Explosive Powder

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Explosive Powder

Engineer icon small.png Explosives (trait list)
Training cost
6 Hero points
Explosive Powder

Improves damage from explosions. Turrets explode and knock back foes when destroyed.

Damage.png Damage Increase: 10%

— In-game description

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Explosives Explosives[edit]

Inventions Inventions[edit]

Tools Tools[edit]


  • Prior to this trait's removal, it did not provide any benefit to Detonate Mines.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • This trait has been removed from the game.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • This trait has been moved to the Grandmaster minor tier.
  • Added: Your turrets explode, dealing damage and knocking back nearby foes when destroyed.
June 11, 2013
  • This trait now functions with detonating turrets.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Explosive Powder has been added to the game.