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Assault Rifle - Damage & Stats

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Weapon Stats & Strategy for Assault Rifle! Read here to find information about the damage (DPS), rarity and gameplay video for Assault Rifle!!

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Assault Rifle - Weapon Stats & Damage

Assault Rifle - Weapon Overview

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Basic Information

Weapon TypeAssault Rifle
Where to FindOn Floor, Chests,
Supply Drops, Vending Machine
AmmoMedium Bullets
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Assault Rifle- Stats & Damage (DPS)

Assault Rifle Icon★53636301982.1sec.
Assault Rifle Icon★4353530192.52.2sec.
Assault Rifle Icon★3333330181.52.3sec.
Assault Rifle Icon★2313130170.52.4sec.
Assault Rifle Icon★13030301652.5sec.
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Assault Rifle - Weapon Review

Weapon Rating

*Weapons are rated from Rank "D" - Rank "S"!!


Assault Rifles are a great choice as a main weapon in Fortnite. It's high damage and versatile range can easily pressure enemies and take down cover.

Effective Range

*Effective range is rated by ◎ (Excellent), ◯(Good), △(Mediocre), ×(Bad)!!

Close RangeMiddle RangeLong Range

Mid-range is where the Assault Rifle is best. It's an average weapon in close- and long-range, but it's still capable of bringing down enemies in these ranges.

Assault Rifle - Traits & Tips

Assault Rifle - Weapon Traits

High Damage

With its high damage output, the Assault Rifle can easily shred enemy health and shield. Connect your shots and your enemy will be down before you have to reload.

Versatile in Combat

It's not the best in short-range and long-range combat, but it's still considerably effective. You can easily use the Assault Rifle to get out of tight spots.

Easy to Use

The Assault Rifle is a hitscan weapon so landing shots are easier compared to projectile weapons. Add this with it's range and accuracy and it just ramps up its overall effectiveness.

Assault Rifle - Weapon Tips

Fire in bursts

Shoot in short bursts to keep your accuracy and save your bullets. When engaging in long-range battles, shoot two or three bullets to suppress recoil.

Engage your enemies at mid-range.

Don't be afraid to pressure enemies and make sure to connect your shots. An Assault Rifle can easily rip through an enemy's shield and their health.

Watch Out for Higher Rarity Versions

There is a ridiculous jump in damage between the lower rarities and the Epic and Legendary versions of the Assault Rifle AKA "SCAR Rifle". Get a hold of one of them and you can easily melt enemies.

What are Weapons?

Main Damage Dealer in Fortnite

Main Damage Dealer in Fortnite

Grab a gun and deal some damage! Although there are other ways to deal damage in Fortnite, it's through weapons that you can deal as much damage against your opponents during fights.

Requires Ammo to Use

Requires Ammo to Use

Most weapons will require you to have their specific bullet type to be able to use. Familiarize yourself with which ammo goes with which gun to make the best of it.

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