Best Vanguard Type 100 Loadouts: The Best Type 100 Attachments

Best Vanguard Type 100 Loadouts: The Best Type 100 Attachments
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Written by 

Coleman Hamstead


4th Nov 2021 15:43

The best Vanguard Type 100 loadouts are great SMG companions to have by your side for a variety of different engagements with the enemy. Vanguard players are really taking to the Type 100 because it is a deadly weapon that's also got a real ease of use. However, finely tuning this SMG can take it to the next level, so we've got the best Vanguard Type 100 loadouts that you'll need to master it. 

Prefer a different submachine gun? Check out the guides below for our other SMG loadout guides:

The Type 100 is a Japanese SMG that first appeared in Call of Duty: World at War. It doesn’t have the best damage stats, but its low recoil and high rate of fire more than makes up for it.

With ten different attachment slots, the Type 100 can be equipped with an endless amount of attachment combinations. Each attachment has its pros and cons, making it difficult to decipher which ones are the best. Instead of suffering through trial and error yourself, use our best Vanguard Type 100 loadouts guide to get an edge on the competition right away.

Vanguard Best Type 100 Loadouts: Run ‘N’ Gun

Call Of Duty Vanguard Type 100 Loadout Guide
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Like most SMGs, the Type 100 excels when paired with a run ‘n’ gun playstyle. The heightened mobility combined with its high rate of fire and laser-like accuracy makes it one of the top choices for Vanguard players that prefer an aggressive playstyle.

Vanguard players looking to build their best Vanguard Type 100 loadouts around close-quarters combat should equip the following attachments:

  • MuzzleNo. 3 Rifle Brake
  • Barrel: Warubachi 134mm Rapid
  • Optic: Slate Reflector
  • Stock: Shiraishi T100
  • Underbarrel: M1941 Hand Stop
  • Magazine.30 Russian Short 30 Round Mag
  • Ammo Type: Frangible
  • Rear Grip: Rubber Grip
  • Proficiency: Gung-Ho
  • KitQuick

Vanguard Best Type 100 Loadouts: Mid To Long Range

Call Of Duty Vanguard Type 100 Loadout Guide
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What makes the Type 100 so special is its barely noticeable recoil, which means it can hold its own against assault rifles and even marksman rifles.

Vanguard players that wish to design their best Vanguard Type 100 loadouts their viability at longer ranges should use these attachments:

  • Muzzle: Strife Compensator
  • Barrel: Warubachi 134mm Rapid
  • Optic: Slate Reflector
  • Stock: Warubachi Skeletal
  • Underbarrel: M1941 Handstop
  • Magazine: 8mm Kurz 40 Round Mags
  • Ammo Type: Lengthened
  • Rear Grip: Stippled Grip
  • Proficiency: Vital
  • Kit: Fully Loaded

Vanguard Best Type 100 Loadouts: Perks And Equipment 

The Call of Duty Vanguard perks are split up by the sort of bonuses they provide. The three categories of perks are Counter, Intel, and Bonuses. All of the perks in the Perk 1 slot counter something, whether that be a type of equipment or another perk. Perk 2 perks all grant you some added intel. Finally, Perk 3 perks provide simple bonuses that do not fit in the other two perk categories.

The Type 100 is best suited for players looking to get up close and personal with flanks and aggressive pushes. With that, it’s important to use perks and equipment that build off of this playstyle. Avoiding enemy intel with quick and silent movement is what we're looking for when creating the best Vanguard Type 100 loadout.

  • Perk 1: Ninja
  • Perk 2: Radar
  • Perk 3: Double Time
  • Secondary: Machine Pistol
  • Lethal: MK2 Frag Grenade
  • Tactical: Stim
  • Field Upgrade: Dead Silence

You now have everything you need to create the best Vanguard Type 100 loadouts. All things considered, the TYPE 100 may be one of the best Call of Duty Vanguard weapons, however it also rates among the best Vanguard SMGs.

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Additional writing by Joseph Kime.


Coleman is a freelance journalist at GGRecon. While gaming has always been his passion, it wasn’t until he worked as a Sports Journalist at the Community College of Baltimore County that he found his enthusiasm for writing. In the time since Coleman has had his work featured in publications such as The Washington Post/Launcher and ESTNN. Coleman is a graduate of Towson University with a degree in Sport Management and Business Administration.

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