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Scorched Earth is a tier 3 skill in Axton's Guerrilla skill tree. It adds multiple rocket pods to the Sabre Turret.


  • Rockets Per Volley: 22


  • Each of the individual rockets has a blast radius, thus the total damage they inflict is maximized by having enemies clustered together. As a result, the already effective tactic of tossing a singularity grenade at the same time as deploying the turret becomes even more effective.
  • If Gemini has been invested into, both turrets will receive the rocket pods.
  • Although not listed directly, a Sabre Turret with the rocket pods does 13% less bullet damage.
  • Upon hitting an enemy's critical hit zone, a CRITICAL message will display, although they do not deal bonus damage.


  • The name of this skill is taken from the scorched earth policy, a military strategy involving the destruction of anything deemed useful to the enemy while advancing or withdrawing from an area.

Axton skills
Sabre Turret
Guerrilla Gunpowder Survival

Able • Crisis Management • Double Up • Grenadier • Laser Sight • Onslaught • Ready • Scorched Earth • Sentry • Willing