Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 5 Weapon Tier List - Which Weapons Should You Be Using This Season?

Best Of The Best

Chapter 2 Season 5 has now released for players all over the world.

The new season implements some amazing content for us to check out.

NPC's, bounties, and even the Mandalorian are all new within Fortnite.

One aspect that has not changed, is the abundance of weapons obtainable all over the map.

While some weapons are undoubtedly better than others, there is still some that reign supreme this season.

Here are the best weapons to use in Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 5! 


S Tier

This tier is the cream of the crop, these weapons are among the best in the game, and for good reasons.

They all massive amounts of damage and are must-haves in your inventory.

Here are the weapons that made the cut for this tier:

  • Sniper Rifle
  • SCAR
  • P90


A Tier

A little step down from the S Tier of weapons is the A Tier. 

These weapons are still formidable in most circumstances but do not have the power to make it into S Tier. 

  • Tactical Shotgun
  • Assault Rifle
  • Heavy Assault Rifle
  • Dragon Shotgun 
  • Rocket Launcher


B Tier

Now we are onto the middle of the pack.

These weapons are seen as average as best, and can be useful in certain scenarios! 

  • Submachine Gun/Silenced Submachine Gun
  • Tactical Assault Rifle
  • Pistol
  • Double Barrell Shotgun 


C Tier

A step down from average, this tier features weapons that are overly inconsistent from time to time. 

  • Charge Shotgun


D Tier

Last but not least we are at the bottom of the barrel tier.

These are weapons you should try and stay from if at all possible! 

  • Combat Shotgun
  • Storm Scout Sniper
  • Scoped Revolver

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