Explosive Descent

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Explosive Descent

Engineer tango icon 20px.png Explosives (trait list)
Training cost
3 Hero points

Release a barrage of grenades when you take falling damage. You take less damage from falling.

 Damage.png Damage reduced: 50%

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Explosives Explosives[edit]


  • The triggered skill is Grenade Barrage, a copy of the Grenade kit skill, with a separate cooldown.

See also[edit]

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
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.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Explosive Descent has been added to the game.