Top 10 Deadliest Video Game Weapons

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    CELEBRATE 10 YEARS OF WATCHMOJO WITH OUR SPECIAL EDITION MAGAZINE, LINKS BELOW! When it’s a bodycount you want, you want this countdown. These are the biggest, most shock & awe inspiring, most powerful, top secret, genocide inducing weapons, gadgets & guns to come out of the virtual world. Welcome to and today we're counting down our picks for the Top 10 Deadliest Weapons in Video Games.

    00:31 #10. Quantum Deconstructor “Destroy All Humans” series (2005-08)
    01:13 #9. Hyper Beam “Super Metroid” (1994)
    01:54 #8. Hammer of Dawn “Gears of War” series (2006)
    02:39 #7. Spread Gun “Contra” series (1987)
    03:15 #6. Cerebral Bore “Turok” series (1997-2002)
    03:55 #5. Dark Energy Gravity Gun “HalfLife 2” (2004)
    04:38 #4. Experimental MIRV “Fallout” (2008)
    05:19 #3, #2 & #1: ???

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Comments: 711

  • Andrija Stefanovic

    top 10 the weakest wepons in video games

  • Tomas Rojas
    Tomas Rojas 3 days ago

    The Cain M-920, or as it's alternatively called: "I can't be bothered with playing this bit" from mass effect 2 deserves a mention here.

  • Skull 1987
    Skull 1987 5 days ago

    1 where is the ghost lantern from pixel gun it litterly insta kills someone and 2 they should have chosen the ryno 5 instead of the first one

  • Wesley Simmons
    Wesley Simmons 5 days ago

    GoW's Hammer of Dawn saved me many a time.

  • Sραятαη Cαт 420

    My Opinion.

    #10, AntiHero Rifle.

    #9, Prototype.

    #8, Prex Daedric Sword.

    #7, Last Prism.

    #6, Terra Sword.

    #5, Flame Balls.

    #4,3,2,1, All The Weapons From Sniper Category.

  • Feykro
    Feykro 8 days ago

    Ratchet & Clank 3 has the best weapon - RYNOCIRATOR. It's max level Ry3no. What does it do? It destroys everything you see in one shot.

  • Ocean Vlogs
    Ocean Vlogs 8 days ago


  • Jax Pro
    Jax Pro 11 days ago

    Energy sword

  • TCM1211
    TCM1211 12 days ago

    what about the TMD from Singularity?

  • Terastas
    Terastas 14 days ago

    Meh. Sorry, but one-hit kills are boring. So while B.F.G. wins the title of funniest abbreviation for a weapon, I'd much rather go into battle with a weapon that plays the 1812 Overture every time it's in use.

  • Matthew Boros
    Matthew Boros 17 days ago

    how about the angry wife? she'll smash your console and rip your nuts off

  • bpstyles
    bpstyles 18 days ago

    R.Y.N.O. is on here ... happy.

  • Lochlyn Gilberd
    Lochlyn Gilberd 25 days ago

    For number 5, is it just me or did he say Ceph as in the aliens from Crysis when referring to the combine?

  • djonesthe21
    djonesthe21 25 days ago


    DARIUS GABRIEL 25 days ago

    You missed the foam finger gun from dead space

  • derick chow
    derick chow 27 days ago

    i rather suggest halo pistol weapon it is f'ing sick

  • EnderAdam1
    EnderAdam1 28 days ago

    boi wheres the Metal Blade from Megaman 2

  • Oscar Andrade
    Oscar Andrade 1 month ago

    Already know the BFG 9000 is #1

  • assassin- chan RIMI
    assassin- chan RIMI 1 month ago

    I know a deadly video game weapon the warp star from SSBM

  • Shaun Dewey
    Shaun Dewey 1 month ago

    the BFG isn't a 1HKO, it's undoubtedly one of the best weapons in all of gaming thanks to it's awesome mechanics, but you CAN'T one hit a Cyberdemon, a Mastermind, yes.

  • Immanuel Anderson
    Immanuel Anderson 1 month ago

    Do a Top 10 Brutal Legend Guitar Solos

  • Aboud Abuseif
    Aboud Abuseif 1 month ago

    dubstep gun sants row?

  • Kevin McCallister
    Kevin McCallister 1 month ago

    What about the Peacemaker from the Jak and Daxter series? It kills every enemy on screen!

  • deathblade
    deathblade 1 month ago

    1 eh

  • Bohumil Stanko
    Bohumil Stanko 1 month ago

    Genocide Gun from EDF2025 is the deadliest weapon ever made.

  • Mattia Colombo
    Mattia Colombo 1 month ago

    Where is the Serious Bomb from the Serious Sam series????????

  • Anthony DeLuca
    Anthony DeLuca 1 month ago

    They seriously need to make another destroy all humans game. That games highly underrated

  • Max Cherepovsky
    Max Cherepovsky 1 month ago

    FU! Where the hell is Redeemer from Unreal series, ye bastards?!!!

  • Ryan A
    Ryan A 1 month ago

    No golden gun? Aka shoot someone in the foot and they die

  • Eyedunno
    Eyedunno 1 month ago

    #1 had better be the BFG9000.

    • Eyedunno
      Eyedunno 1 month ago

      I wasn't disappointed, but I am a little disappointed the Holy Hand Grenade from Worms Armageddon didn't make the list at all. C'mon!

  • devilishwolf45
    devilishwolf45 1 month ago

    sure bfg it's powerful but in some iterations it has limited ammo has no one ever heard of the SCARRUB GUN from halo 2 seriously in a battle between the 2 the scarrub gun would come on top

  • malfeitor665
    malfeitor665 1 month ago

    The crissaegrim from Castlevania SOTN....
    Pretty badassed on it's own..but dual wield that shit and even Galamoth goes down like a bitch.

  • Pablo Badui
    Pablo Badui 1 month ago

    No weapons from "Worms"??? What about the Donkey??????? THe Flying sheep?

  • TheReal Mclovin
    TheReal Mclovin 1 month ago

    Can't forget Mercenaries 2's Nuclear Bunker Buster!

  • Olivier Morin
    Olivier Morin 1 month ago

    In all this series of best guns in video games, NONE I mean NONE of borderlands guns were featured, not even in the honorable mentions! No Norfleet for this video, no Sandhawk for best SMGs, no Pimpernel for best Snipers, no Norfleet (again) for best launcher. I'm starting to believe that WatchMojo just never played this franchise.

  • Nostalgia
    Nostalgia 1 month ago

    lol what about the halo's? death star?

  • urban1337
    urban1337 1 month ago

    Black hole gun from saints row 4 vs samus' little disco laser? I know which one I'd pick

    BLACKDOG22 1 month ago

    Unreal tournament series "redeemer" love that series and that gun.

  • Fox Mulder
    Fox Mulder 1 month ago

    The Fusion Cannon from Turok and the Far Sight XR-20 Perfect Dark N64 and the Tank Cannon cheat Goldeneye N64.

  • N8te The M8
    N8te The M8 1 month ago

    The big fucking gun 9000. What else could be number one?

  • Gibran Guerra
    Gibran Guerra 1 month ago

    golden gun?

  • SgtReaper
    SgtReaper 1 month ago

    why is the redeemer from unreal tournament not in here???

  • Germi the savage
    Germi the savage 1 month ago

    Of all the amazing wonder weapons in zombies, like the origins staffs, the sliquifier, the ray gun mark 2 and 3, the thunder gun, the apothican servant, the babymaker, the blundergat, the paralyzer, the scavenger, etc, YOU PICKED THE RAY GUN?????

  • Ripro Lonect
    Ripro Lonect 1 month ago

    It's not very well known, but the Nornfang from Halo 5 is VERY powerful.

  • RedDusk369
    RedDusk369 1 month ago

    I would've ranted if Pandora's Box wasn't on the list, come on, it's 666 weapons combined into one which I'm pretty sure some of them can 1 shot an entire horde of low tier demons

  • The Pyromaniac
    The Pyromaniac 1 month ago

    Am i the only one that thaught that the knife from Cs Go would be number one

  • Patryk Repiński
    Patryk Repiński 1 month ago

    Where is armageddon from Worms?!

  • demonpride1975
    demonpride1975 1 month ago

    the rhino ahead of the experimental mirv. ok whatever.

  • Ryan Kopale
    Ryan Kopale 1 month ago

    The gjallarhorn should have been an honorable mention

  • * BAWz
    * BAWz 1 month ago

    Duke Nukem 3D Microwave Gun or Shrink Gun was much more "devastating" that the weak Devastator.

  • rimz32
    rimz32 1 month ago

    One Gun: M920-Cain (Mass Effect 2 & 3)

  • InfectedZee
    InfectedZee 1 month ago

    They didnt pick the best clip for making the Ray Gun look good... I know it was an honourable mention but come on guys!

  • Elad Waitzman
    Elad Waitzman 1 month ago

    What about the Nuke RPG from just cause 3?

  • Nick Jackson
    Nick Jackson 1 month ago

    This is Missing the Orbital Strike from SOE's Planet Side . Cmd Rank 5 OS would change the tide of battles in one of the best MMO shooters I've seen 30+ players wiped off the map with their Max Suits, tanks and Battle frame Robotics all dissolving from it's might. That Whine, The First Marker laser coming down and everyone scrambling to get out of it's AOE, Then Galaxy drop ships coming over the walls dropping in units... Ha man SOE killed a hell of a game. But that Orbital strike deserves a spot on this list.

  • Bruce Harrington
    Bruce Harrington 1 month ago

    Turock was fun as hell what about those crazy dark matter grenades ahah my fav

  • Jonjon Jon
    Jonjon Jon 1 month ago

    The M16 in Grand Theft Auto III. Rate of fire was overpowered as hell but really came in handy when you used it.

  • MACE_to_the_FACE
    MACE_to_the_FACE 1 month ago

    I feel like the Thunder Gun would've been better

  • BigRain101
    BigRain101 1 month ago

    no mention of saints row murica gun

  • AO 77777
    AO 77777 1 month ago

    The ray gun in call of duty zombies is actually one of the worst weapons because it cant be double pack a punched so it falls of after like round 30. Best call of duty zombies weapon are the Thundergun, Apothicon Servant and in my opinion close second is the 31-79 JGb215. This is because they are always 1 shot kill at any round and can take out a whole wave of zombies. The 31-79 JGb215 is slightly weaker as it doesn't make zombies die only makes them small so they die in 1 hit from any damage or running over them, but has highest ammo capacity for a wonder weapon so it can be considered the strongest weapon in the whole game for some people.

  • Jon 2
    Jon 2 1 month ago

    No thunder gun?

  • 123 456
    123 456 1 month ago

    nuke in Mercenaries 2

  • Person652001
    Person652001 1 month ago

    Gluon Gun and Gauss Gun from Half-Life 1 should be on the list.

  • Great Raggg
    Great Raggg 1 month ago

    bro revive me i have a ray gun

  • Danny Luck
    Danny Luck 1 month ago

    do most powerful video game weapons

  • Milo Lotus
    Milo Lotus 1 month ago

    The Scarab Gun from Halo 2 should have been at the top of the list. That shit is fucking brutal.

  • Spooner
    Spooner 1 month ago

    killstar from far cry blood dragon?
    "frickin laser beams"

  • Ana Grande
    Ana Grande 1 month ago

    where is Metal Gear?

  • IG_42
    IG_42 1 month ago

    Deus Ex Typhoon honourable mention?

  • ratchet qwark
    ratchet qwark 1 month ago

    no that overture music wasnt ratchet and clank2 it was from ratchet and clank: a crack in time :/

  • Elijah Salas
    Elijah Salas 1 month ago

    call of duty wonderwaffle

  • Nicholas Mackie
    Nicholas Mackie 1 month ago

    Boderlands 2 northfleet not even honorable mention? The gun is pretty just like the bfg!

  • David O'Toole
    David O'Toole 1 month ago

    The Ray Gun is fucking God-awful. Ray Gun Mark II or the Staff of Ice would be miles better

  • Levi Ackerman
    Levi Ackerman 1 month ago

    where is the AWP?

  • Shinobito1
    Shinobito1 1 month ago

    Where are "Grenades of Final Fuck-Uppery| from Battle for Pacific?

  • Nickallsopp92
    Nickallsopp92 1 month ago

    the chronocepter from the first Turok should've made this list, not the cerebral bore. I love the cerebral bore, don't get me wrong, but this is for the deadliest of weapons, What's deadlier than a ceptor that fires a charged nuclear blast that kills everything in it's way. Or even the fusion cannon, also from the first game, also the nuke weapon in Turok 2 Seeds of evil could've made this list.

  • Stephen Stern
    Stephen Stern 1 month ago

    I can't believe you left out any gun from Jak3

  • Fjorre Oostindie
    Fjorre Oostindie 1 month ago

    Where is the thunder gun from the black ops series

  • キッド白人の死

    what about "halo"??? .....they killl everything ahhaha

  • Trap
    Trap 1 month ago

    does fat Joe's pedigree count as a weapon?

  • Victor C
    Victor C 1 month ago

    Not sure how Mr. Zurkon isn't on here since he can deliver a symphony of pain and a concerto of suffering.

  • Garrett Howard
    Garrett Howard 1 month ago

    Ray gun as a honorable mention, clearly they haven heard of mister tentacle gun from blops 3.

  • tracid303
    tracid303 1 month ago

    how did the farsight from perfect dark not make the list?? lol

  • Connor Fort
    Connor Fort 1 month ago

    Shows the Ratchet and Clank remake which was released in 2016.
    Puts "Ratchet and Clank (2002)."

  • DeadlyDerpDog
    DeadlyDerpDog 1 month ago

    Where is the diamond hoe from minecraft?

  • Unchained Gamer
    Unchained Gamer 1 month ago

    BFG Mudafuka, called it

  • Vesperia Foolings
    Vesperia Foolings 1 month ago

    where is the phloginistator from tf2?

  • ALonelyWolf
    ALonelyWolf 1 month ago

    I was honestly hoping they would include the R.Y.N.O from Ratchet and Clank Up you Arsenal. For God sake you got a message from Gadgetron that told basically told you can destroy a galaxy with it XD

  • LD . Entertainment
    LD . Entertainment 1 month ago

    the raygun is not a deadly weapon at all dipshits

  • Lynxan
    Lynxan 1 month ago

    Awwwww.. no love for Toots from Red Faction?

  • Dragan Crnogorac
    Dragan Crnogorac 1 month ago

    I want wenom gun from wolfenstein

  • Mr. Raphael
    Mr. Raphael 1 month ago

    Was hoping to see the ACR from MW3

  • Arch Angel
    Arch Angel 1 month ago

    The experimental mirv only turns one mini nuke into 4, to get the 8, you have to buy the big boy mini nuke launcher from the weapons dealer in diamond city.

  • Tlot Pwist
    Tlot Pwist 1 month ago

    Concrete donkey from Worms

  • Tom Hammond
    Tom Hammond 1 month ago

    I fully expected the banana bomb from Worms to be number 1 on this list. After watching the video, it's not even on the list at all. WTF???

  • Haohmaru HL
    Haohmaru HL 1 month ago

    No spiny/blue shell?
    No finger gun from dead space?

  • Karim Al-shubasi
    Karim Al-shubasi 1 month ago

    What about some of the weapons in sunset overdrive?

  • Matt Cloud
    Matt Cloud 1 month ago

    I think the portal gun can be really dangerous, after knowing that you can create a portal onto the moon which can suck out the shit of everyone and suffocates them in the end; if you come think of it, if it gets superpowered just like the gravity gun, it can be really dangerous just like how a portal damaged the world in the half life universe

  • Wings of Lightning
    Wings of Lightning 1 month ago

    The RYNO is more powerful in Ratchet and Clank Going Commando

    • TheKoreanNom
      TheKoreanNom 1 month ago

      ikr, even ratchet deadlock had a stronger version of it.

  • The Faulkenhurst
    The Faulkenhurst 1 month ago

    Apple of Eden

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