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"Full-auto LMG with moderate recoil and fast fire rate. Fastest aim down sight in class."
— Description

The MG 81 is a light machine gun featured in Call of Duty: WWII. It was added with the Operation Shamrock & Awe event.

Nazi ZombiesEdit

The MG 81 is available from the Mystery Box in all maps for 1,000 Jolts and from the Light Machine Gun Waffenbox in The Tortured Path for 4,250 Jolts. When upgraded either by the Ubersprengen or via the Freefire perk "MK. II" it becomes the Spandau Serenade gaining an increased base magazine increase to 90 rounds, maximum reserve ammo count of 600 and damage increase.


Attachment Unlock level Stats Upgraded Stats
Quickdraw menu icon WWII
Weapon Level 2
Zombies level 4
Faster aim down sights time.
Grip menu icon WWII
Weapon Level 3
Zombies level 36
Reduced recoil while aiming down sight.
Reflex Sight menu icon WWII
Reflex Sight
Weapon Level 4
Zombies level 11
Sight changed to a Reflex Sight.
Steady Aim menu icon WWII
Steady Aim
Weapon Level 5
Zombies level 36
Reduced hipfire cone size.
FMJ menu icon WWII
Full Metal Jacket
Weapon Level 6
Zombies level 18
Increased surface penetration and increased damage done to Scorestreaks.
Increased penetration power against zombies.
4x Optic menu icon WWII
4x Optic
Weapon Level 7
Zombies level 22
Optic changed to a 4x Optic.
Extended Mag menu icon WWII
Extended Mags
Weapon Level 8
Zombies level 32
Magazine increased to 90
Reserve ammo increased to
Magazine increased to
Reserve ammo increased to
Rapid Fire menu icon WWII
Rapid Fire
Weapon Level 9
Zombies level 25
Rate of fire increase to 540 RPM


Name Rarity Perk Operation Notes
Untamed II Heroic Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII 15% Bonus Soldier XP
Dark Lord Epic Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII 10% Bonus Soldier XP
Big Irish Epic Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII 10% Bonus Soldier XP Collection reward
MG 81 Rare Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII 10% Bonus Soldier XP Exclusively Quartermaster Contract reward


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