Helldivers 2 adds Quasar Cannon and Heavy Machine Gun Stratagems to accidentally shoot your friends with

Helldivers 2 Update Introduces New Stratagems to Combat Automaton Enemies

Exciting news for fans of the co-op shooter Helldivers 2 – a new update has arrived, bringing with it two powerful new Stratagems designed to take on the formidable Automaton enemy type.

The Helldivers 2 X / Twitter account shared a graphic showcasing the LAS-99 Quasar Cannon and the MG-101 Heavy Machine Gun, both of which can be obtained in-game and deployed using the Stratagem loadout.

According to the official post, these new weapons are “available now for use against the Automaton horde,” indicating their effectiveness specifically against this robotic faction.

Stratagems in Helldivers 2 are essential tools that can change the course of a battle when used strategically. From powerful weaponry like the ones introduced in this update to airstrikes and support items, Stratagems offer players a range of options to tackle different challenges.

With the potential for friendly fire in the game, deploying these new weapons may require extra caution to avoid unintentional team casualties. The addition of the LAS-99 Quasar Cannon and MG-101 Heavy Machine Gun is sure to spice up the gameplay for existing players.

Since its recent launch on PlayStation 5 and PC, Helldivers 2 has garnered a strong following. To stay informed about upcoming updates and events in the game, make sure to keep an eye on our dedicated Helldivers 2 update page.