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Splitgate Guns & Weapons Tier List – What is Meta in August 2021?

Find out the best guns and weapons to use in Splitgate at the moment, thanks to our handy Tier List!

Splitgate is the new shooter on the block, which has had an unexpected rise to become one of the most popular games in the world over the past few weeks.

It’s been such a hit, that a PS5 and Xbox Series X update for Splitgate is already in development.

Blending old-school, Halo-syle shooting with portals that make for some truly unpredictable and creative movement, there’s no other game like it. However, the weapons will feel very familiar for fans of arena shooters.

Find out which weapons are best to use, thanks to our handy Splitgate Tier List for August 2021.

But first, you’ll need to get into a game. Luckily, the August 6 update reduced Splitgate queue times and developer 1047 Games plans to increase Splitgate server capacity in a future patch too.

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Best Weapons in Splitgate – August 2021 Tier List

There are plenty of reasons why players love Splitgate. Whether it’s the portals, arcade-style shooting, or even the game’s commitment to removing hackers, players seem to love it all.

Although to have the most fun with the game, you’ll want to use the best weapons.

Splitgate is very well balanced right now, so any of the guns in the game are usable. However, these are where we would rank all the weapons in a Splitgate Tier List right now.

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S Tier

  • Shotgun
  • Rail Gun
  • Rocket Launcher

A Tier

  • Sniper Rifle
  • BFB
  • Battle Rifle

B Tier

  • Plasma Rifle
  • Assault Rifle
  • Carbine
  • SMG

C Tier

  • Pistol

Also Read: Is Splitgate Getting a Battle Royale Game Mode?

And that’s our Tier List for Splitgate weapons. Make sure to pick up the S Tier weapons whenever you see them!


Meanwhile, it looks like Splitgate could come to Nintendo Switch and mobile in the future. This will be great for gamers on the go.

Also, the Splitgate developers are banning players who use ‘queue-skip’ software. Unfortunately, you’ll just have to be patient!

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