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The Best Rival-9 Loadout in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3

Modern Warfare 3 is now the main focal point for Call of Duty fans for the next while, and with the game being released now, players are amped to dive into this years content.

With the release of the brand new COD, comes a whole array of brand new weapons for players to sink their teeth into, including the all mighty, Rival-9 SMG.

We’re going to runover the best Rival-9 loadout in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 below!

The Best Rival-9 Loadout in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3

The Rival-9 has quickly emerged as one of the fan favorites when it comes to weapons in this year’s Call of Duty, and for good reason.

The SMG packs a punch, and its very forgiving in terms of recoil and other drawbacks we see with other weapons.


  • Muzzle
    • Monolithic Suppressor
  • Barrell
    • Rival-38E Fire Starter Barrel
  • Optic
    • None of MK. 23 Reflector
  • Laser
    • None
  • Amumunition
    • 40 Round Magazine
  • Stock
    •  Lachmann MK2 Light Stock
  • Underbarrel
    • Chewk Angled Grip
  • Magazine
    • No Magazine
  • Rear Grip
    • Rival Vice Assault Grip

This class is designed to give you a good combination of range, alongside some increased damage at all distances, as you’re going to need it on some of these maps. 


Any secondary is fine for now.


  • Vest: Infantry Vest
  • Gloves: Quick-Grip Gloves
  • Boots: Tactical Boots
  • Gear: Conduction Helmet
  • Field Upgrade: Munitions Box

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