'Battlefield 1' March Expansion Update: Here's How to Unlock Six New Weapons In 'They Shall Not Pass DLC'; See Images
The six new weapons for "Battlefield 1" They Shall Not Pass DLC are revealed at the Community Test Environment (CTE), with images and their individual features. Players would need to complete certain requirements in order to unlock them. Each of these weapons has different prerequisites including the number of kills using a specific weapon variant.
Assisting a teammate by giving them supplies or reviving them is also one of the said requirements. For instance, to unlock the RSC 1917 Factory would require a player to use the M1907 SL Sweeper and get 50 kills and 50 revives. Here are the weapons that are revealed at the Community Test Environment, as reported by PVP Live:
Ribeyrolles 1918.This basic carbine pattern is a factory variant of the new sub-machinegun suitable for Assault class. It comes with a bipod allowing players to get very accurate hits under sustained fires.
To unlock this weapon, players should perform 50 kills using the Automatico M1918 Factory and perform 20 headshots with the MP18 Optical. A couple of variant weapons are expected to arrive in future CTE updates prior to the DLC's official launch.
Lebel Model 1886. This basic rifle will be available to the Scout class. It can quickly regain accuracy due to its reduced weight. It can be zeroed for 75, 150 and 300 meters. Players have to perform 50 kills with the Gewehr M.95 Infantry and 20 spot flare assists.
Chauchat Telescopic. This is one of the French army's most iconic weapons during the World War 1 and it will be playable through the Support class. It also comes with a bipod and telescopic sight.
This LMG variant offers long distance accuracy. To unlock this weapon, players should perform 15 kills in a round using the M1909 Benet-Mercie Telescopic and 10 kills with the Mortar.
RSC 1917 Factory. This basic self-loading rifle is an optical variant of the RSC that boosts its accuracy, but the recoil per shot is now heightened. In "Battlefield 1", unlocking this weapon would require 50 kills using the M1907 SL Sweeper and perform 50 revives.
Sjögren Inertial Factory. This is a semi-automatic shotgun with a Swedish touch useful for close quarter combats. A Slug variant of this weapon is also expected to arrive. To unlock this weapon, players should perform 50 kills using the Model 10-A Slug and perform 15 kills with the M97 Trench Gun Hunter in a round.
Melee Weapons. In addition to the weapons mentioned above, They Shall Not Pass DLC will also allow players to access three new melee weapons - the Nail Knife, Trench Fleur and Cogwheel Club.
Check out the cool images of the new weapons revealed at the CTE. There are also new maps, a new game mode and new vehicles coming with the new DLC. They Shall Not Pass DLC for "Battlefield 1" will be out next month on the PS4, Xbox One and PC.