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M249 light machine gun
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The M249 is one of the many firearms that provided fast and vast amount of firepower, which was used effectively by the Prototypes. Alex Mercer trained himself by consuming military personnel unlike James Heller.
The machine gun is highly effective against infected civilians and Walkers. It is also capable of causing high amount of damage to the Hunter and Brawler class enemies, as well as against the D-Code soldiers.
The gun provides military squads in Manhattan Island with the heavy volume of fire of a machine gun, combined with accuracy and portability approaching that of a rifle.