Weapon Stats & Strategy for Assault Rifle in Fortnite. Read here to find information about the damage(DPS), rarity, and reviews for Assault Rifle!
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Assault Rifle - Stats & Strats
Assault Rifle: Weapon Overview
|Weapon Type||Assault Rifle|
|Where to Find||On Floor, Chests,|
Supply Drops, Vending Machine
Assault Rifle: Stats & Damage(DPS)
Assault Rifle: Weapon Review
Weapon Rating per Game Mode
*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 is rated by ◎ (Excellent), ◯(Good), △(Mediocre), ×(Bad).
|Close Range||Middle Range||Long 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
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.