Warzone has a wide variety of weapons players can choose from including MW3 and MW2 arsenal. However, many wonder if MW2’s weapons are powerful enough to be in the game’s meta. So, here’s everything you need to know about MW2 guns’ rank in Warzone.
Warzone’s Season 1 update has finally arrived with players divining into a brand-new big map set in Urzikstan offering various POIs to explore. The game introduced MW3’s beloved movement changes and several quality-of-life improvements.
Additionally, the Carry Forward feature enhances the battle royale by offering players a diverse array of weapons to level up and use. This feature allows the gun roster from MW2 to continue within Warzone, complemented by a fresh MW3 weapon arsenal.
When it comes to standing out in the popular free-to-play title, players are always looking for the best possible weapons and combinations, and given that Warzone has a massive number of weapons, many are wondering if MW2’s weapons are part of the meta.
Are MW2 guns meta in Warzone Season 1?
Yes, certain MW2 weapons are still being considered meta guns after Warzone Season 1’s launch. However, the spotlight is currently shifted to weapons from MW3, which have become popular since their integration into the battle royale on December 6, 2023.
Fan-favorite weapons during Warzone’s previous iterations such as the Lachmann Sub, Kastov 762, RPK, and TAQ-V, remain powerful within the game, making them great choices when playing the battle royale title.
Here are the best MW2 weapons to use in Warzone Season 1.
- Lachmann Sub
- Kastov 762
- TAQ 56
- Fennec 45
- RAAL MG
- ISO 45
- ISO Hemlock
- Signal 50
- X13 Auto
- Sakin MG38
Following the integration, Raven Software shared that their goal for weapons within Warzone was to “bring weapons as close to the intended time-to-kill range,” including “title-specific weapon balance being implemented where needed.”
This suggests that MW2 guns could undergo changes to match the competitive level of MW3’s weaponry. However, SHG’s MW3 weapons are set to remain popular in Warzone due to their newness.
All in all, we’ll be sure to update this piece as new meta-shifts occur giving MW2 weapons the spotlight.
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