Advent of Ascension Wiki

An alpha for 3.6 has been released. Download it here.


Advent of Ascension Wiki
Balloon Bomber
Balloon Bomber.png
Type Cannon
Damage 12.5  (♥×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
Rarity color Common
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.


Shots fired by Balloon Bomber explode upon making contact with any block or mob.


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.

When used, it can fire at a rate of 0.83 shots per second, giving it an effective minimum of 10.375 (♥×5.1875) DPS. Balloon Bomber's projectiles will also deal increased damage depending on the target's armor value.

Balloon Bomber's shots are affected by gravity.


See Repairing


See Cannons#Enchanting



Obtained from Level Price Price multiplier Item Stock Profession XP
Toy Merchant 4 (Expert) Circus Coin.png 18 Circus Coins 0.05 Balloon Bomber.png 1 Balloon Bomber 5 40


Divine Station[]

Balloon Bomber can be upgraded into Water Balloon Bomber with a Seaside Upgrade Kit at a Divine Station. Water Balloon Bomber deals 8 (♥×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


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