Black Flame is a unique shotgun in Borderlands 3 manufactured by Torgue. It is a mission-specific weapon available only during the optional mission Witch's Brew.

Special Weapon Effects

A virgin lit the candle. –

Usage & Description

As a mission item, the Black Flame is used to locate the witch's cauldrons that need to be destroyed, with located cauldrons being shown on the character's radar.


  • Black Flame cannot be legitimately obtained as anything other than a mission item.
  • Being a mission weapon, it does not take up any space in a character's backpack and cannot be dropped, traded, exchanged, or placed in the character's bank.


  • The weapon name and flavor text are a reference to the 1993 film Hocus Pocus.
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