Slept-on AR is the new 'number one' rifle in Warzone Season 3

Slept-on AR is the new 'number one' rifle in Warzone Season 3
Images via Activision

Written by 

Alex Garton

Published 

12th Apr 2024 16:30

The title of being the best Assault Rifle in Warzone is very prestigious, as it typically means the gun is one of the most popular weapons in the game.

That's not always the case, though, as powerful options can go under the radar for a while, especially after a major patch.

Although the SVA 545, RAM-7, and MTZ 556 have higher pick rates, WhosImmortal believes there's a slept-on AR that outmatches them all. Equipped with a deadly TTK and solid accuracy in Season 3, this has to be on your loadout list for Urzikstan and Rebirth Island.

BP50 is the "best Assault Rifle" in Warzone Season 3

Attachments

  • Barrel: Lore-9 Heavy Barrel
  • Muzzle: Casus Brake
  • Underbarrel: DR-6 Handstop
  • Magazine: 45 Round Mag
  • Stock: MOAT-40 Stock

In the eyes of WhosImmortal, nothing is more important than "consistency" in a weapon, and that's exactly why they've crowned the BP50 as the "number one" AR.

With 732ms TTK up to 25m and a best-in-class 935ms TTK at over 60m, the BP50 is an absolute force in Season 3, but not everyone has clocked on just yet.

The build above not only focuses on maximising the weapon's damage but also enhancing control and strafe speed. This allows the gun to thrive on Rebirth as an aggressive AR that can put pressure on foes rather than just one that's built to sit in power positions.

How popular is the BP50 in Warzone?

BP50 AR
Click to enlarge

Sign Up To Our Newsletter

Get exclusive news, content, and discounts sent directly to your inbox

You've joined our newsletter. Thank you!
Sorry, there has been an issue in subscribing to the newsletter.

Breaking down the popularity stats of the BP50, you can see that it's actually being ignored by a lot of the community. According to WZStats, it holds a solid 0.8% pick rate, which is respectable but nowhere near what it deserves.

This weapon is top-tier in Season 3, and it feels like it'll only be a matter of time before it gets recognised for its power. So, instead of waiting to jump on the bandwagon, add this weapon to your go-to list early, it'll pay dividends.

Alex Garton
About the author
Alex Garton
Alex is a Senior Writer at GGRecon. With a BA (Hons) in English, he has previously written for Dexerto & Gfinity. Specialising in Call of Duty & Apex Legends, he loves (attempting) to improve his aim in competitive shooters and will always make time for a single-player RPG.
Why trust GGRecon?

Established in 2019, we don’t just cover games - we live them. Our expert team is full of dedicated gamers, qualified journalists, and industry insiders who collectively boast decades of experience covering gaming and esports. This deep-rooted expertise allows us to provide authoritative and nuanced perspectives first-hand from a team who are playing, and researching every game covered on our website. 

Our foundation is built on a profound commitment to editorial independence, ensuring our content remains free from external influence and advertising pressures and is held to the highest level of editorial conduct, integrity, and quality. 

Every article on GGRecon comes from rigorous research, informed analysis, and a passion for gaming that resonates with our readers. We uphold these standards through a transparent editorial policy, accessible here, which governs our processes and maintains our accountability.

Trending
XDefiant is giving CoD players unbridled joy after hours of gameplay
Modern Warfare 3 plans nerfs to its most-hated weapon yet
Since we’re reliving MW2, fans want a Campaign hero to return
First Black Ops 6 teaser teases a new era for Call of Duty
Ashika Island gets the can from Warzone forever, but you don’t seem to care