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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Details about fallout nv savegames and steam (cloud?)

In order to clean up my C / Systemdrive a bit I figured out 800 MB of savegame files of my fallout new vegas game played steam. After reading a bit about options for moving them somewhere else and let ...
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Why won't the Sloan quarry workers move back into Quarry Junction?

I've completed the quest where you have to kill the Deathclaw Mother and Deathclaw Alpha Male for the Sloan quarry workers. I wiped out all the deathclaws in the quarry and then notified Chomps Lewis. ...
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Bye bye love - Where do I go from here?

I'm doing the Bye Bye Love quest in Fallout: New Vegas. I've spoken to both Carlitos and Joanna, and have given messages to both. However, I didn't have a high enough speech skill to convince Joanna ...
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Use the console to reset challenges and fix achievements

I opened the console during a session and later played 34 hands of blackjack, which caused the Double Down achievement (play 10 hands of blackjack) to not pop. I know I can use ModPCMiscStat ...
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Character moving slowly without carry weight being exceeded.

I encountered a bug where my character moves slowly, as if i had exceeded the carry weight even though my maximum is not exceeded (or even close). I can still jump and fast travel, but cannot run. I ...
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Are VATS aiming bugs in Fallout:New Vegas really that preventive?

I'm playing Fallout New Vegas vanilla (although updated to the latest patch). I wanted to make a cowboy-like character that would wield primarily lever-action rifles - scoped trail carbine and a brush ...
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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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Where to find a barber in Fallout NV?

Is there a barber available in Fallout New Vegas? Sporting hipster beard in Mojave desert almost makes me wish for a nuclear winter.
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Where is there a reliable place to get the other components for making Ammo?

I've been playing Hardcore in New Vegas and I am always only finding ammo cases. I can't seem to find any traders who sell any of the other components needed to craft ammunition (though I haven't ...
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What does agility affect in Fallout New Vegas?

I've read a lot of conflicting information about what the agility SPECIAL stat does in the game. The factors it affects I've read, of which some are almost certainly false are the following: Total ...
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Fallout New Vegas - Hardcore Build

I am looking at making a hardcore build on fallout but I would like some advice on the build. So my main skills will be Survival, Repair and Barter. Survival for making new foods, Repair for item ...
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What is the handgun a companion will term best?

So, I'm trying to decide what handgun to stock ammo for, for Raul Tejada, but I don't know what calibre because I'm not sure what handgun he'd take over his own .44 mag. What handguns/lever-action ...
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Steam Error loading Fallout: New Vegas

Today I launched Fallout: New Vegas and it gave me an error: Application load error P:********** (Dashes are hidden since it might be a security thing) I was busy at Vault 11 fighting laggy ...
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New Vegas - Sneak Detection

What is the sneak detection equation in Fallout: New Vegas? What factors (other than perks and hiding behind things) determines if you are detected while sneaking? I have read a lot of conflicting ...
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Is it worth it to take the Wild Wasteland trait in Fallout New Vegas?

I know that this trait adds some more fun to the game but other than that?
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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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Lucullus isn't at the dock [duplicate]

In Fallout: New Vegas (PC), Lucullus for the quest The House Always Wins, II is not there. When I try using the dock, I cannot find the point. I have completed the quest where you kill Benny and get ...
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How do I craft in Fallout: New Vegas?

In Fallout: New Vegas, how do I craft weapons or items I find with the random loot all over buildings?
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First Rifle with Scope

I've always wanted to play a sniper in an RPG, and I've just started playing Fallout: New Vegas. This seems like a perfect fit. I'm pretty excited. What is the earliest point in the game I can ...
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Can I launch Fallout: New Vegas via Fallout 3's launcher on Steam?

I have Fallout: New Vegas and Fallout 3 on steam and I want to try TTW mod (F3 into new vegas)That mod is for Fallout: New Vegas and I would like to know if there is any way to start falloutnv.exe ...
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Can you kill all non-quest NPC's permanently

I'd like to start recording some Fallout NV, in which I'd naturally discover each location and murder that locations population. So if I was to do this, if I returned to the locations which I ...
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Why can't I send companions back to Lucky 38?

I used to be able to send companions back to Lucky 38 but all of a sudden I can't any more. I only have the option of ending the companionship rather than sending them to Lucky 38. Does anyone know ...
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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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Is it possible to skip cut scenes

For the intro to the game, all of the DLC intros and outros, and the ending to the entire game is it possible to skip the cut scenes. I have beaten the game so I have seen them all already and I don't ...
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Fallout New Vegas: Max weight that can be carried

I always end up throwing stuff away because I run out of weight space and it doesn't bother me too much because I don't play on a hard difficulty but I was wondering what is the most weight you can ...
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Cannot complete second part of 'I Could Make You Care'

I'm stuck at the second part of the Companion quest 'I Could Make You Care', for the companion Veronica Santangelo, where you need to find 3 technologies, either: Vault 22's farm info Guided ...
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Fallout New Vegas Hidden Weapon Extra Ammo

Somewhere along the road to Jacobstown in FONV, if you turn right and keep walking, you will find a crashed UFO. There are aliens and if you kill the alien captain and loot him you will find an ...
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Fallout New Vegas - Reset Reputation with the NCR

I am attacked on sight by the NCR. I used console commands to set my reputation to idolized, yet I am still attacked on sight. How can I fix this?
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Where is the bed you rent in vault 21?

I've run around and around the entire vault and can't seem to find the rented room ("use key" never shows up). In addition, I've slept in every bed I can find but none of them will heal me (I'm on ...
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How do I repair my weapons and armor?

In both Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas, how can I repair my weapons and armor?
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How can I get President Kimball to retreat to the safe room during the Arizona Killer quest?

I am trying to force Kimball to retreat to the safe room during the Legion quest "Arizona Killer." I am an Unarmed character, without a high enough Explosive or Repair skill to blow up the vertibird. ...
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Is there a bobble head equivalent in Fallout: New Vegas?

I have been looking around for the standard stat boosters and skill boosters and still haven't seen anything that will boost my S.P.E.C.I.A.L. I was wondering if there are any things hidden away like ...
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Where is the REPCONN research labs key?

In the "Come Fly With Me" quest chain, I just finished clearing the basement of nightkin and sent Harland away. After going back upstairs, I can't open the research labs door to talk to the ghoul ...
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Cannot Fix Corrupted Files on Steam for Fallout New Vegas

So, on Steam, I have Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition. I've been playing it like crazy, and I've already got to the Strip within the day and a half I've been playing. I go to Silver Rush, steal a ...
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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 ...
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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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Disabled NPC Fallout New Vegas

When I was doing Honest Heart DLC, Waking Cloud was my NPC as those who've done the DLC know. But for some reason I went in console and disabled her because she kept dying*. When I tried to re-enable ...
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In Dead Money, how do I trap Father Elijah in the vault?

There's an achievement for trapping Father Elijah in the vault, but he has a knack for seeing right through stealth regardless of your preparations. Other guides suggest you should be able to just ...
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How to fix white bodies on non-caucasian npc in fallout new vegas

I recently started a new playthrough of Fallout New Vegas and decided to add a custom NPC. So I started up the G.E.C.K. and added a new NPC. I decided to make the NPC an AfricanAmerican. After doing ...
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Skyrim, Fallout 3 and New Vegas: major mouse issues

Alright, so for the last 2 days I've been trying to figure out how to solve this issue with Skyrim, Fallout 3, and New Vegas. When starting Skyrim, my mouse responds fine, but my windows cursor ...
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Can I run a Fallout mod launcher and have Steam think it's the original game executable?

Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas have a great modding community, but most mods require launching the game through a mod manager like Fallout Mod Manager (FOMM), or by launching the Fallout Script ...
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Does every weapon have a unique equivalent?

In Fallout New Vegas there are many "unique" variants of normal weapons, for example the All-American is the unique Marksman Carbine and the Gobi Campaign Scout Rifle is the unique variant of the ...
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What are the slot machine odds in New Vegas?

I know that slot machines are generally a sucker's game, but they also have the highest potential payouts. That said, after fighting one at the Atomic Wrangler for the better part of an hour, I'm not ...
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No mouse or keyboard input in Fallout New Vegas (aside from return and arrow keys)

Hardware/OS CPU - Phenom II quad core GPU - R7950 HD RAM - 8GB SSD - 2x120GB RAID 0 OS - Windows 7 Install Environment Up-to-date windows Latest beta catalyst drivers Up-to-date game cache ...
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Can your companions die?

I've heard of some companions not leveling with the Courier, and being killed as a result. But every time my companions are beaten senseless, they end up merely unconscious. Can companions die? If ...
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Do mods or console use disable achievements for Fallout:New Vegas?

I've heard mixed information on this and I'd like to get a straight answer, for two reasons: The widely reported Quicksave/Autosave bug is annoying and, quite frankly, has terrified me into ...
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Can I Delete an NPC?

I had asked Cass to wait outside the Van Graffs while I snuck in for 'Heartache By The Number' and when I exitted she wasn't there. Being immensely confused, she showed up on the map, but knowing no ...
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Is there any way to follow the Mr. House questline without killing the Brotherhood of Steel?

I've reached "The House always wins: V" quest, which means I have to kill the Brotherhood of Steel. Unfortunately, I have Veronica with me and I also like the Brotherhood and their supply of armour ...
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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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In Fallout: New Vegas, is it possible to drop bottle caps?

I ask this because I'm playing the New Vegas Trade Center mod and I'd like to put my bottle caps in the bank there. Unfortunately, bottle caps don't appear in my inventory; they only appear in the ...