When a piece of Explosive armor is worn, the player will take 15% less damage from explosive damage. The explosive resistance is able to stack with the Blast Protection enchantment. Wearing more pieces of Explosive armor will further reduce explosive damage to increments of 30%/45% less damage- depending on how many pieces are worn.
Wearing a full set of Explosive armor will make the player completely immune to explosive damage.
Explosive Armor can be obtained as a drop from the following mobs: