Items tagged with harpoon gun

Starting with Fortnite Chapter 2, developer Epic Games has kept mum on patch notes, breaking from tradition in the previous chapter. That means players are on their own to discover what is new. Fortnite is hugely popular, though, so secrets get revealed rather quickly. The latest one is the inclusion of a Harpoon Gun. Players are also tasked with discovering details about most new weapons and items, in the absence of patch notes. Accordingly, it is now known that the Harpoon Gun deals 75 damage to players, and 159 damage to builds. It can fire off 10 shots, and takes 1.4 seconds to reload. The Harpoon Gun shoots like a Grappler, but does not move the player around like the Grappler does. However,... Read more...
One thing you won't find in any of the reviews of Fallout 4, including our own, is any mention of a harpoon gun. Nevertheless, it exists, though not in the final version of the game that made it to retail. Apparently it's a weapon that Bethesda's developers created but later scrapped, or maybe it's intended for a future DLC release. Either way, it's been found by modder xxdeathknight72xx, who dug the weapon up from the game's code. There's a YouTube video that shows the harpoon gun in action, complete with trails of bubbles, a strong indicator that an underwater level was either in the plans at some point or will be in the future. It replaces the railway gun, if you have it, and comes complete... Read more...