Bomber Arm
"The rapid burning fists this weapon fires swerve sharply toward the foe."
Vital statistics
Weapon Type Arm Mini Icon Arm
Range Strength Unaffected
Strongest Attack Melee dash attack

The Bomber Arm is an Arm introduced in Kid Icarus: Uprising. The Bomber Arm has the second-shortest range in the game, with only the Magnus Club having less range, making it more fitting for close combat. However it has high homing ability, short charge time, and good melee attacks.

Idol Description

The rapid burning fists this weapon fires swerve sharply toward the foe. Though its continuous fire is weak, its charged shots are not, and it charges more quickly than any other arm. However, its range is among the shortest of any weapon.


Max Shot Distances

Standing Continuous: 14.0

Standing Charged: 14.0

Forward Dash Continuous: 20.0

Forward Dash Charged: 20.0

Side Dash Continuous: 19.0

Side Dash Charged: 19.0

Backward Dash Continuous: 18.0

Backward Dash Charged: 18.0

Base Melee Damage

Combo Strike 1: 27.5

Combo Strike 2: 13.3

Combo Strike 3: 22.4

Dash Strike: 65.3

Ranged Damage Ratio

Standing Continuous: 2.9 per round

Standing Charged: 16.7

Forward Dash Continuous: 7.9

Forward Dash Charged: 28.8

Side Dash Continuous: 7.9

Side Dash Charged: 25.0

Backward Dash Continuous: 6.7

Backward Dash Charged: 26.2

Note: All data are from the basic weapon valued of 100.



  • Though this weapon is called the Bomber Arm, its shots don't really explode.
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