Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2: Leaks Reveal LMG is coming to Battle Royale

Light Machine Gun in Fortnite

Gaming fans will be excited to hear that Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2 leaks have revealed that the light machine gun (LMG) is on its way.

The ongoing season has almost reached mid way and things are starting to heat up on the Fortnite island. Week 5 is now upon us and Epic Games is continuously adding new items to the game.

Light Machine Guns are all set to arrive to the game and it is an excellent weapon to destroy structures and buildings. It also has a super fast rate of fire and deals extensive damage.

So, if you want to check out the weapon for yourself, here’s all the latest details around the Light Machine Gun coming Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2.

Where To Find the Light Machine Gun in Fortnite

The Light Machine Gun in Fortnite has been among the strongest weapons thanks to its high damage per second and ammo capacity of 100 bullets. 

Data miners and leakers have revealed that the Week 5 seasonal quests that asks players to damage structures is currently enabled in-game. According to iFireMonkey: “Despite the LMG not being active in game, the “Destroy structures with a Light Machine Gun” challenge is currently enabled.”

Epic Games is yet to add the Light Machine Gun in battle royale game modes. The weapon has made its way to the game files and can be found in Creative Mode. 

Light Machine Gun in Fortnite

So, it’s just a matter of time when players will get to see the weapon in battle royale modes. Going by the recent patch notes, when the weapon finally gets unvaulted, it will have Common, Uncommon, and Legendary variants. 

There’s even a new firing sound for the gun as well. While its unclear where the Light Machine Gun will be found, chances are that it can be a part of the normal ground loot or chests.

The weapon was vaulted with Chapter 2’s 15.0 patch and was done because it was doing a bit too much damage to the structures. However, with the latest Week 5 seasonal quest, the Light Machine Gun will finally make a comeback to the game.

We will make sure to update this article as and when the weapon gets unvaulted in Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2.


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