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Firecrackers are distraction items that can be thrown to scare off nearby monsters for a short time.

When the Firecrackers are thrown, they emit a large amount of yellow light and produce loud popping sounds for a brief moment. All wandering or pursuing monsters in the area will run away in fear.

Location Edit

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Firecrackers are an uncommon item, they do not have any guaranteed spawn locations.

  • Firecrackers can spawn randomly from Crates, cabinets and drawers.
  • Firecrackers have a chance of spawning on shelves in the large Storage Rooms found on earlier levels.
  • Firecrackers have a chance of spawning in the corners of the finale rooms at the end of later levels.

Tactics Edit

  • Firecrackers work well against Junkies, Starvers and Shadowmen.
  • Firecrackers are ineffective against Spiders, Spitters and Creepy Kids.
  • Firecrackers can be used to stop monsters from chasing the player.
  • Use Firecrackers to clear out patrolling monsters from an area.

Notes Edit

  • The effect of Firecrackers is based off Chinese lore, where ghosts and evil spirits are scared off from the loud noises.
  • The yellow glow from depleted Firecrackers will persist forever similar to Flares.
  • Firecrackers can be moved around by the player, creating a mobile light source.
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    Firecrackers after use

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    Firecrackers in action