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  • Global Thermal Sapper Charge
  • Item Level 75
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Requires Engineering (400)
    Requires Goblin Engineer
  • Use: Explodes when triggered, dealing 2188 to 2812 Fire damage to all enemies nearby and 2188 to 2812 damage to you. Also causes major siege damage. (5 Min Cooldown)
  • Sell Price: 50Silver

Unrivaled among engineering-created explosive devices, this is an enhanced version of the [Goblin Sapper Charge]. It follows the goblin principle of "maximum destructive ability, minimum self-preservation" seen in the side effects of other Goblin Engineering items.


Created by goblin engineers with a minimum of 425 engineering skill.

A set of 5 Global Thermal Sapper Charges requires:

The recipe for this is taught by Goblin Engineering trainers.


  • Does 200 damage to buildings and walls that can be damaged in Wintergrasp.
  • Note that it does not damage "everyone nearby", just enemies, and the wielder. This suggests strategies involving multiple Goblin Engineers, albeit at 5 minute intervals.
  • Given the signature icon of a Mushroom cloud, the name is almost certainly a reference to the term "Global Thermonuclear war". Another possible reference could be the thermal detonators of Star Wars.

Patch notes

Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.1.3 (2009-06-02):  Siege damage reduced from 1200 to 200.

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