TGS discusses the best sniper rifles in the business and what makes them great.
"Sniper rifles are powerful, accurate over long distances, and relatively light compared to weapons that fire explosive charges. The greatest advantage, however, is the ability a sniper rifle gives a player to be sneaky. You can risk your life (and stats), machine gun or shotgun in hand, by meeting a well-armed man face to face, or pick up a sniper rifle, climb the tower, and blast the fool from where he can't get you."
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