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Axis and Allies can use the same guns in Call of Duty: WWII multiplayer


Just like Call of Duty: World at War, Call of Duty: WWII won't divide army-appropriate weapons between multiplayer sides. The German army can spawn with M1 Garands just as the Allies can spawn with German firearms. This wasn't always the case in Call of Duty. In the original CoD, the American and German teams had access to different weapons: An M1 Garand vs a Kar90k, for example.

Official Call of Duty®: WWII – Multiplayer Reveal Trailer

But developer Sledgehammer is keeping things perfectly even this time, even if it means Axis soldiers toting around Allied weapons, and vice versa. "There's a lot of design considerations that come into something like that," principal multiplayer designer Sean Soucy told PC Gamer today at E3. "We wanted to make sure that players have, you know, Call of Duty players are used to having access to their array of gear, their array of weapons. " Sledgehammer's view seems to be that losing access to your favorite kit because you've spawned on a different team would be too di

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