The latest installment of the Fallout series set in a post-apocalyptic Las Vegas. Developed by Obsidian and published by Bethesda.

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Do ED-E's weapons work in casinos?

I'm about to go meet Benny in his suite at the Tops and, frankly, I don't trust him to come alone and unarmed to our little meeting. I won't be arriving empty-handed myself - I've got a quiet .22 and ...
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What's so special about Mick's Special Stash?

Twas morning in Freeside and at Ralph and Mick's Not a creature was stirring, except for two chicks on a mission from Elvis, to investigate a bodyguard who seemed suspiciously great. When what to our ...
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Where do companions go when dismissed in Fallout: New Vegas?

Boone and I have been murdering our way through the Mojave Wasteland for the last ingame month or so, and we're very happy together. However, I've just reached Trading Post 188 and encountered ...
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What is the game-time to real-time ratio in Fallout: New Vegas?

Like many RPGs, Fallout: New Vegas has day/night cycles. Right now, I'm trying to infiltrate the REPCONN labs to find out why there are so many ghouls there, while still making it back to Novac in ...
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Can NCR forgive me for nuking the Long 15?

So, at the end of the Lonesome Road add-on I chose to bomb both Legion and NCR, which of course maximizes my infamy with both factions. I'm on my umpteenth play-through and I'd like to repair my ...
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Where is the Fallout: New Vegas save game location?

I just reloaded Steam on a new computer and I can't find the folder to put my saved games into. Where is it?
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What is the profit in resolving the issues with Ulysses peacefully?

What is the profit in resolving the issues with Ulysses peacefully at the end of Lonesome Road? Other than not having to fight him, that is? (the loss is I won't get his unique gear)
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(GRA) Overkill * Challenge: What qualifies as an “Animal” for this challenge?

I have the Gun Runners DLC for Fallout New Vegas and I am trying to complete one of the challenges that comes with the DLC, '(GRA) Overkill *': Kill (20) Animals with any Fat Man or Fat Mines. ...
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When should I read skill books in Fallout New Vegas?

I was given a lot of books with skill names with a quest. When do I use them? And are any of them more than just short term perks?
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Is it possible to own a slave?

As the question says, I'd like to know if it's possible to "buy" a slave and use it as companion (even if it's useless). If not, is there any mod that implements this feature?
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Problem in Dead Money DLC ending?

I have just finished the Dead Money DLC for Fallout New Vegas. When I go to the gate that says "Travel to Mohave Wasteland", it gives the DLC's ending, but after that video ends I'm back in BoS ...
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Two retail versions of the same game

I own Fallout New Vegas and have just bought the "utimate edition" of the same game. I want to start playing ultimate edition, and gift the older game to my son. Is that going to give me problems ...
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Is melee effective on fallout new vegas and can someone run me over the basics?

I want to start the campaign again using melee and some ranged such as explosives, but I don't know how to use it, what perks to use and the best armour. Is it viable, and, if it is, can someone ...
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Do body armors have any effect on the head? Is it better to use hollow point ammunition when targetting a body-armored enemy's unarmored head?

I'm just wondering if Fallout New Vegas is like Skyrim, where wearing an armor on one body part will protect other body parts (regardless if armor is worn on that body part). In FNV, do body armors ...
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How do I get the NCR Rangers to stop hunting me down?

I killed ranger Ranger Andy because I accidentally stole from him when I was trying to bring the dialogue options in order to ask him about Boone's wife. He chased me out of Novac and kept shooting at ...
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Killed all inhabitants of HELIOS ONE, yet quest still active

In Fallout:NV, I initially was going against the NCR early on, but switched allegiances to see how their storyline played out. All NCR troops accepted me as OK except for HELIOS ONE, where I had ...
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How do I exchange all of my currency for chips at once?

I'd like to quickly exchange all of my NCR money for Tops chips instead of repeatedly clicking the exchange button. Is there a way to do this? I'd prefer not to click "8 chips for $20 NCR." 83 times.
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Is there a way to cleanup or repair savegames?

We are having issues with crashes in Fallout: New Vegas on the PS3. We tried our savegames on another PS3 and encountered the same problems. Starting a new game on our PlayStation, or loading the ...
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Followers have gotten stuck and disappeared

So, Boone and Rex have been following me for some time now, and Boone is carrying quite a lot of valuables for me. All of a sudden...when I loaded up my game today....they were not behind me. I see ...
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Why did ARCHIMEDES not activate?

Following this question... So I armed the ARCHIMEDES system, hoping to see all those NCR scum get fried...according to the Wiki it is a sight to behold. However, I went through and armed everything, ...
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Was the Men Behaving Badly theme tune in Fallout New Vegas?

My friend is insisting the Men Behaving Badly theme tune is in Fallout New Vegas (he says it plays in the background as you are walking through Freeside) but I'm sure he's wrong. Is he?
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How can I get La Longue Carabine from Corporal Sterling in Fallout NV?

In Fallout New Vegas, I would like to get La Longue Carabine from Corporal Sterling, but am unsure how. I have very low sneak, and it doesn't even appear in his inventory to be stolen, is there any ...
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Where can I find the Fat Man in Fallout New Vegas?

I have tons of mini nukes. The only problem is that the only weapon that shoots mini nukes is the Fat Man. I've seen it a few places and and never had the caps to buy it. Is there a place in Fallout ...
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Fallout new vegas crash with ASUS EAH6850

I have an i5 3.2GHZ computer with windows 7 64bit installed. 4GB RAM, dual monitors connected to an ASUS EAH6850 video card. I recently purchased Fallout: new Vegas which installed correctly. But ...
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How do enemies scale with the player level?

In Fallout: New Vegas, enemies get stronger as you level up. But which of their stats increase, and in which scale?
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How can I get the Platinum Chip from Benny?

I know that he currently is keeping it in Caesar tent, but unfortunetly my reputation among Legion is very bad hence all legionnaire attack me if I come in tent. What could I do? Putting on Legion's ...
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Which stat is applied first, Damage Reduction or Damage Threshold in Fallout New Vegas?

The information found on the Fallout Wikia seems to be conflicting. Under the Damage Threshold article, it states that: The combined statistics of DT and DR (with DT being applied first) ...
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Are there any time-based events?

In Fallout New Vegas, do I have to keep an eye on the time/date? Are there any events that happen after a certain amount of ingame time? Can you for example miss something if you arrive to late in a ...
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How (and when) do I run Fallout: New Vegas' DLC?

I already finished the game a few months ago but would like to play the DLC now. It looks like they are not run separately from some menu but rather loaded alongside the main game and add some ...
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In Fallout New Vegas, how do I use Mojave Express Drop Boxes?

I've been playing Fallout New Vegas and I spotted the Mojave Express drop box in Goodsprings, but I haven't seen any others. Supposedly you can use these drop boxes to move items from place to place ...
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Avoiding encumberance in New Vegas

Lately while playing Fallout New Vegas, I've found myself lugging far more equipment than I need. As a result, I'm always either overloaded and can't fast travel or sprint. When I started playing ...
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Can I drink myself stupid?

One of the notable 'features' of Fallout:New Vegas was the return to the series of 'Low Int Dialog' - that is to say, special dialog options in conversations that reflected the fact that you had ...
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Is there any way to get the Faderator in Fallout: New Vegas on the 360?

The Faderator is a piece of cut content in the Fallout: New Vegas addon Dead Money. It's retrievable using console commands on the PC, but I'm not running F:NV on the PC; I'd like to get at this ...
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Is Charisma a useful stat in Fallout: New Vegas?

I'm beginning playing this game and I'd like to know is Charisma is worth putting a few points. I always play RPG as a diplomat character and I want to do the same here. However it seems that in FNW ...
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Fallout New Vegas..where did my stuff go?

I just finished the Zion expansion on Xbox 360. I started this several months ago and I can't remember where my stuff went that I had before starting it. I seem to remember it was confiscated. Any ...
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How to play DLC if game is finished?

Can I play the DLC from the point where I completed the main game story-line, or do I have to back up to some save-game that I created before I entered the final battle?
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Where to start exploring from in Fallout New Vegas: Old World Blues?

I've attached it in the game launcher, but do not know where to start from. No radio signal or something like that? Where do I look? Update: According to this video… ...
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Unique weapons locations

I have found some unique weapons throughout the game, but far from all. They just seem to appear at random locations (like on the ground in a cave). Is there any hints or tips one can follow to find ...
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Dead Money DLC and main story

I just bought Dead Money DLC, during Steam sales, but I haven't finished Fallout: New Vegas yet; I played about 25 hours and probably I am just in the middle of the story. What does it mean? Is Dead ...
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Is there a way to reduce or prevent crashing when trading?

I've always had trouble when buying caravan cards. It seems that if I try to buy too many, when I "accept" the transaction, the game will pause, and then crash. I've had some success at getting around ...
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Can you become a Ranger?

In Fallout: New Vegas, you meet many ranger NPCs, among which is Ranger Andy in Novac who seems to suggest that it's possible for the Courier to become one. I came to the conclusion of a possibility ...
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How does Fallout handle modded savegames after removing the mod?

If you add mods to your Fallout game and after some playing time remove the mod (deleting it from data folder), then play the game some more, will your save file still consist the progression of the ...
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Dead Money Crashing After “Fires in the Sky”

I have completed the "Fires in the Sky" mission, and am attempting to head back to the fountain after getting Dog / God to stay at the switching station. Once I finish the mission and am awarded the ...
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Strange unusable items in Camp McCarran (Get your flint on)

In Camp McCarran, along with other areas of the wasteland, I have found "named" items (those which have a name when the cursor is above them) which can not be interacted with. The latest example is ...
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Where can I buy a Stealth Boy?

I just can't seem to find a Stealth Boy and I need to do some sneaking.
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Can't save anymore in Fallout:New Vegas for the PS3

I'm on level 22 and I can't save manually any more - my save just goes over the last one. What do I do so I can save again? Do I have to delete saves? If so, how do I do it?
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What's the correct password for Fallout: New Vegas first computer hack?

Further detailing the question, what's the correct password for the terminal inside the Schoolhouse in Goodsprings?
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Venom and companions

Accidentally I quick-saved the game after a fight against a swarm of cazadors. I didn't recognize that my companion, Rex, was poisoned and remained with only 41 hp. He dies after 15 seconds of ...
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Get Power Armor Training without the Brotherhood of Steel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get Power Armor training in Fallout New Vegas? I blew up the Brotherhood of Steel in the Hidden Valley chapter with the self destruct sequence and had my ...
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How do you determine which weapons and armor a companion will use?

In Fallout: New Vegas, I've gotten the companion with the pneumatic glove, but she won't put on the body armor I give her. What are the restrictions for weapons and armor with companions? How can ...