Fortnite Season 5 Western Shotgun Weapon Leaked, Comparison To Pump Shotgun

In battle royale games, weapons play a major role and players always try to collect the best guns and armors. As season 5 has just arrived, that players are very excited about the season. Here is a good piece of information, you would like for sure.

The launch of Fortnite chapter 2 Season 5 marked the pump shotgun vaulted, much to the dismay of the player base. At the start of every season, new weapons are added along with the previous ones. The Tactical Shotgun is unvalued and the Dragon’s Breath Shotgun is newly added.  Epic Games have brushed the Charge Shotgun by increasing the magazine size by one and decreasing the reload speed. The Epic and Legendary Dragon’s Breath Shotgun have got a damage and range buff.

Fortnite Season 5 Western Shotgun Weapon

Western Shotgun (Rare/Epic)

  • Spread: 0.75/0.75
  • Fire Rate: 0.5/0.5
  • Clip Size: 6/6
  • Damage (Body): 85/89
  • Damage (Head): 170/178
  • Reload Time: 9/8.5 (seconds)

The current statistics shared by @HYPEX reveals that the Western Shotgun has a tight spread and very slow fire rate. This will make the gun competent in managing reasonable damage at a range. Moreover, this shotgun seems to have a 2x headshot multiplier. Thus if a player is using it carefully, it can show its powerful side as much as possible.

Dragon Breath Shotgun

The most powerful Dragon breathe shotgun has the following stats:

  • Bodyshots: 70 to 140 damage
  • Headshots: 83 to 175 damage
  • Reload time: 4.2 seconds
  • Clip size: 4
  • Function: Fires all four bullets per shot dealing splash damage

Comparison to Pump Shotgun

Wester Shotgun has a tight spread while Pump Shotgun does not have.

Also, western Shotgun has a 2x head multiplier.

List of Vaulted and unvalued Weapons


  1. Charge Shotgun
  2. Double Barrel Shotgun
  3. P90
  4. SMG
  5. Storm Scout Rifle
  6. Tactical Shotgun
  7. Balloons


  1. Revolver
  2. Fire Trap
  3. Scoped Assault Rifle
  4. Epic/Legendary Pump Shotgun
  5. Legendary Combat Shotgun
  6. Scar
  7. Epic/Legendary Tac SMG

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Final Verdict

Well, friends, this is all about Fortnite Season 5 Western Shotgun Weapon and all other weapons.

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