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Explosives

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Disambig.png This article is about the skill in Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. For the type of consumable, see Bombs.
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Explosives is an active skill in Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire.

Description[edit | edit source]

Items in italics are quoted directly from the game.
The Explosives skill covers the use of bombs, noisemakers, and similar devices. When throwing explosives, this skill is used to prevent unfortuate mishaps. The more powerful the explosive, the higher the risk.

Effects[edit | edit source]

The explosives skill has the following effects:

  • Increases the power level of all used Bombs by Explosives level x 1 (1 per point).
  • As with all other skills, Explosives can be checked during conversations and scripted interactions.

Power level[edit | edit source]

Each power level in explosives has the following effect (where applicable):

  • +5% damage.
  • +5% duration.
  • +0.25 Penetration - rounded up to the nearest 0.1, though this may be for display only.
  • +1 Accuracy - rounded down to nearest integer (truncated).
Bomb power level bonuses
Power
level
Bonuses to bombs
Damage/ Duration Penetration Accuracy
0 0 - - -
1 1 +5% +0.25 (0.3) +1
2 2 +10% +0.5 +2
3 3 +15% +0.75 (0.8) +3
4 4 +20% +1.0 +4
5 5 +25% +1.25 (1.3) +5
6 6 +30% +1.5 +6
7 7 +35% +1.75 (1.8) +7
8 8 +40% +2.0 +8
9 9 +45% +2.25 (2.3) +9
10 10 +50% +2.5 +10
... ... ... ... ...


Initial bonuses[edit | edit source]

The following bonuses are applied as a result of a character's class and background.

Class bonuses:
Druid +2
Fighter +2
Wizard +2
Background bonuses:
Marksman* +1
Midwife* +1
Scientist +1

Buffs[edit | edit source]

Passive effects[edit | edit source]

unlimited – obtained during gameplay

Name Modifier Duration
Elias Zelen's Training +1 Permanent

Equipment[edit | edit source]

unlimited – bonus while equipped

Type Item Enchantment Modifier
Gloves Firethrower's Gloves Artificer's Precision +2

Prostitute boons[edit | edit source]

one – for the protagonist only, lasts until next rest.

Location Prostitute Modifier
Queen's Berth, The Wild Mare Aenalys +1

Consumable items[edit | edit source]

unlimited – for the user for a duration (sometimes only in combat)

Type Item Modifier Duration
Unguent Arcanist's Balm +2 120 sec

Notable uses[edit | edit source]


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