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Check out the Best Weapon and Guns Ranking for Fortnite Battle Royale! Learn the stats and strategies for the most popular weapons currently in the game.

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Weapon Ranking

Weapon Type List

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Best Weapon Ranking is Based On:

1. Effective Range

Effective Range

Each weapon has an effective range where they perform at their best. Weapons that are capable of being useful across different ranges are highly advantageous in the game.

2. Versatility Across Game Modes

Versatility Across Game Modes

In this ranking, we'll be taking into the account the ability of weapons to perform well across different game modes and not just in certain situations.

3. Overall DPS

Overall DPS

Damage per Second highly dictates how powerful a weapon is. This will show the capabilities of a weapon in taking down enemies and structures.

Different Criterias For Solos And Teams

The weapons ranked in their article each have a different effectiveness in the context of playing solos or within teams.

Criteria For Solos

Weapons ranked under Solos must be able to help you easily defend yourself in battle. These weapons can give you the advantage in combat and do not need other support from other players to do well.

Criteria For Teams

Weapons ranked under Teams will only perform well if the team can complement the actions of the weapon being used. Lack of communication with your teammates may render the effectiveness of those weapons to useless.

Best Weapon Ranking Chart

Best Weapon Ranking for Solo

S ranking
A ranking
B ranking
Best Weapon Ranking for Squads
S ranking
A ranking
B ranking

Best Weapon Ranking: S Rank

S Tier Rank Weapons

S-Rank weapons are fairly easy to use and are effective in most game modes with relatively high damage and low-medium rarities. This makes it so that even beginners can effectively use them!

Assault RifleAssault Rifle- More than 100 damage in 3 shots
- Tight bullet spread
- Can be used at any distance
Rocket LauncherRocket Launcher- High Building destruction power
- Explosions deal damage to a large area of effects
- Deals massive amounts of damage
Pump ShotgunPump Shotgun- Capable of one-hit eliminations via head shots
- Excellent at close range
- Shot power decreases at longer ranges
Burst Assault RifleBurst Assault Rifle- Highly accurate due to burst fire rate.
- Easier to land headshots
Burst Assault RifleBurst Assault Rifle- Great DPS due to high fire rate
- Very dangerous when in close combat

Best Weapon Ranking: A Rank

A Tier Rank Weapons

A-Rank weapons are almost as powerful as S Rank weapons with just a little deviation. Effectiveness changes depending on how players utilize these weapons.

Tactical ShotgunTactical Shotgun- Massive headshot damage due to 2.25 multiplier
- Can instantly eliminate an enemy if they are not fully shielded using a headshot
Bolt-Action Sniper RifleBolt-Action Sniper Rifle- High damage with every shot
- Single-shot magazine

A Tier Rank Consumable Items

Grenade IconGrenade- Effective against camping enemies

Best Weapon Ranking: B Rank

B Tier Rank Weapons

B Rank weapons are reliable enough to create medium to high damage per hit. They are still not extremely difficult to use, have medium rarity, but may need more experience to use.

Pistol IconPistol- Small magazine size
- Difficult to fire due to high recoil

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