How to unlock all weapons in Battlefield 2042

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Battlefield fans are in for a journey to the future in the latest installment of the franchise, and Battlefield 2042 brings an arsenal to match. The title featured 22 weapons at the time of its launch, with more likely to follow in the forms of DLCs and content patches.

When you first load into Battlefield 2042, you won’t have access to all the weapons since you’ll need to unlock them by fulfilling their requirements. Having access to the whole arsenal can be beneficial in various ways. Throughout the course of a match, you may need to switch roles or change your combat style. You’ll want to have the best weapons at your disposal for all sorts of conditions to improve your performance.

Here’s how you can unlock all the weapons in Battlefield 2042.

  • Assault Rifles
    • M5A3: Pre-unlocked
    • AK-24: Reach level 11
    • SFAR-M GL:  Reach level 27
    • AC-42: Reach level 40
  • Light Machine Guns
    • LCMG: Reach level three
    • PKP-BP: Reach level 32
  • Marksman Rifles
    • DM7: Pre-unlocked
    • SVK: Reach level 14
    • VCAR: Reach level 47
  • Secondary Weapons
    • G57: Pre-unlocked
    • MP28: Reach level 17
    • M44: Reach level 29
  • Sniper Rifles
    • SWS-10: Pre-unlocked
    • DXR-1: Reach level 24
    • NTW-50: Reach level 60
  • Submachine Guns
    • PBX-45: Pre-unlocked
    • PP-29: Reach level 18
    • MP9: Reach level 36
    • K30: Reach level 53
  • Utility Weapons
    • MCS-880: Reach level seven
    • GVT 45-70: Reach level 21
    • 12M AUTO: Reach level 44

The weapons featured in Battlefield 2042‘s Portal mode don’t have any requirements. Though the XP gains were temporarily disabled in the game mode due to exploits, they will likely come back, making the mode a fun way to earn XP in Battlefield 2042.

Though these are all the available weapons in Battlefield 2042 at the moment, more are likely to follow in future updates or DLCs. Upcoming weapons may also have level requirements or can be locked behind challenges. If you’re looking for the fastest way to unlock all the weapons in Battlefield 2042, all you’ll need to do is play the game. After each Battlefield 2042 match, you’ll gain experience, and eventually, you’ll unlock all the weapons in the game.