Powerburst

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Powerburst potions are a type of potion introduced on 25 November 2019 with the Farming & Herblore 120 update. They have more powerful effects than normal potions but also last a much shorter amount of time, usually under 10 seconds. Using a powerburst potion triggers a global 2-minute cooldown on all powerburst potions. Both the Modified botanist's mask and Portable well potion duplication effects work when creating powerburst potions.

When powerburst potions were first released, all adrenaline potion variants were retroactively classified as powerburst potions, meaning that they shared the same 2 minute cooldown with all powerbursts. Due to complaints about adrenaline potions limiting the use of other powerburst potions, a later update on 13 July 2020 changed the powerburst of overkill to an adrenaline renewal potion and separated the cooldowns of adrenaline and powerburst potions.

Potion Herblore level Herblore XP Effect GE price
Powerburst of vitality.png: RS3 Inventory image of Powerburst of vitality Powerburst of vitality 105 1150 Doubles maximum and current life points for six seconds. 547
Powerburst of masterstroke.png: RS3 Inventory image of Powerburst of masterstroke Powerburst of masterstroke 108 1350 For the next four hammer swings within 30 seconds, Smithing progress is multiplied by ten. 1,023
Powerburst of sorcery.png: RS3 Inventory image of Powerburst of sorcery Powerburst of sorcery 109 1400 For the next runes crafted within 10 seconds, the 'runes per essence' multiplier is doubled. 118,277
Powerburst of acceleration.png: RS3 Inventory image of Powerburst of acceleration Powerburst of acceleration 111 1500 The cooldown of Surge and Bladed Dive is instantly reset and is 1.2 seconds for the next six seconds. 1,716
Powerburst of feats.png: RS3 Inventory image of Powerburst of feats Powerburst of feats 114 1600 The familiar's special move costs no special move points for ten seconds. 4,203

Update history[edit | edit source]

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  • ninja 20 July 2020 (Update):
    • Powerburst cooldowns now have a unique Debuff Bar icon.*

update 13 July 2020 (Update):

    • The Powerburst of Overkill is no longer a powerburst, but an ‘Adrenaline Renewal’ potion.
  • patch 6 July 2020 (Update):
    • Powerburst potions are no longer dropped to the floor when the Wasteless Herblore ability triggers.
  • hotfix 27 January 2020 (Update):
    • Further improved checks to Powerburst Potions’ cooldown and activation - this will prevent gaining double effects triggering by spam clicking.
  • patch 13 January 2020 (Update):
    • The Powerburst potion interface will no longer open when mixing some 3 dose potions.
  • patch 6 January 2020 (Update):
    • Players can no longer boost their Herblore levels to access the leveling benefits of Powerbursts, bombs, or Primal Pulp. You can, however, still boost your levels to create the original potion.
    • All the Powerburst Potions now appear in the milestone section of the skill guide.