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Freedom's Herald

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Freedom's Herald
Firecracker icon.png
Description
Pistol: Special. Launches firecrackers that bounce off walls, and will knockback and damage enemies in a small radius when they explode.
Details
Rarity Legendary
Class Pistols
Weapon Type Firecracker Pistols
Bullet Type Shells 'n' slugs icon.png Shells 'n' Slugs
Requires
15x Blast powder icon.png
30x Twine icon.gif
1x Active powercell icon.png
11x Ore icon.gif

Freedom's Herald
Firecracker icon.png
Description
Pistol: Special. Launches firecrackers that bounce off walls, and will knockback and damage enemies in a small radius when they explode.
Stats
Damage 105
Critical Hit Chance 5%
Critical Hit Damage +50%
Fire Rate 3
Magazine Size 1
Range 256
Durability 375
Reload Time 1.7
Ammo Cost 1
Impact 675

Freedom's Herald is a Legendary Firecracker Pistol available in Save the World. It shoots "fireworks" that can bounce off walls. It uses Shells 'n' Slugs.

Other Versions[edit | edit source]

  • The Rare version of this weapon is the Firecracker.
  • The Epic version of this weapon is the Liberator.

Availability[edit | edit source]

Freedom's Herald is available from the Vindertech Store in all Basic and Daily Llama Piñatas that include ranged weapons. It may also be available as non-featured loot in Event Piñatas.

Trait Synergies[edit | edit source]

Freedom's Herald works with and benefits from the following Hero Traits:


Icon Name Class Description
Advanced tactics icon.png Advanced Tactics Soldier Ranged weapon damage increased by 10%. Health increased by 10%.
Debilitating shots icon.png Debilitating Shots Soldier Dealing ranged damage applies one stack of Vulnerability, increasing damage taken from all sources by 5% on the target for 15 seconds. Stacks up to 3 times.
Eagle eye icon.png Eagle Eye Outlander Increases critical rating with pistols by 18%.
Extended magazine icon.png Extended Magazine Outlander Increases ammo capacity of pistols by 24%.
24px Enduring Machine Constructor
24px Explosive Rounds Soldier
24px Eye on the Prize Outlander
24px Fragment Generation Outlander
24px Grenade Generation Soldier
24px Hipshot Outlander
24px In a Pinch Soldier
24px Make it Count Outlander
24px Make It Rain Soldier
24px Start Up Soldier
24px Survivalist Soldier
24px Waste Not Want Not Soldier
24px Where's Lefty Soldier
I love to reload! icon.png I Love to Reload! Soldier Reloading the equipped weapon increases run speed by 30% for 3 seconds.
Improved headshots icon.png Improved Headshots Soldier Increases headshot damage multipler of ranged weapons by 13%/20%/27%.
Phasers to kill icon.png Phasers to Kill Outlander Increases pistol damage by 50%, for 4 seconds, after Phase Shift ends.
Precision handling icon.png Precision Handling Outlander Hitting a headshot increases the speed of your next reload by 7%. Max 35%. Resets after reloading.
Quick clip icon.png Quick Clip Soldier Increases reload speed by 30%.
Steady aim icon.png Steady Aim Soldier Reduces recoil by 29%.
There are many like it... icon.png There Are Many Like It... Soldier Your weapon takes 45% less durability damage while affected by War Cry.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Main article: Firecracker Pistols
Patch 5.20 (August 7, 2018)
Bug Fixes
  • Freedom's Herald (and rarity variants) can no longer roll Magazine Size or Fire Rate perks, as this weapon can not hold more than one round.

5.10 Patch Update (July 24, 2018)

Bug Fixes
  • Adjusted the rocket from the Tiny Instrument of Death to account for player movement and home in towards the player's reticle more aggressively.

Patch 4.5 (June 27, 2018)

Increased the effectiveness of pistols that fire explosive projectiles:
    • Firecracker, Liberator, and Freedom's Herald
    • +52% Damage, +79% Environment Damage, +50% Impact.
  • Tiny Instrument of Death
    • +44% Damage, +126% Impact.
  • Zapper and Zap Zapp
    • +90% Damage, +433% Environment Damage, +310% Impact.