- "Auto, semi, and burst capable assault rifle used by SAS, best in medium range encounters."
— In-game description
Situations and Terrorist Hunt
The HK33 is a 5.56mm assault rifle developed in the 1960s by West German armament manufacturer Heckler & Koch GmbH (HK), primarily for export. It capitalizes on the success of their G3 design, as well as develop a family of small arms (all using the G3 operating principle and basic design concept) consisting of four types of firearms: the first type, chambered in 7.62×51mm NATO, the second—using the Soviet 7.62×39mm M43 round, third—the intermediate 5.56×45mm caliber and the fourth type—chambered for the 9×19mm Parabellum pistol cartridge.
In-game, and designated as the AR33, this assault rifle is a decent, all-rounder primary weapon. However, its magazine capacity is something left to be desired, as it's a rather mediocre size of 25 rounds plus an additional round in the chamber. The recoil pattern, while not necessarily easy to control, is still rather manageable given its rate of fire.
- High fire rate.
- Manageable recoil.
- Has a two-round burst fire mode.
- Mediocre magazine size.
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege
- The name, AR33, is simply an abbriviation of Assault Rifle 33.
- The AR33 in-game is modeled after the HK33A2 variant.