How to unlock the Lachmann Shroud in MW2 & Warzone 2

How to unlock the Lachmann Shroud in MW2 & Warzone 2
Courtesy of Activision

Written by 

Alex Garton


30th Aug 2023 16:25

Knowing how to unlock the Lachmann Shroud SMG in Warzone 2 & MW2 Season 5 Reloaded is absolutely essential for any CoD fans who want to test out the new weapon.

Getting your hands on the gun ASAP means you can start unlocking attachments right away, giving you the chance to find the ultimate meta setup for the Lachmann Shroud.

On top of that, new weapons have a tendency to be overtuned, so utilising the Lachmann Shroud straight after release is important if you want to dominate with the new SMG.

So, let's check out exactly how to unlock the Lachmann Shroud in MW2 and Warzone 2 with Season 5 Reloaded.

How to unlock Lachmann Shroud SMG in MW2 & Warzone 2

In order to unlock the Lachmann Shroud in Warzone 2 and MW2, you'll need to complete all four initial Sector E0 challenges and then get 30 Operator Hipfire Kills with SMGs.

You'll be able to get started with the challenge as soon as MW2 & WZ2 Season 5 Reloaded goes live on August 30, 2023.

It shouldn't take you too long to rack up hip-fire kills, just make sure to play aggressively and consider using options like the Fennec 45 and Lachmann Sub.

How does the Lachmann Shroud perform in MW2 & Warzone 2?

Lachmann Shroud in Modern Warfare 2 (MW2)
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According to the Call of Duty Season 5 Reloaded blog, the Lachmann Shroud is a "stealthy and lethal 9mm submachine gun" that features "burst and semi-auto fire modes which allow for considerable mobility and stopping power out to the mid-range."

Described as a "stealth powerhouse," this needs to be part of your loadout list on release, especially if you're an MW2 Ranked player.

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So, that's how to unlock the Lachmann Shroud in MW2 & Warzone 2 so you're ready to decimate your foes with the new SMG. Make sure to head over to our dedicated Call of Duty homepage for the latest news and guides.

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.

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