¡La Fantoma! is a skill magazine in Fallout: New Vegas.


Reading this magazine raises the player character's Sneak skill by 10 points (20 points with the Comprehension perk) for 60 seconds (180 seconds with Retention).


This item can be crafted by the player.

Creation requirements

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Repair: 25
Picking up a copy of ¡La Fantoma! after the Voracious Reader perk is chosen.
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¡La Fantoma! (1)

¹ Craftable without a workbench via a dialogue option with Veronica, or with ED-E once the add-on Lonesome Road is installed.


Below is a list of all fixed locations of ¡La Fantoma! skill magazines in Fallout: New Vegas and its add-ons. For an overview of magazines per location, see the main overview page.

Closest map markerLocation description
Bitter Springs recreation areaRecreation Office, inside a desk in the NE corner.
Boulder CityBottom of the conveyor belt by the train station office. Another is found in the second to last building (head south) inside Boulder City ruins; first floor, bottom of the stairs behind the chair
Camp McCarranIn one of the tents underneath a bunk bed along with several other magazines; (from the middle doors into the terminal building head north, it is the second tent on the left.)
Camp McCarranContents of the MP confiscated goods trunk, given by Carrie Boyd as a reward after successfully completing the quest The White Wash
Crimson Caravan CompanyCaravaneer barracks, on a desk
Followers safehouseLaying on the left most bed in the safe house with an advanced radiation suit
H&H Tools FactoryOn bookshelf in left of entrance room
Lucky 38Lucky 38 cocktail lounge, in a Hard lock briefcase on an table in western outer ring
Nellis Air Force BaseNellis Boomer museum, on Pete's bed
Poseidon gas stationWhere the player character encounters Violet, it is in a wooden box on it's side in the tower over the campers. The box is on a metal shelf.
Powder Ganger camp westTo the southeast, down in a radioactive puddle with part of a bus and large stack of radioactive barrels. Follow the road south past the camp to the first (Corvega) billboard on the left (the back of it will be facing the player), turn left into a small ditch that leads right into the puddle.
Ruined highway interchange Gametitle-FNV LRJust south of the map marker on the highway, in a blue, orange striped trailer, together with a Patriot's Cookbook, Milsurp Review and a Future Weapons Today
Sierra Madre Casino Gametitle-FNV DMExecutive suites, on a nightstand in the bedroom of Vera Keyes
Sierra Madre Casino Gametitle-FNV DMSierra Madre vault, in a garbage can
South Vegas ruinsZapp's Neon Signs, next to couch
Villa Police Station Gametitle-FNV DMIn the third cell in the row at the back of the station, behind a locked door
X-13 research facility Gametitle-FNV OWBIn the room opposite the entrance, inside the lab with the X-13 gloves under a pre-War book next to the terminal and one under a pre-War book in the research area next to the desk to the right when entering this area

Behind the scenesEdit

The image is a flipped replica of Adventure Comics #428, by DC Comics. It is the origin issue of the character Black Orchid. The character was a master of disguise and imitation, yet wore a red cloak instead of ¡La Fantoma!'s blue.

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