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Best Type 99 loadout for Warzone Pacific Season 3

Here are the right attachments and Perks that you can use to make the best Type 99 loadout in Warzone Pacific Season 3.

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With the right attachments, the best Type 99 loadout for Warzone Pacific Season 3 is capable of downing players with one shot to the chest following the major changes to Snipers.

The major Warzone Pacific Season 3 update has thrown the Sniper meta into disarray. While most players believed the HDR and AX-50 would receive the bulk of the attention, it seems like the Type 99 is quickly stealing the spotlight.

Much like the majority of Warzone Snipers at the moment, the Type 99 can no longer one-shot players to the head from a considerable distance. Within 44 meters the weapon can one-shot to the head but from the same distance, the Type 99 can also one-shot to the chest which is completely game-breaking.

Best Warzone Type 99 loadout attachments

Type 99 Warzone attachments
  • Muzzle: MX Silencer
  • Barrel: Shiraishi 712mm Sniper
  • Optic: SVT-40 PU Scope 3-6x
  • Stock: Removed Stock
  • Underbarrel: Heavy Foregrip
  • Magazine: 8mm Klauser 5 Round Mags
  • Ammunition: Lengthened
  • Rear Grip: Fabric Grip
  • Perk 1: Vital
  • Perk 2: Fully Loaded

The best Type 99 loadout for Warzone Season 3 is all about maximizing range, mobility, and damage output. The three most important attachments you’ll need to equip to produce the one-shot kill to the chest are the Shiraishi 712mm Sniper, 8mm Klauser 5 Round Mags, and Vital.

The MX Silencer will allow you to one-shot to the chest from 44 meters instead of the Mercury Silencer’s 41 meters. Finding Sniper ammo could be a troublesome task in Warzone, so we’ve opted for Fully Loaded to keep you stocked up.

A slow ADS speed could ruin a Sniper loadout which is why you’ll want to equip the Fabric Grip and Removed Stock. Lengthened will increase your bullet velocity and it is the best ammunition option.

Meanwhile, the SVT-40 PU Scope 3-6x offers a great precision sight that is perfect for Caldera or Rebirth Island.

Best Perks & Equipment to use with Warzone Type 99 class

Warzone Pacific Perks
  • Perk 1: Double Time
  • Perk 2: Overkill
  • Perk 3: Amped
  • Lethal Equipment: Throwing Knife
  • Tactical Equipment: Stim

Snipers aren’t the easiest Warzone weapons to travel with, so the Double Time Perk’s increase to tactical sprint duration is quite valuable. Overkill is a necessity as you’ll want to opt for a Sniper support weapon.

Again, Snipers often lack swiftness when it comes to movement speed which makes Amped the perfect third Perk for this Type 99 loadout.

The Throwing Knife and Stim Equipment combination will allow you to maximize your ability to win close-range gunfights. Outmanouvering your enemies with the Stim and finishing downed players with the Throwing Knife will prove useful.

How to unlock the Type 99 in Warzone

Type 99 Warzone unlock

The Type 99 is the first Sniper Rifle available in Vanguard as an automatic unlock. Warzone players won’t have to work hard to unlock the Type 99 but you may want to consider using a Double XP token to unlock the necessary attachments quicker.

You can also check out our guide on how to level up weapons fast in Warzone.

Best Type 99 alternatives in Warzone

Following the noteworthy changes to Sniper Rifles in Warzone Pacific Season 3, several players have been experimenting with different weapons. As of now, the HDR seems to be a favorite, as well as the ZRG.


For more Warzone Pacific content, check out a Warzone dev explaining how feedback from the Krampus event informed the Gozilla vs King Kong Operation Monarch LTM.

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Genius Warzone trick completely counters getting stuck by Thermites

Getting stuck with a Thermite in Warzone usually means certain death, but a genius trick is allowing players to survive a fiery demise.

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Getting stuck with a Thermite has traditionally meant a swift death, but if you react quickly, this genius Warzone trick will allow you to survive the tricky situation.

While most Warzone players will be trying to figure out how the meta has changed following the Season 3 Reloaded update, one player has made a discovery that could be useful to players with quick reflexes.

Warzone’s Lethal Equipment options can prove difficult to handle in enemy hands. Perhaps none are as frightening as the Thermite, a piece of Lethal Equipment that can down you in seconds. However, a genius Warzone trick has revealed the ultimate counter for enemy Thermites.

Trophy System in Warzone Pacific

Thermite is designed to stick to any surface on impact and burn whatever it touches for a short period of time. When stuck to a Warzone Operator, Thermite usually burns through armor and knocks the player down, setting up an easy kill.

Up until Season 3 Reloaded, getting stuck with a Thermite meant certain death, but a clip posted to the Warzone subreddit demonstrates a genius trick for escaping death by Thermite.

The clip shows how a player stuck with a Thermite is saved from its clutches by throwing a Trophy System. The key factor here is that the Trophy System was thrown after the player got stuck with the Thermite, which proves that Trophy Systems can destroy Thermites after they stick to players.

As the player who posted the clip explains, “You can clearly see the hitmarker the trophy gives off when it detonates a lethal, point here being I didn’t know it can save a guy from certain death like this dude here.”

Several players in the comments claimed that they had no idea this was possible and that they’d look to add the trick to their repertoire, “gonna have to remember now to throw a trophy if I have it on me and get stuck lol.”

It seems keeping a Trophy System by your side could get you out of a tricky situation if used correctly.


For more Warzone content, check out how a Warzone expert predicts a buffed AR will make a comeback in Season 3 Reloaded.

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Incredible Warzone 2 art uses leaks to reveal what new map could look like

With the help of leaks, one Call of Duty fan has developed an image of what believe the Warzone 2 map could look like.

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After various leaks and even the reveal of Modern Warfare 2, one creative fan in the community has developed fan art of what the Warzone 2 map could look like.

Call of Duty fans have received a lot of new information on both Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 over the last month. As well as leaks surrounding Modern Warfare 2, we also got new details on the Warzone 2 map, including leaks surrounding the potential POIs.

One CoD fan took these leaks and created some incredible art for what the Warzone 2 map could look like if the leaks are accurate.

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Reddit user EMADALDEN221 made their own Warzone 2 map based on the POI leaks that suggested some classic MW2 maps such as Quarry and Highrise could be included.

The recreated map images we’ve seen so far haven’t been as detailed as this one, and although this is just a creation by someone in the community, it’s based on leaks from reliable sources.

The design created by the Reddit user shares similarities to Verdansk, and those who aren’t fans of Caldera may be happy about this. For starters, the map is not an island, but rather a part of a much bigger bit of land.

The fan-made map definitely has more of a Blackout vibe, with bright colors and a focus on greenery, which wasn’t seen too much on Verdansk.

We’ll have to wait and see how accurate this depiction is when Warzone 2’s map is officially revealed.


For more on Call of Duty, check out the full cast list so far for Modern Warfare 2.

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JGOD explains why his H4 Blixen loadout is meta in Warzone Season 3 Reloaded

Top Warzone YouTuber JGOD explained how the new H4 Blixen fits right in the SMG meta and gave his recommended loadout.

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The H4 Blixen SMG is brand-new to Warzone Pacific Season 3 Reloaded, and it’s already set to shake up the meta. Top Warzone YouTuber JGOD has explained why his loadout is a meta pick.

On top of all Warzone Season 3 Reloaded‘s major weapon balance changes, new squad HUD, and Underground Transit System, it introduced the H4 Blixen SMG, also referred to as the Carl Gustaf M/45.

Although the H4 Blixen currently has a frustrating glitch where it has a fire delay after sprinting, reloading, using equipment, and plating, the devs have confirmed a fix is in the works. YouTuber JGOD believes that after it’s fixed, the Blixen has the time to kill stats to join the SMG meta.

Warzone player using H4 Blixen SMG

JGOD revealed how the Blixen has the TTK stats to compete with all of the meta SMGs such as the Armaguerra, Owen Gun, Welgun, and the Type 100. Describing it as a “high damage weapon,” he compared its TTK to these meta builds and discovered that it fits right in.

JGOD explained how it’s right in the middle of the SMG meta, where there are some weapons that kill faster but are harder to control, and others that are easier to control but don’t kill quite as fast.

If you’re bored of the other Vanguard SMGs or can’t quite find one that suits your playstyle, unlocking the H4 Blixen will be worth your time.

JGOD meta H4 Blixen loadout

  • Muzzle: Recoil Booster
  • Barrel: Jonsson 9″ RMK
  • Optic: Slate Reflector
  • Stock: Removed Stock
  • Underbarrel: Mark VI Skeletal
  • Magazine: 7.62 Gorenko 54 Round Mags
  • Ammo Type: Lengthened
  • Rear Grip: Polymer Grip
  • Perk 1: Fleet
  • Perk 2: Quick

For the most part, JGOD’s H4 Blixen loadout is the standard build for Vanguard SMGs. Combining the Recoil Booster with the Jonsson 9″ RMK damage barrel vastly increases its time-to-kill, and the other attachments are for recoil control and mobility.

You do have a couple of options, though. He explained that you might be better off with the 7.62 Gorenko 36 Round Mags when playing Solos and Duos, as you’ll only be taking on one or two players at a time.

Ammunition choice is also flexible, where Lengthened, Hollow Point, or Subsonic are all viable options. These ammo types will make the Blixen’s range either a little bit better or a little bit worse, and Subsonic will hide your shots from the minimap.


For more on Warzone, be sure to check out why players are desperate for Raven to nerf the game’s most popular weapon — the STG44.

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