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Fortnite v5.40 Adds Suppressed Assault Rifle, Vaults Drum Gun

Fortnite v5.40 Adds Suppressed Assault Rifle, Vaults Drum Gun

It's taken its sweet time, but now you can enjoy going toe-to-toe in the world's most popular battle royale game while on the move with your Android device. However, the replacement is considered to be vital since the developers have added the new Suppressed Assault Rifle. Considering how useful the Drum Gun was for cutting down structures quickly, and peppering players at close-range, we wouldn't be surprised if we weren't the only ones mourning the fact it's been vaulted right now.

But it's not all bad! Teased via an in-game message earlier this week, users can now get their hands on the Suppressed Assault Rifle.

- Sneaky weapon that rewards trigger discipline with precision. You'll be able to find it in all the usual looting spots including as floor loot, in treasure chests, supply drops and vending machines.

The epic variant can do 32 damage per shot, while the legendary can output 33.

Though vaulted items occasionally return to the game, this is the first instance of Epic removing a weapon that is so integral to the game's current foundation.

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Players in the Getaway LTM can no longer land on the van without building.

Victory music at the end of a Getaway LTM match has been lowered. This rifle is an exceptional weapon when players shoot it in an orderly fashion with increased headshot damage.

Jewel will no longer be available in Hotbar during downed state.

Hasbro said it will also bring out a number of accessories alongside the Blasters, giving Fortnite fans the chance to play out a real world Battle Royale.

The reports of the Enforcer Outfit seeming distorted from the view of distant player has also been looked after in the latest Fortnite update.