Flame Trap

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Flame Trap

0.5½ Activation time  15 Recharge time  

Ranger tango icon 20px.png Ranger (skill list)
Training cost
3 Hero points
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Trap. Set a trap that burns foes.

 Damage.png Damage per pulse: 80 (0.3)?
 Burning.png Burning per pulse (20.5½s): 328 Damage
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Miscellaneous effect.png Pulses: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 3 seconds
 Radius.png Trigger Radius: 180
 Radius.png Effect Radius: 240
 Combo.png Combo Field: Fire
 Unblockable.png Unblockable

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Skirmishing Skirmishing

Soulbeast Soulbeast


  • The trap pulses 5 times with the initial strike hitting twice.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 28, 2018
  • This skill will now burn on both of the initial strikes, instead of just one.
July 11, 2018
  • Fixed a bug that could cause this trap to hit more times than intended.
July 10, 2018
  • This skill can now be used underwater.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • All ranger traps now have a 0.5 second arming time.
  • All ranger traps now have a trigger radius of 180 and an effect radius of 240.
  • Increased the duration from 1 second to 2.5 seconds per pulse.
April 15, 2014
  • Fixed a bug so that the combo field radius would properly increase when the Trapper's Expertise trait is equipped.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Flame Trap has been added to the game.