Fortnite pro and FaZe Clan member Manuel ‘Martoz’ Martinez showed the power of a controller in a Fortnite match.
The Fortnite aim assist debate is one that will likely never die. Even if Epic nerfed aim assist, Fortnite controller players would likely have a bone to pick with them.
Regardless of whether or not you think aim assist is incredibly overpowered, you have to admit that there are some scenarios where a controller will serve you better than a mouse and keyboard.
You might not be able to build or edit as fluidly as you can on mouse and keyboard, but aim assist can trump editing skills in a lot of situations.
If you’re fast enough, you can even switch inputs in the middle of a fight to gain an advantage against your opponent. That’s exactly what FaZe Martoz did during a recent high-level Arena match.
In the clip below, you can see Martoz box-up before quickly plugging his controller into his PC. After that, he neglected to build in favor of L2-spamming his opponent with…