All Weapons Location Unlock Guide - Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End only allows you to carry two weapons together, the first for the short range attacks, the second for the long ones. You can select short range weapons with the left D-pad, while for long range weapons use the right D-pad and go for it. If you are looking into obtaining all the weapons included in Uncharted 4 or understanding which is better for your purpose, read what follows so you can discover pros and cons, together with locations where to find them all.
Basic weapon you can find at the Prison in chapter 5.
Semi-automatic pistol with close range low damage and slow rate of fire, moderate accuracy
Firearm you meet first time in the prologue.
Semi-automatic pistol with close range moderate damage and rate of fire, moderate accuracy
Automatic pistol to use in close combat, you'll find it at the auction in chapter 7.
Fully automatic pistol with close range low damage and very high rate of fire, high recoil but poor accuracy
Pistol with three-round burst fire and good damage at close/moderate range, you'll find it in Madagascar (chapter 10).
It's a pistol with mid range and moderate damage, moderate rate of fire and recoil, and good accuracy
Similar to a short, double barreled sawed off shotgun, but not as powerful as the special Flintlock. You will find it in chapter 8, Scotland.
It's a semi automatic revolver, medium range, high damage and slow rate of fire. It has moderate recoil and good accuracy.
POWER SIDE ARMS
It's a pirate pistol similar to a single barreled sawed off shotgun, very useful in close range and able to kill armored soldier. It can also knock the helmet off an armored brute. You'll find it in chapter 8, Scotland.
Flintlock is a semi automatic revolver with mid range, very high damage, slow rate of fire and good accuracy, and moderate recoil.
This is also in chapter 8, Scotland, and it's a very powerful weapon you should only use against armored enemies.
It is a high caliber pistol with medium range and very high damage, slow rate of fire and high recoil w/good accuracy.
You will find it in Chapter 8, Scotland, and it's good for medium range battles.
It is a fully automatic assault rifle with mid to close range, low damage and moderate rate of fire, recoil and accuracy
This weapons is only available for you to get at the auction in chapter 7.
It's a fully automatic submachine gun with a faster rate of fire than the AK-47. It's useful in close range but it is provided with low damage and poor accuracy. High recoil.
You will find it in chapter 10, Madagascar.
It's a powerful assault rifle with three round bursts when continuous fire is on. It works in mid range, with moderate damage and rate of fire, low recoil and good accuracy (R3 allows you to use scope).
You will find it in chapter 13.
It's slightly less powerful than FAL but with better range and a faster rate of fire. Moderate recol and R3 activates the scope.
Find it in chapter 8 (Scotland). It's a semi automatic rifle with slow rate of fire and mid to long range, producing high damage and moderate recoil. Accuracy is good and also works with R3 activating the scope.
It's an upgraded assault rifle with high rate of fire and moderate damage. Recoil is high, while accuracy is moderate.
You will find it in only two locations: chapter 8 in Scotland at the bridge battle in Crushing mode and Chapter 9, Scotland, in the cathedral basement.
It's a heavy machine gun with medium range and very high damage, high rate of fire and medium recoil together with low accuracy.
SHOTGUNS AND SNIPER RIFLES
SPEZZOTTI 12 GAUGE
Find it at the auction in chapter 7.
It's a pump action shotgun with very close range and high damage, but slow rate of fire and high recoil/spread.
Find it in chapter 7 in Crushing mode or in chapter 13 in all difficulty modes.
It's a semi automatic shotgun with close range and extremely high damage, medium rate of fire and medium recoil/spread. You can drop the Spezzotti when you meet it.
It's in chapter 13 for the first time.
It's a semi automatic scoped rifle with long range and high damage, moderate rate of fire, high recoil and very good accuracy. R3 activates the scope.
It's in chapter 9, Scotland.
Mazur LDR is a bolt action sniper rifle with long range and very high damage, but slow rate of fire. Accuracy is very good but recoil high.
It's a submachine you will only find in chapter 5 by the prison.
It has close range capabilities and moderate damage, as well moderate rate of fire, low recoil and poor accuracy of course.
It's in chapter 13 the first time (Marooned).
It's the most powerful assault rifle you will find in the game, with fast firing automatic rifle, mid range and high damage. Extremely fast rate of fire, low recoil and good accuracy – almost perfect.
Get it the first time in Chapter 18 or Chapter 10 if you are in Crushing mode.
Heavy machine gun with a medium range and very high damage, but medium rate of fire. Good accuracy and low recoil.
Chapter 10 (Madagascar) in Crushing mode, or chapter 17 with a flawless battle riding elevator and in chapter 20.
It's a single shot RPG with medium to long range and very high damage, very slow rate of fire and recoil. Medium accuracy (1-hit kills).
CHINA Lake GL
China Lake is a grenade launcher you will find in Chapter 10, Madagascar.
It's a pump action grenade launcher to be specific, with medium range and very high damage. Slow rate of fire and ability to kill armored in two hits.
Grenades you get in Madagascar, chapter 10. Thrown explosive projectile for high damage
Only in Scotland, chapter 8. Thrown explosive projectile and high damage
First time in chapter 14, Libertalia. It's a wooden barrel for you to use as a melee weapon as well for high damage.
Firearm detonated explosive or melee object or thrown projectile. Find it in chapter 8, Scotland.