Best Pickaxes in Fortnite

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With over 700 options and counting, Fortnite’s cosmetic wizards are on a never-ending quest to keep players equipped with the most stylish pickaxes. Since Pickaxe is something every player will have beside them, many players want one that stands out from the rest. If you’re that someone, we’ve made up a list of some of the best ones in Fortnite you can choose from.

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Dive in as we talk about some of the top Pickaxes you can get your hands on from the market and flaunt in front of your friends or random teammates you find along the way. So without wasting any more time, let’s get started. 

7 Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite

With so many Pickaxes to choose from, it can be overwhelming to decide which one to get. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of the seven best pickaxes in Fortnite, along with a brief description of each one. 

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Leviathan Axe

The Leviathan Axe lets you replicate your God Of War experience in Fortnite and is a great choice for those players who are die-hard Kratos fans. Its simplistic yet menacing design makes it a favorite among the player base of Fortnite. The Pickaxe is also a reactive one, meaning that its appearance changes depending on whether you’re breaking chests or killing players. 

Leviathan Axe was first introduced to Fortnite in December 2020 with a price tag of 1000 V-Bucks. It is safe to say that the Axe is one of the rarer ones in the game, with its Viking nature setting it apart from others. So make sure you don’t miss the opportunity of adding it to your Axe collection once it arrives in the Shop. 

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Harley Hitter

Next up on our list is the Harley Hitter, which is the ultimate baseball-bat Axe inspired by the DC comics. Its unique style and design from Harley Quinn add a touch of personality to your gameplay. Not only is it elegant, but gives you a pretty sick look inside the Battle Arena. 

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While the Axe definitely gives a cool look on its own, it looks even greater if you’ve got the full Harley Quinn set. It became available in February 2020 and will take a toll of 800 V-Bucks on your wallet. So don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind pickaxe and get your hands on the Harley Hitter today!

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Catwoman’s Grappling Claw

A Fortnite pickaxe list is incomplete without the mention of Catwoman’s Grappling Claw. The Axe is just massive in size, but that’s not the only notable feature it has. Its sleek design makes it one of the most sought Pickaxes in the game, and you can’t deny how awesome it simply looks while you’re swinging it around in the game. 

First released in Chapter 2: Season 6, this Pickaxe can be purchased in the Item Shop for 800 V-Bucks or with the Catwoman Bundle for 1,500 V-Bucks. So make sure to add it to your favorite list as well if you want something unique to flex about in front of your friends. 

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Star Wand

Many professional players of Fortnite believe that Star Wand is the best Pickaxe ever to be made in the game, and we are more than happy to include it in our list. Due to its unique design, this star-on-a-stick pickaxe was definitely ahead of its time when it was released. 

The Star Wand costs only 800 V-Bucks and is still one of the most popular in the game, even though it’s been a while since it was released. The Pickaxe was also preferred by many players initially since it came with a glitch that allowed it to carry out more damage than other Pickaxes. 

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Candy Axe

Our next slot is reserved for the Candy Axe, which was added to Fortnite in December 2017 and returns to the Item Shop at the same time each year, near Christmas. It is one of the most expensive Pickaxes in the game and can be bought with a whopping amount of 1500 V-Bucks. The Candy Axe has a pretty Christmas-themed design, which is a sharp candy cane wrapped around Xmas lights.

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The coolest thing about the Candy Pickaxe is that every time you accumulate a kill, the lights on it glow brighter. We hope the devs add some more styles for the Pickaxe to justify its price, but all-in-all, no one can deny that the Axe does have a sick vibe to it. 

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Axe Of Champions

The Axe Of Champions deserves mention in this list since only the best players of Fortnite can get their hands on it, which increases its worth. Currently, only 30 players have possession of this Pickaxe, and you can be one of those, too, if you become the FNCS champion. However, if you’re dethroned of your championship, the Axe will be taken from you and passed on to the next winners. 

Speaking of its design, it has a yellowish-gold color which is the trademark color for winners. Not only that, but it has a really aesthetically pleasing logo at the top of the stick, which makes everyone fall in love with it at first sight. The Axe Of Champions is surely the rarest Pickaxe in the game, without a shadow of a doubt. 

Best Pickaxes You Can Get In Fortnite: Gold Crow

Wrapping up our list is the Gold Crow, which is one of the cool-looking agent skins introduced to Fortnite in Chapter two, Season three. The Gold Crow Axe costs 1200 V-Bucks, and rightly so since it has a one-kind-of-a-design that resonates a very aesthetic vibe. 

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The Pickaxe was last available in July 2020 and hasn’t been made available again ever since. We’re not sure whether it is going to come back, but if it does, make sure to add it to your Axe collection because it is definitely worth all the money spent on it.

Final Thoughts

That sums up our list of the best Pickaxes in Fortnite. While many cool-looking Pickaxes are available in Fortnite, we could only add so much to our short list. If you liked this guide of ours on Fortnite, why not head over to our Guides tab and check out similar ones?