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Tactical Shotgun - Damage & Stats

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

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Tactical Shotgun - Weapon Overview

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Basic Information

Weapon TypeShotgun
Where to FindOn Floor, Chests,
Supply Drops, Loot Carriers,
Vending Machine
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Tactical Shotgun- Stats & Damage (DPS)

Tactical Shotgun Icon★587628130.55.1sec.
Tactical Shotgun Icon★483598124.55.4sec.
Tactical Shotgun Icon★379558118.55.7sec.
Tactical Shotgun Icon★275528112.56sec.
Tactical Shotgun Icon★171508106.56.3sec.
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Tactical Shotgun Gameplay Video

Check out how Tactical Shotgun works in the game!

Tactical Shotgun - Weapon Review

Weapon Rating

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


With its ability to deal a high amount of damage in a single shot, the Tactical Shotgun is a handy weapon to have in solo and team modes. It's lower rarity makes it readily available as a great starter to mid-game weapon!

Effective Range

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

Close RangeMiddle RangeLong Range

Tactical Shotguns are best used in close range combat. Its pellets spread further away when fired at targets in mid range. Get close to enemies to bring out the Tactical Shotgun's full potential.

Tactical Shotgun - Traits & Tips

Tactical Shotgun - Weapon Traits

High Damage At Close Range

The Tactical Shotgun can deal tons of damage in a single blast. If you are able to hit the enemy with all the pellets in a shot, you can wipe out a chunk of their shield or health.

Higher Fire Rate Compared To Other Shotguns

The Tactical Shotgun has a higher fire rate compared to other shotguns, making it more forgiving when some pellets don't connect. This is great when aggressively rushing an enemy.

Lower Damage Compared To Other Shotguns

Despite its higher fire rate, the Tactical Shotgun's damage is lower compared to other shotguns. Do not expect to fully wipe out an enemy's shield or health with a single shot.

Low Reload Speed

The Tactical Shotgun has a slower reload speed than other shotguns. Reload when not engaging an enemy, or while behind cover.

Tactical Shotgun - Weapon Tips

"Dance" Around Your Enemy

Getting close, weaving and jumping around your enemy, and unloading your shells on them can possibly disorient your opponent.

Jump And Shoot Downwards

Tactical Shotgun Tips Jump And Shoot Downwards

Jumping and shooting downwards gives you a higher chance of hitting the enemy's head, causing critical damage.

Use This To Finish Off An Enemy

Whittling down your opponent's health with another weapon may cause them to run away to heal. Using your Tactical Shotgun to hit a wider area with pellets gives you a higher chance of finishing off your enemy.

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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