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For the Orville Wright's wife, see Ethyl Wright.

Ethyl is one of two glowing ones, the other one being Meat, in The Chop Shop's containment area in Underworld in 2277.


When he is not operating on ghouls with a variety of odd ailments, Doctor Barrows is closely studying a small collection of patients who have succumbed to massive amount of radiation, turned feral, and become glowing one subjects, such as Ethyl. Ethyl is housed in an inaccessible containment chamber adjacent to his Chop Shop surgery.[1]

Interactions with the player characterEdit

Interactions overviewEdit

General Services Quests
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Enslavable: Icon cross
Companion: Icon cross
Bounty: Icon cross
Merchant: Icon cross
Repairman: Icon cross
Doctor: Icon cross
Rents bed/room: Icon cross
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Effects of player's actionsEdit

  • It is possible to kill her with a flamer as the fire goes right through the glass windows.


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Ethyl, along with Meat, remains in the game files of Fallout: New Vegas.


Ethyl appears only in Fallout 3.

Behind the scenesEdit

Icon cut contentThe following is based on Fallout 3 cut content and has not been confirmed by canon sources.

The G.E.C.K. contains a non-feral ghoul version of her. This version is a member of the Underworld faction and is listed in the 'Underworld residents" list.

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