Smokepowder Barrel

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Smokepowder Barrel Icon.png

Smokepowder Barrel is a common Consumable that can be ignited to explode, dealing devastating damage.

Given the volatility of its contents, this barrel ought to be opened carefully.

Where to Find

Found in various locations throughout the game, including Waukeen's Rest and the Zhentarim Hideout.

Properties[edit source]

  • Consumables Icon.png Consumables
  • Consumables Icon.png Single Use
  • Rarity Icon.png Rarity: Common
  • Weight Icon.png Weight: 26 kg / 52 lb
  • Gold Icon.png Price: 5  gp


  • When ignited by a source of fire, the barrel explodes.
    • Aoe Icon.png AoE: 6 m / 20 ft (Radius)
    • D4 Force.png 4d4 + 18 (22~34) Damage Types Force
      damage (Saving Throw Icons.png DEX Save, DC 12, to halve)
    • Also creates a Smokepowder Surface, which immediately explodes, causing the following effects:

Smokepowder Barrel can also be thrown for a lesser effect.

Action Icon.png Action
  • Throw Icon.png Throw the barrel to break it, creating an explosive surface.
    • Aoe Icon.png AoE: 6 m / 20 ft (Cube)
    • Creates an explosive Smokepowder Surface
    • (This surface must be ignited by a source of fire to have any effect)