An A render of the Crossbow as it appears in Fortnite BR.


As of patch version 4.0, the crossbow has been vaulted.


The Crossbow is a Weapon in Fortnite Battle Royale.


The Crossbow is a near silent sniper that boasts average damage and infinite ammo.On the other hand, they're relatively slow and don't cause much damage, so they're better against targets who don't have shields or are already hurt.They also don't damage buildings.

Crossbow Tiers[edit]

Name Rarity DPS Damage CritChance CritDamage Fire Rate Mag Size Range Reload Time Ammo Cost Impact
Crossbow Rare 45.0 75 0% 0% 0.6 5 1 2.6 1 100
Crossbow Epic 47.4 79 0% 0% 0.6 5 1 2.5 1 105


Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • The crossbow is slow and doesn't do much damage, but it is silent, has a scope, and has unlimited ammo
  • Can be deadly especially if enemy does not have shields.


  • Crossbows were released in honor of the Valentine's day event, and had a pink/gold love theme.

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