How To Unlock And Use Anti-Materiel Rifle

Unlock and Use the Anti-Materiel Rifle in Helldivers 2

No matter which enemy you are facing in Helldivers 2, having a good understanding of your weapons is essential. If you prefer engaging in long-range combat, unlocking the Anti-Materiel rifle can be extremely beneficial. The best part is that this Stratagem becomes available early in the game, making it a valuable asset. Here is a guide on how to obtain and utilize this powerful rifle.

How to Obtain the Anti-Materiel Rifle in Helldivers 2

To access the Anti-Materiel Rifle, you will need to spend 5000 Requisition Slips after reaching Level 2.

  1. Head to your ship and navigate to Ship Management.
  2. Interact with the menu to open it.
  3. Go to the Stratagems tab.
  4. Look for the Anti-Materiel Rifle under the Patriotic Administration Center section.
  5. If you have reached the required level and have enough Requisition Slips, the Purchase button will be available.
  6. Buy the Stratagem and ensure you equip it before embarking on any missions.

How to Utilize the Anti-Materiel Rifle in Helldivers 2

After equipping the rifle, input the following Stratagem Code once you are on the battlefield:

  • Down > Left > Right > Up > Down

Here are some of its key stats:

  • Call-in Time: 3 seconds
  • Uses: Unlimited
  • Cooldown Time: 480 seconds (8 minutes)

If you possess sharpshooting skills and can confidently land headshots, the Anti-Materiel Rifle is a suitable choice. It has the capability to eliminate enemies with light armor in one shot with a headshot, while enemies with medium armor may require two headshots.

However, keep in mind that as a sniper, you will require reliable backup when using this rifle. While your friends handle the incoming hordes of enemies, you can focus on taking out specific targets from a safe distance.

Now you are well-equipped with all the information on obtaining and effectively using the Anti-Materiel Rifle in Helldivers 2. Before you go, make sure to explore our other guides on acquiring the Recoilless Rifle and the Arc Thrower.