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This new Fortnite Havoc Pump Shotgun is terrifyingly overpowered

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 aka Fortnite MEGA is here but not without a truly powerful weapon to rule the island. The Havoc Pump Shotgun Mythic is unreal.

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Equip your slickest skins and drop back into Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2. However, before you experience the delights of Fortnite MEGA, pack some extra chug jugs because the new Havoc Pump Shotgun Mythic is sending players back to the lobby with no hesitation. This majestic addition to the Fortnite weapon roster has only just arrived, and it is possible to wipe the floor with your enemies in just one brutal shot.

Wave goodbye to the galactic chaos of Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 1, as the next era is upon us. The Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 release time yields new weapons such as the powerful Havoc Pump Shotgun is already causing a stir. Fortnite leaker ‘HYPEX‘ details that the weapon is capable of the following damage: “The Mythic Havoc Pump can one-shot, it deals 250 max damage.” Though, HYPEX additionally notes that “the gold version only goes up to 190.”

The Havoc Pump Shotgun’s arrival comes at a time when popular choices such as the Heavy Shotgun are reportedly taking some time away in the Fortnite vaults. Shotguns remain a staple for Fortnite players, offering a fast method to dispatch enemies easily with well-placed headshots.

YouTuber ‘Gummyoshi‘ explains that “it does 144 damage to the body. That’s not even a headshot […] this is probably one of the strongest weapons we’ve ever seen in-game. Its fire rate is very similar to that of the pump.” Elsewhere, fellow Fortnite content creator ‘Vyper’ displays the sheer devastation it can cause, even in its blue rarity form.

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While the shotgun may suffer from a reduced reload speed in comparison to other weapons available around the island, its increased DPS per rarity upgrade makes up for it. The Havoc Pump Shotgun joins a wealth of new content from developer Epic Games, as the new season takes on the moniker of Fortnite MEGA. And the good news is that Fortnite downtime won’t last too long either.

There is a lot to be excited about this around, as juicy Fortnite leaks claim that the hotly anticipated Fortnite first-person mode is touted to drop in Chapter 4 Season 2. If you’ve got Resident Evil fever, then you’ll be pleased to know that a Fortnite Resident Evil skin pack is allegedly in the works, just in time for the Resident Evil 4 release date.