I'm Lieutenant Gorobets, First Recon. If you're looking to collect a bounty, you should talk to Major Dhatri.”
Descendant from Ukrainian immigrants, Gorobets is a competent NCR trooper in charge of 1st Recon Alpha Team deployed in the Mojave. He is a tough, charismatic leader and apparently, the only one in the team without a traumatizing experience under his belt.
Interactions with the player characterEdit
- I Don't Hurt Anymore: Gorobets is worried about Betsy and wants her to get help.
- Three-Card Bounty: The player can bring Gorobets and the rest of 1st Recon to take down Driver Nephi.
Effects of player's actionsEdit
- After the completion of the Three-Card Bounty, Gorobets and the rest of 1st Recon will move out to Camp Forlorn Hope.
- Upon completing the Cook-Cook portion of the Three-Card Bounty quest, after moving to Camp Forlorn Hope, Lt. Gorobets will reward you with 300 caps.
- Gorobets will notice if you are wearing the 1st Recon beret. He will make a comment about how it looks good on you, before you speak to him.
- A second lieutenant, Theodore Gorobets, is listed on the Boulder City Memorial.
- If Lieutenant Gorobets dies during Three-Card Bounty, 10 of Spades will comment on his death, saying no one could replace him.
- If he doesn't die, he will often be crippled by mines and be found hobbling back to Camp McCarran.
Lieutenant Gorobets appears only in Fallout: New Vegas.
Behind the scenesEdit
The word "gorobets" (горобець) means "sparrow" in Ukrainian.