Have to say, I just lost a lot of my interest in this game.
Don't dare cross the NCR. If you do, you get to meet the NCR SUPAH RANGAHS! Can never be below level 21, find the player wherever he goes, top end armor and weapons, never miss, crippling their limbs does nothing, and best of all...
Your companions won't fight them! At all! Ever!
ED-E conveniently vanished, and my companions wouldn't enter combat.
GMPCing at it's fucking finest.
Five 5.56mm's between the eyes? One bar of damage. The one I did manage to take down soaked up 6 40mm grenades in the chest - I might add that here in the real world, a half dozen 40mm shells is enough to demolish most of a three bedroom house.
Where'd I put that Oblivion disc...