Ammo

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All the weapons in Apex Legends utilize various types of ammo.

Light Rounds[edit | edit source]

The Light Round icon

Weapons that use Light Rounds tend to have a faster fire rate but deal less damage per round compared to weapons in its class that use other types of ammo. Light Rounds spawn in stacks of 20 (or 40 if spawned with a weapon in a Supply Bin) and a stack of 60 fills one inventory slot.

There are six weapons that utilize Light Rounds.svg Light Rounds:

Heavy Rounds[edit | edit source]

The Heavy Round icon

Weapons that use Heavy Rounds tend to deal more damage per round but fires slower and has more bullet drop compared to weapons in its class that use other types of ammo. Heavy Rounds spawn in stacks of 20 (or 40, if spawned with a weapon in a Supply Bin) and a stack of 60 fills one inventory slot.

There are five weapons that utilize Heavy Rounds.svg Heavy Rounds:

Energy Ammo[edit | edit source]

The Energy Ammo icon.

Weapons that use Energy Ammo tend to have a discrete fire rate; their bullets are not affected by drag and tend to travel faster and drop less compared to weapons using other types of ammo. Energy Ammo spawns in stacks of 20 (or 40, if spawned with a weapon in a Supply Bin) and a stack of 60 fills one inventory slot.

There are four weapons that utilize Energy Ammo.svg Energy Ammo:

Shotgun Shells[edit | edit source]

The Shotgun Shells icon

Shotgun Shells are used by shotguns. They spawn in stacks of 8 (or 16, if spawned with a weapon in a Supply Bin) and a stack of 16 fills one inventory slot.

There are four weapons that utilize Shotgun Shells.svg Shotgun Shells:


Sniper Ammo[edit | edit source]

Sniper Ammo icon.

Sniper Ammo is used by snipers. They spawn in stacks of 12 (or 24, if spawned with a weapon in a Supply Bin) and a stack of 24 fills one inventory slot. Weapons using Sniper Ammo can cause "collateral" shots, piercing through multiple enemies.

There are three weapons that utilize Sniper Ammo.svg Sniper Ammo:

Arrows[edit | edit source]

Arrows icon.

Arrows are used by the Bocek Compound Bow. They spawn in stacks of 16 (or 32, if spawned with the Bocek in a Supply Bin) and a stack of 48 fills one inventory slot. Single arrows stick to the environment and can be retrieved to be fired again unless fired with the Shatter Caps Hop-Up, which causes them to disappear on landing. When carrying a Bocek, stuck arrows will automatically be picked up when moving over them; otherwise they can be picked up manually with E/X/Square. If an arrow hits a player, that arrow will appear in that player's Death Box if they die.

Drop rate[edit | edit source]

Note: these do not include ammo stacks that spawn alongside weapons. The rarity of the weapons that use a type of ammo affects the overall rarity of the ammo type.
Ammo All tiers
Heavy Rounds Heavy 32%
Light Rounds Light 26%
Energy Ammo Energy
Sniper Ammo Sniper 14%
Shotgun Shells Shotgun 2%

Supply Drop Ammo[edit | edit source]

Supply Drop Ammo is used by Supply Drop Weapons. They are unique to the weapon, take no inventory space, cannot be dropped, and cannot be replenished.

There are three weapons that utilize Supply Drop Ammo:

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