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Tranquilizer gun

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A tranquilizer gun (or tranq gun) is a handheld firearm whose ammunition is non-lethal, and used to knock enemies unconscious. Tranquilizer guns in the Metal Gear Solid games include:

Tranquilizer guns are extremely effective in that they are a suppressed, non-lethal way, to temporarily eliminate an enemy threat. Metal Gear Solid 2-4, Portable Ops, and Peace Walker all have a tranquilizer guns in their game. It has been confirmed through released gameplay that Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain will have a tranquilzer gun. It is unknown if it has customizable attachments like other, more lethal weapons.

Behind the scenes

In Portable Ops and Portable Ops Plus, the ammunition containers for the Mk22 and the Mosin Nagant (the 9mm T and the 7.62mm T, respectively) had the star and crescent on the containers, implying that the tranquilizer rounds were made in the Middle East.

In Metal Gear Solid: HD Collection, hitting 100 soldiers with tranquilizers in Metal Gear Solid 2 will result in the unlocking of the achievement/trophy "Don't Taze Me, Bro."

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