|The Baleful Beacon|
Hit enemies to build up Souls
Souls boost fire damage by up to +100%
Hitting a burning enemy extinguishes them and add more Souls
-20% fire damage penalty on wearer
The Baleful Beacon is a melee weapon for the Pyro, and was a December 2012 Weapon of the Month. It's an unlit lantern hung at the end of a large wooden pole.
Passively, this weapon will lower all fire damage dealt by the user by 20%, but hitting enemies with this weapons will increases a "Souls" meter, increasing fire damage by up to 160% (80% x 200%) of its base value. Also, hitting a burning target will extinguish it to generates even more souls. However, not generating Souls for more than 10 seconds will result in them gradually draining.
Damage and Function timesEdit
|Damage and Function Times|
|Attack interval||0.8 s|