It is very accurate and thus is good when picking off enemies at long range due to its precision and can eliminate unarmored opponents in a few shots.
Its 8X scope can make this weapon devastating in long ranges.
This can prove helpful when against an opponents armed with a shotgun.
This weapon will remain perfectly accurate if you hold down the fire button.
If particularly gifted in the ways of accuracy, the M.A.T.A.D.O.R can become a fearsome long-range weapon, allowing the user to carry a more situational weapon in the Special slot such as the High Voltage.
It is useful for finishing off an enemy doing uncommon moving patterns.
This can be a good makeshift sniper weapon due to its scope and high firing rate. It can take out any very mobile distant enemies or beyond that a basic sniper rifle that can take out.
Due to its excellent accuracy and high fire rate, this is useful for taking air enemies with ease.
Aim at the head for extra points.
Even if you miss the first shot, keep calm and try again, as this Sniper's high fire rate will allow you to fire again in no time; do not panic.
The high mobility can be used by outmaneuvering the enemy at a close range.
This weapon is incredibly accurate, back off to avoid anyone attacking back.
This weapon's reload is speedy, therefore you can survive in most situations.
The reload will be amplified even further if you equip with reload-boosting wear.
However, it isn't particularly efficient when surrounded, as the low spread will make clearing out all enemies quickly more difficult. Making it a not a good choice for a crowd control.
Experienced users can easily noscope with this weapon, so be ready with hitscan explosive weapons.
Users can use this as a makeshift sniper weapon due to its scope. So take them out with the same weapon or a reliable sniper weapon to take them out quickly before they can kill or heavily damages you.
Engage the users using high mobility and high-efficiency weapons.
Rush the user using a deadly close quarters weapon such as Frozen Dragon or Gas Launcher.
However, do not rush them head-on, as experienced players can kill you without using the scope.
A semi-effective counter to this weapon is using weapons or gadgets with the Slowing Targets down attribute. However, be aware that skilled users would know how to counter this strategy.
If you can, then sneak up behind the user and kill the user with a powerful weapon.
Keep out of this gun's users' sight.
Use high damage weapons such as the Ghost Lantern to kill users at close range, as well as to compensate for its armor bonus.
Alternatively, try engaging with a sniper from afar. Do not forget, however, that this weapon can easily kill you in long ranges even if the user is not using a scope.
Unlike most primaries, waiting for its users to run out of ammo is not the good idea since it features the rapid reload.
It resembles the assault rifle version of Impulse Sniper Rifle, considering its name.
However, due to its name, it is full-automatic unlike the Impulse Sniper Rifle, firing at 725 RPM.
It is one of the most accurate assault rifle when you are hip firing as this weapon has very little recoil or no crosshair spread.
It has been given "Armor Bonus" and "Critical Damage" and at the same time has the scoping intensity increased from 8X to 10X zoom in 14.3.0 update.
In the 15.0.0 update, it became more cheaper as its price was reduced from 460 to 220 .
However, in the 15.7.0 update, its price was increased to 320 for balancing.
It is one of the primaries (firing hitscan weapons) with unstoppable accuracy.
Its efficiency was updated in the 15.8.0 update to comply with the real PG3D's 15.4.0 efficiency update.
However, this is entirely different story as for the real 15.4.1 update have increased the efficiency cap to 74 instead of 59. Further, the 15.8.0 efficiency system (which is up to 59 in terms of efficiency cap) is unaffected by that unexpected update.