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Wasteland 2 from inXile, the 2014 sequel to 1988's Wasteland.

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Are there quest timers in Wasteland 2?

Can I go freely around the Wastelands or do I have to consider a time limit for quests or regions? I know that right of the start you are confronted with the decision to either help the Agriculture ...
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What does the Red button of a computer inside Hollywood sewer do?

After I pressed it, someone said "This can't be good" and ground's shaking. I thought water should fill in this sewer or something but no, nothing else happened. Is there any event about it? Or is it ...
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What do I do with the items I find in toasters?

I've repaired a bunch of toasters, but keep finding seemingly worthless items like Toast (duh!), Preparation G, Spray Paint, etc.. Are these items for anything specific? If so, what items can I find ...
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I can't go any further because my rad suits are only level 2

I have visited the Ag Center, Highpool, the Rail Camp. I have visited a few shrines and even one cache in the radiation. It seems I can't get to any new places. All I can do is wander around and ...
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Can I save Binh?

In Damonta, is it possible to save Binh and return her to her parents? I received no dialog challenges (Smart Ass, Kiss Ass, etc.) during the conversations with Tinker to prevent her from stopping ...
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What is the access code for the Illuminati safe?

What is the access code for the Illuminati safe in the Canyon of Titan (marked with an owl, contains the Eye of Providence)?
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What is new in the Director's Cut of Wasteland 2?

I've been trying to find information about the differences between Wasteland 2 and Wasteland 2: Director's Cut. I found a great graphics comparison, but I'm more interested in the changes to gameplay, ...
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Is there a way to quick exit an area to the world map?

It takes a very long time to navigate areas like AG Center—is there a way to exit quickly to the world map without navigating all areas?
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Is there a better way to split the party than just moving them separately?

At the point where it's necessary to split the party in the Highpool Tunnels, I addressed this by using spc to leave formation movement mode and box-selecting all but one character to move. ...
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What is the access code for the Night Terror's cell?

In the Darwin Village lab, what is the access code for the Night Terror's cell (in the room with the three gun turrets along the "back route" to the air filtration system)?
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What is "Eye pull out" effect?

Early in the game you can get a special Sniper Gun: Red Ryder BB Gun It does 1 damage and "Eye pull out" effect. Can't get what is it, doesn't seem to affect enemy much.
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Is it possible to collect an unexploded exploding pod?

In the Ag Center (went-there-first version), Kathy Lawson wants me to collect an exploding pod, but this doesn't seem to be possible because the left-click action on the pod plants is always to attack ...
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How to open the door in the Central Basement on the path to the Western Fields?

On my quest to spread the cure on the Agriculture Center, I want to go to the Western Fields. Yet this door pictured on the screenshot will not open. I can neither use the lockskill nor shoot my way ...
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What is the access code for David/Davis Barnes's safe?

In Damonta, in the painting workshop of the person alternately referred to as David Barnes and Davis Barnes, to whom Sarah from the Canyon of Titan asks her pendant to be delivered, there is a code-...
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Is there a shortcut to Highpool City Center?

Do you really have to run all the way up to elevator and watch elevation animation for 10th time again and again? Lately I realized I can leave one party member at the entrance to save on return trip,...
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In Wasteland 2, is there any non-corpse loot in random encounters?

In random encounters, corpses leave loot, but is there ever any crates or toasters or other interactable objects as part of the map? It doesn't look like it, I haven't found any so far, but I keep ...
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Where can I find the cat litters

In Wasteland 2, you are asked to retrieve cat litter in Los Angeles. What are the locations of the cat litters for the quest asking you to retrieve them ?
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How do I complete the Infected Farm?

On my way back to Ranger Citadel from the AG Center, I was told to go to the Infected Farm, so I did. I killed all the enemies, looted all the loot, and whispered all the cattle. The only object I ...
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Does Wasteland 2 physical DVD includes Steam copy?

I would like to have a box copy of Wasteland 2 for aesthetical reasons, but actually I prefer pure Steam in usage. So can I play Wasteland 2 with just a Steam with no disc, after initial installation?
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Is there any reward for protecting a follower until the end of the game?

For example, Jaime is following me. But he's a bit weak and sometimes screws up my tactic since he always runs head-first towards the enemy. I wonder if there is any benefit/reward in trying to keep ...
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How do I exit the Bastion of Faith?

I've entered the Bastion of Faith via the Gauntlet of Samson. I helped Ascension McDade stage his coup, and installed the repeater in the radio tower. But now I can't leave. There's a gate control, ...
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Get different prices when buying or selling weapons and ammo?

Will I get different prices with different weapon dealers or the prices are somewhat the same everywhere?
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How to open "extremely sturdy" door?

There are many doors in California described as "extremely sturdy": No skill can help to open such doors. I have found some inventive advice to open them: placing a character with meson cannon lock ...
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What does Night Terror of Darwin Village do?

I cannot interact with it at all after I opened the cage, neither talk nor use other skills. Wiki says it will follow you after released it. But all I can see is that it's standing there and do ...
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How can I 'complete' everything in the prison?

I have gone through the prison and completed the quests to get the radiation suits. I have also gone through and killed all the RSM (apart from the 'foremen' at the top farm). The only things I haven'...
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Ammo for the Mangler (Wasteland 2)

I've found a Mangler heavy weapon and I was wondering how does it work? There is no ammo information for this weapon. Is it a single-use weapon? Or does it have infinite ammo?
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Cannot exit Santa Fe Springs?

In California, in Santa Fe Spring, I have completed the quest involving killing the dogs and fixing the walls. After talking to the CO, I cannot exit the map, there is a locked door with which I ...
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Wasteland 2 freezes when trying to enter the world map

In Wasteland 2, I'm trying to leave an area to enter the world map. The load screen appears and the progress bar starts updating but then stops. I can wait as long as I want, loading does not continue....
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Can I port my old save game to Wasteland 2 Director's Cut?

I started playing Wasteland 2 a while back and only recently noticed the Director's Cut. On Steam, it's listed as a separate game, so I installed it. When I launched it, I noticed that it didn't show ...
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Is there any way to interact with Brother Guano at the Temple of Titan? Brute force skill is not available

My party entered the temple of Titan, got shot at by some monks, shot them dead, and defused some alarms. The first interesting thing we found was a guy who makes a "muffled shouting" noise. ...
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Does luck actually improve your loot?

In Wasteland 2, the description for the luck attribute mentions that lucky characters are likely to find better loot. Is this actually true? Has anyone actually tested this or confirmed with the devs? ...
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Can you save both Highpool and the AG Center

It looks like the plot is designed so one of the town will fall, is there a hidden secret so you can you save both Highpool and the AG Center ?
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Right-clicking in Wasteland 2 without a mouse on OS X?

I can't seem to figure out how to right-click in Wasteland 2 without a mouse. I'm playing on a Macbook Pro, and the usual trick of rightclicking (done with control-key pressed) does not work. ...
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Where is Katy Bowling?

Robert Bowling in Ranger Citadel gives you a quest to deliver a letter to his sister Katy in Rail Nomad. She doesn't seem to be there. Both the bartender and shopkeeper know Robert Bowling (the ...
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How to avoid game crash when entering Canyon of Titans in Wasteland 2?

When entering the Canyon of Titans Wasteland 2 suddenly freezes. Sometimes, I get to the script where Angela Deth leaves the party, yet often before or shortly afterwards, the game suddenly crashes. ...
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Why did the Matthias character on Wasteland 2 have a portrait of Pope Clement V

I was reading about history, then I realized that the portrait of the Matthias character is the same that a painting of the pope Clement V. There is a reason for that? Its a wink or something like ...
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Use of outdoorsman skill at local map

How can I use the outdoorsman skill at local map? I see it is possible to add it to the hotkeys but every time I use it, I get the Invalid Target popup. There is no useful documentation explaining ...
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Got the brake shoe to Kekkabah, Atchisons all dead - mission not resolved?

RNC - I've gone through the mission without reading any FAQ. So I didnt go the peace way. It made sense to me to pick the Topekans side since they had the train itself. I've rescued Jessie, spoken to ...
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Can I put my party in a line automatically?

Before I enter a battle I often place my party members in a straight line. But it's a bit annoying doing it all by hand by individually selecting each character and putting them in a straight line one ...
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Do trinkets stack?

If I have multiple copies of the same trinket in my inventory, will the effects from it stack? For instance, say I have two Ship in a Bottle trinkets (one Ship in a Bottle has +1 mechanical skill) in ...
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What happens to Highpool if you save Ag Center first?

My squad had just dealt with Highpool, and when Kate briefed me on the matters I realized that a desert with lots of oasis probably needs less mutant plants more than a small dam. The radio ...
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