For other characters named Robert, see Robert.
Image used as concept design for Robert Briggs in the
Van Buren design document
The following is based on and has not been confirmed by Van Buren canon sources.
Robert "Border" Briggs is one of the NCR personnel aboard Ballistic Orbital Missile Base 001 in 2253.
Briggs was the man responsible for gassing Rico at
Bloomfield Space Center. Briggs and the  5th Engineering Company also blew up Burham Springs to decisively deal with the powerful powder gangs, almost killing Sparky in the process.
Interactions with the player character Edit
Interactions overview Edit
New Plague Carrier:
Involved in quests:
Effects of player's actions Edit
Briggs has 0 Karma. Time, and the player character's influence on him, will tell whether he is bad or good.
Robert Briggs has not appeared nor is he mentioned in any published game. He was to appear only in
, the canceled Van Buren Fallout 3 by Black Isle Studios. It is not certain if he will appear in any future Fallout game.
Van Buren B.O.M.B.-001 design document - Major "Border" Briggs.  ↑
Van Buren Burham Springs design document - Area background, Ties to Overall Game Themes .