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NZ-41’s popularity waned after launching Warzone Pacific as one of the top AR picks. Nonetheless, the Assault Rifle is still a fun weapon to use if you manage to assemble the best NZ-41 loadout.

Now that Warzone players are fully accustomed to Caldera, they’ve also found out which Vanguard weapons are best to use for battle royale. The meta is constantly evolving and while the NZ-41 is no longer the best AR available, it is still a viable option.

With so many accessory options to choose from, it can be hard to know where to start. Fortunately, this loading guide will simplify the selection process.

Here are the ten attachments, perks, and gear you’ll need to make the NZ-41 a top-tier assault rifle.

Best Warzone NZ-41 Loadout Attachments

  • Muzzle: MX silencer
  • Barrel: Orbweaver 360mm BC
  • Optical: G16 2.5x
  • Store: Orbweaver E Pack
  • Sub-barrel: Manual stop m1941
  • Magazine: Sakura 45 6.5mm round magazines
  • Ammunition type: Elongate
  • Rear handle: Polymer handle
  • Advantage : spacer
  • Advantage 2: fully charged

The NZ-41 may not offer the best battery life for a war zone Assault rifle, but it hits hard. Therefore, using props that maximize control and precision will produce the best results. the MX silencer, Orbweaver 360mm BC, and Orbweaver E Pack focus on improving the recoil control and accuracy of this weapon.

Interestingly enough, players seem to be switching from Carver Foregrip to Manual stop m1941 in Season 2 and we suggest you do the same. This Underbarrel will provide yet another accuracy boost.

On the same lines, spacer increases initial recoil control, making aiming easier. the G16 2.5x optics will make distant targets easy to spot while the Elongate The ammo type will ensure that those long shots will still deliver a ton of damage. Polymer handle is another accessory that will increase recoil control.

the Sakura 45 6.5mm round magazines is the optimal magazine size available for this weapon, as the 50 round magazines reduce range and damage. When using an Assault Rifle in Caldera, it is imperative to have plenty of bullets at your disposal. fully charged will ensure you start with maximum ammo.

Best Warzone NZ-41 Perks and Gear

Warzone Benefits
  • Advantage 1: NMS
  • Advantage 2: Exaggerated
  • Advantage 3: amplified
  • Secondary: Welgun
  • Deadly: Throwing knife
  • Tactical: Stun

Although the NZ-41 works well at close range, we suggest equipping Exaggerated and use a submachine gun with the NZ-41 to be ready for any kind of firefight. The Welgun is a great option as one of the most used weapons in Season 2.

amplified will ensure a smooth exchange between your SMG and NZ-41 depending on the type of engagement. Sure, NMS remains a popular choice as it provides additional protection against explosives.

Have a Throwing knife at your side will allow you to finish off downed enemies while conserving ammo. Hit enemies with your Stun tactical will make it an easy target for your SMG or NZ-41.

How to unlock NZ-41 in Vanguard and Warzone

NZ-41 side profile

Unfortunately for Vanguard players, the NZ-41 is unlocked at Rank 41. If you’ve played Vanguard sporadically since release, you’ll need to put in some effort to unlock the perfect attachments.

You might want to consider using a dual weapon XP token and getting into the mayhem of a small map playlist.

Warzone alternatives to NZ-41

There’s no denying that the NZ-41 can be difficult to control. If you’re looking for an assault rifle with less kick, the Automaton certainly fits the bill. You will be able to hit long range targets with precision.

The Cooper Carbine is another stable assault rifle that has a higher rate of fire than the NZ-41. If you have the right accessories, it can be worth it.

For more Warzone loadouts, check out FaZe Booya’s New Warzone MP40 Loadout or Best Warzone Pacific Season 2 Shotgun Loadouts.

Image Credits: Raven Software / Sledgehammer Games / Activision