Big Ol' Bomb

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Big Ol' Bomb

0.5½ Activation time  25 Recharge time  

Profession
Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer (skill list)
Parent skill
Bomb Kit.png
 Bomb Kit
Slot
Profession mechanic
Type
Tool belt
Game link
External links
API

Set a timed charge with a big blast that launches nearby foes.

 Damage.png Damage: 658 (2.475)?
 Launch.png Launch: 400
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Radius.png Radius: 300
 Explosion.png Explosion
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Blast

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Explosives Explosives[edit]

Tools Tools[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • This skill causes 332 Defiance bar damage.
  • The bomb has detonation delay of about 3 seconds.
  • As long as Fire Bomb or Smoke Bomb are used immediately before or after this skill, the blast finisher will activate the respective combo field.
  • Damage value is shown without equipped weapon or kit and should not be used for power coefficient calculations.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • Increased damage by 10%.
February 22, 2017
  • This skill is now affected by Short Fuse.
  • The visual size of this bomb has been increased by 33%.
  • Skills that count as explosions for the traits Steel-Packed Powder, Explosive Powder, and Shrapnel are now marked with a skill fact.
October 18, 2016
  • The knockdown duration of this ability has been increased from 2 seconds to 3 seconds.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Recharge reduced from 30 seconds to 25 seconds.
October 07, 2012
  • This skill has been updated to be a blast finisher.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Big Ol' Bomb has been added to the game.