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Wasteland 3 The Traitor Quest – How to get the best ending and arrest Liberty Buchanan alive thumbnail VG247

Wasteland 3 The Traitor Quest – How to get the best ending and arrest Liberty Buchanan alive

Just as you’re finding your feet in Colorado’s post-nuclear tundra, Wasteland 3 reaches its compelling conclusion at the end of The Traitor quest. Not only do you have to find a way to defeat the cunning Liberty Buchanan, but decide where you stand on the region’s figurehead – The Patriarch – as well.There are so many different permutations involved in the ending of The Traitor, that it took me about as long to play through them all as a significant chunk of the rest of the game. Although other events from throughout the story come into play, you’re essentially choosing…

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Wasteland 3 The Psychopath Quest – How to get Victory Buchanan out alive

In Wasteland 3, while there were multiple interwoven quests involved in dislodging Val from his hiding place, The Psychopath is one long, sprawling story that takes a good while to complete. To get Victory Buchanan back to Ranger HQ in custody, you’ll need a fair few high stats. Before making your way to Aspen at Level 17, I’d recommend having one team member with at least Perception or Kiss Ass 8, Lockpicking 8, Mechanics 8, and Nerd Stuff 8. It’s not required, but you could also use a medic with First Aid 8 too. By this point in the game…

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Wasteland 3 Very Hostile Takeover Quest – Side with Charley Knowes or the Monster Army?

While it’s one of the shorter quests you’ll encounter during your time with Wasteland 3, Very Hostile Takeover has real long reaching ramifications for two of the game’s prominent factions.What’s more, you HAVE to do this in a timely manner. If you leave the area and take too long with other quests, the resulting fight will start without you and everyone will be dead. Wasteland 3 Very Hostile Takeover QuestOnce you help out Flab in the Nightmare in the Bizarre quest, the next time you enter the Colorado world map you’ll be hailed by your gangster acquaintance Charley Knowes. He’s…

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Wasteland 3 Wolfe’s Hunt Quest – Should you kill or release the escaped synth?

As you complete missions in Wasteland 3, periodically your radio controller Ramirez will alert you to new quest opportunities back at HQ. One of the first of these is the Wolfe’s Hunt quest. Next to the Patriarch statue at HQ, you’ll see Wolfe’s synth-hunting band of mercenaries. He’s tracked a dangerous synth back to Downtown Colorado Springs, but after a “snafu” led to civilian casualties, the hunters were turfed out by Sheriff Daisy. Wolfe is a returning character from Wasteland 2, where he was a recruitable companion – but he’s still not the friendliest. He’s not happy with how things…

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Wasteland 3 Nightmare in the Bizarre quest – Where to find the Payaso Limerick

The Monster Army residents of Colorado’s premier mall have a good thing going, but nothing lasts forever. As soon as you walk through the door you’re greeted by an explosive pig, and things are only going to get worse from here. If you’re looking for how to enter The Bizarre, that’s part of the Unwelcome Guests Quest – which we have a guide on here. Back in The Bizarre, speak to Simon the Squatch next to the front door, and he’ll tell you about the Monster Army’s problems. He directs you to Flab at the back, up the stairs. Talk…

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Wasteland 3 The Zealot quest – How to arrest Valor alive

Now that you’ve got your bearings in Colorado, it’s time to take on the first of the Buchanan children: Valor. He’s not the fighting type, instead preferring computers and security systems. But to bring him in you’ll first have to deal with the Gippers, a notorious cult The Patriarch only keeps sweet because they supply Colorado Springs with oil. Like many of the main quests in Wasteland 3, The Zealot is a multi-layered story with multiple endings depending on your actions. Here’s how they all turn out. Wasteland 3 The Zealot QuestBefore you head out, you’ll need to equip your…

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Wasteland 3 Heads or Tails Quest – Save the Hoon Homestead or Arapaho Caravan

In Wasteland 3, the Colorado landscape has become a frozen, irradiated disaster. And to make matters worse, the first time you properly venture out you have a tough decision to make in the Heads or Tails quest. As you go out into Colorado, the surviving brother, Erastus Dorsey will chin your radio taunting you to come to the Hoon Homestead. He wants revenge for his sibling, and has taken hostages to force you and your fellow do-gooding Rangers into action. But when fire up the Kodiak and set off after him, Ramirez will call saying there’s an Arapaho caravan in…

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Wasteland 3 Don’t You Be My Neighbour Quest – How to enter Irv’s apartment

As you transition between areas in Wasteland 3, you’ll overhear a call on the Rangers radio frequency from Mrs Wong. There’s trouble in the Sans Luxe apartment block, and the Marshals won’t lift a finger to help. On the second call, Ramirez will give you the quest start – Don’t You Be My Neighbour – with an instruction to meet Mrs Wong at her home. You can find the Sans Luxe apartments on the eastern side of Market Square in Colorado Springs. If you haven’t cleared them already, there will be a roaming band of grave robbing thieves looting the…

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Wasteland 3 Unwelcome Guests Quest – How to find Broadmoor Heights and get into The Bizarre

As you make your way around Colorado, you hear a crackling voice on the radio as you’re transitioning in and out of different areas. The city’s more well-to-do residents have a problem, and only you can solve it. Gideon Reyes says to come and speak to him at the church in Broadmoor Heights. You can find the new area next to Casady’s Clothes shop to the southwest of Market Square. Approach the gate and the deputy Marshal will speak to you automatically. Say Gideon Reyes wants to speak to you, and he’ll let you pass. Wasteland 3 Unwelcome Guests QuestInside…

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Wasteland 3 Big Trouble in Little Vegas Quest – How to find Delgado

When you’ve finished your business with the remaining Dorseys in Colorado Springs, Sheriff Daisy sets you off to investigate the revelation from the end of that quest – that local mobster Faran Brygo is helping the Dorseys take shots at The Patriarch. Here’s how to complete Big Trouble in Little Vegas in Wasteland 3. She’s already sent an officer, Delgado, to the inside, but he’s gone dark. Your mission is to find the Marshal, confront Brygo and make it out alive. Before we start, to bring this quest to a non-violent and most satisfying conclusion, you need at least Kiss…

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Wasteland 3 Cornered Rats Quest – Where to find the Garden of the Gods

After your conversation with Greatski back at HQ, your first quest in Colorado Spring is Cornered Rats. After the Dorsey raid there are still pockets of gang members within city limits, and Sheriff Daisy needs help clearing them out. Go down the stairs and out of the command room at HQ towards the Colorado Springs sign. Then travel to Downtown via the glowing circle at the edge of the screen. Wasteland 3 Cornered Rats QuestIn the centre of town, there are multiple points of interest. The closest are Pillory Square and the Marshal Station. In the Square you’ll see strung…

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Wasteland 3 reviews round-up, all the scores

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 26 August 2020 15:17 GMT Wasteland 3 reviews have started to pop up so we’ve rounded them up for you.Wasteland 3 reviews have started to crop up ahead of its release this Friday.In the squad-based RPG from inXile entertainment, you take command of a squad of Desert Rangers trying to rebuild society a century after the bombs fell. The Patriarch of Colorado contacts you and promises to help you if you can rescue his land from his “three bloodthirsty children.”You will traverse various environments, build a base, train recruits, and make your way through the wastes.Who…

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New Wasteland 3 video shows off co-op ahead of release

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 21 August 2020 19:54 GMT This new video shows off co-op in Wasteland 3.Working with a co-op partner in Wasteland 3 will help you when it comes to dealing with gangs, factions, and cults, as seen in the latest video.Some things can only be “pulled off” in co-op, according to the developers, such as turning in a quest to two rival factions at the same time.Once you have played co-op with a friend it will create a save file so that you can play again together later.Both the host and guest will have saves from the…