The fourth cRPG in the Fallout series and standalone sequel to Fallout 3, set in a post-apocalyptic Las Vegas. Developed by Obsidian and published by Bethesda.

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How is XP awarded for combat?

What's the formula for how XP is awarded for combat in Fallout: New Vegas? The Wiki seems not to have it.
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How many playthroughs are required to complete all quests?

During my first playthrough I killed Caesar, destroyed Brotherhood of Steel and deceived Yes Man. How many runs are required to experience all quests in the game?
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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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Brotherhood of steel in Fallout NV

I prefer the brotherhood to the NCR, but have been helping them because I don't mind them . I have been given a quest to destroy the brotherhood but I would rather destroy the NCR. I have talked to ...
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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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Increasing uGridsToLoad in Fallout: New Vegas

What settings can I drop to load more grids without crashing? I can run 9 grids stable but 11 causes the game to crash to desktop. Exterior cell Buffer is at 48 (96=CTD). I want to be able to snipe as ...
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What are the exact triggers for initiating companion quests in Fallout: New Vegas?

Until now I've only triggered Veronica's companion quest. I'd like to see the other now, so I'm curious about the exact trigger for initiating the companion quests. Do I only have to have them with ...
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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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NCR Ranger Safehouse-I can't get in

I've heard that in the NCR Ranger Safehouse in FO:NV (near Black Mountain), there is some nice gear to be found. I have a positive reputation with the NCR, and I also have the NCR Safehouse Key from ...
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Ways of Entering New Vegas

I'm generally curious as to how many legitimate ways there are to get into New Vegas at the beginning of the game. For example, there is the obvious route of However, I was replaying the game, and ...
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How to join the NCR in Fallout New Vegas?

Iv'e been playing Fallout New Vegas and I haven't gotten very far but I was wondering how I could join the NCR. I really want to join this faction. Is there any specific place to go or any specific ...
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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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How many weapon schematics are there in Fallout New Vegas?

I want to know how many schematics there are in total in the game for Fallout new vegas as I am not sure how many weapons there are. if its at all possible could someone tell me the location of these ...
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How do you download xbox 360 games to a pc via usb

i have fallout new vegas for my xbox 360 and would like to transfer it to my desktop
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How do I get past the barriers before the vault?

In the Fallout New Vegas expansion Dead Money, how do I get down the barriers that are right there before the vault? I can't seem to find a way around it.
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What items are 100% totally useless when you have all DLC?

All the lists I found include things like Coffee Mugs which aren't actually useless because you can give them to Muggy. I haven't found any lists that are up-to-date for all DLC. What items can I ...
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If I leave a companion in F:NV can I get him back later?

I've been running with Boone for a while and, while he's a good marksman, he's kind of a nuisance. The Legion are the only group I'm in bad blood with and he just likes to run into them headfirst, ...
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Which ending should come if I kill all of the NPCs in Fallout: New Vegas?

If I kill all NPCs, or simply kill the main NPCs who give me the main quests, which ending would come? Is there another ending as a genocidal leader, or are there only four endings?
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Fallout new vegas not showing up mods

So I got myself a copy of fallout new vegas to play. Everything goes fine except mods. I use the Nexus Mod Manager and have followed every single step on how to download and install mods. So my ...
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How to get NCR Ranger armor/gear in Fallout New Vegas?

Iv'e been playing Fallout New Vegas and iv'e gotten quite far into the game. I'm planning on joining the NCR (which I know how to do) but I was wondering if after joining, is there anyway to get NCR ...
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Having problems with using the mods button on the pip boy

Can someone help me. I am unable to use the mod button on Fallout NV I have a non GRA mod and non GRA 357 magnum but whenever I use the X button nothing happens also it's not faded
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What are my options as far as companions go?

So I have been playing fallout new vegas game of the year edition. I already know you can get ED-E as your first companion. So how many companions are out there? Who are they? What are they? And how ...
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Where can I find a sniper in Fallout New Vegas?

I am almost 22hours into game level 16. I am in Camp McCarran right now. But I still couln't find a single sniper rifle in game. All I found now is a Hunting rifle and a scope to attach to it from a ...
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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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Can I gain karma from the Legion by killing off the Mojave Outpost?

So I want to join the Legion. The NCR is constantly sending rangers after me. I have a Legionary assassin chest plate, and helmet. I also have a Super Sledgehammer. If I go to the Mojave Outpost with ...
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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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What is the fastest way to level up without killing many people?

After finishing the game for every possible faction, I'm thinking about playing again from the start, maybe even in hardcore mode. What missions are the best to level-up quickly? By this I mean, what ...
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How do I attach a mod to a weapon?

In Fallout New Vegas I have a "varmint rifle" and I purchased a "varmint rifle night scope" from Chet in Goodsprings. How can I put the scope on the rifle? My first thought was that I should simply ...
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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 do I repair armor with similar armor in fallout new vegas? [duplicate]

I searched everywhere for methods on repairing armor and people said that you could ask people to repair armor for you but it's too expensive. Then I saw people saying you could "cannibalize" armor, ...
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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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Is there a way to check my quest?

I keep forgetting what I have to do, so I'm just asking if there's anyway to check the quest. Maybe a button I'm forgetting because I'm stupid, something like that.
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Do I need to help the ghouls to complete Come Fly With Me?

Do I need to clear the 'demons' from the basement or can I just kill all the ghouls including Jason to satisfy Manny?
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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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Fallout New Vegas Wild Card: Side Bet's (I need help)

So I got to learn about all the factions that Yes Man had mentioned to me, and I have already ignored the factions I don't like. After I do this I'm very confused as to what I should do. I am a ...
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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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Shift slows me down instead of running

When I press Left Shift, my character walks slower, instead of running. Caps Lock is turned off. When I turn Caps Lock on, he always walks slowly instead of running. I only played 1 hour, killing ...
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Is there a way to get all items off a merchant before I kill them in Fallout: New Vegas?

Sorry for my poor English. I live in non English-speaking country. It seems that all items in the merchant's stock disappear when I kill him/her, so I can only obtain what's in his/her pocket. Of ...
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Fallout Map Size in “Game Cells”

So I found the answer to this question fascinating and it got me to thinking, "I wonder how this compares to other Bethesda games...?" I've read quite a bit about the comparison being "bigger than" ...
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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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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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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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Does the Silent Running perk mean that I don't have to be crouched in order to sneak?

The perk itself says: With the Silent Running perk, running no longer factors into a successful sneak attempt. Does that mean I am effectively always "sneaking"?
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How can I see what Caravan cards I have?

I'm in the Sierra Madre Casino right now, and I'm trying to collect all of the cards. So, I want to see what cards I already collected so that I don't waste time trying to find the same card again. I ...
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Does the train horn noise mean anything?

Every now and then I hear a noise that seems to be pretty much random. The only way I can describe it is the sound of a train horn. If you've played this game, then you'd know what I mean. This is ...
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Can I store stuff at the Goodsprings Schoolhouse?

It's still a bit early for me to have my own home in New Vegas, but at the same time I don't want to carry everything around all the time -- kind of puts a damper on how much loot you can bring back! ...
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How to sensibly rob the Sierre Madre Vault?

Inspired by this question Which vendors have a lot of cash?, I was pondering how best to get all of the gold bars out of the vault? Collecting these bars quickly exceeds the carrying capacity of the ...
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Which vendors have a lot of cash?

So I just escaped from the Sierra Madre Vault with 37 gold bars. They are worth 9k each. It will obviously take me a while to sell them all. Which vendors have the most caps? I know Gun Runners is ...
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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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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 ...