This weapon is only able to be spawned in by purchasing the Extra Weapons gamepass.
The Barrett M82A3 is an anti-material rifle chambered in the .50 BMG cartridge. It deals 75 damage overall (5x Head, 2x Torso, 0.5x Limbs) making any shot to the head or torso instantly kill with good accuracy, being effective for long ranged combat Barette is the strongest rifle in the game
However, it has extremely high recoil, a small magazine of 7 rounds and being a low fire-rate sniper rifle, it's often ineffective for close to some medium ranged encounters.
The Barrett M82A3 can be modified in four ways being the sights, other, grip and ammo. These allow the user to alter the stats of the weapon to their liking, though the sight is necessary if the user wants to be able to see further into the map and aim and snipe accurately afar.
- Try to use the Barrett M82A3 for long ranged combat only though at medium ranges is still effective, just make sure you have enough cover and can aim well.
- You should attach a Hunting Scope or similar scopes to see further in the map if your sniping.
- The Barrett can actually be effective against enemys upclose with its stopping power if said user has good aim, though missing someone that has a fully-automatic rifle won't end well, even worse if it's a group of people.
- Even though the Barrett M82A3 does cripple any limb it's fired at, you'll still need to aim for either the head or torso if you want to kill a enemy.
- As of the 9/3/21 update, the Barret will ragdoll any player it hits if you don't hit the head, making it easier to finish them off.
Pros and Cons
- Massive Damage
- Very Good Accuracy
- Low Firerate
- High Recoil
- Small Magazine
- "Ineffective at Close Range" (see tips)
- Ineffective with no scope. (Sniping)
- The Barrett M82A3 is a real-life firearm: Wikipedia Article
- The Barrett is the most powerful sniper in the game, though there are a couple of drawbacks that prevents it from being completely overpowered.
- The only armor in the game that can survive a headshot with this gun is the Rusky armor, but it's possible to survive a shot to the torso with any armor in the game.