Flamer (Fallout 2)

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For an overview of Flamethrower models throughout the Fallout series, see Flamer.
Flamer
Fo1 Flamer.png
Damage & attacks
Damage40 - 90
Damage TypeFire
Attack Modes
BurstAction pointsIcon action.png AP: 6
RangeIcon range.png Range: 5
Assault carbine extended magazines icon.png Burst size: 1 rounds
Ammunition
Ammo TypeFlamethrower fuel
Capacity5
Requirements
Strength6
Hands2
Other
Weight18
Value$ 2000
Technical
Prototype id00000011
Message FilePRO ITEM.MSG
 
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The flamer is a heavy weapon in Fallout 2.

Background[edit | edit source]

The following section is transcluded from Flamer. To modify, please edit the source page.

A Flambe 450 model flamethrower, varmiter variation. Fires a short spray of extremely hot, flammable liquid. Requires specialized fuel to work properly.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

The mainstay of close combat for any Big Guns character, the flamer is a devastating close combat weapon, even more so if loaded with Mark II fuel. Excellent damage, accuracy, and low fire resistances throughout the game make it a weapon worth using in the field.

The downside is the weight of the ammo (a pound per shot), short range (just 5 hexes), and small magazine capacity (5 shots). As such, it's a weapon whose usefulness greatly depends on the situation.


Weapon Ammo Performance vs. armor
None Leather jacket Leather armor Metal armor Combat armor Power armor Advanced power armor
Flamer Flamer fuel

30 - 67.5

26 - 58.5

22 - 49.5

23.4 - 55.9

16.2 - 38.7

4.2 - 11.7

1.2 - 3.7

Flamer Flamer fuel Mk II

40 - 90

36 - 81

32 - 72

32.4 - 77.4

25.2 - 60.2

11.2 - 31.2

7.2 - 22.2

Improved flamer Flamer fuel

33.75 - 67.5

29.25 - 58.5

24.75 - 49.5

26.65 - 55.9

18.45 - 38.7

4.95 - 11.7

1.45 - 3.7

Improved flamer Flamer fuel Mk II

45 - 90

40.5 - 81

36 - 72

36.9 - 77.4

28.7 - 60.2

13.2 - 31.2

8.7 - 22.2


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