Beastly Bombs

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Beastly Bombs is a rune effect in Rain of Vengeance, a Hatred-spending Demon Hunter skill.

This rune effect is visually impressive, as it summons a squadron of twenty, black, shadowy, flying spectral beasts to swoop overhead, dropping bombs on enemies for 125% weapon damage each. This is basically just the +damage effect, but with more style in the delivery.

Skill Rune Effects[edit | edit source]

Refer to the Rain of Vengeance rune effects article for thorough descriptions of all five rune effects in this skill, including screenshots, videos, and strategy tips.

Name Level Description

<skill subcat="Bow skill" class="DemonHunter">Rain of Vengeance</skill> <skill class="DemonHunter" rune="Beastly Bombs">Rain of Vengeance</skill>

Media[edit | edit source]

The basic skill emulates the "massive wave of arrows" type attack that's popular in medieval and martial arts films, with various demonic/magical modifications from the skill runes. You can see all six functions in the movie below. Turn it up to 1080HD, and play it full screen for the best visuals.

Note that this video was obtained via data mining with an emulator. It was not released by Blizzard and there will likely be some modifications to the runestone effects in the final game.

Development[edit | edit source]

Prior to the skill revision in February 2012, this rune effect was enabled by the Crimson Rune, granting the following effect with a level 7 runestone:

Beastly Bombs


Summon 20 Shadow Beasts to drop bombs on nearby enemies, dealing 154% weapon damage each.