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A warlock using Nova Bomb.

Channel some of the Traveler's most mysterious forces and unleash them in an explosive, large, area-of-effect attack.

Nova Bomb is a Warlock Super Ability used by the Voidwalker subclass in Destiny.[1][2]


The ability allows your character to harness the Traveler's power and summon it in a condensed field of energy. The player can launch this energy projectile at an opponent where it detonates explosively upon contact, dealing heavy area-of-effect damage.[3]


  • Vortex: Nova Bomb creates a vortex which continually damages enemies trapped inside. Lasts 3.5 seconds.
  • Shatter: Nova Bomb splits into three projectiles.
  • Lance: Nova Bomb travels further and faster.

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  1. Destiny Players "Destiny Warlock PS4 game controls". Retrieved 23 July 2013.
  2. Vore, Bryan. (2013-12-27) "The Character Progression of Destiny". Game Informer. Retrieved 31 Dec. 2013.
  3. destinygame (2013) YouTube: Building the Destiny E3 Reveal -- Bungie Commentary 10:06. Retrieved 24 May 2013.