It's been many a century since the goddesses came down to the planet, and ravaged it. Most people thought they were divine, and attempted to worship them. Only to be devoured, soul and all. The goddesses, they made the universe, yet they are angry with our ways of life. Their giant...
I liked Fallout 3 more than New vegas, but I had to cheat with the in-game dev console, because I'm horrible at shooters, and absolutely loathe western progression to the point I never do well in games that use it.
I don't care WHAT setting it has. As long as the progression isn't western-styled (IE: FFXIII. Even without the "Hallway" aspect, it's still western progression. See Elder Scrolls, Dark/Demons Souls, etc.)