Explosion is a property of certain skills that will trigger certain traits. All skills that trigger explosions and related traits are currently exclusive to the engineer profession. Projectile skills with this quality become AoE attacks upon encountering a target.
List of Explosion skills
|Scatter Mines||¼||10||Fire out a spread of explosive mines at your enemy.|
|Timed Charge||¼||15||Fire a timed charge at your target, damaging and burning nearby foes when it detonates.|
|Booby Trap||20||Set off an explosive booby trap, launching nearby foes with a powerful blast.|
|Floating Mine||0||Throw out a mine that explodes on impact.|
|Throw Mine||Gadget||3||½||15||Throw out a remote-controlled land mine that damages, knocks back, and removes a boon from nearby foes.|
|Mine Field||Tool belt||1||17||Plant five mines around yourself.|
|Detonate||Detonate your mine to damage foes and remove a boon from them.|
|Light Strike—Storm||Launch an arc of light at your foe.|
|Bright Slash—Storm||½||Launch another arc of light at your target.|
|Flash Cutter—Storm||½||Fire two light blades in quick succession.|
|Corona Burst||½||6||Strike nearby foes and begin to store up energy, gaining boons and heat each pulse. After charging, the energy explodes, inflicting conditions on nearby foes.|
|Launch Wall||Exceed||½||½||Launch your photon wall forward, causing the wall to explode when it strikes a foe, inflicting conditions on nearby enemies. When fired above the heat threshold, launch additional walls.|
|Prime Light Beam||Exceed||1¼||60||Charge up and fire an explosive beam of light in front of you. When activated above the heat threshold, this attack leaves behind a burning holographic field.|
|Big Ol' Bomb||Tool belt||½||25||Set a timed charge with a big blast that launches nearby foes.|
|Bomb||½||Set a timed charge that damages nearby foes.|
|Fire Bomb||½||10||Set a timed charge that burns nearby foes.|
|Concussion Bomb||½||20||Set a timed charge that causes confusion to nearby foes.|
|Smoke Bomb||½||25||Set a timed charge that creates a cloud of smoke, blinding nearby foes.|
|Glue Bomb||½||25||Set a timed charge that creates a puddle of glue, immobilizing and crippling nearby foes.|
|Elite Mortar Kit|
|Mortar Shot||½||Launch an explosive round from your mortar, damaging foes in the target area.|
|Poison Gas Shell||½||10||Launch a mortar round that spreads poisonous gas in an area.|
|Endothermic Shell||½||15||Launch a mortar round that chills foes in the target area.|
|Flash Shell||½||20||Launch a phosphorous mortar round that burns brightly at impact point.|
|Grenade Barrage||Tool belt||½||25||Throw several grenades at once.|
|Grenade||½||Throw several grenades that explode.|
|Shrapnel Grenade||½||5||Throws grenades that explode in a hail of shrapnel, causing bleeding.|
|Flash Grenade||½||10||Throw grenades that explode in blinding flashes.|
|Freeze Grenade||½||20||Throw grenades that chill enemies with frigid blasts.|
|Poison Grenade||½||25||Throws several grenades that explode in poisonous clouds.|
|Detonate Healing Turret||Healing||Detonate your healing turret.|
|Detonate Flame Turret||Utility||Detonate your flame turret.|
|Detonate Net Turret||Utility||Detonate your net turret.|
|Detonate Rifle Turret||Utility||Detonate your rifle turret.|
|Detonate Harpoon Turret||Utility||Detonate your harpoon turret.|
|Rocket Turret||Turret||5||½||40||Build a turret that fires rockets. This turret overcharges when it is first placed.|
|Explosive Rockets||Overcharge your turret to fire explosive rockets.|
|Rocket||Tool belt||½||25||Fire a rocket out of your belt that explodes on impact.|
|Detonate Rocket Turret||Utility||Detonate your rocket turret.|
|Detonate Thumper Turret||Utility||Detonate your thumper turret.|
|Detonate Supply Crate Turrets||Elite skill||Detonate your supply crate turrets.|
|Medic Gyro Self-Destruct||Gyro||¾||10||Order your medic gyro to self-destruct.|
|Blast Gyro Self-Destruct||Gyro||Order your blast gyro to self-destruct early.|
|Bulwark Gyro Self-Destruct||Gyro||¾||10||Order your bulwark gyro to self-destruct.|
|Purge Gyro Self-Destruct||Gyro||¾||10||Order your purge gyro to self-destruct.|
|Shredder Gyro Self-Destruct||Gyro||10||Order your shredder gyro to self-destruct.|
|Sneak Gyro Self-Destruct||Gyro||¾||10||Order your sneak gyro to self-destruct.|
|Bomb||Set a timed charge that damages foes when it explodes.|
|Explosive Descent||20||Throw several grenades at once.|
|Aim-Assisted Rocket||Fire a seeking rocket at your foe.|
|Bunker Down||2||Detonates when enemies draw near.|
|Drop Mine||Drop a mine that deals damage to enemies that trigger it.|
|Long-Fused Powder Pack||Drop a delayed explosive pack at your foe's location.|
- Evasive Powder Keg — Creates a bomb when you dodge.
- Grenadier — Increase the throw velocity and blast radius of grenades. Take reduced falling damage and cast Explosive Descent when you take falling damage.
- Steel-Packed Powder — Explosions cause vulnerability.
- Aim-Assisted Rocket — Striking a foe occasionally tags it for a seeker rocket.
- Shrapnel — Explosions have a chance to cripple and cause bleeding.
- Bunker Down — Create a proximity mine and med kit at your location when you critically hit with an attack.
- Streamlined Kits — Equipping an Engineering Kit creates an attack or spell and grants you swiftness.
- Takedown Round — Striking a foe above the health threshold places a delayed explosive charge on them.
- Crystal Configuration: Storm — Photon Forge skill 1 now fires explosive projectiles, but generates extra heat.