Confused about which Specialist to use? Here is a list of recommended specialists to use for CoD: BO4 beginners & newcomers.
Best Specialist Criteria - How Do We Choose?
A main difference of Specialists is their unique weaponry and equipment. Equipment charge time is fast compared to that of weaponry, so you have many chances to activate the equipment. We chose best specialists with powerful equipment that is easy to use and versatile.
PROPHET - Enemy Detector
Prophet - Basic Information
|Tempest||A tactical style rifle that shoots electrically charged Shock Rounds.|
|Seeker Shock Mine||A rolling shock mine that seeks enemy players, paralyzing them on contact.|
Reason For Recommending:
PROPHET is excellent for scouting especially with the Seeker Shock Mine as this will find and disable enemies for you. Use it to check if an area is safe and free of hostiles.
How To Utilize Seeker Shock Mine
After Seeker Shock Mine is used, it will start moving and searching for enemies. Follow it till it finds enemies. If you are lucky, enemy will be stunned by the Seeker Shock Mine and you may get an easy kill.
AJAX - Area Clearance
|Ballistic Shield||Durable transforming defensive shield with a built-in machine pistol|
|9-Bang||Tactical grenade that flashes and stuns. Can be cooked to detonate multiple times.|
Reason For Recommending
AJAX has a great area clearance skill. 9-Bang can be thrown to the area where more than one enemies, so enemies in the area will be stunned. Then it is time for you to charge in!
How To Utilize 9-Bang
When you think enemies are ambushing in the area ahead of you. It is the right time to throw the 9-Bang. 9-Bang will flash and stun enemies so that you can charge without fear.
RECON - Intel Operations
|Vision Pulse||Pulse the map to reveal all enemies for yourself and teammates|
|Sensor Dart||Sensor equipment that reveals enemies in its proximity|
Reason For Recommending
Recon's Sensor Dart can reveal enemies in the mini map (Left Top in the battle screen). It's a very strong equipment for detecting enemy locations and great when you are not sure where enemies are.
How To Utilize Sensor Dart
Since enemy can destroy deployed Sensor Dart. It is recommended to put at locations that enemies would not notice. Examples are on top of roofs, behind objects etc.
Recommended Specialists For Each Game Mode
Game modes have unique rules & gameplay which can change the roles of specialists, depending on which is chosen. As you get to know game modes, try different specialists & find which works best!