You see a filthy trapper with torn and bloodstained clothing. He appears to be favoring one leg slightly.
” — In-game description when the Chosen One is rescuing Smiley
Smiley is the trapper to see about... well, anything that involves the geckos in 2241.
He claims that he was raised on gecko milk. He is also the main squeeze of
Klamath citizen Ardin Buckner who puts the Chosen One on a quest to find Smiley in the first place.
Interactions with the player character Edit
Interactions overview Edit
Effects of player's actions Edit
After having rescued Smiley, he goes to the
Buckner House in Klamath. Smiley can teach the Chosen One about Gecko Skinning as a reward for saving his life. Other than that, he's just a source of gecko lore.
Though he is a companion that can be escorted from the caves, he does not actually count as one and the only way to give him any weaponry is to
plant them on him.
Smiley appears only in
Behind the scenes Edit
Smiley is referenced in
by Fallout: New Vegas Sunny Smiles who is also a gecko hunter.