The Last of Us 2 - Bolt-Action Rifle Weapon Stats

Guide on bolt action rifle stats and best upgrades in The Last of Us 2.

The Last of Us 2

Bolt-Action Rifle

Long-range rifle with high damage and slow fire rate.
Weapon List


Location Starting weapon
Firepower ★★★
Fire Rate ★☆☆
Range ★★★
Accuracy ★★★
Round Acquisition ★★☆ (uncommon)
Silencer Compatibility No
Usage ★★☆ (Effective against powerful enemies).

List of Upgrades

Name Detail Priority
Stability Add weight to the stock to decrease weapon sway. ★★★★
6x Scope Add a scope to aim at distant targets with greater accuracy by pressing x ★★★
Damage Replace the barrel to fire more powerful shots ★★
Capacity Add a magazine to increase reload speed and hold more rounds.

Focus on stability to help line up shots as you progress through the levels. Follow up with 6x scope upgrades to fine tune your aiming. Even though damage investment can be quite tempting to invest on, the above mentioned upgrades cater to more players who are getting familiar with its use. However, if you’re not struggling with proper aiming, you can opt to sacrifice the other upgrades in favor of damage from the get-go.

Crafting and Upgrade

Upgrade Effect Cost
Stability +40% Stability 50
Capacity +3 Magazine Capacity
+65% Reload Speed
6x Scope 80
Damage +25% Damage 100

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