A powerful handgun that fires high caliber bullets dealing massive damage. This can also be called a desert eagle. The legendary version of this gun is the best gun in fortnite as it shoots both long and short range with a high damage and good fire rate.
|Rarity||Epic Weapon||Legendary Weapon|
|Rarity on Map||64%||85%|
|Replaceable to a Shotgun||90%||100%|
|Used to Gain Victory Royale||54%||75%|
- The Hand Cannon does a lot of damage compared to other pistols, however it has a slow fire rate and a smaller magazine.
- Hand Cannon uses the more sought after Heavy Bullets instead of the Light Bullets and Medium Bullets other pistols use. Sometimes you may wish to preserve your rare supply of Heavy Bullets for use in Sniper Rifles.
- This weapon is often referred to by players as "Deagle".
- The Hand Cannon is inspired by the Desert Eagle pistol.