Sniper Rifle (Battle Royale)

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Disambig.png This article is about the Battle Royale version. For the Save the World version, see Sniper Rifles.
Sniper Rifles
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Sniper Rifles are ranged weapons. Almost every Sniper Rifle uses Heavy Bullets as their choice for ammo. They have a Headshot Multiplier of 2.5x, (except for one Sniper), and they're effective at Long Range. They also are one of the few weapons in the game that are not Hitscan. Instead, they fire projectiles, and therefore have travel time and bullet drop.

Information[edit | edit source]

Obtaining[edit | edit source]

The Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle can be found from Chests, Floor Loot, Air Drop and Henchmens Chests. While the Haunting Rifle can be found from Floor Loot, Chests, AirDrop, Henchmens Chests and from Marauders.

These two Sniper Rifles can be Sidegraded by each other.

DPS[edit | edit source]

Most of the Sniper Rifles have very low DPS, but not every single one. The highest DPS of the Sniper Rifles is the Legendary Automatic Sniper Rifle (176), while the lowest is the Rare Suppressed Sniper Rifle, just 30.03.

Damage[edit | edit source]

Sniper Rifles deals Tremendous damage. The one with the least damage is the Rare Automatic Sniper Rifle (40), while the one with the most damage is the Legendary Zapotron (150), but we also consider the Legendary Heavy Sniper Rifle (132).

Fire Rate[edit | edit source]

All Sniper Rifles fire rates are quite slow. The fastest firing Sniper Rifle is the Automatic Sniper Rifle, firing 4 bullets per second, while the slowest firing Sniper Rifle is the Heavy Sniper Rifle, with only one shot and a reload time of nearly 5 seconds.

Magazine Size[edit | edit source]

All Sniper Rifles have a magazine range of 1-16, typically 1. The Automatic Sniper Rifle has the highest magazine of 16.

ADS (Aim Down Sight)[edit | edit source]

Most Sniper Rifles appear with a scope when zooming in or holding the default ADS button. The Hunting Rifle and Zapotron ADS however don't appear with a scope and instead just zooms in the view.

All Sniper Rifles[edit | edit source]

All Sniper Rifles Variants - Total Count
Rarities Total (Vaulted) Bolt-Action Hunting Rifle Semi-Auto Heavy Sniper Suppressed Sniper Storm Scout Automatic Sniper Zapotron
Common 0 (1)
Uncommon 1 (3)
Rare 1 (5)
Epic 2 (5)
Legendary 2 (6)

Currently available[edit | edit source]

Bolt Action Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle
Bolt action sniper gray to blue.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 34.65
Damage 105
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 3.0
Structure Damage 105
Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle
Bolt action sniper new.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 36.3
Damage 110
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 2.8
Structure Damage 110
Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle
Bolt action sniper new.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 38.28
Damage 116
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 2.7
Structure Damage 116

Hunting Rifle[edit | edit source]

Hunting Rifle
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Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 68.8
Damage 86
Fire Rate 0.8
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 1.9
Structure Damage 86
Hunting Rifle
Hunting Rifle BR.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 72.8
Damage 91
Fire Rate 0.8
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 1.8
Structure Damage 91
Hunting Rifle
LegendaryHuntingRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 76.8
Damage 96
Fire Rate 0.8
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 1.6
Structure Damage 96
Hunting Rifle
LegendaryHuntingRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 80
Damage 100
Fire Rate 0.8
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 1.5
Structure Damage 100


Currently vaulted[edit | edit source]

Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle
Bolt action sniper gray to blue.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 31.35
Damage 95
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 3.2
Structure Damage 95
Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle
Bolt action sniper gray to blue.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 33
Damage 100
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 3.1
Structure Damage 100


Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle
Automatic sniper icon.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 90
Damage 75
Fire Rate 1.2
Magazine Size 10
Reload Time 2.5
Structure Damage 75
Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle
Automatic sniper icon.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 93.6
Damage 78
Fire Rate 1.2
Magazine Size 10
Reload Time 2.3
Structure Damage 78

Spy-Games Only

Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle
Automatic sniper icon.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 97.2
Damage 81
Fire Rate 1.2
Magazine Size 10
Reload Time 2.1
Structure Damage 81
Semi-Auto Sniper Rifle
Automatic sniper icon.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 102
Damage 85
Fire Rate 1.2
Magazine Size 10
Reload Time 2.3
Structure Damage 85

Heavy Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Unused Variant

Heavy Sniper Rifle
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Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 39.6
Damage 120
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 4.50
Structure Damage 1000


Heavy Sniper Rifle
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Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 41.58
Damage 126
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 4.275
Structure Damage 1050
Heavy Sniper Rifle
Obliterator icon.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 43.56
Damage 132
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 4.05
Structure Damage 1100


Suppressed Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Spy-Games Only

Suppressed Sniper Rifle
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Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 30.03
Damage 91
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 2.0
Structure Damage 90


Suppressed Sniper Rifle
Suppressed Sniper Rifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 31.35
Damage 95
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 1.9
Structure Damage 95
Suppressed Sniper Rifle
Suppressed Sniper Rifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 33
Damage 100
Fire Rate 0.33
Magazine Size 1
Reload Time 1.8
Structure Damage 100

Storm Scout Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Storm Scout Sniper Rifle
StormScoutSniperRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 72.9
Damage 81
Fire Rate 0.9
Magazine Size 6
Reload Time 2.85
Structure Damage 81
Storm Scout Sniper Rifle
StormScoutSniperRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Heavy bullets icon.png
DPS 76.5
Damage 85
Fire Rate 0.9
Magazine Size 6
Reload Time 2.7
Structure Damage 85

Automatic Sniper Rifle[edit | edit source]

Unused Variant

automatic Sniper Rifle
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Details
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 152
Damage 38
Fire Rate 4.0
Magazine Size 16
Reload Time 4.0
Structure Damage 29


automatic Sniper Rifle
AutomaticSniperRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 160
Damage 40
Fire Rate 4.0
Magazine Size 16
Reload Time 3.8
Structure Damage 31
automatic Sniper Rifle
AutomaticSniperRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 168
Damage 42
Fire Rate 4.0
Magazine Size 16
Reload Time 3.6
Structure Damage 33
automatic Sniper Rifle
AutomaticSniperRifle.png
Details
Bullet Type Medium bullets icon.png
DPS 176
Damage 44
Fire Rate 4.0
Magazine Size 16
Reload Time 3.4
Structure Damage 44

Zapotron[edit | edit source]

Zapotron
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Details
Bullet Type Energy cells icon.png
DPS 150
Damage 150
Fire Rate 1
Magazine Size 4
Reload Time 2.1
Structure Damage 1000


Strategy[edit | edit source]

  • The projectile takes time to hit the opponent so you will have to lead your shot.
  • They are very powerful at medium to long ranges if you have time to line up your shot. However, they are not recommended for close range fights because they have few rounds in the magazine and if you miss a shot, you most likely have to wait for a long reload Time.
  • If you miss or do not kill the opponent with the sniper rifle, it is recommended to follow up with an Assault Rifle of some sort.
  • Practice aiming for the body first, as it is much easier to miss while aiming for the head.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • As with all projectiles, it is possible to "ride" the sniper bullet.
  • When not scoping in, Sniper Rifles have a huge amount of bloom.
  • The Zapotron (Battle Royale) was the only sniper to have Hitscan.
  • All sniper rifles have been vaulted at least once.