Remnant 2 Weapons Tier List – Long Guns, Handguns And Melee Ranked

Find out the best ranged and melee weapons in our Remnant 2 tier list below.

Remnant From the Ashes added an interesting twist to the Souls-like formula by focusing on guns and so is applicable even in its sequel. In Remnant 2, you have a variety of options when it comes to long-range guns, handguns, or even melee weapons. While having these many choices is nice, it can also be confusing to decide which you should use. So to help you out here are 3 tier lists focusing on the strongest weapons in each category ranked from best to worst.

Remnant 2 Best Long Guns Tier List

Remnant 2 Best Long Guns Tier List
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No matter if you are new to this game or a veteran, long guns are a go-to for most players. Not only do they offer a good range, but depending on the one you are using you even get strong firepower. These will be your primary weapon and you should use them for mid to long-range fights.

S Tier

  • Sagittarius
  • Nightfall
  • Widowmaker

A Tier

  • Alpha–Omega
  • Merciless
  • Deceit
  • Sporebloom
  • Aphelion
  • Savior

B Tier

  • Pulse Rifle
  • Plasma Cutter
  • Crescent Moon
  • Starkiller
  • Crossbow
  • Chicago Typewriter
  • XMG57 “Bonesaw”
  • Twisted Arbalest
  • Blackmaw AR-47
  • AS-10 “Bulldog”

C Tier

  • Royal Hunting Bow
  • Huntmaster M1
  • Wrangler 1860
  • Rusty Level Action
  • Repulsor

D Tier

  • Coach Gun
  • Ford’s Scattergun

Remnant 2 Handguns Tier List

Remnant 2 Best Handguns Tier List
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Handguns are your secondary weapon and are good for when you want to take the fights up close against your enemies. These are needed when you are in sticky situations where you are out of ammo with your main gun, but can’t afford to reload. So just switch to them to continue the fight.

S Tier

  • Rune Pistol

A Tier

  • Star Shot
  • Nebula
  • Cube Gun
  • Sorrow
  • Double Barrel
  • MP60-R
  • Hellfire

B Tier

  • Meridian
  • Tech 22
  • Silverback Model 500
  • Bolt Driver
  • Enigma
  • Rupture Canon

C Tier

  • Sureshot
  • Repeater Pistol
  • Western Classic
  • Service Pistol

D Tier

  • Rusty Repeater

Remnant 2 Melee Weapons Tier List

Remnant 2 Best Melee Weapons Tier List
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If you are really looking to get the Dark Souls experience then you have to go with the melee weapons. But using the not-so-powerful ones can make the playthrough more painful than it has to. The weapons here have you covered no matter if you want damage strong enough to stagger your enemies or something for a longer range.

S Tier

  • World’s Edge
  • Atom Smasher
  • Atom Splitter
  • Stone Breaker

A Tier

  • Nightshade
  • Iron Greatsword
  • Gas Giant
  • Red Doe Staff
  • Royal Broadsword

B Tier

  • Dreamcatcher
  • Scrap Hammer
  • Huntress Spear
  • Rebellion Spear
  • Feral Judgement
  • Scrap Staff

C Tier

  • Ornate Flail
  • Steel Flail
  • Labyrinth Staff
  • Steel Spear
  • Smolder
  • Bone Chopper
  • Hero’s Sword
  • Spectral Blade
  • Decayed Claws
  • Blade of Gul
  • Edge of the Forest

D Tier

  • Krell Axe
  • Rusted Claws
  • Scrap Hatchet
  • Assassin’s Dagger
  • Steel Katana

F Tier

  • Steel Sword
  • Vice Grips
  • Godsplitter
  • Knuckle Dusters

That’s all for the tier lists of best long guns, handguns, and melee weapons in this game. I suggest you also check out our Remnant 2 section for more!