Heavy Assault Rifle

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Heavy Assault Rifle
Heavy assault rifle icon.png
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Category Battle Royale Weapons
History
Introduced Patch 6.22

Heavy Assault Rifle is an Assault Rifle in Battle Royale. It is available in Rare, Epic, and Legendary variants. The weapon should be tap-fired for maximum accuracy and damage. It uses Medium Bullets.

Stats[edit | edit source]

Heavy Assault Rifle
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Rarity Rare
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 165
Damage 44
Fire Rate 3.75
Magazine Size 25
Reload Time 2.8
Structure Damage 44
Heavy Assault Rifle
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Rarity Epic
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 172.5
Damage 46
Fire Rate 3.75
Magazine Size 25
Reload Time 2.66
Structure Damage 46
Heavy Assault Rifle
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Rarity Legendary
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 180
Damage 48
Fire Rate 3.75
Magazine Size 25
Reload Time 2.52
Structure Damage 48

Availability[edit | edit source]

Heavy Assault Rifle has a chance to appear among same weapon class in the following circumstances:[1]

Class Chest Loot Floor Loot Supply Drop Supply Llama
Rare 8.5% 8.5% n/a n/a
Epic 3.2% 3.2% n/a n/a
Legendary 0.8% 0.8% 23.5% n/a

Heavy Assault Rifle has a chance to appear among all weapons in the following circumstances:

Rarity Chest Loot Floor Loot Supply Drop Supply Llama
Rare 1.63% 0.42% n/a n/a
Epic 0.61% 0.16% n/a n/a
Legendary 0.15% 0.04% 5.88% n/a


Changes[edit | edit source]

7.10 Patch Notes (December 18, 2018 )
Weapons + Items
  • Heavy Assault Rifle Changes:
  • Reduced the effectiveness of the Heavy Assault Rifle while not aiming down sights; aiming down sight gameplay remains roughly the same
  • Increased ADS accuracy bonus by 10%
  • Increased accuracy while standing still by 10%
  • Reduced vertical recoil by 6%
  • Base accuracy reduced by 30%
  • Reduced accuracy while jumping and falling by 60%

6.22 Patch Notes (November 6, 2018, November 6, 2018 )
Weapons + Items
  • Heavy Assault Rifle
  • Can be found in floor loot, chests, Vending Machines, and Supply Drops
  • Available in Rare, Epic and Legendary Variants
  • Deals 44 / 46 / 48 damage
  • 3.75 Fire Rate
  • Has a magazine size of 25
  • Update 11/6 - We've made the following balance adjustments to the Heavy AR shortly after its release
  • Increased accuracy by 20%
  • Decreased recoil by 20%

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Heavy Assault Rifle seems to be inspired by the Zastava M70B3 based on the world-famous Russian AK-47 or AKM assault rifles, although it appears to have an AK-74-style muzzle brake.
  • The Heavy Assault Rifle is the first Heavy Weapon to have a rare variant.

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