Fire Tributes are the currency of Brütal Legend.
Fire Tributes appear from the bottom of the screen as a bunch of hands holding lighters aloft (as fans do during rock concerts). The number of lighters is equal to the number of Fire Tributes that are earned (the number also appears in the upper right area of the screen).
The following tasks allow the player to earn Fire Tributes.
- Complete Story Missions and Side Missions
- Free Bound Serpents
- Release Artifacts of Legend
- Raise Buried Metal statues
- Perform Lightning Plug Jumps
- Use Landmark Viewers
- Assist patrolling allies in killing roaming enemy units
Earning Fire Tributes is required to unlock the following achievement/trophy:
Acquired 3,000 Fire Tributes.