The Arctic Warrior is a 7.62 bolt-action sniper rifle first introduced in the Lifeline DLC of State of Decay and it is a returning military-spec rifle-class weapon featured in State of Decay 2.



The Arctic Warrior based on the Accuracy International Arctic Warfare series of bolt-action rifles designed for military and police sharpshooters.

  • State Of Decay - Lifeline

The in-game model features a folding-stock body with a dark-olive finish and it uses a powerful, long-range scope.

  • State Of Decay 2

The in-game model now features a fixed-stock body with a simple green finish plus a brown and white camouflage pattern, it comes with a short-range scope.


State Of DecayEdit

"Pinpoint accuracy at long range, this rifle is a huge success in military units."

State Of Decay 2Edit

"Exceptionally heavy, bolt-action, mag-fed military sniper rifle. Relied upon by the world's best."



State Of DecayEdit

  • Accuracy: 5/5.
  • Durability: 4/5.
  • Noise: 5/5.
  • Recoil: 4/5.
  • Can suppress: Yes.
  • Scoped: Yes.
  • Weight: 14.3 lbs.
  • Ammo Type: 7.62mm
  • Ammo Capacity: 5.

State Of Decay 2Edit

  • Class: Rifle.
  • Accept Muzzle Attachments: Yes.
  • Scoped: Yes: (Short-Range Scope).
  • Custom Upgrades: No.
  • Firing Modes: Single.
  • Weight: 14 lbs.
  • Salvage: 30 Parts.
  • Ammo Type: 7.62mm.
  • Ammo Capacity: 8+1.

Item ListsEdit

The following item lists contain this item:

Note: S=State of Decay storyline; B=Breakdown; L=Lifeline.


State Of Decay 1Edit

  • It can be found and taken from the supply locker at first for free.
  • Can be requested at the Military Base's supply locker for 102 Influence points.
  • It can be found inside of military crates and military stash in the Story and Breakdown modes in State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition.

State Of Decay 2Edit

  • Rarely found inside Military containers and Military crates.
  • Rarely used by some Enclave members at all maps.
  • If the tutorial is selected, the helping U.S. Army Soldier will wield a Arctic Warrior rifle.
  • Can be found as a loot after destroying a Plague Heart.


  • A soldier wielding a Arctic Warrior in State Of Decay: Lifeline, this model feature a full olive drab green body and have a long-range scope
  • A Arctic Warrior as shown in the State of Decay 2 - Gameplay Launch Trailer.
  • A Player-controlled Survivor with a Arctic Warrior rifle in State of Decay 2, note the camouflage finish and a short-range Scope, which fits more for a urban marksman use than a proper long-range sniper use.
  • A Player-controlled Survivor aiming a Arctic Warrior rifle in State of Decay 2. This model features a fixed-stock Chassis, green camouflaged finish and a short-range Scope.
  • A Arctic Warrior rifle in State of Decay 2 zoomed in, still a very useful weapon to use in short-to-mid range sniper engagements.
  • A Arctic Warrior inside of a U.S Military container, it still the second main way to find this rifle, aside the granted rifle found in the tutorial mode.


See alsoEdit

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