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Balloon Bomber

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Balloon Bomber
Balloon Bomber.png
Type Cannon
Damage 12.5  (Heart.png×6.25)
Unholster time 1.49s
Durability 505
Ammunition Balloon.png Balloon
Fire rate 0.83/sec
Tooltip Balloons explode on impact
Deals more damage to armoured enemies
Renewable Yes
Stackable No
Version added 2.1
ID aoa3:balloon_bomber

The Balloon Bomber is a Tier 2 cannon obtained by trading with a Toy Merchant, notable for consuming Balloons instead of regular ammo.

Statistics[edit | edit source]

The Balloon Bomber takes 1.49 seconds to fully unholster, the player must wait for the unholster time to finish before being able to fire the cannon. It can be fired by pressing use if the player has the correct ammo in their inventory. When used, it can fire at a rate of 0.83 shots per second, giving it a minimum of 10.375 (Heart.png×5.1875) DPS. The explosive projectiles fired by Balloon Bomber will also deal extra damage depending on how much armor a mob has.

Balloon Bomber's shots are affected by gravity.

Repair[edit | edit source]

The Balloon Bomber can be repaired with the following methods:

Enchanting[edit | edit source]

The Balloon Bomber can be given the following enchantments:

  • Control - reduces recoil by 15% per level. Max level of III.
  • Intervention - item is kept at death. Max level of I. This enchantment is single-use and disappears after taking effect.
  • Mending - same as Vanilla.
  • Unbreaking - same as Vanilla.

The Balloon Bomber can be enchanted at an enchantment table, anvil, or Infusion Table.

Obtaining[edit | edit source]

Item Cost Obtained from
Balloon Bomber.png 1 Balloon Bomber Circus Coin.png 25 Circus Coins Toy Merchant

Usage[edit | edit source]

Divine Station[edit | edit source]

Balloon Bomber can be upgraded into Water Balloon Bomber with a Seaside Upgrade Kit at a Divine Station. Water Balloon Bomber deals 8 (Heart.png×4) more damage.

Block Ingredients Item
Divine Station.png Divine Station Balloon Bomber.png Balloon Bomber + Seaside Upgrade Kit.png Seaside Upgrade Kit Water Balloon Bomber.png Water Balloon Bomber

History[edit | edit source]

Version Information
2.1 Added Balloon Bomber.
3.0 Damage and durability reduced from 15 (Heart.png×7.5) and 1200 to 14 (Heart.png×7) and 250.