Bomb Shooter
Launches a powerful bomb at the Bloons. Slow rate of fire but affects a radius around the explosion
~ Description in BTD6

Huge bombs blow up Bloons in a large area
~ Description in BTD6

Explosions become so violent Bloons are stunned for a short time when they are hit
~ Description in BTD6

Bloon shattering explosions do massive damage and can stun MOAB-Class bloons
~ Description in BTD6

MOAB Maulers are special missiles that wreak havoc on M.O.A.B-class bloons, inflicting 10x damage
~ Description in BTD5

MOAB Assassin ability: super deadly missile that seeks the nearest MOAB-class bloon and destroys it instantly. Does 1000 damage to ZOMGs instead of destroying them
~ Description in BMC

Assassinate ability does 6x damage with a shorter cooldown
~ Description in BTD6

Throws out secondary bombs instead of sharp fragments every shot
~ Description in BTD6

Every second shot the cluster bombs send out more cluster bombs for even more destruction
~ Description in BTD6

Bomb Blitz
When a Bloon escapes, a Bomb Storm will destroy every Bloon on the screen below a ZOMG
~ Description in BTD6


The Bomb Shooter is a tower in Bloons Tower Defense. It is a decently priced early-game unit that fires bombs Tower. The Bomb Shooter is the only early-game Tower that can naturally destroy Lead Bloons.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 9-B, possibly higher | At least 9-B, likely 9-A | 9-A | 9-B, much higher with Bomb Storm

Name: Bomb Shooter (Called Cannon in BTD2 and 3, Bomb in BTD4, Bomb Tower in BTD5)

Origin: Bloons Tower Defense

Gender: None

Age: Unknown

Classification: Turret

Powers and Abilities: Inorganic Physiology, Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Small Size (Type 0), Explosion Manipulation, Plant Manipulation (Halloween Bigger Bomb fires pumpkins), Weapon Creation (Frag Bombs fire out sharp fragments after hitting Bloons) | All base abilities enhanced, Paralysis Inducement | All base abilities enhanced, Homing Attack with Assassinate MOAB ability | All base abilities enhanced, Weapon Creation (Instead of creating fragments, fires secondary bombs), Danmaku with Bomb Storm

Attack Potency: Wall level (Calculated here), possibly higher (Artwork for Bigger Bombs consistently shows Mushroom Clouds, however this may not be valid) | At least Wall level, likely Small Building level (Bloon Crush can stun MOAB Bloons) | Small Building level (Can destroy BFBs, Can deal massive damage to ZOMGs) | Wall level, much higher with Bomb Storm (Destroys everything on-screen below a ZOMG)

Speed: Immobile without wheels, Transonic (Should be comparable to the Monkeys | Immobile, Transonic | Immobile, Transonic | Immobile, Transonic

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Wall Class, possibly higher | At least Wall Class, likely Small Building Class | Small Building Class | Wall Class, much higher with Bomb Storm

Durability: Wall level (Should compare to the Monkeys, Grows bigger with upgrades)

Stamina: Very High (Is a machine)

Range: Tens of meters, possibly Tens of kilometers (The artwork for Longer Range shows a bomb going that far, however this may not be valid)

Standard Equipment: Bombs, Heavy Bombs, Missiles, Frag Bombs | Really Big Bombs | MOAB Mauler, MOAB Assassin, MOAB Eliminator | Cluster Bombs

Intelligence: Average (Can track Bloons)

Weaknesses: Can only use it's most powerful abilities from one of three upgrade paths

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Bombs The Bomb Shooter's main method of attack. Fires bombs
  • Bigger Bombs: Fires bigger bombs that affect a larger radius
  • Heavy Bombs: Bombs pop 2 layers at once
  • Faster Reload: Bomb Shooter fires faster
  • Missile Launcher: Shoots missiles instead of bombs
  • Longer Range: Shoots bombs further
  • Frag Bombs: sends out 8 sharp fragments upon hitting a Bloon
  • Really Big Bombs: Fires even larger bombs that affect an even larger radius
    • Bloon Impact: Explosions temporarily stun Bloons
    • Bloon Crush: Explosions deal massive damage and can stun MOAB Bloons
  • MOAB Mauler: Deals 10x damage to MOAB Bloons
    • MOAB Assassin:Gives the Bomb Shooter the ability to fire a deadly missile that seeks the nearest MOAB Bloon
    • MOAB Eliminator: Assassinate MOAB ability deals more damage and has a shorter cooldown
  • Cluster Bombs: Throws secondary bombs instead of sharp fragments
    • Recursive Cluster: Secondary Shots fire out additional Cluster Bombs
    • Bomb Blitz: When a Bloon escapes, rains down a Bomb Storm to destroy every Bloon on-screen below a ZOMG

Key: Base | Really Big Bombs upgrade path | MOAB Mauler upgrade path | Cluster Bombs upgrade path


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