Best Tempus Torrent Warzone 2 loadout: Class setup, attachments & perks

An operator using the Tempus Torrent Marksman Rifle on Dome.Activision

Season 2 Reloaded introduced a new marksman rifle and it’s already making a splash in the Warzone 2 meta. In order to maximize this gun’s potential, we’ve got the best Tempus Torrent loadout in WZ2 for you to use on Al Mazrah and Ashika Island.

DMRs dominated Warzone 1, as the DMR 14 Tactical Rifle took over battle royale lobbies for months following Black Ops Cold War’s integration. Some community members still consider the classes reign of terror one of the most overpowered metas in Warzone history. The class has failed to make similar waves in WZ2 due to LMGs becoming the go-to choice for long-range engagements.

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However, a new contender emerged in Season 2 Reloaded with the introduction of the Tempus Torrent Marksman Rifle. Here’s everything you need to know about getting the most out of Warzone 2’s latest weapon.


Best Tempus Torrent Warzone 2 loadout

Tempus Torrent weapon in Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2Activision
The Tempus Torrent is a new DMR marksman rifle that arrived in Season 2 Reloaded.


  • Barrel: 14″ Chroma LRS
  • Optic: AIM OP-V4
  • Underbarrel: Phase-3 Grip
  • Ammunition: 7.62 High Velocity
  • Magazine: 30 Round Mag

In the Season 2 Reloaded blog post, the developers described the Tempus Torrent as offering the “versatility of the M4 platform and the velocity and impact of 7.62 rounds.”

Marksman rifles require precise accuracy, and the Phase-3 Grip improves aiming idle stability and recoil stabilization. In the Season 2 Reloaded update, the developers reduced the ADS penalty on barrel grips, making the Phase-3 Grip even stronger.

Best Tempus Torrent Warzone 2 class: Perks & equipment

Season 2 removed perk packages. With the freedom to choose any perks in Warzone 2, we recommend using Battle Hardened, Fast Hands, and High Alert.

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As for equipment, we recommend using a Drill Charge for the lethal category to take care of annoying campers or vehicles. Smoke Grenades are the perfect tactical selection for moving between cover.

How to unlock the Tempus Torrent in Warzone 2

To unlock the Tempus Torrent Marksman Rifle in Warzone 2, players can complete its Weapon Challenge, which requires you to get 25 Double Kills with a Marksman Rifle. This challenge will be easier to complete in multiplayer in the Close Quarters playlist or whichever small map playlist is available.

Additionally, players can simply purchase the weapon with real money via a Store Bundle available after the update.

Best Tempus Torrent alternatives in Warzone 2

If the Tempus Torrent does check all of the boxes for you, we recommend using the TAQ-M or EBR-14. The TAQ-M is accurate, strong, and easy to use with the right attachments. While the EBR deletes foes with its impressive damage output.

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