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Your Favourite FPS Gun Ever?

Discussion in 'PC Games' started by Calo, 26 Jan 2020.

  1. Calo


    Joined: 11 Mar 2016

    Posts: 359

    Hey, just reminiscing and wondering what everyone's favourite gun from an FPS has been over the years?

    For me, I'm still in awe of Turok 2's Shredder shotgun after playing it in the recent PC remaster. The K-Volt from Crysis 3 also a stunner I'll never get tired of seeing and hearing. (I'll try and share a link or something for all to enjoy)

    Blood's shotgun still amazing today too:

    Whats your favourite all time FPS weapon?
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  2. cheesyboy


    Joined: 7 Dec 2012

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    Location: Gloucestershire

    Not a big FPS player, but sure did love the shotgun in FEAR.
  3. VincentHanna


    Joined: 30 Jul 2013

    Posts: 21,811

    Probably something simple like the Doom 2 (or DOOM 2016) super shotgun.
  4. PinkFloyd


    Joined: 21 Sep 2005

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    Location: Bradley Stoke, Bristol

    It was all about the Nailgun in FEAR! :D Attaching enemies to the wall was awesome fun!

    Flak Cannon from Unreal Tournament is probably number one however.
  5. MagicBoy


    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 16,379

    Location: South Manchester

    Quake 2 Rail Gun.
  6. LeMson


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  7. Uncle Petey


    Joined: 22 Jul 2012

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    Location: London

  8. Wizzfizz


    Joined: 13 Oct 2003

    Posts: 10,520

    Location: Left of the middle

    Railgun / Chaingun from Quake 2
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  9. Yadda


    Joined: 19 Nov 2009

    Posts: 4,222

    Location: Baa

    M4A1 from CS 1.?.
  10. Steampunk


    Joined: 1 Jun 2013

    Posts: 7,924

    Unreal Tournament 1/2 Shock Rifle. Hugely satisfying when you got that combo in the right place.

    The UT Redeemer was always a laugh, but easy to shoot down if you knew it was coming. Nothing like a nuke to make everyone panic.

    UT's AvRIL against vehicles was great as you could shoot them blind and then pop up and laser paint your target so the missile would track back.
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  11. Gray2233


    Joined: 25 Oct 2010

    Posts: 3,307

    Not so much a gun, but also from Turok 2.

    The almighty Cerebral Bore:

    Also loved the Stake Gun from Painkiller:

    Honourable mention to the Unicorn gun from Red Faction Armageddon:

    Skip to 20 or so seconds in for the last video.
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  12. Calo


    Joined: 11 Mar 2016

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  13. koooowweeee


    Joined: 13 Jan 2010

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    Location: Manchester

    Unreal online multi was still very active about a year ago.
  14. Hades


    Joined: 19 Oct 2002

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    Location: Surrey

    This. Every day of the week. This. This. This.

    And this!
  15. McPhee


    Joined: 17 Apr 2009

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    Bad Company 2: SVU with a 4x scope. This was an excellent makeshift DMR for a Recon on the front lines. From BF3 onwards, DMRs were officially included in the game, and were nerfed in the process.

    Battlefield 3: USAS-12 with Slug Shells, Magnum Ammo, and 4x scope. This was just broken. IIRC it was a similar story in BC2 as well. A full-auto shotgun with no spread, no bullet drop, and high stopping power. I used to play Recon and hunt snipers all game.
  16. lokiss


    Joined: 14 Sep 2008

    Posts: 3,240

    Location: Nottingham

    Bf2: L85A1

    Absolutely lethal in single shot mode and a rhythmic trigger finger in close quarters, as well as being a pin ***** at range. Used to love it, rampaging through inf maps taking down G36E ers and rpk spammers.
  17. arc@css


    Joined: 8 Nov 2008

    Posts: 27,425

    Probably the flak cannon from Unreal. I loved shooting the Skaarj with that. :)

    Other ones off the top of my head I really like are the shotgun from F.E.A.R., railgun from Quake II, and the AN-94 from Stalker (mod depending).
  18. Superficial


    Joined: 29 Oct 2002

    Posts: 4,024

    Location: London

    The Jackhammer automatic shotgun from Projet I.G.I
  19. b00merang69

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  20. neoboy


    Joined: 16 Mar 2004

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    Pulse rifle from AvP, purely for sound and film association.