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Weapon Stats & Strategy for Light Machinegun in Fortnite. Read here to find information about the damage(DPS), rarity, & reviews for Light Machinegun!

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Light Machinegun - Stats & Strats

Light Machinegun: Weapon Overview

Light Machinegun Icon

The Light Machinegun has been vaulted as of the v6.00 update. This article will be updated when it returns to the game.

Basic Information

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

Light Machinegun Icon★325251002005sec.
Light Machinegun Icon★426261002085sec.
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Light Machinegun: Weapon Review

Weapon Rating per Game Mode

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


Just like its Minigun big bro, the Light Machine Gun packs a powerful punch with intense fire rate and insane magazine size, pressuring enemies in duo, squad, and 50V50 game modes.

Effective Range

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

Close RangeMiddle RangeLong Range

This weapon can absolutely destroy in close range. It has high DPS yet low accuracy so hitting targets from long distances will be difficult.

Light Machinegun: Traits & Tips

Light Machinegun: Weapon Traits

Insane Magazine Size & Fire Rate

The Light Machine gun has an incredible magazine size of 100, partnered with a crazy fire rate, you can create serious damage to opponents and buildings!

Reloading Takes Time

This weapon's reload time is 5 seconds. Seek cover or switch to another weapon when low on ammo.

Mid-High Rarity

Light Machine Guns come in Rare & Epic and are mid-high rarity in Fortnite. They are lootable from the floor, treasure chests, and supply crates.

Light Machinegun: Weapon Tips

Fire in bursts

This weapon's high firing rate lowers its accuracy. Shoot in small bursts to keep your accuracy up!

Keep to close range

The Light Machine Gun is super effective in close range fights due to its fast firing speed and high DPS. Equip it in short-range combat!

Good for pressuring fights

The Light Machine Gun's sheer number of bullets is a force to be reckoned with. Use it to pressure enemies, take down buildings, and win team fights!

Practice your aim!

There is recoil involved when using the Light Machine Gun. Practice adjusting your aim and you'll be taking enemies down left and right!

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