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overheat cyberpunk 2077
Type Combat
Ram Cost 3/4/5/6
Duration 5/5/9/9 sec.
Cooldown 15 sec.
Upload Time 3 sec.

Overheat is a Quickhack found in Cyberpunk 2077. It is used as Cyberdeck modification. Quickhacks provide, various hacking abilities that can affect NPCs in multiple ways.

Quickhacks have different rarities that affect what bonuses they can provide.

Overheat - Overview

This quickhack causes your selected enemy to Burn for a short time, dealing Thermal damage each second. 


The effects accumulate the higher rarity you get.

Rarity Effect
Uncommon ・Non-Lethal
・Applies Burn to the target, dealing high damage over time. Less effective against drones, mechs, and robots. 
Rare Targets affected by Burn from Overheat are unable to perform actions.
Epic Burn from Overheat lasts significantly longer.
Legendary Targets affected by Burn from Overheat are unable to use cyberware abilities.

Overheat - How to obtain

Purchase Quickhack

Crafting Spec

The spec may not always appear. Leave the shop, wait one day, and then enter it again. Quickhack crafting specs are mostly unlocked through Quikchacking perks.

Perk Rarity
Hacker's Manual Uncommon
School of Hard Hacks Rare
Hacker Overlord Epic
Bartmoss' Legacy Legendary