Harpoon (engineer skill)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the engineer skill. For other uses, see Harpoon.

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Engineer icon small.png Engineer (skill list)
Parent skill
Rifle Turret.png Harpoon Turret
Profession mechanic
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Tool belt
Game link
Underwater.png This skill is the underwater replacement for: Surprise Shot (engineer skill)
0.5½ Activation time  8 Recharge time  

Launch a harpoon from your belt.

 Damage.png Damage: 266 (1.0)?
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile
 Range.png Range: 1,000

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Inventions Inventions

Tools Tools


  • Damage value is shown without equipped weapon or kit and should not be used for power coefficient calculations.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Recharge reduced from 10 seconds to 8 seconds.
June 25, 2013
  • Decreased the cooldown to 10 seconds.
  • Increased the damage by 25%.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Harpoon has been added to the game.