Flame Blast

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Flame Blast

Engineer icon small.png Engineer (skill list)
Flamethrower.png Flamethrower
Weapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
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0.5½ Activation time  6 Recharge time  
Flame Blast

Fire a napalm ball that rolls through foes and explodes.

Damage.png Damage: 89 (0.25)?
Burning.png Projectile Burning (4s): 524 Damage
Burning.png Projectile Burning (6s): 786 Damage
Burning.png2 Explosion Burning (4s): 1,048 Damage
Burning.png2 Explosion Burning (6s): 1,572 Damage
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Radius.png Blast Radius: 240
Pierces.png Pierces
Explosion.png Explosion
Combo.png Combo Finisher: Blast
Range.png Range: 600

— In-game description


Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 28, 2022 End of Dragons release:
  • Increased burning duration from 4 seconds to 6 seconds in PvP only.
July 07, 2020
  • Increased burning duration from 3 seconds to 4 seconds.
March 31, 2020
  • This skill is now considered an explosion for the purposes of traits.
April 09, 2019
  • Updated the tooltip to reflect previous changes.
March 05, 2019
  • This skill now targets the ground and will explode automatically when it hits the targeted location.
February 22, 2017
  • Reduced the base damage of this skill by 66%.
  • This skill now inflicts burning for 3 seconds.
March 26, 2013
  • No longer double-detonates when the projectile expires naturally.
  • Turns off Detonate after the flame blast ball is gone.
February 26, 2013
  • This ability is now able to be detonated by a secondary ability.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Flame Blast has been added to the game.