It’s a brand new month, and which means a brand new Fortnite weapon tier listing. There have been just a few changes and new weapons launched in April, so let’s check out how they stack up in our Fortnite Weapon Tier listing for May 2021.
Forever Fortnite Weapon Tier List May 2021
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- Mechanical Bow
- Mechanical Shockwave Bow
- Mechanical Explosive Bow
- Grappler Bow
- Assault Rifle
- Rocket Launcher
Mechanical Bows broke a restrict that stored them considerably in the shadow of Primal Bows. The Primal Bows have extraordinarily helpful talents, however the Rare Mechanical Bow and its upgrades now have the potential to one-shot a totally shielded enemy on a headshot. They now take the place of this season’s Snipers, as soon as once more proving that vary is supreme in Battle Royale.
The Grappler makes a return as an Exotic Bow, and the unparalleled mobility it gives continues to be superb regardless of the awkwardness of stapling it to a bow.
- Primal Flame Bow
- Primal Stink Bow
- Unstable Bow
- Pump Shotgun
The Epic Primal Bows nonetheless have incredible results, however are lacking the important thing potential to one-shot somebody. You might nonetheless obtain this with the Stink cloud or Flame impact, however you’re placing it as much as variance.
Speaking of variance, the Unstable Bow can tackle the talents of any of the Epic bow upgrades, however you don’t get to decide on.
- Primal Bow
- Primal Shotgun
- Primal SMG
- Makeshift Bow
- Makeshift Shotgun
- Makeshift SMG
SMGs have had fun currently, and have been buffed throughout final month. Perhaps this was performed to fight the dominance of the Primal Shotgun, which has had a slight fall from grace. It’s extra punishing to overlook now, and that feeling of invincibility it granted is now gone.
- Primal Assault Rifle
- Makeshift Assault Rifle
Despite some buffs to the Makeshift Assault Rifle’s accuracy, it nonetheless doesn’t get the primary shot accuracy bonus that makes the Mechanical Assault Rifle nice. The identical applies to the Primal, as I usually discover that it fires all over the place besides your mark if you want it to.
- Primal Pistol
- Makeshift Revolver
The Primal Pistol additionally obtained some buffs, however it’s nonetheless outclassed by every other close-range weapon.