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1st Recon Survival Armor/1st Recon Assault Armor[edit source]

There is a bug in the 360 version of the game where Boone won't upgrade to this after you get him as a companion, anyone know of a way to fix/avoid this? --ABCoLD 17:07, October 23, 2010 (UTC)

Happend to me to on the Xbox 360Sinusha 17:16, October 23, 2010 (UTC)

I got the same. Are we sure it's a bug? I'm wondering if anyone's actually managed to get it, it might be a reward for the quest I Forgot to Remember to Forget, which triggers as failed if Boone dies. I'm not sure how to get this quest to start yet, but you slowly unlock dialogue with Boone as you either kill Legionnaires or gain NCR faction, I haven't worked out which. --Flower of Pock-Lips 22:17, October 23, 2010 (UTC)
I think you are right, after reading up on it. Sinusha 14:35, October 25, 2010 (UTC)

An unlisted quest bug (PC)[edit source]

after traveling to Novac as per usual and speaking to Boone he acted as though he had already killed a man in the quest. I haven't seen an obvious way out of this yet. --74.232.75.152 14:03, October 29, 2010 (UTC)

I am also having this problem. I've tried everything I can think of but there seems to be no way to fix it without knowing the quests ID number to reset it. 98.218.224.239 00:52, November 5, 2010 (UTC)

I never started the quest, but when I tried to talk to Boone, he just asked me right away "how I knew". Then, suddenly the quest gets added and is finished one second later, leaving me the SPEECH option. I got his beret in return, without doing anything. I recalled that I was attacked by raiders near the dinosaur once and some random bullet killed a raider. It was akward. I didn't knew then, but after reading about this quest, I realized it might have triggered Boone and the quest.

Proper editing of articles[edit source]

Please remember to not put info in 1st person in the articles. Example: "When I did this, this thing happened." It makes the article appear very poorly written. Also, do some research prior to listing something as a bug in the article. Talk about it in the discussion, first. A good example would be people saying that there is a bug that won't give you the dialog option to meet in front of the dinosaur. This is likely incorrect, as the usual reason for the dialog not being available is that Boone is not on shift at the time (9 pm to 9 am), and thus is not available to shoot that person. C-c-c-c-combobreaker! 18:00, October 23, 2010 (UTC)

BaseID?[edit source]

I have been looking for the BaseID for this quest, but i havent found anything. I need it so i can reset this quest to a pre bugged status (Cant get people out in front of the dino)

I murdered Jeannie May myself, prior to starting quest[edit source]

I have the bill of sale from the safe, but talking to Boone only makes him tell me to bring someone in front of the dinosaur again. Is there any workaround ? I should note that I murdered Jeannie May long before I knew about Boone at all, it's not like I killed her right before I decided to do his quest.


It turns out that, with a high enough speech skill, he can be convinced, regardless of who you had him kill. Might be important to note in case anyone else kills Jeannie May before realising her importance in the quest.

Utilize Your Speech[edit source]

If you have Boone kill vargas, you can get a nifty 1st Recon Beret and a hunting rifle fairly early in the game. If you lie to Boone, telling him that you had substantial proof (process of elimination, ha) you'll also get an excellent sharpshooter companion. Useful if you don't want to do Come Fly With Me (a pain in-the-ass quest imo) but still want all the steps for They Went That-A-Way.

Repairing 1rst recon beret with boone's beret?[edit source]

  • If i use Boone's beret to repair a 1rst recon beret, before sending someone to the front of the dinosaur, will i beable to complete this quest?
    Can i just put on the 1st recon beret instead? --DrunkenSushi 20:28, September 26, 2011 (UTC)
Boone doesn't give you "Boone's beret", he gives you a normal "1st Recon beret", so yes, using the 1st Recon beret will work. --Kastera (talk) 21:42, September 26, 2011 (UTC)