KD8 Charges are a type of terran demolition device. They were utilized by reapers after the removal of the deuterium-eight charge from their arsenal, and are used to both deal damage and displace enemies.[1]

Game EffectEdit

Explodes after a short delay, dealing 5 damage and knocking back nearby units.

Hotkey D
Cooldown 14Time SC2 Game1

Co-op MissionsEdit

Explodes after a short delay, dealing 10 damage with a radius 1 and knocking back nearby units. Can be set to autocast.

Hotkey D
Cooldown 20Time SC2 Game1


After deuterium-eight charges were removed, renegade reaper squadrons began using modified versions of the charges. It is heavily implied that KD8 charges are those explosives.[2]


  1. Reaper. Blizzard Entertainment. Accessed 2014-08-29.
  2. 2014-08-24, Reaper Science. Blizzard Entertainment, accessed on 2014-09-10
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