Best .410 Ironhide loadout for Cold War Season 6

Hamza Khalid
Best Cold War .410 Ironhide Loadout

The .410 Ironhide Shotgun is a brand-new addition in Black Ops Cold War, so here are the right attachments and perks to make the best Cold War .410 Ironhide loadout in Season 6.

Black Ops Cold War Season 6 is here, and there are many new changes to sort through. Aside from some major buffs and nerfs, we’ve seen the addition of new weapons to the game.

One of these is the .410 Ironhide lever-action Shotgun, which boasts an impressive fire rate and close-range damage. You can further improve the weapon with the right attachments and perks.

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Here is the best .410 Ironhide loadout for Cold War Season 6’s multiplayer.

Best Cold War .410 Ironhide loadout

Best Cold War .410 Ironhide loadout attachments

  • Muzzle: Infantry V-Choke
  • Barrel: 22.4″ Task Force
  • Stock: Marathon Stock
  • Handle: Airborne Lever Wrap
  • Magazine: STANAG 8 Rnd Tube

We’ll start with the best Cold War .410 Ironhide loadout with the Infantry V-Choke muzzle to give the .410 Ironhide a tighter ADS Spread. This will let you get more consistent one-shot kills when aiming down sights, especially over longer ranges.

The best Cold War .410 Ironhide loadout can secure kills with a single shot, and the 22.4″ Task Force barrel gives you increased damage, helping you outgun other Shotgun users. The Marathon Stock lets you move faster while sprinting, shooting, and aim walking.

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Marathon Stock in Cold War

The Airborne Lever Wrap will notably boost the weapon’s reload quickness, ADS time, and flinch resistance. These are the .410 Ironhide’s weaker aspects, so we strongly recommend equipping this.

Finally, we’ll cap off this loadout with the STANAG 8 Rnd Tube magazine to make sure that you have plenty of bullets. This makes up for the weapon’s relatively small magazine size, and you don’t want to get caught reloading.

Best Perks to run with the .410 Ironhide in Cold War

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  • Perk 1: Tactical Mask & Flak Jacket
  • Perk 2: Assassin & Gearhead
  • Perk 3: Ghost & Gung-Ho

We recommend equipping Tactical Mask to protect you against disruptions from non-lethal equipment, and Flak Jacket provides you with immunity to explosives.

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You can use Assassin to get some extra points, and Quartermaster will allow you to use more equipment to ensure that nobody gets the drop on you.

Ghost will hide you from the enemy radar, and Gung-Ho will grant you some extra mobility while also letting you switch weapons quicker amid combat.

How to unlock the .410 Ironhide

Cold War operator holding the .410 Ironhide

The .410 Ironhide can be unlocked for free in the Black Ops Cold War Season 6 Battle Pass at Tier 15. You can easily reach this level by hopping into a few games and playing really well.

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Grind for a few matches, either Black Ops Cold War or Warzone, and this weapon will become available for you to use in both titles.

Best Alternatives

If you’re looking for a great alternative to the best .410 Cold War loadout, then you can try the Streetsweeper. This weapon can deal multiple devastating blasts in seconds, and the Season 6 buffs gave it “more dramatic movement.”

Another great Shotgun that you can use is the Hauer 77. This gun can do decent damage at mid-range with low recoil and high bullet velocity.

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And that’s everything you need to build the best .410 Ironhide loadout in Black Ops Cold War Season 6! You can also check out our weapons tier list for the best gun overall.

If you prefer CoD’s battle royale mode, you can also check out the best .410 Ironhide loadout in Warzone.

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About The Author

Hamza is a Content Creator & Publisher at Charlie INTEL, who graduated from Bahria University with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration. He's spent the past few years covering news and guides for various video games, including Call of Duty and Apex Legends. He loves digital art, movies, and comic books. You can contact Hamza at [email protected].