Booby Trap

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Booby Trap

20 Recharge time  
Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer (skill list)
Weapon slot 3
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Set off an explosive booby trap, launching nearby foes with a powerful blast.

 Damage.png Damage: 585 (2.2)?
 Launch.png Launch: 480
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Explosion.png Explosion
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Blast

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Explosives Explosives[edit]


  • There's an extremely low chance for the engineer to shout "Three, two, one!" when casting this skill. The booby trap will still detonate as normal, even before the engineer finishes saying this line.

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
  • Skills that count as explosions for the traits Steel-Packed Powder, Explosive Powder, and Shrapnel are now marked with a skill fact.
May 20, 2014
  • This skill now functions with the Steel-Packed Powder and Shrapnel traits.
April 15, 2014
  • Updated the damage skill fact to scale with the Always Prepared trait.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Booby Trap has been added to the game.