Harpoon Gun

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Harpoon Gun
Harpoon Gun.png
Details
Category Battle Royale Weapons
History
Introduced 11.10 Content Update
Last Adjustment Patch 11.20

The Harpoon Gun is a Rare utility item and weapon in Battle Royale. It has a headshot multiplier of 2x and uses Hooks as ammo. It is good for close to medium ranges, but is ineffective at longer ranges, as it won't reach the target. It can be used to "yoink" players to the user's position, including teammates. The Harpoon Gun can also be used for rapid fishing, but only in fishing spots. It uses Hooks.

The Harpoon Gun has been added to the Creative inventory on Patch 11.20.

Stats

Harpoon Gun
Harpoon Gun.png
Details
Bullet Type OnTheHookEmote.png
DPS 75
Damage 75
Fire Rate 1.0
Magazine Size 10
Structure Damage 150

Texture

Patch Rare
Since 11.10 Content Update Harpoon Gun.png

Availability

Rarity Fishing Rod Barrel Floor Loot Chest Supply Llama
Rare

Changes

Patch Notes

11.10 Content Update (5th November 2019)
Weapons + Items
  • Harpoon Gun - Yoink the competition away with this new item!
    • Rare rarity
    • Can be found in chests and as floor loot
    • 75 damage - Can also grab opponents closer to the user
    • 10 uses
    • Available from Chests, and Supply Drops and Floor Loot

Trivia

  • This is the third item to use Hooks as ammo. The other two weapons that use Hooks are the Grappler and the Batman Grapnel Gun.
    • This is also the first weapon that uses Hooks as ammo to deal damage to players.
  • As it has a structure damage of 150, it can instantly break fully built wood walls.
  • You can earn an achievement, "YOINK!", by eliminating an opponent immediately after pulling them with the Harpoon Gun.
  • This gun can be used to grab items that are on the ground like the Fishing Rod.
  • The Harpoon Gun was added without any information from Epic Games.
  • If put in an item spawner in creative mode, it will spawn Harpoon Guns with 15 shots instead of 10.
  • As of 2/14/2020 Harpoon Guns travel a maximum of 34m.
  • It is reloaded when you are eliminated in Team Rumble.
  • There was a brief bug when it was initially added to the game where it could do 150 damage to the player per shot.