Datamining of the latest patch (v5.10) by Storm Shield One suggests that a new ‘Heavy Sniper Rifle’ may be coming to Battle Royale soon. Though it currently has a placeholder image, a description and statistics have been added to the game files:

“Sniper Rifle: Heavy. Powerful and accurate rifle with a bolt-action mechanism with an extremely slow reload. Shots pierce through the first wall it hits.”

  • Rarity: Legendary
  • Damage: 157
  • Fire Rate: 0.33
  • Magazine Size: 1
  • Reload Time: 4.05

SOURCE: Storm Shield One

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