Acid Bomb

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Acid Bomb

0.25¼ Activation time  15 Recharge time  
Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer (skill list)
Elixir Gun.png Elixir Gun
Weapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
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Elixir. Leap backward, spraying an acidic elixir on the ground that damages nearby foes.

 Damage.png Damage: 302 (0.85)?
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 5 seconds
 Radius.png Radius: 180
 Miscellaneous effect.png Distance: 550
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Blast
 Unblockable.png Unblockable

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Alchemy Alchemy

  • HGH HGHElixirs gain reduced recharge and increased durations, and grant might.


  • Very useful against melee foes, especially ones who have been hit by Glob Shot or another crippling attack, which forces them to stay in the puddle longer and receive more damage.
  • Acid Bomb will hit a total of 6 times, 7 when traited with HGH.
  • The leap backwards can be cancelled by pressing the swap weapon button.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
September 29, 2015
  • Fixed a bug that allowed this skill's movement distance to be affected by movement-speed increases and decreases.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented HGH from properly functioning with this skill and granting might to nearby allies.
April 15, 2014
  • Added a skill fact for jump distance: 550.
  • Removed a duplicate strike damage skill fact.
February 26, 2013
  • This ability is now a blast finisher at the start of the ability.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Acid Bomb has been added to the game.