Best Modern Warfare 2 Bryson 800 loadout 2022

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January 19, 2023: The Bryson 800 is one of the best shotguns in MW2. Scroll down for the best loadout and best attachments for close-range action.

Season One of Modern Warfare 2 is well underway. Infinity Ward's latest entry in the shooter franchise features a brand-new weapon arsenal and a wealth of new features to master. One question on the minds of many involves the best Modern Warfare 2 Bryson 800 loadout.


This pump-action shotgun excels when up close and personal with the opposition but at longer distances, the damage output falls off massively leaving you vulnerable to assault rifles and SMGs.

Before we take a closer look at the best Modern Warfare 2 Bryson 800 loadout, check out our guides showcasing the best Modern Warfare 2 guns and the Modern Warfare 2 maps making their way to multiplayer.

What is the best Modern Warfare 2 Bryson 800 loadout?

Attachment Name
MuzzleLockwood Smoothfire 12
LaserSTOVL Tac Laser
StockFTAC Apollo Stock
UnderbarrelTV Wrecker Grip
GuardLockwood Series II

The focus of this build is to improve accuracy and recoil and this set of attachments does that.

The improvements to hip-fire accuracy make it very easy to score plenty of kills when up close and personal with the opposition.


Best Modern Warfare 2 Bryson 800 attachments

Thanks to the Modern Warfare 2 gunsmith, there's a wide range of attachments to improve the performance of any weapon in the arsenal. Here's what we recommend using on the Bryson 800:

  • Muzzle: Lockwood Smoothfire 12
  • Laser: STOVL Tac Laser
  • Stock: FTAC Apollo Stock
  • Underbarrel: TV Wrecker Grip
  • Guard: Lockwood Series II
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How to unlock Bryson 800 in Modern Warfare 2

The Bryson does feature in the Bryson weapon platform but there's no need to use another weapon to unlock it.


The Bryson 800 is available to earn as soon as you drop into the action. Simply unlock loadout customisation at level 5 to begin using it.

Best Modern Warfare 2 Bryson 800 perks and equipment

Once the best Bryson 800 attachments are ready for battle, we can share a set of perks and equipment that provide plenty of in-game benefits. Here's what we recommend


  • Double Time (Base)
  • Bomb Squad (Base)
  • Fast Hands (Bonus)
  • Quick Fix (Ultimate)


  • Semtex (Lethal)
  • Stun Grenade (Tactical)
  • Dead Silence (Field Upgrade)

Is the Bryson 800 good in Modern Warfare 2?

As with most shotguns, the Bryson 800 excels in close-quarters combat but at longer distances, it struggles to make an impact over the course of a match.

That's all we know about the Bryson 800 in Modern Warfare 2. Once the beta begins, be sure to check back for the best Bryson 800 Modern Warfare 2 loadout. In the meantime, check out our other content showcasing the Modern Warfare 2 perks available to use in multiplayer.