Helldivers 2 Tier List of Best Weapons

If you want to know which weapons are the best ones in Helldivers 2, then our Helldivers 2 Tier List of Best Weapons is here to help answer that very question. Naturally, as HD 2 is a game that features a lot of combat, there are also many weapons that you can get and use to defeat your enemies. Of course, not all of these weapons are equally good. No, some simply perform better than others. Because of this, you will want to get the best weapons as soon as possible, so that you can increase your odds of survival and make sure that you have the most optimal gear around. Though, as there are so many weapons in the game, this is far from easy. This is why we have decided to make this tier list, in which we are going to rank these weapons.

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Helldivers 2 Tier List of Best Weapons
Helldivers 2 Tier List of Best Weapons

Helldivers Best Weapons Tier List

Now, before we get into the rankings, we need to point something out first. Namely, that the game has only been out for a very short time. As such, the meta of the game is still evolving and subject to changes. So you can expect certain weapons to get buffed or nerfed according to need. If – or more likely – when that happens, we are going to update this article with new information. And now, let’s get into the rankings themselves, starting with S Tier (the most powerful weapons), and working our way down to C Tier (the weakest weapons):

  • S Tier: JAR-5 Dominator Rifle, RS-422 Railgun, LAS-5 Scythe Beam Rifle, and MG-43 Machine Gun.
  • A Tier: PLAS-1 Scorcher Plasma Rifle, AR-23P Liberator Assault Rifle, R-63 Diligence Marksman Rifle, and FAF-14 Spear Missile Launcher.
  • B Tier: SG225SP Breaker Spray & Pray Shotgun, SG-8 Punisher Shotgun, SG-225 Breaker Shotgun, ARC-3 Arc Thrower, and SMG-37 Defender.
  • C Tier: G-6 Frag Grenade, G-3 Smoke Grenade, G-16 Impact Grenade, SG-225IE Incendiary Shotgun, P-4 Senator Revolver, P-19 Redeemer Machine Pistol, SG8S Slugger Shotgun, AR-23E Liberator Explosive, R-63CS Diligence Counter Sniper Marksman Rifle, and G-10 Incendiary Grenade.
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