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The subject of this article appears in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War The subject of this article appeared in Zombies mode
For the predecessors, see Fire Bomb and Blast Furnace.

Napalm Burst is an Ammo Mod in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, it can be applied to any weapon for 2000 essence at the Pack-A-Punch Machine.


Call Of Duty : Black Ops Cold War

"Bullets deal fire damage. Each bullet has a chance to apply a burn effect on normal enemies dealing 10% of their maximum health in fire damage over 5 seconds (3 second cooldown).."
— In-game description

Napalm Burst can be equipped on any weapon at the Pack-A-Punch for 2000 essence or activated by Elemental Pop. Every bullet fired from a weapon with Napalm Burst equipped has a chance to set a zombie on fire, dealing 5% of their maximum health (if upgraded to Tier 1) and continuous fire damage for 5 seconds equaling 10% of their maximum health. The Ammo Mod will then enter a 3 second cooldown before usable again. This effect can activate on all type of zombies, including Elites by upgrading Napalm Burst to tier IV using Aetherium Crystals.

Any weapon equipped with Napalm Burst will receive a 1.5x damage multiplier against Plaguehounds and Manglers.


Without any level requirement, players can upgrade Napalm Burst's effects with the use of Aetherium Crystals.

  • Tier I - Initial burn effect deals 5% of enemy maximum health in fire damage.
  • Tier II - Increase burn duration to 10 seconds.
  • Tier III - Double burn effect damage.
  • Tier IV- Special enemies can be burned
  • Tier V- On A burned enemy kill, the enemy explodes spreading the effect to 5 nearby normal enemies.