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Strongest SMG in Warzone S1: NICKMERCS reveals best MP5 loadout

NICKMERCS has revealed what he believes to be the strongest SMG in Warzone Season 1, featuring a brand-new best MP5 loadout.
Strongest SMG in Warzone S1: NICKMERCS reveals best MP5 loadout

With the nerfs to the MAC-10 in January 2021, you might be wondering what the strongest submachine gun (SMG) is in Warzone Season 1. To answer this question, famous Call of Duty content creator, Nick "NICKMERCS" Kolcheff has revealed what he believes to be the best new MP5 Cold War loadout in a recent video.

Best SMG in Warzone: New MP5 CW loadout

NICKMERCS recent video is entitled "The strongest SMG in Warzone!" and as always, the content creator puts his money where his loadout is, showing gameplay where he absolutely melts his opponents with this new MP5 loadout in Verdansk.

The Cold War MP5 in Warzone Season 1, as NICKMERCS calls it, is "in the top two of fastest-killing SMG's in Warzone right now". 

While NICKMERCS says the weapon does feel a bit awkward at times, especially at long range, it can still destroy opponents. 

Best strongest SMG warzone season 1 MP5 cold war loadout attachments nickmercs(Picture: NICKMERCS)

The best new MP5 loadout in Warzone Season 1 is:

  • Barrel: 9.5" Task Force
  • Stock: No Stock
  • Underbarrel: Field Agent Grip
  • Ammo: STANAG 50 Rnd Drum
  • Rear Grip: Speed Tape

NICKMERCS increases the range of the MP5 with the 9.5" Task Force barrel while adding more mobility with the Speed Tape rear grip attachment. 

This MP5 loadout is all about speed and mobility while adding some damage in the process. Don't expect long-range fights to go your way, however, as this is still more of a close-range loadout.

This best new MP5 Cold War loadout is perfect for those who want to get away from the MAC-10 or other popular SMGs.

In the video below, NICKMERCS shows off "the strongest SMG in Warzone" in action with a Quads team, including the likes of SypherPK and TimTheTatman.

As always, you should experiment with your own loadouts in Warzone Season 1, finding the best attachments which work for you.

This new MP5 loadout will provide you will an excellent starting point, especially for those who love close-quarters combat.


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