How To Inspect Weapon In MW2

How To Inspect Weapon In MW2
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Written by 

Joshua Boyles


8th Nov 2022 10:01

When you unlock a brand new skin in Modern Warfare 2, it's imperative that you know how to inspect a weapon, so that you can look at it properly. MW2 is jam-packed full of weapon camos for you to unlock, carrying on the tradition of the series. Players will no doubt take immense pride in grinding out each weapon to unlock the coveted gold camos. But what use is a good camo if you can't inspect your weapon in Modern Warfare 2? Keep reading to find out how it's done.

What Is Inspect Weapon In MW2?

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If you don't know what 'inspect weapon' means, it's essentially a method where you're able to get a better look at your equipped weapon. When inspecting a weapon, your player soldier will hold up their weapon in a different way, letting you see different angles of the gun in question. This feature is especially useful when you have a spicy new camo equipped and want to get a better look at it.

Every gun has an inspection method, and exclusive skins and blueprints from the store or battlepass come with more exciting methods of flexing your weapon. Whether it's taking a peek at the mastery camos or showing the world your brand-new in-store design, the MW2 weapon inspect makes for nice viewing - we know you montage lovers are keen.

How Do You Inspect Weapon In MW2?

So, how do you inspect weapons in Modern Warfare 2? Well, it depends on which platform or input method you're using. Both controllers players and mouse and keyboard users will have to use different methods, but they're both as simple at the other.

  • Controller: Hold Left on the D-Pad
  • M&K: Hold "I"

This will trigger the same inspect weapon animation as is found on the console versions. That's all you need to know!

For more Modern Warfare 2 guides, keep reading GGRecon.

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