What I meant was that my goods are of the highest quality, which I assume is what you are looking for.

Bannon is the 30 year old[1] owner of Potomac Attire, a clothing store in the Rivet City marketplace, and a member of the Rivet City Council in the year 2277.


Born in 2247, Bannon is a snappy dresser and a shrewd businessman. His wares are high priced, because he's got no competition. His motto is "If you don't like the pants, go find them yourself." Cindy Cantelli has a crush on him and sits with him in church. She also leaves when he does. Bannon is one of three city council members, along with Doctor Li and Harkness. They meet on Monday mornings for a few hours to discuss city-wide issues. He has quite the ego, but was chosen by Doctor Li to sit on the city council. She seems oblivious to his flaws.[1]

Interactions with the player characterEdit

Interactions overviewEdit

Icon severed ear
This character drops an ear when killed (Contract Killer).
This character is a merchant. Caps: 160-390
Sells: clothing
This character can repair items. Repair cap: 49
This character starts quests.
Perk empathy synthesizer
This character is involved in quests.


Other interactionsEdit

  • Reporting Seagrave Holmes to Commander Danvers will cause Bannon to give you a discount at his store, you will also receive schematics for the deathclaw gauntlet.
  • Reporting him to Danvers for trying to blackmail Seagrave Holmes will cause Bannon to dislike you. He will still trade with you, but will charge more.



  • He usually eats brahmin steak with Scotch for breakfast at Gary's Galley.
  • Bannon has two shop inventories. One is his normal full inventory which includes his wares on display in the Rivet City market. The other is a more limited inventory which is only available from 7:00AM while he is en-route to the marketplace.
  • It is hinted at by Doctor Preston that Bannon has a sexually transmitted disease when viewing his patient file.

Notable quotesEdit

  • "What I meant was that my goods are of the highest quality, which I assume is what you are looking for."
  • "So you've met him, eh? Well he wants to replace me on the council. Now, I can't have that. No siree. He's a shady character, I just can't prove it. If someone were to find something incriminating in his room..."
  • "The people that live on the Hangar Deck are the great unwashed masses. I read that somewhere. Do you like it? Anyway, they need true leaders, like myself."


Bannon appears only in Fallout 3.



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