Is The DMR 14 Still Good In Warzone?

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The DMR 14 tactical rifle dominated the Warzone metagame during the first season of Black Ops Cold War integration.

Since the launch of Season 2 and the presence of Zombies in Verdansk, the days of DMR-zone are long gone after Raven Software issued two hefty nerfs to the rifle in a bid to restore some form of balance.


With other weapons contesting for the title of best weapon, the popularity of the DMR has plummeted.

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Despite its drop in popularity, is it still a viable weapon to be using as part of a loadout?

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Is The DMR 14 Still Good?


DMR 14 Warzone Best Attachments To Use

Although the nerfs did reduce the overall levels of damage significantly, the DMR is still a solid weapon to be used when roaming the streets of Verdansk or on Rebirth Island.

The rifle is more than capable of performing in mid-range situations but it does fall short at longer distances.

Recoil levels are also a pertinent flaw with the DMR. After every shot fired, the kick generated is disorienting and makes it impossible to land any follow-up shots with the same accuracy as the first.

The recoil can be bought under control by equipping the right attachments, but what are they?


DMR 14 Warzone Best Attachments

  • Agency Silencer (Muzzle)
  • 20.8” Task Force (Barrel)
  • Axial Arms 3x (Optic)
  • 30 RND (Ammunition)
  • Field Agent Foregrip (Underbarrel)

This particular combination of attachments brings down the recoil to much more manageable levels while the axial arms optic provides a crystal-clear image of the intended target.

The addition of the task force barrel does improve the damage drop-off and compared to other rifles frequently appearing in the metagame, it still has its place.


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Should You Be Using It?

If you’re looking for a weapon to dominate the mid-range engagements, then I would highly recommend using the DMR 14.

It doesn’t perform as well as it once did, but with this set of attachments equipped, it’s still a solid weapon to be using in your loadouts.