She has lived a long time and changes her name and job every decade or so to stop getting bored. She chose the name Calamity because she thought it was nice. Although she has never tried a job in science before, she found she was really quite good at it, "according to Doctor Henry."
Interactions with the player character
|This character is essential. Essential characters cannot be killed.|
|This character is a temporary companion.|
|This character is a permanent companion. They grant the - perk.|
|This character is a doctor.|
|This character is a merchant.||Caps: -|
|This character can repair items.||Repair cap: 76|
|This character can modify weapons.||
|This character rents beds.||Cost: - caps.|
|This character is involved in quests.|
- Guess Who I Saw Today: Calamity will run most of the nightkin tests that Dr. Henry tells her. The ones that she doesn't Henry does himself.
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- If you have any of the brains (Violetta's brain, Rey's brain, Lupa's brain) from the dogs (Violetta, Rey, Lupa) in your inventory, upon Calamity's death, they will be removed.
- If Keene and the other 3–4 nightkin go hostile during the quest Guess Who I Saw Today, it's possible Calamity will get caught in the crossfire and die. Try to dispatch the nightkin quickly if you wish to avoid this.
- It is possible that she is named after frontierswoman Calamity Jane.
Calamity appears only in Fallout: New Vegas.