All Automatons In Helldivers 2 And How To Beat Them

When venturing through the diverse landscapes of Helldivers 2, players will encounter formidable and intelligent Automatons. While weaker enemy outposts are often faced, taking on Automatons requires knowledge of their type, weaknesses, and strategies for defeating them.

Understanding the unique strengths and weaknesses of each Automaton is crucial for success. To minimize encounters with Automatons, strategically choosing the best drop locations can be advantageous. However, for those finding it challenging to defeat them, our comprehensive guide provides all the necessary information.

All Types of Automatons in Helldivers 2

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The following are the various types of Automatons in Helldivers 2 that players must overcome:

  • Trooper
  • Marauder
  • Raider
  • Commissar
  • Scout Strider
  • Berserker
  • Devastator
  • Hulk
  • Tank
  • Dropship

How to Beat All Automatons in Helldivers 2

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  • Trooper – Vulnerable to grenades and headshots, best targeted from a distance to avoid close combat.
  • Marauder – Susceptible to grenades and headshots, requires strategic positioning for aimed shots.
  • Raider – Weak against grenades and headshots, careful positioning necessary for effective attacks.
  • Commissar – Headshots and grenades are effective, but keep distance and aim for the head due to their dangerous sword.
  • Scout Strider – Target the limbs to immobilize the Pilot and then focus on defeating the main Pilot.
  • Berserker – Vulnerable to headshots and grenades, maintain a safe distance to avoid their chainsaws.
  • Devastator – Focus on the red core in the center of their chest to eliminate Devastators.
  • Hulk – Utilize Autocannon Stratagems to pierce through their armor, capitalizing on their slow mobility.
  • Tank – Employ Anti-Tank guns for the Shredder Tank and Orbital Strikes for the Annihilator Tank, targeting specific weak spots.
  • Dropship – Fire at the engines to prevent backup Automatons, utilize AoE Stratagems if they land.

Players equipped with the Anti-Material Rifle in Helldivers 2 can easily eliminate Trooper, Marauder, and Raider with a single shot.

Considering that Automatons in Helldivers 2 vary based on mission difficulty, it’s essential to be well-versed in tackling each type. As you continue your Helldivers 2 journey, refer to our dedicated section at Gamer Tweak for additional guides and tips