Dark Matter Device

Trap Type

Activated and Automatic


Complete "Monster's Ball" (Requires Dawn of the Rise of the Fallen Machines DLC)

Energy Cost


The Dark Matter Device is a Trap in Sunset Overdrive. It was added in the Dawn Of The Rise Of The Fallen Machines DLC.

Description Edit

Releases a pulse of dark energy that reorganizes atoms, turning some organisms into metallic analogues. While in standby, it will periodically discharge excess electrical buildup, stunning nearby enemies.

This trap will turn a few random enemies into Fizzco Bots when activated:

  • Regular OD will turn into Blade Bots
  • Blowers will turn into Rifle Bots
  • Herkers will turn into Tank Bots
  • Unconfirmed: Poppers, Muggers, Gunkers and Wingers, of if it even affects any of these OD types.

OD converted into robots are friendly (marked with a green glow) and will earn the owner of the trap points.

The trap's stun attack is Automatic.

Acquisition Edit

Unlocked after completing the "Monster's Ball" mission.


A friendly Tank Bot that was once a hostile Herker.