CRSPR Flamethrower

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CRSPR Flamethrower
GearGraphic FlameThrower.png
Equipment Details
Type Heavy Weapon
Used by Driller
Slot Primary
Availability Default
When bullets or blunt force just don't cut it, a sea of roaring, sticky napalm usually does. Practically never explodes in your face.
~ Item Description

About[edit | edit source]

The CRSPR Flamethrower is the Driller's default primary weapon; spewing sticky and burning napalm that raises the temperature of enemies, causing them to ignite and take constant damage over time. While limited by its short range, the CRSPR Flamethrower is excellent for controlling large hordes of enemies and eliminating smaller creatures with lower health pools, such as Glyphid Spawns and Glyphid Swarmers.

The Flamethrower deals bonus damage against Mactera and Glacial Strata enemy variants. Mactera will often fly out of the CRSPR's short range, therefore it may be necessary to switch to a secondary weapon to kill them.

The Flamethrower will also leave "Sticky Flames" burning on surfaces that the weapon's plume has contacted, damaging and igniting enemies that tread on it. Sticky Flames will deal 8 damage every 0.5 seconds at base values. This, in conjunction with the weapon's excellent ability to eliminate low health enemies, can be used to simultaneously kill Swarmers, either one-by-one, or by the group (i.e. Swarmer Nests and Swarmer swarms).

Initial Stats
Damage 10
Sticky Flame Duration 2.0s
Magazine Size 50
Max Fuel 300
Rate of Fire
(per second)
Reload Time 3.0s
Flame Reach 10

Modifications[edit | edit source]

There are five tiers and each tier has two to three upgrades, only one upgrade can be equipped per tier.

Driller Upgrades
Mod Description Effect Price
Tier 1 Icon Upgrade ClipSize.png
High Capacity Tanks
The good thing about clips, magazines, ammo drums, fuel tanks... You can always get bigger variants. +25 Tank Size Credit.png 1200 Credits

Enor pearl 25 Enor Pearl

Icon Upgrade Distance.png
High Pressure Ejector
Increases the range of the flame for long distance incineration. +5 Flame Reach Credit.png 1200 Credits

Bismor 25 Bismor

Icon Upgrade FireRate.png
Oversized Valves
Increased fuel consumption rate for more damage +2 Rate of Fire Credit.png 1200 Credits

Croppa 25 Croppa

Tier 2
Level 4
Icon Upgrade DamageGeneral.png
Unfiltered Fuel
The good folk in R&D have been busy. The overall damage of your weapon is increased. +50% Damage Credit.png 2000 Credits

Enor pearl 15 Enor Pearl
Croppa 24 Croppa

Icon Upgrade Heat.png
Triple Filtered Fuel
Fire it up! You set things ablaze much faster. Time to watch the world burn...! +100% Intensity Bonus Credit.png 2000 Credits

Enor pearl 15 Enor Pearl
Jadiz 24 Jadiz

Icon Upgrade Duration.png
Sticky Flame Duration
Sticky flames duration increase +2 Sticky Flame Duration Credit.png 2000 Credits

Bismor 15 Bismor
Magnite 24 Magnite

Tier 3
Level 8
Icon Upgrade Duration.png
Sticky Flame Duration
Sticky flames duration increase +2 Sticky Flame Duration Credit.png 2800 Credits

Magnite 35 Magnite
Bismor 50 Bismor

Icon Upgrade Sticky.png
Sticky Flame Slowdown
Creatures moving through sticky flames are slowed + Sticky Flame Slowdown Credit.png 2800 Credits

Umanite 35 Umanite
Jadiz 50 Jadiz

Icon Upgrade Ammo.png
More Fuel
Max Ammo +75 +75 Max Fuel Credit.png 2800 Credits

Croppa 35 Croppa
Umanite 50 Umanite

Tier 4
Level 12
Icon Upgrade Ammo.png
More Fuel
Max Ammo +75 +75 Max Fuel Credit.png 4800 Credits

Croppa 48 Croppa
Enor pearl 50 Enor Pearl
Bismor 72 Bismor

Icon Upgrade DamageGeneral.png
Sticky Flame Damage
Creatures moving through sticky flames take more damage + Sticky Flame Damage Credit.png 4800 Credits

Magnite 48 Magnite
Enor pearl 50 Enor Pearl
Jadiz 72 Jadiz

Icon Upgrade Heat.png
Sticky Flame Ignition
Creatures moving through sticky flames are quickly set on fire + Sticky Flame Burn Credit.png 4800 Credits

Umanite 48 Umanite
Magnite 50 Magnite
Jadiz 72 Jadiz

Tier 5
Level 16
Icon Upgrade Heat.png
Heat Radiance
Heat things up in a 5m radius around you +10 Area Heat Credit.png 5600 Credits

Magnite 64 Magnite
Bismor 70 Bismor
Croppa 140 Croppa

Icon Upgrade ScareEnemies.png
It Burns!
A chance that your target will flee in terror for every second that it is in your flame. +13% Fear Factor Credit.png 5600 Credits

Bismor 64 Bismor
Enor pearl 70 Enor Pearl
Magnite 140 Magnite

Icon Upgrade Explosion.png
Targets Explode
Targets killed from direct damage has a chance to explode +50% Killed Targets Explode % Credit.png 5600 Credits

Croppa 64 Croppa
Enor pearl 70 Enor Pearl
Jadiz 140 Jadiz

Unique Modifications[edit | edit source]

Heat Radiance[edit | edit source]

Icon Upgrade Heat.png

Heat Radiance is an upgrade that causes the Flamethrower to emit an aura of heat onto all enemies within 5 meters, while the trigger is being held. The heat is strong enough to ignite most enemies after 1 second of constant fire, and can expedite the rate at which enemies at very close ranges are ignited by the flamethrower's direct flame or sticky flames.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Sticky Flames will not only melt the environment in the Glacial Strata, but it can also melt the Platform Gun's platforms.