Best Sniper Loadout: Modern Warfare 3 (MW3)

Tanim Hasan
By Tanim Hasan
3 Min Read
Credit: Activision Blizzard

Modern Warfare 3 has some good sniper loadouts for the players to use. Here are the three loadouts you can use at different points of the game.

Call of Duty always had some crazy loadout system in its multiplayer section of the game. However, Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 has brought the loadout system in the single-player campaign. Now in many missions, you will have to make a loadout before jumping into the mission.

Whether you are playing single-player or multiplayer missions, snipers are always fun to try out. Modern Warfare 3 has a few different snipers you can use. Here, we will show you all the best sniper loadouts in the game.

Read More: Best Striker Loadout for Modern Warfare 3

KV Inhibitor

KV Inhibitor is the only semi-automatic sniper in the game. Being a semi-automatic weapon, it will deal good damage but the mobility of this weapon is a problem. One of the biggest concerns about this weapon is its recoil. So the loadout needs to be mainly around recoil control. When played properly, it can do really well in the game. Here is the loadout for KV INgibitor:

Credit: Activision Blizzard
  • Barrel: Kastovia JEK-40 Barrel
  • Laser: Schlager PEQ Box IV
  • Stock: Ivanov Wood Stock
  • Underbarrel: Bruen Pivot Vertical Grip
  • Rear Grip: Broadside Factory Grip


A longbow is the best weapon to use if you are looking for a sniper with high mobility. Because of its high mobility, the longbow is also the best weapon for quick scoping in the game. Thus, this loadout will revolve around the quick-scoping playstyle. The loadout for this weapon is:

Credit: Activision Blizzard
  • Barrel: Pro-99 Long Barrel
  • Stock: No Stock
  • Magazine: 10 Round Mag
  • Underbarrel: XRK Edge BW-4 Handstop
  • Bolt: SA-M Quickbolt

If this article helped you out, why not check out our other ones on, Best Mods For Realistic Gameplay: SkyrimScarlet Nexus: All Trophies & AchievementsHow to Find and Tame a Basilosaurus in Ark: Survival Ascended and much more!

Tanim Hasan is a Guide Writer at GameRiv working on various games which consists of mostly new releases. His favourite genre is Hack and Slash, and Souls Like. But he is open to play any game regardless of the genre. So he has experience with most genres of games.