For the BTD4-BTD5 counterpart, see Bloon Buster (BTD4-BTD5).
Smash through 2 layers of Bloon at once!
$650 (Medium) $700 (Hard) $780 (Impoppable)
No (requires 1-0-3)
Area of Effect
2 (main explosion)
45 (main explosion)
Slow (every 2.0s, excluding additional upgrades)
~35 (blast radius) 30 ("display" range)
] Source Bloon Buster is the second upgrade of Path 1 for the Mortar Monkey in BTD6. It increases damage of each explosion by +1. Otherwise, it remains statistically identical to its previous upgrade, Bigger Blast.
It costs $550 on
Easy, $650 on Medium, $700 on Hard, and $780 on Impoppable.
Strategy [ ]
Summary [ ]
Gives the Mortar Monkey with extra damage for better effectiveness versus stronger bloons. This is especially so during the early-game, but it is also very helpful as a crosspath for
Heavy Shells and Artillery Battery.
Tips [ ]
Version History [ ]
So far, the only changes applied here are based on crosspathing changes. However, not adding Path 2 crosspath is buffed overall, with an almost negligible nerf to 1-2-0.
Explosion random deviation radius increased (18 → 30).
Attack speed without Path 2 upgrades increased (2.2s → 2.0s).
Attack speed with Faster Reload increased (1.54s → 1.5s). Attack speed with Rapid Reload decreased (1.07s → 1.08s).
22.0 Reverted random deviation radius change.
Description changes [ ]
Gallery [ ]
Crosspathing in BTD6 (
Top: Path 2, Bottom: Path 3)
Official artworks [ ]
Bloon Buster upgrade icon in BTD6
Instamonkey for Bloon Buster
Trivia [ ]
So far, this is the only upgrade that was downgraded from a tier 3 to a tier 2 upgrade in BTD6.