Flamethrower Trap

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Flamethrower TrapTrap, Spell, Duration, AoE, Fire
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (13-25) Mana
Cooldown Time: 8.00 sec
Can Store 3 Use(s)
Cast Time: 1.00 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 30%
Requires Level 28Throws a trap that releases a number of flames in different directions around it when triggered. The flames last for a duration, rotating around the trap and repeatedly dealing damage. Burning enemies are dealt more damage.Deals (6-243) to (9-366) Fire Damage
Trap lasts 4 seconds
Base duration is 3.5 seconds
Has 4 Flames
25% more Damage with Hits and Ailments against Burning Enemies

Additional Effects per 1% Quality:
1% increased Fire Damage1% less Skill Effect Duration
3% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate
1% increased Trap Throwing Speed
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Flamethrower Trap skill icon.pngFlamethrower Trap inventory icon.png
Drop level: 28
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Item class: Skill Gem
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemFlamethrowerTrap

Flamethrower Trap skill screenshot.jpg

Flamethrower Trap is a spell that throws a trap when activated, summons a rotating pillar of flame, rapidly dealing fire damage to enemies touching it.

Skill functions and interactions

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired DexterityRequired IntelligenceMana
Exp.Total Exp.
1284229136 to 900
2314632138 to 12199345199345
33450351411 to 16285815485160
43754371614 to 21401344886504
54058401718 to 275543791440883
64260421722 to 334774371918320
74463441826 to 405837862502106
84666461831 to 477103593212465
94868481938 to 5713555114567976
105071491945 to 6811388775706853
115274511954 to 8113682337075086
125476532064 to 9616383388713424
135679552076 to 115195664810670072
145882572290 to 136365518414325256
1560845922107 to 161301732717342583
1662876023126 to 189775999525102578
1764906223149 to 2241513819340240771
1866926424176 to 2652608382566324596
1968956624207 to 31162620247128944843
2070986825243 to 366211708088340652931
21721007025279 to 421N/AN/A
2274N/AN/A26321 to 484N/AN/A
2376N/AN/A26368 to 555N/AN/A
2478N/AN/A28423 to 637N/AN/A
2580N/AN/A28485 to 731N/AN/A
2682N/AN/A29556 to 837N/AN/A
2784N/AN/A29637 to 959N/AN/A
2886N/AN/A30729 to 1099N/AN/A
2988N/AN/A30834 to 1258N/AN/A
3090N/AN/A31955 to 1439N/AN/A
3191N/AN/A321021 to 1539N/AN/A
3292N/AN/A321092 to 1646N/AN/A
3393N/AN/A331168 to 1760N/AN/A
3494N/AN/A331248 to 1882N/AN/A
3595N/AN/A341335 to 2012N/AN/A
3696N/AN/A351427 to 2151N/AN/A
3797N/AN/A351525 to 2299N/AN/A
3898N/AN/A361630 to 2457N/AN/A
3999N/AN/A361742 to 2626N/AN/A
40100N/AN/A371862 to 2806N/AN/A

Gem quality

TypeStats (per 1% quality)Weight
Superior1% increased Fire Damage50
Anomalous1% less Skill Effect Duration
3% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate
Divergent1% increased Trap Throwing Speed100

Item acquisition

Flamethrower Trap can drop anywhere.


Flamethrower Trap can be created from the following recipes:

7Deathly DesignsDeathly DesignsDeathly Designs card art.png7Level 21 Trap Gem
Quality: +23%
"The Karui was correct; there is virtue in honouring my ancestors."
Random corrupted level 21 Trap gem with 23% qualityA
13The CataclysmThe CataclysmThe Cataclysm card art.png13Level 21 Spell Gem
The mighty warriors traded in blows, the nimble archers in arrows, yet it was the brazen thaumaturgists who would bring catastrophe to all.
Random corrupted level 21 Spell gemA
6The FoxThe FoxThe Fox card art.png6Level 20 Gem"Masters of wit, strength and cunning. To survive the harsh winters, you must be like the fox."
- Ezomyte Proverb
Random level 20 gemA
8Dying AnguishDying AnguishDying Anguish card art.png8Level 19 Gem
Alternate Quality: +19%
Moribund, he gazed upon the journey taken as blood trickled down his chin. His eye closed on the city ahead that he would never call home.
Random level 19 gem with 19% alternative qualityA
8The HookThe HookThe Hook card art.png8Level 21 Gem
Alternate Quality: +23%
Every obsession began with a single, innocent taste.
Random corrupted level 21 gem with 23% alternative qualityA
3Gemcutter's PromiseGemcutter's PromiseGemcutter's Promise card art.png3Gem
Quality: +20%
"I swore to use my position to help the people. What good is power when it just accumulates on the already-powerful?" - Erasmus, Imperial Gemcutter
Random gem with 20% qualityA
1Gemcutter's IncubatorGemcutter's IncubatorStack Size: 10Adds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item
Item drops after killing {0} monsters
Right click this item then left click an item to apply it. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters.
Shift click to unstack.
Random gem with 1–20% qualityA
1The VoidThe VoidThe Void card art.png1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.Random divination card set exchangeA

Quest reward

This item is given as a quest reward for the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Sever the Right Hand
Act 3

Vendor reward

This item can be bought at the listed NPC vendors, after completing the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Sever the Right Hand
Act 3
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Flamethrower Trap.

NameFor 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.LabyrinthStatsSpawn Weighting
Enchantment Flamethrower Additional Flamethrowers 166Merciless LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap has an additional Flamehelmet 60
Enchantment Flamethrower Additional Flamethrowers 275Eternal LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap has 2 additional Flameshelmet 60
Enchantment Flamethrower Trap Cooldown Speed 166Merciless LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap has 10% increased Cooldown Recovery Ratehelmet 80
Enchantment Flamethrower Trap Cooldown Speed 275Eternal LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap has 15% increased Cooldown Recovery Ratehelmet 80
Enchantment Flamethrower Trap Damage 166Merciless LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap deals 25% increased Damagehelmet 80
Enchantment Flamethrower Trap Damage 275Eternal LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap deals 40% increased Damagehelmet 80
Enchantment Flamethrower Trap Duration 166Merciless LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap has 20% increased Skill Effect Durationhelmet 80
Enchantment Flamethrower Trap Duration 275Eternal LabyrinthFlamethrower Trap has 30% increased Skill Effect Durationhelmet 80

Version history

Version Changes
  • Updated various descriptions of conditional modifiers, such as the increased Damage against Ignited Enemies modifier on Gang's MomentumGang's Momentum
    Legion Boots
    Armour: (270-336)
    Energy Shield: (54-70)
    Requires Level 58, 54 Str, 54 Int(160-180)% increased Armour and Energy Shield
    +(50-60)% to Fire Resistance
    25% increased Movement Speed
    (10-15)% chance to Ignite
    (25-40)% increased Damage with Hits and Ailments against Ignited Enemies
    Become one with the unstoppable flame.
    , to clarify the kinds of damage they can apply to.
  • (Not in patch notes) Updated 25% more Damage against Burning Enemies to 25% more Damage with Hits and Ailments against Burning Enemies. Note: this is just a visual change.[1]
  • Flamethrower Trap now deals 6 to 9 Fire Damage at gem level 1 (previously 5 to 8), up to 243 to 366 Fire Damage at gem level 20 (previously 211 to 319).
  • Rotation speed no longer scales with increases to Cast Speed, it now has a fixed value.
  • Now deals 5 to 8 Fire damage at gem level 1 (from 5 to 7) and 211 to 319 Fire damage at gem level 20 (from 192 to 289)
  • Flamethrower Trap has been added to the game.