Bunker Down

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Bunker Down

2 Recharge time
4 Recharge time
Engineer icon small.png Inventions (trait list)
Training cost
8 Hero points
Game link

Create a proximity mine and med kit at your location when you critically hit with an attack.

— In-game description

Trait skill[edit]

Skill Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Summon D-Series Golem.png Bandage 2 Drop a pack of bandages that provides a little healing.
Bunker Down.png Bunker Down 2 Detonates when enemies draw near.

Related traits[edit]

Explosives Explosives[edit]


  • Creates a Bandage slightly in front of the player.
  • Creates proximity mines by the name of Bunker Down beneath the feet of the player.
  • The mine will explode immediately if an enemy is within the proximity radius when it is placed.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Increased internal cooldown from 3 seconds to 4 seconds.
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • Increased damage by 10%.
May 16, 2017
  • The cooldown of this trait has been increased from 2 seconds to 3 seconds in PvP only.
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.
July 26, 2016
  • Dropped bandages will no longer grant regeneration.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • This trait has been moved to the Inventions Grandmaster tier.
  • Added: When you critically hit, create a med pack (approximately 500 healing and 4 seconds of regeneration) at your location.
May 20, 2014
  • Fixed a bug that caused the damage skill fact to scale incorrectly when Explosive Powder was traited.
April 15, 2014
  • Bunker Down has been added to the game.