad Camp and talk to one of the Aldecaldos inside a tent. They will mention of someone needing a kidney implant and soon. Accepting the task will begin this quest.

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Fortunate Son Walkthrough

Nomad Camp, The Badlands

Objectives
1
Objective Icon.pngGo to the meeting with the hospital employee.→Meet with the hospital employee.→Take the briefcase with the implant.
Go to the objective point and talk to the hospital employee to acquire the necessary implant for the Nomad kid.
2
Objective Icon.pngDefeat the police.→Confront the hospital employee.
Defeat all police members. Move around so you don't get flanked as there are quite a few of them. After, deal with the employee who is cowering nearby.
3
Objective Icon.pngReturn to the Aldecaldos camp.→Talk to Bob.→Wait for eight hours for the results.
Return to the Nomad camp and give the briefcase to Bob. Wait for eight hours in order to find out if the implant worked.
4
Objective Icon.pngRead Bob's message.→Talk to Bob.
After eight in-game hours, head back to the camp. Depending on how you dealt with the employee earlier, the results will change. Talk to Bob to end the mission.

Fortunate Son Choices and Best Choice

Hospital Employee: Dead or Alive

Dead

In the first part of the conversation, you will have the option of keeping the hospital employee alive or dead. If you kill him, you will still be able to get implant but without knowing it has a virus.

Alive

If you keep him alive, before you leave the area, he will inform you of a virus that the implant has and gives you the shard to remove the virus.

Best Choice

While the mission will still be accomplished, killing the employee without getting the shard first would result to the death of the Nomad kid. So, option two is better since it leads to a more positive outcome.

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Act 2 Side Quests

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Epistrophy Delamain Any
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Every Breath You Take Any
Ezekiel Saw the Wheel Any
Fool on The Hill Misty Any
Happy Together - Any
Heroes - Any
Holdin' On - Any
Human Nature - Any
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Kold Mirage Any
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Love Rollercoaster - Any
Machine Gun Skippy Any
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Off The Leash Kerry Any
Poem of The Atoms - Any
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Queen Of The Highway Panam Any
Raymond Chandler Evening Pepe Any
Rebel! Rebel! Kerry Any
Sex on Wheels Jake Any
Shoot to Thrill - Any
Sinnerman Wakako Any
Space Oddity - Any
Spellbound Nix Any
Spray Paint Brendan Any
Stadium Love - Any
Stairway to Heaven - Any
Talkin' 'Bout A Revolution Judy Any
The Ballad of Buck Ravers - Any
The Beast in Me Claire Any
The Beast in Me: Badlands Claire Any
The Beast in Me: City Center Claire Any
The Beast in Me: Santo Domingo Claire Any
The Beast in Me: The Big Race Claire Any
There Is a Light That Never Goes Out - Any
These Boots Are Made For Walkin' Claire Any
They Won't Go When I Go - Any
Tune Up - Any
Venus in Furs - Any
Violence Any
War Pigs - Any
Epistrophy: Wellsprings Delamain 7
Epistrophy: Coastview Delamain 8
Ex-Factor Judy 10
Fortunate Son Bob 10
Full Disclosure - 10
Beat on the Brat: Kabuki Coach Fred 15
Blistering Love Rogue 15
Chippin' In Rogue 15
Don't Lose Your Mind - 15
Killing In The Name Nancy 15
Pisces Judy 15
Send In The Clowns Ozob 15
The Hunt - 15
Riders On The Storm Panam 16
Following The River River 17
With A Little Help From My Friends Panam 18
Dream On Jefferson 20
Gun Music - 25
I Fought The Law Jefferson 25
Beat on the Brat: Arroyo Coach Fred 30
Beat on the Brat: The Glen Coach Fred 30
Bullets Zane 30
Only Pain - 30
Small Man, Big Mouth Kirk 30
Sweet Dreams 30
Beat on the Brat: Pacifica Coach Fred 40
Beat on the Brat: Rancho Coronado Coach Fred 40
Beat on the Brat Coach Fred 45

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    • In the crafting screen, would love to see a comparison between what I'm currently equipped with vs what I've selected to craft. In the Inventory screen, I have no idea where any extra weight is without going into each category (weapons, clothes, etc). Please add some sort of weight indicator next to each category so I know exactly where I seem to be overloaded. In the Map, please mark completed items (assault in progress, access points), grey out the icons or something similar?

    • >>[1022]
      Ran into the same problem with Iris not wanting to get in the van (in v1.31) but coerced her into doing it by backing the van up into her. She'll jump out of the way if you try to ram her, but backing up and bumping her teleports her to the side of the van, where she'll get in.

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