Best Cronen Squall loadout for Warzone 2 Season 3 Reloaded

Cronen Squall with Warzone 2 logoActivision

Warzone 2’s Cronen Squall is an effective Battle Rifle option that you can use to dish out pain, and we’ll break down everything that you need to put together the best Cronen Squall loadout for Warzone 2 Season 3 Reloaded.

You’ll find plenty of powerful weapons to choose from after hopping into Warzone 2, including a ton of versatile Battle Rifles, and the Cronen Squall is a great choice whether you use its incredibly accurate semi-auto mode or its fully-automatic form.

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According to the developers, this semi-automatic Battle Rifle is “designed for distance shooting and exceptional damage output.” Using the right loadout with this weapon will ensure that you’re able to dominate the competition.

Here’s the best Cronen Squall loadout in Warzone 2 Season 3 Reloaded.

Best Warzone 2 Cronen Squall loadout attachments

  • Barrel: HR6.8 Barrel
  • Muzzle: Sakin Tread-40
  • Optic: AIM OP-V4
  • Underbarrel: Lockgrip Precision-40
  • Magazine: 50 Round Drum

To kick off our best Cronen Squall loadout in Warzone 2, we’ve gone with the HR6.8 Barrel, offering a welcome boost to both damage range and bullet velocity, making the Battle Rifle extremely effective over long distances.

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Then we added the Sakin Tread-40 for improved horizontal and verticle recoil control, keeping the Cronen on target during sustained fire. We paired this with the AIM OP-V4 for a clean optic that doesn’t take up too much of the screen.

Next up is the Lockgrip Precision 40 underbarrel, buffing the recoil steadiness even further to make the new weapon a laser beam in Season 3 Reloaded. Finally, we recommend the 50-Round Drum to allow you to deal with multiple enemies before having to stop and reload.

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The Cronen Squall is one of the most effective Battle Rifles in Warzone 2.

Best Warzone 2 Cronen Squall loadout Perks & Equipment

  • Base Perk 1: Double Time
  • Base Perk 2: Overkill
  • Bonus Perk: Fast Hands
  • Ultimate Perk: Ghost
  • Tactical: Flash Grenade
  • Lethal: Drill Charge

Along with the best Cronen Squall attachments, you’ll also need to run the right Perks to make the most of it in Warzone 2. We’ve kicked things off with Double Time, allowing you to sprint for longer to avoid enemy fire.

Overkill lets you equip another primary weapon to keep you covered in close-range fights, such as the Lachmann Sub or VEL 46. Then, Fast Hands ensures you can switch between the two quickly so you always have the correct weapon to hand.

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Finally, Ghost is essential in keeping you off enemy radars so you can easily get the drop on rival squads. Equipment-wise, we recommend Flash Grenades to disorientate players, along with Drill Charges to flush enemies out from behind cover.

Cronen Squall battle rifle in Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2Activision
The Cronen Squall is perfect for long-range fights in Warzone 2.

How to unlock the Cronen Squall in Warzone 2

The Cronen Squall can be unlocked for free on the Warzone 2 Season 3 Battle Pass by completing Sector C11.

While this can be done at no extra cost just by taking part in matches, players could also upgrade to the BlackCell Battle Pass, which offers tier skips to speed up progression.

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Best Cronen Squall alternatives in Warzone 2

If you’re looking for a Battle Rifles but the Cronen Squall isn’t cutting it, the Lachmann-762 dishes out big damage at long range. If you’re looking for something more like an Assault Rifle, you could try the TAQ-56.

For more, check out some of our other Warzone 2 guides:

Best guns in Warzone 2 | Best Warzone 2 controller settingsBest Warzone 2 PC settings | How to ping enemies in Warzone 2 | How to use Proximity Chat in Warzone 2 | How to get a nuke in Warzone 2 | Best Assault Rifles in Warzone 2 | Does Warzone 2 have crossplay? 

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