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Weapon File: Scoped Karabiner 98 Kurz

Yesterday we talked about the scoped M1903, so now we’ll say a few words about its German cousin, the scoped Karabiner 98 kurz.

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Weapon File: Scoped M1903

When you need to hit long-range targets with surgical precision, it’s time to deploy your Recon marksman and his scoped M1903. The technology may be old, but this fine-tuned weapon, like a vintage guitar, can really rock hard in the hands of a virtuoso.

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Weapon File: Gewehr 43

Yesterday we discussed the M1 Garand, now we’ll take a closer look at its German counterpart: the Gewehr 43. Although each German Rifleman in Heroes & Generals begins his service with this weapon, in reality this rifle was a late addition to Germany’s arsenal, as attested by its name.

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Weapon File: M1 Garand

Today we’ll look at a favorite of mine, the renowned M1 Garand. It’s your starting weapon when you begin your career as an American Rifleman, which reflects historical facts: the United States Armed Forces adopted the Garand as the standard service rifle in 1936. It’s still widely used by civilians and sought after by collectors to this day.

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Weapon Files: M1918

Yesterday we gave you a profile of the German Maschinengewehr 34, so today it’s America’s turn, with Bonnie and Clyde‘s weapon of choice, the M1918.

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Weapon Files: MG 34

Moving on from submachine guns , let us take a look at the light machine guns available from the armory. We will begin with the fearsome MG 34.

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Weapon Files: Thompson M1A1

After looking at the German MP 40, it is only logical to follow up with a few words about the iconic “Chicago Typewriter”, that is to say, the Thompson M1A1.

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Weapon Files: MP 40

Welcome to the second installment of the Weapon Files. Yesterday we introduced this new section of the Heroes & Generals news blog with a discussion about weapon ranges. Now it is time for serious business. We’ll begin by revisiting one of the most popular weapons in the game: the dreaded Maschinenpistole 40 !

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