- "Bolt-action sniper rifle. High damage, 1-shot kill to the head, chest, and shoulders. Hold LSHIFT while ADS to steady."
- — In-game description
- Ammo (Blackout): .50 Cal
- Operator Mod: None
- Country of Origin: United States of America
The Paladin HB50 appears in all Zombies maps within Black Ops 4, and is found within Mystery Box. When upgraded via the Pack-a-Punch Machine, it becomes the Righteous Fury with the magazine size increased to 10 rounds and its ammo reserve increased to 120. It is unlocked for customization in the armory at level 33.
- There is an unusable integrated Reflex Sight on the default scope. Its model is somewhat similar to the one that the Strife has.
- The Paladin appears to be made by the fictional company Hyper.
- The Paladin was originally called the "Vanguard" in pre-alpha builds.