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Frost Bomb

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Frost BombSpell, AoE, Duration, Cold
Mana Cost: (6 to 19)
Can store 1 use(s)
Cooldown Time: 2.50 sec
Cast Time: 0.50 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
Damage Effectiveness: 130%
Requires Level 4Creates a crystal that pulses with cold for a duration. Each pulse applies a debuff to nearby enemies that reduces their cold resistance and life regeneration. When its duration ends, the crystal explodes, dealing heavy cold damage to enemies around it.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Cold Damage
Deals (10-521) to (14-781) Cold Damage
Base duration is 3.5 seconds
Base secondary duration is 2 seconds
-20% to Cold Resistance
75% reduced Life Regeneration rate
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Frost Bomb skill icon.pngFrost Bomb inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Level: 5
Purchase Costs
Normal1x Scroll of Wisdom
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment

Frost Bomb skill screenshot.jpg

Frost Bomb is a cold spell that creates an ice shard that pulses for no damage, and explodes within an area to do damage.

Skill functions and interactions

  • Duration: increasing or reducing the duration of Frost Bomb will affect the time it takes for the skill to detonate, as well as the duration of the debuff.
  • Negative Resistances: Frost Bomb's debuff can put resistances below 0, making enemies vulnerable to cold damage.
  • Hit: just the explosion counts as hit (in terms of Curse On Hit SupportCurse On Hit SupportCurse, Trigger, Support
    Icon: &
    Requires Level 38Must support both a skill that hits enemies, and a curse skill to work. The curse will be applied when enemies are hit by the other skill. Cannot support totems, traps, or mines. Minions cannot apply curses this way.Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Effect of Supported Curses
    Supported Skills apply supported Curses on Hit
    Supported Skills have (50-12)% reduced Curse Duration
    You cannot Cast Supported Curses
    This is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket.
    for example). The pulses do not.

Gem level progression

LevelLvl.intelligenceMana
Cost
Cold
Damage
Exp.Total Exp.
1416610 to 1400
2620712 to 18841841
3927815 to 233,0993,940
41233920 to 307,43311,373
516411027 to 4022,89534,268
620501136 to 5449,72583,993
724581246 to 7095,714179,707
828671359 to 89169,595349,302
932751375 to 113283,759633,061
1036831494 to 142453,9961,087,057
11409214118 to 176703,1281,790,185
124410015145 to 2181,061,2232,851,408
134810916179 to 2682,065,8704,917,278
145211716219 to 3292,507,1107,424,388
155512317254 to 3822,573,7319,998,119
165813018295 to 4427,611,35117,609,470
176113618341 to 51113,437,90831,047,378
186414219393 to 59025,052,14756,099,525
196714819453 to 67943,869,43699,968,961
207015519521 to 781242,081,178342,050,139
217215920572 to 857N/AN/A
2274N/A21627 to 940N/AN/A
2376N/A21687 to 1030N/AN/A
2478N/A21752 to 1128N/AN/A
2580N/A22823 to 1235N/AN/A
2682N/A23900 to 1351N/AN/A
2784N/A23985 to 1477N/AN/A
2886N/A231076 to 1614N/AN/A
2988N/A241176 to 1764N/AN/A
3090N/A241284 to 1926N/AN/A

Quest reward

This skill is given as quest reward for the following quests:
ClassMarauderTemplarWitchShadowRangerDuelistScion
Quest
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1
no
yes
yes
no
no
no
yes

Vendor reward

This skill can be bought at the listed npc vendors after completing the following quests:
ClassMarauderTemplarWitchShadowRangerDuelistScion
Quest
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1
Nessa
no
yes
yes
yes
no
no
yes
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Siosa
yes
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth
yes

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Frost Bomb:

Name For generated item/monster modifiers the minimum item/monster level respectively. Some generation types may not require this condition to be met, however item level restrictions may be raised to 80% of this value. Effect(s)
EnchantmentFrostBombCooldownSpeed16620% increased Frost Bomb Cooldown Recovery Speed
EnchantmentFrostBombCooldownSpeed27530% increased Frost Bomb Cooldown Recovery Speed
EnchantmentFrostBombDamage16625% increased Frost Bomb Damage
EnchantmentFrostBombDamage27540% increased Frost Bomb Damage
EnchantmentFrostBombRadius1668% increased Frost Bomb Area of Effect
EnchantmentFrostBombRadius27512% increased Frost Bomb Area of Effect

Version history

Version Changes
2.2.0
  • Added to the game

References