Aiming for the head in Fortnite BR.

"Headshots" refer to shots aimed at an enemy's head in Fortnite Battle Royale.


Headshots do a lot more damage than normal shots, up to 2.5x

Headshots are harder to hit though, since you have to aim at the head specifically which can be a very small target depending on the distance.

Headshots are most effective with the following types of weapons:

Damage Multiplyer[edit]

every weapon has a 2.5x multiplier, except for AR's (m16 and scar) which have a multiplier of 2x

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • Always aim for the head if possible.

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