Rocket Kick

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Rocket Kick

Engineer icon small.png Engineer (skill list)
Parent skill
Rocket Boots.png Rocket Boots
Profession mechanic
Weapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
Tool belt
Game link
0.5½ Activation time  15 Recharge time  
Rocket Kick

Use your rocket boots to do an explosive kick that burns foes.

Damage.png Damage: 266 (1.0)?
Burning.png2 Burning (8s): 2,096 Damage
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Range.png Range: 300

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Firearms Firearms

Inventions Inventions

Tools Tools


  • The Engineer lunges forward a short distance while performing this attack. It can hit multiple opponents.
  • This skill inflicts the longest duration burn in the engineer's arsenal together with Blowtorch. It's fairly easy to stack these two moves together.
  • Damage value is shown without equipped weapon or kit and should not be used for power coefficient calculations.
  • Despite the description, it is not considered an explosion.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
December 12, 2017
  • The number of burning stacks has been reduced from 3 to 2.
  • The burning duration has been increased from 5 to 8.
April 19, 2016
  • The recharge time of this skill has been reduced from 17 seconds to 15 seconds.
  • The damage has been increased by 33%.
August 25, 2015
  • Updated the burning skill fact to reflect the actual amount of burning applied.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • This skill now applies 2 stacks of burning for 5 seconds.
  • Movement-speed adjustments no longer affect the intended travel distance.
  • Recharge reduced from 20 seconds to 17 seconds.
May 28, 2013
  • Now hits targets at maximum range.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Rocket Kick has been added to the game.