Stuck in Rivet City

Discussion in 'Fallout 3 Gameplay & Tech' started by rcorporon, Dec 17, 2008.

  1. rcorporon

    rcorporon So Old I'm Losing Radiation Signs

    Jan 31, 2008
    How the hell do you get out of this place.

    I'm dead serious here. I can't freaking leave. Could somebody post a screenie of the exit door? I've been wandering around for an hour, and I can't leave...

    Damned place reminds me of Vivec from Morrowind.
  2. TheRatKing

    TheRatKing Vault Dweller

    Oct 7, 2008
    I'm pretty sure there is some sort of bug that traps you inside if you wait there. Did you use your minimap?
  3. rcorporon

    rcorporon So Old I'm Losing Radiation Signs

    Jan 31, 2008
    Using my mini-map, I have only been able to get back to the staircase that I thought was near the entrance... however, no matter what door I take, I either end up on some ledge on the side of the carrier, or in the hallways.... argh...
  4. Rev. Layle

    Rev. Layle A Smooth-Skin

    Jul 26, 2005
    try setting a way point on the map and following that... it doesn't make the map any easier to use, but helps you get your bearing on where to go.

    Also, one of the exits (near the tables at the top of the short flight of stairs) in the Market area leads directly to the front entrance.
  5. Buxbaum666

    Buxbaum666 Heterostructured Nanorod oTO Orderite

    Dec 5, 2003
    Some places are really confusing. And the map doesn't help because it's nigh impossible to distinguish different floors from each other.
    Markers help a bit but not much. Especially in Rivet City, where several doors are exactly above each other.
  6. Slowhand

    Slowhand First time out of the vault

    Apr 23, 2008
    Yeah, Rivet City can be confusing. A quick exit is available via the Marketplace, which is fairly easy to find by following the signs posted throughout the carrier. The ship's main entrance is located directly behind the hatchway door closest to the "Flack 'n Shrapnel's" stall. Alternatively, you can teleport to another map location from the flight deck, or jump down to the entrance ramp from one of the bulkhead balconies.
  7. Ozymandias

    Ozymandias First time out of the vault

    Aug 21, 2008
    I would follow the posted signs in the hallways to the market place. If it doesn't take you to an exit, you will at least find one in the market.

    Otherwise, just jump off the side of the ship and into the water.
  8. Silencer

    Silencer Night Watchman Staff Member Admin

    Nov 7, 2003
    I think you could try fast travelling from the Flight Deck to the map marker. Worked for me.