Top 10 Best Cold War MP5 Blueprints in Warzone

By Jim Jones

Selecting the right weapon on Warzone has always been a difficult task due to the wide variety of available options. However, to choose a decent weapon you need to first understand your playing style and then choose a weapon that best suits it. So, if what you love is close-range combats and the idea of shredding your foes in a matter of seconds, then the MP5 would be a great addition to your arsenal.

The MP5 has been one of the popular weapons and a fan-favorite in virtually all CoD releases. The MP5 is an ideal and incredible choice in Season 4 of Black Ops Cold War for beginners and veterans alike. If what you need is a weapon to run and gun your way to victory, then the MP5 is one of the best options to achieve that. As a result, we’ve come up with the top 10 best cold war MP5 blueprints in Warzone. Let’s begin!

10. First Mate

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The First Mate is a legendary tiered MP5 blueprint. With this submachine gun in your arsenal, you are sure to captain the battlefield. To unlock this weapon, you will have to hit tier 27 of the season 2 battle pass.

To begin, the First Mate is equipped with a Diamondback Reflex optic which gives a magnification of 1.37X. The optic also comes with a round thin frame which prevents view obstruction allowing players to see clearly. The SMG is also equipped with Muzzle brake 9 which increases Vertical Recoil Control and also gives a 20% range to the weapon.

To boost Magazine Ammo Capacity, Reload Quickness, Ammo Capacity, and Max Starting Ammo, this blueprint comes with the 40 Rnd Speed Mag. It also possesses the SAS Combat Stock which is worth mentioning as it increases both the Shooting Move Speed and the Aim Walking Movement Speed.

9. Pit Viper

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Scout and strike out your enemies with the Pit Viper. This MP5 blueprint is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 2 of the Black Ops Cold War. To unlock this weapon, you will have to reach level 50 of season 2 to get the prestige reward.

The Pit Viper is equipped with the 10.1″ Cavalry Lancer barrel which improves damage multiplier to armor and vehicles. The underbarrel Bruiser Grip also complements the barrel by enhancing Melee Quickness up to 40%.

Its Serpent Wrap handle also increases Aim Down Sight Time by 25%, however, at the cost of its Sprint to Fire Time. Just like the First Mate blueprint, the Pit Viper comes with the SAS Combat Stock which improves its Aim Walking Movement Speed and Shooting Move Speed.

8. Ragweed

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The versatility of the Ragweed is its selling point. This submachine gun is built to adapt and thrive in any environment. The Ragweed MP5 blueprint is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 3 of the Black Ops Cold War.

The Ragweed like the Pit Viper is equipped with the 10.1″ Cavalry Lancer barrel which improves damage multiplier to armor and vehicles. The body of the submachine gun is equipped with the SWAT 5mw Laser Sight which increases the Hip Fire Accuracy by 40%.

The Ragweed also comes with a Patrol Grip underbarrel which boosts its Sprinting Move Speed. Having more similarities with the Pit Viper, Ragweed is equipped with the SAS Combat Stock which increases its Shooting Move Speed and Aim Walking Movement Speed.

7. Sterilizer

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Neutralize any foreign organism with the Sterilizer. This MP5 blueprint is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 3 of the Black Ops Cold War. The Sterilizer comes with two unique special effects – the Tracer Rounds- Yellow and the Acidic Dismemberment which makes the weapon very deadly.

The Sterilizer comes with a Sillix Holoscout optic which gives it a magnification of 1.75X while offering a clear view picture. It is also equipped with the Muzzle Brake 9 which improves Vertical Recoil Control.

The body of the Sterilizer has an Ember Sighting Point which provides enhanced Hip Fire Accuracy and Reveals Distance. The submachine gun also has a Serpent Wrap handle which increases Aim Down Sight Time by 25%. Lastly, the Sterilizer comes with a Raider Stock which gives it a boost in Aim Walking Movement Speed and Sprint to Fire Time.

6. Decomposer

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The Decomposer is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 3 of the Black Ops Cold War. With this deadly weapon, you can break down the bodies of your enemies. This submachine gun is equipped with two special effects – Tracer Rounds – Energy and Runic Demise Dismemberment.

The Decomposer comes with a 9.5″ Ranger Barrel which improves the Muzzle Velocity of Shot bit at the expense of Aiming Movement Speed. The weapon is also equipped with a Salvo 40 Rnd Fast Magazine which functions as both a Fast Mags attachment and an Extended Magazine attachment.

The Millstop Reflex optic attached to the submachine gun gives a magnification of 1.37X while also offering a balanced sight picture. The Decomposer also features a Speed Tape handle which increases Aim Down Sight Time. Lastly, the Duster Stock gives an increased speed when sliding offering more distance on each slide.

5. Subtropic

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The Subtropic SMG is a lethal weapon that makes your enemies sweat blood. This MP5 blueprint is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 3 of the Black Ops Cold War. The Subtropic is quite unique as it also comes with the Tracer Rounds – Tropical Gold-Purple special effect.

This submachine gun is equipped with the Agency Suppressor muzzle which increases Muzzle Flash Concealment and Vertical Recoil Control up to 100% and 7% respectively. Its Subtropic Red Cell Foregrip underbarrel also improves Melee Quickness and Sprinting Move Speed significantly.

The STANAG 50 Rnd Drum provides more rounds of ammunition and has a high-capacity magazine. The Subtropic also comes with a Serpent Wrap handle which boosts Aim Down Sight Time up to 25%. Lastly, its Collapsed Stock reduces the delay between sprinting and firing by increasing Sprint to Fire Time up to 10%.

4. Silent Motive

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The Silent Motive blueprint is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 3 of the Black Ops Cold War. Having the gun in your arsenal allows you to plan, move, kill, and execute your mission stealthily.

The Silent Motive is equipped with the Sound Suppressor Muzzle which prevents gunfire from turning up on the opponent’s minimal map making it difficult to hear or locate your current position. To improve the Movement Speed, Sprinting Move Speed, Aim Walking Movement Speed, and Shooting Move Speed of the Silent Motive, it comes with the Bruiser Grip underbarrel.

Its 40 Rnd Speed Mag also helps to improve Magazine Ammo Capacity, Reload Quickness, Ammo Capacity, and Max Starting Ammo. Its Dropshot Wrap Handle is also worth mentioning as it enhances its Flinch Resistance and Aim While Going Prone.

3. Shattered Plans

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The Shattered Plans is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 3 of the Black Ops Cold War. This submachine gun comes with two special effects; the Shatter Blast Dismemberment and Tracer Rounds – Orange

The Shattered Plans is equipped with the SOCOM Eliminator which increases its Muzzle Flash Concealment, Vertical Recoil Control, and Increased Equipment Drop Chance. Its Bruiser Grip underbarrel also improves Movement Speed, Sprinting Move Speed, Shooting Move Speed, and Aim Walking Movement Speed.

This submachine gun also possesses the Jungle-style Mag which enhances reload speed by offering an 18% Reload Quickness. Its Field Tape handle gives a coating of adhesive fabric tape that soaks up shock enhancing flinch stability. Lastly, its Collapsed Stock reduces the delay between sprinting and firing by increasing Sprint to Fire Time up to 10%.

2. Widowmaker

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The Widowmaker is a legendary tiered submachine gun released in season 1 of the Black Ops Cold War. This MP5 blueprint is equipped with the Tracer Rounds – Deadly Red special effect which changes the tracer fire to red.

The Widowmaker is comes with the Quickdot LED optic offering a 1.25X magnification. It also comes with the Agency Suppressor which increases Vertical Recoil Control up to 7% and Muzzle Flash Concealment up to the maximum. The Foregrip underbarrel also increases Horizontal Recoil Control by 15% while the Speed Tape handle increases Aim Down Sight Time. Lastly, the Duster Stock gives an increased speed when sliding offering more distance on each slide.

1. Roman Opulence

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The Roman Opulence is an Ultra tiered MP5 blueprint released in season 3of the Black Ops Cold War. To unlock this deadly weapon, you will have to reach tier 76 of the Season 3 Battle Pass.

To start with, the Roman Opulence is equipped with the Diamondback Reflex optic which gives a magnification of 1.37X and has a round thin frame that prevents view obstruction. The SMG also comes with Muzzle brake 9 which increases Vertical Recoil Control and also gives a 20% range to the weapon.

To improve Reveal Distance, the Roman Opulence possesses a Tiger Team Spotlight body however it is at the cost of Sprint to Fire Time. However, the Roman Opulence having no stock adequately compensate for the Sprint to Fire Time by increasing it up to 30%.

Conclusion

The MP5 submachine gun has never been a wrong choice when going into battle. Its versatility and close-range combat will always give you an edge over your opponent. And by choosing one of these top 10 best Cold War MP5 blueprints, your victory is almost guaranteed.

Asides from the MP5 Submachine gun, there are other weapons that we recommend you look into such as the Bullfrog, Krig 6, and FFAR that can equally give you an edge on the battlefield.