Fortnite: How to Craft Mechanical Shockwave Bow

The Mechanical Shockwave Bow is a new weapon that players can craft in Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 6.

Not only is this a great weapon for pushing rushing enemy’s back and buying you some time, but you’ll also need to craft one in order to complete one of the week 2 challenges, set to go live on Thursday, Mar. 25.

If you’re struggling to figure out exactly what you need to craft one, we’ve got you covered below.

How to Craft a Mechanical Shockwave Bow in Fortnite

To craft a Mechanical Shockwave Bow in Fortnite, you’ll need to have a Mechanical Bow and 2 Shockwave Grenades in your inventory.

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Crafting a Mechanical Shockwave Bow in Fortnite

As long as you’ve got these, go ahead and open up your inventory (I on PC, Up on the d-pad on consoles) and tab over to the ‘Crafting’ screen.

Now select the Mechanical Bow from your inventory. You should see ‘Mechanical Shockwave Bow’ appear as a crafting option.

Go ahead and select this and then press X on Xbox, Square on PlayStation, Y on Switch or E on PC to craft it.

The Mechanical Shockwave Bow will then be added to your inventory, replacing your old Mechanical Bow and removing your Shockwave Grenades in the process.

What Does the Mechanical Shockwave Bow Do?

The Mechanical Shockwave Bow creates a shockwave on impact. This can be fired directly at an enemy, sending them flying backwards, or at the floor near them to have a similar effect.

Need to know how to craft a Mechanical Bow or a Mechanical Explosive Bow? Check out our guides.

That’s everything you need to know on how to get the Mechanical Shockwave Bow in Fortnite. For more tips, tricks and guides, head over to our wiki. We’ve got breakdowns of all the new content offered through this season, where to find gold artifacts and much more.

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Chris Jecks has been covering the games industry for over eight years. He typically covers new releases, FIFA, Fortnite, any good shooters, and loves nothing more than a good Pro Clubs session with the lads. Chris has a History degree from the University of Central Lancashire. He spends his days eagerly awaiting the release of BioShock 4.