The Vicious Frost mod increases both the Cold b Cold damage and status chance of a melee weapon by 15% per rank for a maximum of 60% at rank 3.


Rank Cold Damage Status chance Cost
0 +15% +15% 4
1 +30% +30% 5
2 +45% +45% 6
3 +60% +60% 7


  • This mod can be acquired as a random end-of mission reward for a successful Spy mission with all 3 Data Vaults hacked.
  • Drop Locations:
  • Originally this mod could be acquired from Operation Cryotic Front by scoring more than 1000 points in a single mission.



  • All of the dual-stat event mods for melee weapons have names starting with the letter V.
    • Vicious Frost was originally named Cold Touch before it was changed in Hotfix 14.5.2 to match the theme of having the Elemental Damage + Status Chance melee mods starting with the letter V.

Patch HistoryEdit

Update 14.5
  • Introduced along with Operation Cryotic Front.

See alsoEdit

Elemental Damage Mods