Tribes: Ascend/Blackout Grenade
|Manual Reload Time||0 seconds|
|Build Up Time||0.7 seconds|
|Projectile Speed||24 m/s|
|Projectile Live Time||8 seconds|
|Projectile Hitbox||0.4 meters|
|Splash Radius||12 meters|
|Mastery Cost (XP)||Locked|
"Blackout Grenades disable enemy turrets and lower shields on base assets for a short time. They also disable HUD tracking icons on enemy players."
The Blackout Grenade is an unlockable belt item for the Medium Armor, and was originally the "Whiteout Grenade," a flashbang. The Blackout Grenade can knock out enemy players' HUDs, and shields on base assets for 5 seconds.
Below are the damage values for the Blackout Grenade.
|Splash Damage||375 - 750|
The Blackout Grenade has a 20% speed inheritance when it is thrown. The base speed for the grenade is 24 m/s, with a maximum speed of 32 m/s, regardless of the inherited speed, and a terminal velocity of 140 m/s.
The Blackout Grenade has an impulse strength of 52,000 m/s applied to players hit by the grenade.
The following accolades can be earned with the Blackout Grenade.
|Explosive Spree||Demolitions Expert||Hurt Locker||Air Mail|