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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Is it a common bug, that the screen turns blue and textures become missing indoors in Fallout: New Vegas? Is there a solution?

I have been playing Fallout: New Vegas quite a bit, despite the following bug. It occured after only playing for a couple of hours and even persisted after I cleared the game data and reinstalled ...
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How can I fix a sexbot?

I am doing the atomic wrangler 'escort' quest. I found all 3 targets easily due to the markers, but the sexbot is in a vat of sorts. Accessing the computer next to it seems to indicate that I can ...
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Why are there no tanks in Fallout 3 / New Vegas?

Is there a reason why you never see any tanks in Fallout? For a civilization constantly at war and so heavy on the weapons development they seem to focus on infantry all the time. You could argue ...
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Moving Fallout NV game saves between PS3s?

I'm at someone else's house for a week, and wanted to load my Fallout New Vegas saves on their PS3. I brought a few saves on a USB stick which I've copied with the 'Save Game Utility'. When I load ...
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Is it possible to get the INT implant without leveling?

In trying for a perfect character everyone keeps going for 10 int but would it be possible to get the implant without leveling? Can you go to the clinic and then return to good springs and start the ...
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Great Khan quest FO:NV

Went to Hoover Dam, got mission to deal with Great Khans. Went to Red Rock, quest arrow pointed toward Khan Longhouse. Went in, talked to Papa Khan. Killed everyone in the house. Nothing. The arrow ...
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Problems at White Gloves Society

When you visit Ultra-Luxe and meet the White Gloves Society members there is a mission that asks to look for an investigator. The problem is that as soon as I enter inside its room I am attacked by ...
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Can't get Arcade's quest [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Initiating companion quests in Fallout New Vegas I cant seem to get Arcade Gannon's quest; can I still get it if I'm a member of the Brotherhood of Steel?
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Veronica won't walk around with me anymore

After I get out of the Hidden Valley bunker after trying to convince the elder and kill the four Brotherhood of Steel people waiting for me and Veronica there, Veronica just stands where she was when ...
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When is the last place you can save in Fallout New Vegas to get all endings?

I'm playing through Fallout New Vegas and I'm aware that there are 4 mutually exclusive endings. I would like to see them all and get all the achievements, but I don't want to play the entire game ...
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Where can I retrieve Cass from? (Or how to remote-dismiss a follower)

I had Rose of Sharon Cassidy following me for a while, and asked her to wait behind while I cleared out the Van Graffs. However she's now removed herself to a location on the map just North-West of ...
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How do I get past the hologram room in the Sierra Madre Vault?

I seem to be stuck in the Sierra Madre hologram room (the one just before entering the Vault). I've rerouted the hologram patrols, disabled the alarms, but I can't figure out how to lower the force ...
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I have killed all of the Brotherhood of Steel - what now? [duplicate]

in FO:NV, i killed all of the Brotherhood of Steel in the Hidden Valley Bunker. I then went to Deathclaw Promontory and picked up the power armour. I try to wear it and it says i have to have Power ...
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Fallout: NV stutters even though FPS is high

I'm playing Fallout: New Vegas on a decent machine. The game normally runs with 70-90 FPS on highest settings when not using vsync. But I hate playing without vsync because the video tearing is ...
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Stuck inside a rock - glitch

I'm playing the glitch-riddled Fallout New Vegas. I'm on the Deathclaw Promontory and managed to kill one while sliding down the side of a rock. I'm now INSIDE the rock. I can run about, i can see ...
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Recommended Deadwind Cavern Legendary Deathclaw Level?

What level is it advised for your character to be before entering Deadwind Cavern and fighting the Legendary Deathclaw? I am level 24, my companion is Boone and I still get my butt kicked.
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The lockdown glitch in new Vegas

I went to to McNamara and he's in the process of doing the lock down thing. I tried going out, waiting 3 days or more, and all that stuff but it's not working. And now I'm at the point where I either ...
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Can I redeem my reputation with a faction?

Unfortunately, I'm vilified in the Legion, so I wasn't able to do any quests for them (except for the one given in Nipton (Cold, Cold Heart)). Sometimes when I look at reputation in my Pip-Boy some ...
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Where is the Brotherhood of Steel's missing laser pistol?

I have the unmarked side quest where I need to find a laser pistol in Scorpion Gulch. I have gotten tips where they say it's near a dead body, and I remember finding that body and looting it but I ...
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The House Always Wins

I beat the House Always Wins 1 quest. I went to complete the House Always Wins 2 but for some reason I don't have the Platinum Chip. I know Mr. House gave me the chip. Is there any way to get ...
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I've heard about negotiating a treaty between the NCR and BoS. Is it true?

Can I do this and can I still do it if I have already overthrown the 1st elder?
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After killing the Brotherhood of Steel, does Veronica still follow you?

If I convince Veronica to leave the Brotherhood of Steel and join the Followers of the Apocalypse, and then I kill everyone of the Brotherhood, will Veronica still follow me as a companion? I want to ...
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What parts of Fallout: New Vegas are based on the real world?

I found out that the Helios One power plant actually exists (probably without Archimedes). I also knew Nellis AFB, Hoover Dam and McCarran Airport were real, and some quick Googling showed that ...
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I blew up Vault 19 — so why does the ending act like I didn't?

I just finished New Vegas, siding with the NCR. This was my fourth run-through. This time around, I blew up Vault 19. (It seems that being "Very Good" karmically involved a lot of blowing up ...
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Does the Meltdown perk affect the Pulse Gun?

Pretty much what the title asks: If I've taken the Meltdown perk, will it affect the Pulse Gun? If so, does that mean I can accidentally kill/neutralize ED-E or Rex if they're too close to a robotic ...
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Is there any way to give Boxcars 15 Med-X?

Boxcars says that, since I'm the Powder Gangers' "Grim [expletive] Reaper," if I give him 15 Med-X, he'll OD and die for me. But my only options (while carrying 43 Med-X's) are 1, 2, 3 and 5. If I ...
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Where can you find a scoped rifle early on in New Vegas?

This is my second play through of New Vegas and somehow I don't remember where I got the scoped guns I had before from. The only scoped gun I remember is a Guass Rifle which I only got because of the ...
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What can I do with the disassembled weapons shipment?

I found the disassembled weapons shipment near some Fiends and it's valued at almost 5000. The problem is I can't sell it anywhere (it just doesn't show up in the list of items). What am I supposed to ...
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What are the main differences of Hardcore Mode?

I was curious as to what the differences in gameplay there are between regular mode and hardcore mode? From what I understand is that you require sleep, food, and water. What are the penalties(other ...
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Do you have to kill Dean?

I'm in the Sierra Madre (Dead Money add-on), and I was trying to be a nice guy -- I really was. But when the time came that I could decide whether to kill my companions or let them live and disable ...
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Are the limits for getting banned in a casino static?

Winning too much in a casino gets you banned. But is the limit static, as in whenever you have won a specific sum over all time you get banned, or is it a ban for winning too much over a short period ...
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Can you remove a weapon attachment?

I recently put a scope on a 9mm pistol, but decided the scope was useless. Is there any way to take it off the gun? I would just find another pistol, but the pistol I have is currently in top ...
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Can I have multiple team members in the Presidential Suite in Fallout: New Vegas?

I recently got a "hideout" in New Vegas. Victor, the robot, alludes to the Presidential Suite as a "hideout" for my "friends"...as in plural. The suite seems to have multiple rooms, and I know I've ...
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How does “Dead Money” interact with Veronica?

This is a multi-part question, which I know is generally frowned upon, but please hear me out on this. If you have Veronica as your companion (assuming you can even take companions to The Sierra ...
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How to level up in Hardcore mode

After completing the game with standard settings, I started a Hardcore game. After playing for a while I have still not leveled up. Is there a certain way to do this?
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Why did Caesar's Legion become hostile to me?

I have been neutral to Caesar's Legion, and have not done anything to make them aggressive towards me. I went to see the enslaved Powder Gangers, but I didn't set them free. The Legion was nice to me. ...
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Why did the Van Graffs try to kill me?

Here's the situation: I finished Cass's quest (Heartache by the Numbers) peacefully, with stealth. I was not caught by the Crimson Caravan nor the Van Graffs with my sneaking around for their ...
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Do the split beams in Fallout Vegas for energy weapons share the same hit chance?

For instance, if I use the beam splitter on a 20 damage laser rifle, it splits it into 3 beams (6.7x3), which I know, is a bug since its supposed to split into 2 and do 30% more damage. However, do ...
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Which strategy to follow in building a Caravan deck?

I admit that Caravan rules are not so "user-friendly", but finally, after some attempts and after reading this good explanation, I managed to win a couple of games. Now, how should I build the ...
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How do you display framerate in Fallout New Vegas?

I would ideally like to know a console command that will display the framerate (current and a running averages would be even better).
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How much does luck affect the various games of chance in Fallout:New Vegas?

Does anyone know how luck affects the 3 casino games ( slots , BlackJack, roulette) in Fallout:NV? Does luck play a bigger role in one of the games more then the others? Is there some breakover ...
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Why do I lose karma when I take bandit things?

Why do I lose karma when I take bandit things, like objects found in some Powder Gangers camps?
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Where are good home base sites in Fallout: New Vegas?

Where are some good places to set up a home base in Fallout: New Vegas? My criteria for "good" are as follows: Permanent (non-resetting) storage containers, the more the better Quick to get to from ...
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What tactics are best for killing Deathclaws?

Everyone in Fallout tells you that Deathclaws are bad news. Everyone tells you it would be suicide to take them on alone. But this is a game, I'm the hero and I win against impossible odds all the ...
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What is a good rifle in Fallout New Vegas?

Currently I'm using the "AER14 Prototype" and while it hits quite hard I'm wondering if there's anything better? I've also got the "All American" assault rifle but in single shot mode it feels quite ...
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How to enable Hardcore mode

Why Hardcore mode is disabled and grayed out in gameplay menu settings? I am an "expert" of Fallout 3 and I would like to start my first playthrough in New Vegas with Hardcore mode ON. Is there any ...
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Is it possible to *NOT* get the room at Lucky 38?

Is it possible to not get the room at Lucky 38, but still complete and win the game? Is this faction-dependent? (I am specifically interested in an "independent New Vegas" solution, but am open to any ...
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Mods to install before starting Fallout New Vegas

I have just bought Fallout New Vegas. I read the patch notes and I saw that many bug as been fixed after the release. What I am wondering now is, if there are any known bugs and if there are mods I ...
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How do I bring ED-E to the scrapyard?

I have the quest "ED-E My Love". However, I cannot just pick him up and walk outside (he's in a house). Is it possible to do that quest when I don't have the science/repair to fix him first?
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Fallout New Vegas and Boxing

I saw this picture on fallout wiki(on the bottom of the page) and I wonder if I can do any boxing in fallout or is it as useless as it looks? P.S. Is that picture a hack or are there any boxing ...