Happy Birthday Fallout: New Vegas!

Discussion in 'NMA News and Information' started by Hassknecht, Oct 20, 2020.

  1. Hassknecht

    Hassknecht For hate's sake. Staff Member Admin Orderite Board Cop oTO

    Aug 16, 2010
    So, Fallout: New Vegas was released 10 years ago.
    Yeah, it's been this long since we had a decent Fallout game.

    That's it. Just noticed that nobody posted the news :D
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  2. Atomic Postman

    Atomic Postman Vault Archives Overseer

    Mar 16, 2013
    "It's said war - war never changes. Men do, through the roads they walk. And this road - has reached its end"

    Not sure if you consider this the "ending" of Vegas or the final slide itself, but either way both were such a great way to end the Fallout series.
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  3. Proletären

    Proletären Vault Fossil
    Staff Member Admin

    Mar 15, 2012
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  4. Alphons

    Alphons National Beholder

    Aug 9, 2017

    RIP Richard Herd JR, Barry Dennen, Rene Auberjonois and Alex Rocco
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  5. Morgan_

    Morgan_ Duckerz

    Jul 3, 2020
    Been nearly as long since I played it. Might be time for a rerun of the game. Since I have a decently beefy pc does anyone have mod suggestions?

    Any must haves?
  6. Atomic Postman

    Atomic Postman Vault Archives Overseer

    Mar 16, 2013
    JSawyer Ultimate
    Weapon Mesh Improvement Mod
    New Vegas Uncut
    The Living Desert
    Mojave Wildlife
    Mojave Raiders
    Strip Open
    Note And Terminal Restoration

    Off the top of my head those are my essentials. There's a few other minor ones that I can't call to mind.

    I've been meaning to try the Brave New World mod which does all the revoicing but I'm putting off my Fallout marathon until I graduate next summer and I've got the free time.
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  7. Morgan_

    Morgan_ Duckerz

    Jul 3, 2020
    Thanks man!

    What'cha gonna graduate with?
  8. Atomic Postman

    Atomic Postman Vault Archives Overseer

    Mar 16, 2013
    Toilet paper for any career purposes
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  9. Aurelius Of Phoenix

    Aurelius Of Phoenix Psued.

    Mar 9, 2018
    Are you gonna be a Starbucks barista/aspiring writer who enjoys ranting and raving about Fallout and has a wicked sense of humor?

    Currently have an aspiring legion play through in the works, should be fun selling Arcade to Caesar and raping Ulysses with a flagpole; oh the memories!

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  10. danielje

    danielje First time out of the vault

    Mar 24, 2006
    I thought NV sucked. Might have just had Fallout Fatigue from 200 hours of F3. I'll give it a try again with Postman's mod suggestions.

    I tried. I can't go back to the shooting of 3/NV after playing so much F4, its just too old.
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  11. Aurelius Of Phoenix

    Aurelius Of Phoenix Psued.

    Mar 9, 2018
    I'd use Gopher's New Vegas Modding Guide as a base, I did.
  12. Black Angel

    Black Angel Grand Inquisitor of the Ordo Hereticus

    Mar 21, 2016
    Damn, kudos to Gopher for the guide.

    An alternative to Gopher's guide to mod New Vegas with Vortex (from what I know, the updated version of NMM), is Viva New Vegas which used Mod Organizer 2 (MO2) instead. Have I known sooner that VNV existed, I would've made the migration from the outdated MO1 and ditched Fear&Loathing in New Vegas sooner.
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  13. Aurelius Of Phoenix

    Aurelius Of Phoenix Psued.

    Mar 9, 2018
    Looks cool, I used the Gopher guide for mod organizer 2 as well.
  14. Big No

    Big No Watch as I open and close this door

    Oct 28, 2014
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  15. Rastas

    Rastas First time out of the vault

    Feb 23, 2021
    I think Project Nevada is good. I haven't done a full run through of the game with the mod but it improves the shooting cursor to one with spread (like in other FPS games and Fallout 4) along with new quests and things like that. Some texture and light improvements as well. There's also a sprint feature, but I don't really use it that much.
  16. Hardboiled Android

    Hardboiled Android Vault Senior Citizen

    Jun 7, 2015
    terribly outdated now, not updated in 8 years
  17. Eshanas

    Eshanas Water Chip? Been There, Done That

    Jul 6, 2016
    I've never used Project Nevada. Other mods yea.

    But here's to NV. Buggy as hell now and hard to get workin' but still fun.