Fallout New Vegas Riot Gear Review

Fallout New Vegas Riot Gear Mod Background

The elite riot gear is a novel armor and probably the most superior mannequin of L.A.P.D. riot armor, superior to the pre-Struggle 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment riot armor. Initially an 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment riot armor that was modified over time, it was the non-public armor of an NCR riot management officer within the Divide, supervising the NCR riot operation within the Third Avenue Municipal Constructing earlier than the destruction of the Divide.

In comparison with the superior riot gear, this set seems to have extra attachments. It does not have the 11th Armored Cavalry emblem on the helmet however as a substitute has a white U.S. Military star on the aspect. It has further inexperienced tubes on its enhanced gasoline filter in addition to an antenna related to the flashlight on the best aspect of the helmet. There’s additionally a canteen hooked up to the belt and a bandolier that spans throughout the chest plate, together with a strap of pouches. The duster is darkish inexperienced as a substitute of darkish brown and it options bolstered shoulder plates and armored knee guards, which aren’t seen on every other variation of riot armor. It has recoil compensation supplies woven into its arms, making it straightforward to goal and take down targets with gunfire. The helmet is supplied with superior optics and an evening imaginative and prescient unit which interfaces with riot armor to offer evening imaginative and prescient and improved notion, in addition to uncooked intimidation.

Fallout New Vegas Riot Gear Review

Fallout New Vegas Riot Gear ID Traits

The elite riot gear bears a excessive stage of safety for its weight. It’s among the many greatest medium armors, its DT equaled or surpassed solely by a handful of different gear items, and over them it has the advantages of decrease weight and better merchandise HP. The armor can also be one in every of solely 4 gear items to spice up Crucial Probability.

Fallout New Vegas Riot Gear Review

Like the opposite variants, the helmet offers the impact “Purple Scare”, which provides the person low-light visibility whereas in sneak mode between 6:00PM to six:00AM or whereas indoors. This may toggle from on to off when you exit sneak mode.


Third Avenue Municipal Constructing – on the highest flooring on a lifeless NCR riot management. It may be reached through the sewer pipe that connects flooring two and three, subsequent to a sniper rifle and a big amount of .308 rounds on the ground.


The elite riot gear’s results are listed as “Riot’s Smash” and the helmet’s as “Purple scare”. They are often seen within the results part of the Pip-Boy when geared up. The one medium armor with the next Injury Threshold than this set is the Gannon household Tesla armor. Its merchandise HP of 750 is the very best of any medium armor within the recreation. Its DT is on par with that of the Desert Ranger fight armor, with yet another level of DT added by the helmet. The improved imaginative and prescient appears to vary between time; you should have crimson evening imaginative and prescient at 12 am, and lighter inexperienced at darkened areas throughout day hours. The riot gear helmets are of the only a few, if not the one, headgear which can be thought of “Heavy” attire, and thus can nearly not be repaired by every other headgear, even with Jury Rigging. Nevertheless, it may be repaired with heavy physique armor, comparable to steel armor. It will also be repaired with the ranger helmet. Regardless of being listed as heavy, nevertheless, it may nonetheless be worn with mild armor perks, because the helmet is not added to the “dangerous armor” checklist.

Fallout New Vegas Riot Gear Review

Taking part in caravan whereas the sneak sight is activated might make it tough to see the playing cards.
The Elite riot gear has the very best worth of all of the armors in-game.
The helmet is flagged as a “Hair” merchandise within the recreation’s information, which permits for the carrying of hats with the helmet.


Icon laptop Icon ps3 Icon xbox360 All variations of riot gear helmets and their variants are flagged particularly as “hair”, so you may nonetheless put on hats or berets with them.

Icon ps3 Like each the riot gear and the superior riot gear, the elite riot gear may get bugged into altering the colour of the duster’s shoulder half to crimson.

Icon ps3 Icon laptop Icon xbox360 Typically when exiting a cave with lighting results (Like the very best entrance to the Camp Guardian cave) and in sneak mode, with the Elite riot gear helmet on, you’ll mix each results and trigger them to stay energetic in your display screen. The bug itself makes it practically unattainable to see something.

Sometimes, exiting sneak mode after which transferring to a distinct location will repair this. Icon laptop Icon ps3 Typically the physique and the sniper rifle will probably be shifted left. This implies the physique will fall out of the shattered window and onto the bottom under.

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