For fans of The Matrix or John Wick, you’ll be glad to know you can dual-wield certain weapons in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – here's how to get the Akimbo Attachment in CoD MW3 to live out your gun-fu dreams.


If you’re new to CoD MW3 Multiplayer, we’ve also covered how to use the Tac-stance, get Close Call Kills and Clean Kills so that you can rank up and Prestige quicker.

If single player is more your bag, you can check out how long the campaign is, all the missions as well as our review.

We’ve also gone through who brings all the characters such as Makarov to life by going over the MW3 cast.

If you’re completely new, be sure to have a perusal of where CoD MW3 takes place on the Call of Duty timeline, as longtime fans will know that this is actually the second CoD MW3.

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But alas, you won’t have any free hands to click on any other articles if you have a gun in each so read on!

How to get Akimbo Attachment in CoD MW3 explained

To get the Akimbo Attactmnent, you have to equip either a Handgun or Machine Pistol and reach a certain level with it or complete a challenge then select the Akimbo Perk in the Gunsmith menu.

The ten weapons and their corresponding Akimbo unlock rank can be seen below.

  • .50 GS – Unlock Level 9
  • GS Magma – Unlock Level 9
  • X12 – Unlock Level 12
  • X13 – Unlock Level 12
  • WSP Stinger – Unlock Level 14
  • COR 5 – Unlock Level 17
  • 9mm Daemon – Unlock Level 20
  • FTAC Siege – Score 25 kills while hip-firing
  • Renetii – Unlock Level 25
  • P890 – Unlock Level 26

That’s plenty of unlocking to be getting on with so you better get straight to it!


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