Fortnite Weapons Guide

Fortnite has a variety of weapons that you can choose from while playing the battle royale game mode. Players will have the choice of assault rifles, sub-machine guns, light machine guns, shotguns, sniper rifles and explosive weapons. Weapons also come in different rarities, as the rarer the weapon it is, the stronger the item is. The rarity scale is common (grey), uncommon (green), rare (blue), epic (purple) and legendary (orange). Listed below are all the weapons featured in Fortnite’s Battle Royale

Assault Rifles

Assault Rifles

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Assault Rifle (M4)

Common 165 30 5.5 30 2.3

Assault Rifle (M4)

Uncommon 170.5 31 5.5 30 2.2

Assault Rifle (M4)

Rare 181.5 33 5.5 30 2.2

Assault Rifle (SCAR)

Epic 192.5 35 5.5 30 2.1

Assault Rifle (SCAR)

Legendary 198 36 5.5 30 2.1

Burst Assault Rifles

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Burst Assault Rifle

Common 47.25 27 1.75 30 2.9

Burst Assault Rifle

Uncommon 50.75 29 1.75 30 2.7

Burst Assault Rifle

Rare 52.5 30 1.75 30 2.5

Burst Assault Rifle

Epic 56 32 1.75 30 2.5

Burst Assault Rifle

Legendary 57.75 33 1.75 30 2.3

Scoped Assault Rifles

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Scoped Assault Rifle

Rare 80.5 23 3.5 20 2.3

Scoped Assault Rifle

Epic 84 24 3.5 20 2.2

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifles

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle

Epic 64.8 36 1.8 15 2.19

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle

Legendary 66.6 37 1.8 15 2.07

Suppressed Assault Rifle

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Supressed Assault Rifle cutout Suppressed Assault Rifle

Epic 176 32 5.5 30 2.1

Supressed Assault Rifle cutout Suppressed Assault Rifle

Legendary 181.5 33 5.5 30 2.1

Machine Guns

Light Machine Guns

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Light Machine Gun

Rare 200 25 8 100 5

Light Machine Gun

Epic 208 26 8 100 4.75

Miniguns

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Minigun

Epic 216 18 12 Ammo Count NA

Minigun

Legendary 228 19 12 Ammo Count NA

Shotguns

Tactical Shotguns

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Tactical Shotgun

Common 100.5 67 1.5 8 6.3

Tactical Shotgun

Uncommon 105 70 1.5 8 6.0

Tactical Shotgun

Rare 111 74 1.5 8 5.7

Pump Shotguns

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Pump Shotgun

Uncommon 63 90 0.7 5 4.8

Pump Shotgun

Rare 66.5 95 0.7 5 4.6

Heavy Shotguns

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Tactical Shotgun

Epic 73.5 73.5 1 7 5.9

Tactical Shotgun

Legendary 77 77 1 7 5.6

Double Barrel Shotgun

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

doublebarrelshotgun Tactical Shotgun

Epic 271.7 143 1.9 2 2.8

doublebarrelshotgun Tactical Shotgun

Legendary 285 150 1.9 2 2.7

Sniper Rifles

Hunting Rifles

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Hunting Rifle

Uncommon 68.8 86 0.8 1 1.9

Hunting Rifle

Rare 72 90 0.8 1 1.8

Bolt-Action Sniper Rifles

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Sniper (Bolt Action)

Rare 34.65 105 0.33 1 3.0

Sniper (Bolt Action)

Epic 36.3 110 0.33 1 2.8

Sniper (Bolt Action)

Legendary 38.28 116 0.33 1 2.7

Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Sniper (Semi-Auto)

Epic 75.6 63 1.2 10 2.5

Sniper (Semi-Auto)

Legendary 79.2 66 1.2 10 2.3

Heavy Sniper Rifle

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Heavy Sniper Heavy Sniper

Epic 49.5 150 0.33 1 4.275

Heavy Sniper Heavy Sniper

Legendary 51.8 157 0.33 1 4.05

SMGs

Suppressed Submachine Gun

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Suppressed SMG

Common 180 20 9 30 2.2

Suppressed SMG

Uncommon 189 21 9 30 2.1

Suppressed SMG

Rare 198 22 9 30 2.0

Submachine Gun

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Submachine Gun Submachine Gun

Common 204 17 12 30 2.42

Submachine Gun Submachine Gun

Uncommon 216 18 12 30 2.31

Submachine Gun Submachine Gun

Rare 228 19 12 30 2.2

Compact SMG

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Compact SMG Compact SMG

Epic 210 21 10 50 3.135

Compact SMG Compact SMG

Legendary 220 22 10 50 2.97

Pistols

Pistols

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Pistol

Common 155.25 23 6.75 16 1.5

Pistol

Uncommon 162 24 6.75 16 1.5

Pistol

Rare 168.75 25 6.75 16 1.4

Revolvers

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Revolver

Common 48.6 54 0.9 6 2.4

Revolver

Uncommon 51.3 57 0.9 6 2.3

Revolver

Rare 54 60 0.9 6 2.2

Hand Cannons

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Hand Cannon

Epic 60 75 0.8 7 2.1

Hand Cannon

Legendary 62.4 78 0.8 7 2.0

Suppressed Pistols

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Suppressed Pistol

Epic 175.5 26 6.75 16 1.3

Suppressed Pistol

Legendary 189 28 6.75 16 1.3

Dual Pistols

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Dual Pistols

Epic 162.4 41 3.96 18 2.8

Dual Pistols

Legendary 170.3 43 3.96 18 2.7

Explosive Weapons

Rocket Launchers

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Rocket Launcher

Rare 82.5 110 0.75 1 2.3

Rocket Launcher

Epic 87 116 0.75 1 2.2

Rocket Launcher

Legendary 90.75 121 0.75 1 1.9

Grenade Launchers

Weapon Rarity DPS Damage Fire Rate Magazine Reload Time

Grenade Launcher

Rare 100 100 1 6 3.0

Grenade Launcher

Epic 105 105 1 6 2.8

Grenade Launcher

Legendary 110 110 1 6 2.7