Planetary Annihilation Gameplay & Resources

Planetary Annihilation Boom

Boom

Build Cost: 45 metal

HP: 10

Damage

Damage: 700 DPS upon self destruction.

Splash: 700 damage. 10 meter radius

Range: 10 meters

 
Recon

Vision Radius: 20 meters

 
Physics

Max Speed: 40 meters per second

Acceleration: 720

Braking Rate: 400

Turn Rate: 720

 

The Boom is a fast crawling bot that leaps on enemy units and buildings and self destructs.

History

This unit was regularly requested by the Planetary Annihilation community and was added in the Build 59549, though was not playable.

Bomb Bot

We received our first preview of the bomb bot on the January 24th playtest.

In the Planetary Annihilation Build 61250, the Boom was made playable and several stat changes were made.

  • The name was changed from “Bomb Bot” to “Boom”
  • The HP was changed from 500 to 10
  • The cost was reduced from 1,000 metal to 135 metal
  • The speed was increased from 12 meters per second to 20 meters per second

In the 67342 Build, several changes were made.

  • Build Cost: 90 metal to 45 metal
  • Speed: 20 meters per second to 40 meters per second
  • Braking Rate: 200 to 400
  • Vision: 100 meters to 20 meters
  • Damage: 1,000 damage to 250 damage
  • Splash: 1,000 damage to 250 damage

In the Planetary Annihilation Release Build 71544, the damage was increased from 250 to 700.

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