Throwable Items are a type of item in Fortnite: Battle Royale that are used by throwing them. The purpose of these items varies greatly.


Throwable Items are used in a variety of ways, from healing to explosive damage. All throwable items are thrown by pressing the attack button and using the visual arc to guide where they will land.

List of Throwable Items

This List does not contain items that have the ability to be thrown, but function without them, such as Medkits or Bandages. These can be found under consumables.

Name Image Primary Effect Max Stack Use
Grenade (Current).png
Explosive after short fuse 6 Damage
Firefly Jar
Firefly Jar - Throwable - Fortnite.png
Sets fire to structures and players. 6 Damage
Shockwave Grenade
Shockwave Grenade - Throwable - Fortnite.png
Knocks back players through structures and makes them immune to fall damage. 6 Utility
Chiller Grenade
Chiller Grenade - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Gives the player icy feet, speeding them up but reducing control 6 Utility
Smoke Grenade
Smoke Grenade.png
Creates a large smokescreen 10 Utility
Clinger - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Sticks to players and surfaces, then explodes 6 Damage
Dynamite - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Deals high structure damage on explosion 10 Damage
Bottle Rockets
Bottle Rockets - Item - Fortnite.png
Shoots a barrage of rockets forwards from where it is thrown 6 Damage
Decoy Grenade
Decoy Grenade - Throwable - Fortnite .png
Creates a decoy of the player 3 Utility
Proximity Mine
Proximity Mine - Weapon - Fortnite.png
Explodes when an opponent gets close to it 6 Damage
Stink Bomb
Stink Bomb - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Creates a cloud of harmful gas which deals HP damage. 6 Damage
Shield Bubble
Creates a protective bubble for a short time 2 Utility
Upgrade Bench
Upgrade Bench - Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns an Upgrade Bench 1 Utility
Remote Explosive
Remote Explosive - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Explosive which can be detonated at any time 6 Damage
Boom Box
Boom Box - Weapon - Fortnite.png
Repeatedly destroys surrounding structures for a short period of time 6 Damage
Junk Rift
Junk Rift.png
Sends a prop falling from the sky, destroying structures below and making a damaging shockwave 4 Damage
Storm Flip
Storm Flip - Throwable - Fortnite.png
Creates a bubble which deals the same damage as The Storm. Can also be used to create a safe-zone inside the storm where no damage is dealt. 1 Damage / Utlity
Air Strike
Air Strike - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Sends a barrage of rockets from the sky onto the thrown location 4 Damage
Port-a-Fortress - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Creates a large fort when thrown 1 Utility
Port-a-Fort - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Creates a small fort when thrown 5 Utility
Crash Pad
Crash Pad - Item - Fortnite.png
Creates a pad which stops fall damage and gives a boost of speed and vertical height to whoever lands on it. Can also be deployed when falling by pressing the jump button 6 Utility
Water Balloon
Water Balloon - Toy - Fortnite.png
Deals 10 damage. 8 Utility
Present - Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns a 1x1x1 present with a high tier item inside, as well as some other items when thrown. 1 Utility
Birthday Presents
Birthday Presents - Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns a 1x1x1 present with a high tier item inside, as well as some other items when thrown. 1 Utility
Creepin’ Cardboard
Creepin’ Cardboard - Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns a box the player can hide inside of and move with. 5 Utility
Sneaky Snowman
Sneaky Snowman.png
Spawns a box the snowman can hide inside of and move with. 5 Utility
Impulse Grenade
Impulse Grenade - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Knocks back players, giving no fall damage immunity. 9 Utility
Zapper Trap
Zapper Trap - Trap - Fortnite.png
Spawns a damaging trap on a 1x1 wall structure. 1 Damage
Chug Splash
Images - chugsplash - healing - fortnite.png
Heals 20 Effective health to those inside the splash radius 6 Utility
Rusty Can
Rusty Can - Weapon - Fortnite.png
Deals 20 damage on hit 10 Damage
Boogie Bomb
Boogie Bomb - Grenade - Fortnite.png
Forces a player to dance for a short period of time. When a player takes damage they stop dancing. 10 Utility
Lump of Coal
Lump of Coal - Weapon - Fortnite.png
Deals 20 damage on hit, can stoke campfires 10 Utility
Mythic Goldfish
Deals 200 damage on hit. 1 Damage
Enemy Bot Grenade
Enemy bot grenade.png
Spawns an Enemy AI Bot 10 Utility
Friendly Bot Grenade
Friendly bot grenade.png
Spawns a Friendly AI Bot 10 Utility
Purple Paint Grenade
Purple Paint Grenade - Throwable - Fortnite.png
Covers a player or surface in Purple Paint 10 Utility
Orange Paint Grenade
Orange Paint Grenade - Throwable - Fortnite.png
Covers a player or surface in Orange Paint 10 Utility
Spiky Stadium
Spiky Stadium - Playground Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns a Spiky Stadium 1 Utility
Friendly Bot Grenade
Friendly Bot Grenade - Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns a friendly bot 15 Utility
Enemy Bot Grenade
Enemy Bot Grenade - Item - Fortnite.png
Spawns an enemy bot 15 Utility
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