With the Black Ops: Cold War beta now in full swing and players preparing for the game’s full release on November 13, we’ve now had a firm and detailed look at what we can expect when the full game finally launches. That of course includes Black Ops: Cold War‘s weapons list.
There are several key new additional in Black Ops Cold War, but the core experience remains relatively unchanged, and a slick number of weapons and tools available to players as they dive into the game’s online competitive component.
Let’s look at the full list of weapons on offer in Black Ops Cold War.
XM4 – Full-auto assault rifle. Reliable damage with improved fire rate. Fair weapon control when sustaining fire.
Krig 6 — Full-auto assault rifle. Improved damage and accuracy. Excellent weapon control with slightly faster reload speeds.
AK-47 — Full-auto assault rifle. High damage with marginally slower fire rate. Excellent stopping power for mid to short range encounters.
Sub Machine Guns
MP5 — Full-auto sub machine gun. Faster fire rate with low recoil. Good visibility and control while firing.
Type 821 — Full-auto sub machine gun. High damage with a slower fire rate and fair recoil. Improved handling speeds with more accurate hip fire spread.
AK-74u — Full-auto sub machine gun. Improved damage and range with reliable weapon control.
M16 — 3-round burst tactical rifle. Excellent burst fire accuracy when aiming down sights, and high damage in short range encounters.
Type 63 — Semi-automatic tactical rifle. High damage and reliable accuracy with lower ammo capacity. Excellent visibility and control while firing.
Light Machine Guns
RPD — Full-auto light machine gun. Excellent handling speeds with less ammo capacity. Less recoil control when sustaining fire.
Stoner 63 — Full-auto light machine gun. Improved fire rate with a larger ammo capacity. Subdued recoil and good visibility while firing.
Black Ops Cold War Sniper Rifles
LW3 – Tundra — Bolt-action sniper rifle. High damage with moderate sway. 1-shot kill to the head, upper-chest, shoulders.
Pelington 703 — Bold-action sniper rifle. Hand loaded with improved handling speeds and faster rechamber. 1-shot kill to the head or upper chest.
1911 — Semi-auto pistol. Good accuracy with a modest ammo capacity. High damage in close range encounters.
Diamatti — 3-round burst pistol. Fast cyclic rate of fire with a short delay between bursts. Increased ammo capacity and slightly slower reloading speeds.
Hauer 77 — Pump-action shotgun. High damage with possible 1-shot kill in close quarters. Hand loaded with moderate rechamber speed.
Gallo SA12 — Semi-auto shotgun. Reliable damage and pellet spread. Moderate recoil and visibility when firing.
Cigma 2 — Lock-on rocket launcher. Anti-vehicle weapon delivers devastating damage. Small ammo pool and slow handling speeds.
RPG 7 – Free-fire rocket launcher. Increased blast radius with heavy damage to vehicles, equipment, and personnel. Additional rockets provided.