Check out the Battle Hardened Perk guide in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2019 (COD: MW)! See what the perk does in multiplayer, how to unlock it and what combos work great!
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Battle Hardened - Perk Explained
Battle Hardened Perk Basic Information
|Battle Hardened||Reduce strength of enemy flash, stun and EMP effects.|| Unlocks at level 26|
Significantly Decreases Status Effects
With the Battle Hardened Perk, enemy flash, stuns, and EMP effects have reduced effects, allowing you to quickly recover and respond against the enemy offensive.
Battle Hardened Multiplayer Tips
Use When Playing Defensively
Enemies are likely to use flash and stun grenades to flush you out of your position. Use Battle Hardened when you're planning on hunkering down to defend a route or an objective.
Does Not Reduce Lethals' Damage
Grenades and other lethals' damage are not reduced by this perk. You must equip the E.O.D. Perk for that effect.
Usefulness Varies With Game Modes
Battle Hardened's usefulness may be increased in some multiplayer game modes due to the sheer volume of tactical equipment being thrown around. This includes Search And Destroy, Cyber Attack, and etc.Check out All Multiplayer Modes List here!
Battle Hardened Perk - Best Combo Options
Best Perk Combo Options
|E.O.D.||Take reduced damage from non-killstreak explosives and fire. Hack enemy Claymores, Proximity Mines, and C4.||Perk 1|
|Kill Chain||Killstreaks earned in your current life earn kill credits for other killstreaks.||Perk 2|
Use With E.O.D To Counter Lethals
Complete your defense by reducing the damage dealt by enemy grenades with the E.O.D. perk.
Defend & Earn Killstreaks With Kill Chain
You can use Kill Chain to earn more killstreaks while comfortably defending a position with the Battle Hardened Perk.
Best Equipment Combo Options
|Claymore||Proximity-activated explosive mine.||Lethal|
|Molotov Cocktail||Improvised incendiary device that explodes on impact.||Lethal|
|Proximity Mine||Pressure-triggered explosive that deals heavy damage to vehicles.||Lethal|
Deter Enemy Attacks With Claymore
Since you'll be playing defensibly, add another layer of defense by using claymores to delay the enemy advance. You can also use this to guard your rear.
Use Molotovs To Block Enemy Routes
Use Molotovs to block enemy pathways when they are rushing towards your position. Time it well and it can even score you some kills.
Equip Proximity Mines In Ground War
Use Proximity Mines to counter ground vehicles in the Ground War Game Mode. Plant them on places around the objective that vehicles are more likely to go through.