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The subject of this article appears in Call of Duty: WWII The subject of this article appears in Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies The subject of this article appears in Call of Duty: Vanguard The subject of this article appeared in Zombies mode The subject of this article appears in Call of Duty: Warzone
For the bolt-action variant, see Lee-Enfield.
For a similarly named weapon, see NA-45.

The NZ-41 is an automatic rifle featured in Call of Duty: WWII and Call of Duty: Vanguard.

Call of Duty: WWII

"Automatic rifle with high damage, slow fire rate and low recoil."
— Description

The NZ-41 (referred to as Charlton in the game files) was added to the game with the Halloween Scream event.

Nazi Zombies

The NZ-41 can be found on any map via the Mystery Box for 1,000 Jolts or from Rifle Waffenboxes in The Tortured Path for 3,000 Jolts. When upgraded by the Ubersprengen or by the Freefire perk "MK. II" it becomes the Slice of Kiwiana gaining an increased base magazine size of 32, increased maximum reserve ammo of 360, increased damage and headshots have a chance of making an area of airborne fire particles that attract nearby zombies into it.


Attachment Unlock level Stats Upgraded Stats
Lens Sight menu icon WWII.png
Lens Sight
Weapon Level 2
Automatically unlocked in Zombies
Sight changed to a Lens Sight.
Quickdraw menu icon WWII.png
Weapon Level 3
Zombies level 4
Faster aim down sights time.
Grip menu icon WWII.png
Weapon Level 4
Zombies level 4
Reduced recoil while aiming down sight.
Reflex Sight menu icon WWII.png
Reflex Sight
Weapon Level 5
Zombies level 11
Sight changed to a Reflex Sight.
High Caliber menu icon WWII.png
High Caliber
Weapon Level 6
Zombies level 39
Increased headshot damage.
Steady Aim menu icon WWII.png
Steady Aim
Weapon Level 7
Zombies level 15
Reduced hipfire cone size.
FMJ menu icon WWII.png
Full Metal Jacket
Weapon Level 8
Zombies level 18
Increased surface penetration and increased damage done to Scorestreaks.
Increased penetration power against zombies.
4x Optic menu icon WWII.png
4x Optic
Weapon Level 9
Zombies level 22
Optic changed to a 4x Optic.
Rapid Fire menu icon WWII.png
Rapid Fire
Weapon Level 10
Zombies level 25
Rate of fire increase to 425 RPM
Extended Mag menu icon WWII.png
Extended Mags
Weapon Level 11
Zombies level 29
Magazine increased to 36
Reserve ammo increased to
Magazine increased to 48
Reserve ammo increased to 540
Advanced Rifling menu icon WWII.png
Advanced Rifling
Weapon Level 12
Zombies level 32
Increased damage falloff range.
Bayonet menu icon WWII.png
Weapon Level 13 Bayonet added to weapon, giving ability to one hit melee and charge by holding the melee button. N/A
Rifle Grenade menu icon WWII.png
Rifle Grenade
Weapon Level 14 Gives two grenades that can be fired from rifle, must be equipped first to fire. N/A


Name Rarity Perk Operation Notes
Final Form II Heroic Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII.png 15% Bonus Soldier XP
Latrodectus Epic Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII.png 10% Bonus Soldier XP Halloween Scream Item Icon WWII.png Halloween Scream Collection reward
Unique inspect animation.
The Mutant Epic Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII.png 10% Bonus Soldier XP
NZ-41 Rare Soldier Exp Bonus Items WWII.png 10% Bonus Soldier XP Exclusively Quartermaster Contract reward

Call of Duty: Vanguard

"Full-auto assault rifle with very accurate initial fire. Recoil becomes difficult to control with sustained fire."
— In-game description

The NZ-41 returns in Call of Duty: Vanguard.


The NZ-41 can be brought into any map via Create-A-Class, at Loadout rarity and can be found at any rarity via the Mystery Box for 950 Essence. When upgraded via the Pack-a-Punch Machine, it becomes the No Zed's Land.






  • Ravenwood Padded
  • LOR MK3 SC
  • Orbweaver Folding
  • Orbweaver E Pack
  • LOR Reinforced
  • Orbweaver Elite



Ammo Type

Rear Grip




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