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AF-19 Mercenary
AF-19 Mercenary
The AF-19 Mercenary became the standard issue carbine for the NC due to its low production costs. It features controllable recoil that makes it effective at close to medium ranges.
Cert Cost: Default Icon resource certpoints 25x25
DC Cost: Default Icon Daybreak Cash
General Info
Empire: Icon NC
Can Use: Icon Light AssaultIcon Engineer
Weapon Type: Carbines
Fire Rate: 600 RPM
Muzzle Velocity: 500m/s
Effective Range: Medium
Fire Modes: Automatic,
Headshot Multiplier: 2x
ADS Move Speed Multiplier: 0.5x
Max Damage: 167 before 10m
Min Damage: 125 after 70m
Reload Speed
Short Reload: 1.8s
Long Reload: 2.75s
Magazine Size: 30
Ammunition Pool: 180
Hip Aim
Crouch Still: 1 0.03
Move: 1.5 0.15
Stand Still: 1.5 0.03
Move: 2 0.3
Bloom per Shot: 0.12 0.06
Sprint: 5
Jump/Airborne: 2
Vertical: 0.4
Horizontal, Min/Max: 0.175/0.175
Horizontal Tolerance: 0.45
Angle Min/Max: 0°/0°
Bias: ← = →
Recoil Decrease: 18
First Shot Recoil Multiplier: 1.75x
Data source: 1. 2.

The AF-19 Mercenary is the standard issue carbine of the New Conglomerate.  This weapon trades off a high fire rate for more damage per bullet. This weapon serves itself proficiently with its directed medium-range combat purpose. Avoid close quarters with other players unless a laser sight is added, or a better weapon would be more suited. The burst-fire variant of this weapon is the Gauss Compact Burst, and the select-fire variant is the Gauss Compact S.

Advice: mouse controlled burst fire (2 or 3 bullet per burst) combined with mouse compensated recoil will allow it to be used more effectively at medium to long range.

Damage with Range:

167 @ 10 meters

143 @ 44 meters

125 @ 70 meters


Available attachments
HS/NV Scope (1X) Nanite Systems' HS/NV scope has no magnification, but provides high contrast outlines to nearby objects and illuminates nearby soldiers.
Ns weapon scope hsnv scope
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TekLyte Reflex (1x) TekLyte's standard reflex sight allows for superior close-range target acquisition over traditional iron sights.
More reticles for this scope available, see full article.
Icon weaponAttachment nc redDotSight01
GD RefleXR (2x) The RefleXR from Genudine Dynamics includes 2x magnification, making it the preferred sight for urban combat scenarios.
More reticles for this scope available, see full article.
Icon weaponAttachment nc redDotSight05
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LX Tacti-Eye (3.4x) Featuring 3.4x magnification and a simple crosshair, OcuLuxx's Tacti-Eye owes its success to its simplicity and ease of use.
Nc weapon scope lx tacti-eye x3.4
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LACO (3.4x) Utilizing a holographic red dot and 3.4x magnification, the NC's Laser-Assisted Combat Optics has significant flexibility over other mid-range scopes.
Nc weapon scope laco x3.4
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TrueShot (4x) The TrueShot makes use of a simple crosshair and 4x magnification. Its lightweight 'box' housing obscures less than typical scopes of its class.
TrueShot (4x)
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LX Mark IV (4x) OcuLuxx's sturdy Mark IV scope features 4x magnification and a triple chevron reticle, allowing the user to compensate for bullet drop.
LX Mark IV (4x)
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Barrel Attachments
Suppressor The suppressor reduces the noise and muzzle flash generated by the firearm, and prevents the player from showing on the minimap when firing. Bullet velocity and effectiveness at range are reduced.
Suppressor (NC)
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Flash Suppressor A flash suppressor makes the shooter less visible to the enemy, but will increase the range at which you'll appear on enemy minimaps.
Flash Suppressor (NC)
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Rail Attachments
Darklight Flashlight The rail mounted Darklight Flashlight can illuminate hostile cloaked infiltrators and dark areas but the light can give away your position.
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Laser Sight A laser sight increases the user's hipfire accuracy by 25%.
Laser Sight
Forward Grip A forward grip increases control of the weapon, reducing horizontal recoil by 25%.
Forward Grip (NC)
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No Ammo available.

Ribbons and MedalsEdit

It is possible to get both Ribbons and Medals for using the AF-19 Mercenary. Each Ribbon is a standard reward for achieving a set amount of kills with the AF-19 Mercenary. Medals relate to how many overall kills you have with the AF-19 Mercenary.


Ribbon Icon Requirements
AF-19 Mercenary Service Ribbon
Assault Rifle Ribbon
10 kills.

See more available ribbons on the Service Ribbons page.


Medal Icon Requirements Certification Rewards
No Medal
Medal Empty
0 kill No Reward
Copper Medal
Medal Copper
10 kills 2 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
Silver Medal
Medal Silver
60 kills 10 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
Gold Medal
Medal Gold
160 kills 20 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
Auraxium Medal
Medal Araxium
1160 kills 200 Icon resource certpoints 25x25

History Edit

  • December 1, 2016 Update
    • Hipfire minimum cone of fire while airborne now uses the same minimum hipfire cone of fire as a player who is walking.

Gallery Edit

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