Call of Duty: Vanguard To Feature Flamethrower Killstreak

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As anticipation surrounding Call of Duty: Vanguard's release begins to build, many fans are looking forward to the franchise returning to a World War 2 setting for the first time since 2017. With the community beginning to ask questions on a range of topics, including whether Vanguard will be arriving to Game Pass, many are expected to get the first chance to play the game when its alpha begins on August 27th.

The alpha is expected to contain a small sample of weapons, Perks, Field Upgrades, and Killstreaks that will appear within Champion Hill. Some eagle-eyed players have managed to uncover that the Flamethrower will be appearing as a usable killstreak, much to their excitement.


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Call of Duty: Vanguard Flamethrower Killstreak

Black Ops Cold War Operator Using Flamethrower Killstreak

The presence of a Flamethrower in Vanguard was discovered by ModernWarzone, which managed to uncover it thanks to a line of text within the settings menu for the upcoming alpha. The setting enables players to choose whether they want music playing when using specific killstreaks, one of them being a Flamethrower.


The Flamethrower is no stranger to the Call of Duty franchise. It was recently added to Black Ops Cold War as part of the Season 5 launch update and is the perfect way to clear the path of any opposition standing in the way.

How To Use The Flamethrower In Call of Duty: Vanguard

With Killstreaks making a return in Vanguard, players will likely have to score at least five kills in a row to get their hands on it. Considering settings relating to the Killstreak have been found within the alpha, there's every chance players will be able to use it once the servers go live on August 27th.


For more information on the Call of Duty: Vanguard alpha, be sure to check out our dedicated hub containing everything you need to know! For those wanting to play, here's how to download the alpha so you can jump straight into the action as fast as possible.