Best Warzone guns – the best Warzone weapons for Season 4

If you're looking for the best Warzone guns, you're in the right place - here's what you need to know heading into this battle royale shooter's Season 4 update

Best Warzone guns: three Warzone operators wearing military gear from various eras draw their weapons. An airbase on Warzone's Caldera map is in the background

We know it sounds like a little bit of an understatement to say that Call of Duty Warzone has a lot of weapons in it for players to use, but it does – and, they can’t all be the best. Dropping into Caldera with the best Warzone loadouts is an important part of success. However, you need to know what the best Warzone guns are before you can put together a loadout, right? Well, we’re here to tell you which weapons you need to keep an eye out for.

From hard-hitting LMGs that deal a lot of damage at a distance to fast-firing SMGs with high mobility, this battle royale offers up a lot of options – but, only a handful of them are confidently in the Warzone meta right now. So, despite having dozens of death-dealing options at your disposal, only a handful of them can be classed as the best Warzone guns.

But, don’t worry about missing out on them. Why? Well, we have all the best ones listed below, of course! Check this list out before your next Caldera drop, and you’ll be laughing with a win before you know it.

Best Warzone guns

Without further ado, here are the best Warzone guns for Season 4:

  • NZ-41
  • STG44
  • MP40
  • H4 Blixen
  • Cooper Carbine

We know this list is dominated by assault rifles and SMGs, but hear us out… They’re just very-much the meta right now.

Warzone NZ-41 meta: An operator wearing a red beret fires a large machine gun


Boasting a win rate of over 4.34 on WZ Ranked, a site used to track Warzone weapon stats, it’s clear that all the winners are using this assualt rifle right now. It has a solid damage range, fairly standard fire-rate, and with the right attachments it can beam people at a distance.

For the best NZ-41 Warzone loadout, check out our guide right here.

STG44 Warzone loadout: a long-barrelled assault rifle painted in orange and black camo set against a black background



Ah, the STG44… Ol’ reliable (said no one ever) is an assault rifle that is consistently one of the most popular weapons in Warzone – and for good reason. It’s an all-rounder, really, with decent recoil control and damage output. You can find harder-hitting weapons, but this is great if you’re looking for a balanced gun for your loadout.

For the best STG44 Warzone loadout, hit up our guide here.

Warzone MP40 loadout: An MP40 SMG, painted in military green camo, set against a black background


Another Call of Duty classic, the MP40 is one of the GOATs for a reason. It’s a little slower than other SMGs, but it’s got decent recoil control and a fantastic damage output. Couple that with the natural mobility an SMG offers and you have something truly special.

For the best MP40 Warzone loadout, look no further than right here.

H4 Blixen Warzone unlock: An image of a Warzone operator with a horned mask on shooting a gun

H4 Blixen

This is one of the newer SMGs to be added to Warzone, so it might not stay in this list for long, but right now the H4 Blixen is a beast. It’s fast-firing and, quite simply, shreds. With the right attachments, you’ll be racking up kills in no-time.

So, with that in mind, check out the best H4 Blixen Warzone loadout here.

Cooper Carbine

Offering players a higher mobility than other assault rifles, the Cooper Carbine is a safe choice for those of you who prefer to run-and-gun your way around Caldera (and Warzone’s other maps, of course). Despite it’s SMG traits, this weapon hits like an assault rifle, so you won’t be skimping out on damage with it.

For the best Cooper Carbine Warzone loadout, check out what we’ve put together here.


Keep checking in with this list, as Raven Software is regularly pushing out weapon tuning updates that are nerfing popular guns and buffing long-forgotten ones.