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Warzone Fastest Killing Close-Range Weapons in Pacific Season 3

Here are the best weapons you need to carry to win every close-range fight in Warzone Pacific Season 3.

With Season 3 of Warzone Pacific well underway, Raven has shaken up the meta once again, introducing a plethora of gun balancing changes.

Of course, no weapon can kill the cheaters using the King Kong and Godzilla Operators.

However, ensuring that you’re carrying the best weapons for close-quarter combat is a must, considering how competitive the close-range gun meta is.

That said, we’ve listed the best SMGs and ARs that you should equip to ensure you’re a few steps ahead of an average player.

Read More: Most Significant Weapon Changes in Warzone Season 3

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Top 10 Best Close Range Weapons for Rebirth and Caldera in Warzone Pacific Season 3

With the latest update nerfing some of the meta guns, here are the best close-range guns you should carry right now.

10. AS44

While the AS44 close-range loadout has a tough to control recoil, with a little time you can get used to it. However, the assault rifle shreds through the enemies’ armors, rewarding the players with an insane TTK.

Here’s the best AS44 loadout for your Rebirth Island matches:

  • Muzzle: Recoil Booster
  • Barrel: Empress Falchion A
  • Optic: G16 2.5x
  • Stock: Removed Stock
  • Underbarrel: Carver Foregrip
  • Magazine: 7.62 Gorenko 50 Round Mags
  • Ammunition: Subsonic
  • Rear Grip: Polymer Grip
  • Perk: Gung-ho
  • Perk 2: Fully Loaded
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9. Best Sten Loadout in Warzone Pacific Season 3

The Sten is yet another Vanguard submachine gun that makes mowing down your opponents look easy. This SMG is an ideal pick for solo players especially as it excels in one on one gunfights.

That said, here are the best attachments to make sure you turn your Sten into a close-range monster:

  • Muzzle: Recoil Booster
  • Barrel: SA 65mm Rapid
  • Optic: Slate Reflector
  • Stock: Gawain Para
  • Underbarrel: M1941 Hand Stop
  • Magazine: .45 ACP 32 Round Fast Mags
  • Ammunition: Lengthened
  • Rear Grip: Polymer Grip
  • Perk: Acrobatic
  • Perk 2: Quick

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8. MP-40

The MP-40 has seen a number of changes since the Pacific Season 1 and still remains one of the top SMG picks.

On top of this, a majority of the players are now familiar with the weapon’s spray, allowing them to hit their shots.

That said, here’s the best MP40 loadout in Warzone Pacific Season 3 to dominate the close-range gunfights.

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Cold War’s LAPA hasn’t seen any change for a long time and still remains one of the most slept on SMGs in the game.

While the build for LAPA is the same as a few seasons ago, the gun is able to compete with the meta Vanguard submachine guns.

Additionally, this submachine gun provides great mobility, so if you’re looking to go in and out of fights, LAPA is an ideal pick.

Here’s the best LAPA loadout for your matches in Warzone Pacific Season 3:

  • Muzzle: Agency Suppressor
  • Barrel: 7.9″ Rifled
  • Laser: Tiger Team Spotlight
  • Optic: Microflex LED
  • Magazine: STANAG 50 Rnd

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6. PPSh-41

Vanguard’s PPSh-41 is one of the most versatile SMGs in Warzone right now. You can build either a good sniper support ADS build or a hipfire beast with the gun’s attachments.

Here’s the best PPSh-41 hipfire loadout to dominate the close-range combat in Season 3 of Warzone Pacific:

  • Muzzle: Recoil Booster
  • Barrel: Kovalevskaya 230mm B03P
  • Optic: G16 2.5x
  • Stock: Removed Stock
  • Underbarrel: M1915 Steady
  • Magazine: 8mm Nambu 71 Round Mags
  • Ammunition: Frangible
  • Rear Grip: Pine Tar Grip
  • Perk: Tight Grip
  • Perk 2: Fully Loaded
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5. Best Type 100 Loadout to Dominate Close-Range Combat in Warzone Pacific Season 3

Type 100 is in an incredibly good state right now, allowing players to shred through enemies in close quarters with this SMG in hand.

Although keep in mind the Type 100 with the best attachments for close-range gunfights has a rough recoil.

Here’s the best Type 100 loadout with an impressive TTK in Warzone Pacific Season 3:

  • Muzzle: Recoil Booster
  • Barrel: Warubachi 134mm Rapid
  • Optic: Slate Reflector
  • Stock: Shiraishi T100
  • Underbarrel: M1941 Hand Stop
  • Magazine: 8mm Kurz 48 Round Drums
  • Ammunition: Lengthened
  • Rear Grip: Fabric Grip
  • Perk: Gung-ho
  • Perk 2: Quick

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4. OTs 9

The OTs 9 is one of the smallest looking SMGs in Warzone. As a result, the gun allows players to move around much quicker and has an insane TTK at close-range.

Here are the best attachments for OTs 9 to make sure you get the most of this gun:

  • Muzzle: GRU Suppressor
  • Barrel: 8.1″ Task Force
  • Laser: Tiger Team Spotlight
  • Underbarrel: Bruiser Grip
  • Magazine: VDV 40 Rnd Fast Mag
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3. MP5

While Modern Warfare’s MP5 isn’t as dominant as it was during the early days of the battle royale, the gun has one of the best TTKs when it comes to close-quarter combat.

That said, here are the best attachments to ensure you come out on top using the MP5:

  • Barrel: Monolithic Integral Suppressor
  • Laser: 5mW Laser
  • Stock: FTAC Collapsible
  • Underbarrel: Merc Foregrip
  • Magazine: 45 Round Mags
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2. Welgun

With Welgun receiving a lot of love since the first MP40 nerf, the SMG has become one of the top meta picks.

The Welgun allows players to move around at an incredible speed while melting their enemies at close to medium range.

With that said, make sure you are carrying the best Welgun loadout in Warzone Pacific Season 3.

1. Owen Gun – Best Close-Range Weapon in Warzone Pacific Season 3

It’s no surprise that Owen Gun is sitting at the top when it comes to close-range meta weapons. The Owen Gun has been the best SMG in Warzone for a while and continues to deliver in the latest season as well.

Make sure you’re geared up with the best Owen Gun loadout in Season 3 of Warzone Pacific.

Also Read: Warzone’s Fastest Killing Weapons: Best TTK Loadouts in Season 3

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Special thanks to ‘WhosImmortal‘ for sharing the above loadouts.

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