The first content update for Fortnite
following the beginning of season 5
may not be massive, but that doesn't make it any less important. V5.0 has added a new gun to both of the game's modes, Save the World
and the ever popular Battle Royale
. The Typewriter Assault Rifle has been added to Save the World
's weekly store, whereas Battle Royale
players can get their hands on the Submachine Gun. Typewriter Assault Rifle
- A mid-range assault weapon with a high capacity magazine and a lateral kick. Its shooting profile makes it ideal for clearing groups of nearby enemies in mobile engagements.
- Available Wednesday, July 18 at 8 PM EST until Wednesday, July 25 at 8 PM EST.
- Available in Common, Uncommon, and Rare variants.
- 19-21 base damage.
- Uses Light Ammo.
- 30 round capacity.
- Can be found in floor loot and chests.
While they were there, Epic also went and added the Tactical SMG to the Vault and increased the Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle's damage from 63/66 to 75/78.
All these changes are available in Fortnite
right now, and Save the World
is even 50% off from now until July 30th.
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