The method Battlefield 1 opens work is remarkably easy – as you play each class type and unlock brand-new ranks, the more weapons there will be offered to you.

From there, you require to invest War Bonds to utilize them, which is where things get a little tricker – listed below we describe how the currency works, how to invest them, and at what point every weapon opens by class then rank.

Battlefield 1 War Bonds – How to get them and where to invest them

War Bonds are opened by ranking up with the video game’s different classes, and are utilized to open weapons and gizmos.

While you can see every Battlefield 1 weapon from the video game’s primary menu, this isn’t where you invest your War Bonds and begin opening products. Instead, when you are playing a match, personalize your loadout to see the weapons you can open.

It’s a complicated method of doing things, however something designer DICE is looking to amend down the line.

Battlefield 1 opens – list of every unlock by class and rank

Here is a list of every Battlefield 1 unlock, by class and rank. Note that there’s a relatively clear rates structure for each kind of weapon:

  • Primary Weapons – 200 War Bonds
  • Side Arms – 150 War Bonds
  • Pilot, Tanker and Cavalry main and side arms – 150 War Bonds

Meanwhile, all Gadgets are opened immediately (see our Battlefield 1 weapons statistics list for these) however some might cost War Bonds prior to they end up being available.

Assault class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) MP 18 Trench (Primary)
M1911 (Sidearm)
Combat Knife (Melee)
Club (Melee)
Shovel (Melee)
Bayonet Charge (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) M97 Trench Backbored (Primary)
MP 18 Optical (Primary)
Automatico M1918 Factory (Primary)
P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
Mle 1903 (Sidearm)
Gasser M1870 (Sidearm)
1903 Hammerless (Sidearm)
Rank 1 Model 10-A Factory (Primary)
M97 Trench Gun Hunter (Primary)
Automatico M1918 (Primary)
Compact Trench Knife (Melee)
Bedouin Dagger (Melee)
Trench Knife (Melee)
United States Trench Knife (Melee)
Rank 2 M97 Trench Gun Sweeper (Primary)
MP 18 Experimental (Primary)
12g Automatic Backbored (Primary)
Spiked Club (Melee)
Trench Mace (Melee)
Hatchet (Melee)
Pickaxe (Melee)
Rank 3 Model 10-A Slug (Primary)
Model 10-A Hunter (Primary)
Automatico M1918 Storm (Primary)
12g Automatic Hunter (Primary)
12g Automatic Extended (Primary)
Rank 10 Hellriegel 1915 Factory (Primary)
C93 (Sidearm)
No. 3 Revolver (Sidearm)
Kolibri (Sidearm)

Medic class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) Ci-Rigotti Factory (Primary)
M1911 (Sidearm)
Combat Knife (Melee)
Club (Melee)
Shovel (Melee)
Bayonet Charge (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) Ci-Rigotti Optical (Primary)
Selbstlader M1916 Factory (Primary)
M1907 SL Sweeper (Primary)
P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
MI1 1903 (Sidearm)
Auto Revolver (Sidearm)
C96 (Sidearm)
Taschenpistole M1914 (Sidearm)
Rank 1 Ci-Rigotti Trench (Primary)
M1907 SL Factory (Primary)
Mondragon Storm (Primary)
Autoloading 8 .35 Factory (Primary)
Compact Trench Knife (Melee)
Bedouin Dagger (Melee)
Trench Knife (Melee)
United States Trench Knife (Melee)
Rank 2 Selbstlader M1916 Marksman (Primary)
M1907 SL Trench (Primary)
Autoloading 8 .35 Extended (Primary)
Spiked Club (Melee)
Trench Mace (Melee)
Hatchet (Melee)
Pickaxe (Melee)
Rank 3 Selbstlader M1916 Optical (Primary)
Mondragon Optical (Primary)
Mondragon Sniper (Primary)
Autoloading 8 .35 Marksman (Primary)
Rank 10 Selbstlader 1906 Factory (Primary)
C93 (Sidearm)
No. 3 Revolver (Sidearm)
Kolibri (Sidearm)

Support class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) Lewis Gun No Weight (Primary)
M1911 (Sidearm)
Combat Knife (Melee)
Club (Melee)
Shovel (Melee)
Bayonet Charge (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) Lewis Gun Suppressive (Primary)
M1909 Benet-Mercie Storm (Primary)
Madsen MG Low Weight (Primary)
P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
Mle 1903 (Sidearm)
Repetierpistole M1912 (Sidearm)
Bull Dog Revolver (Sidearm)
Modello 1915 (Sidearm)
Rank 1 M1909 Benet-Mercie Telescopic (Primary)
Madsen MG Storm (Primary)
MG15 n.A. Low Weight (Primary)
Compact Trench Knife (Melee)
Bedouin Dagger (Melee)
Trench Knife (Melee)
United States Trench Knife (Melee)
Rank 2 Madsen MG Trench (Primary)
MG15 n.A. Storm (Primary)
BAR M1918 Trench (Primary)
Spiked Club (Melee)
Trench Mace (Melee)
Hatchet (Melee)
Pickaxe (Melee)
Rank 3 Lewis Gun Optical (Primary)
M1909 Benet-Mercie Optical (Primary)
MG15 n.A. Suppressive (Primary)
BAR M1918 Storm (Primary)
BAR M1918 Telescopic (Primary)
Rank 10 Huot Automatic Low Weight (Primary)
C93 (Sidearm)
No. 3 Revolver (Sidearm)
Kolibri (Sidearm)

Scout class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) SMLE MKIII Marksman (Primary)
Gewehr 98 Infantry (Primary)
M1911 (Sidearm)
Combat Knife (Melee)
Club (Melee)
Shovel (Melee)
Bayonet Charge (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) Russian 1895 Sniper (Primary)
SMLE MKIII Infantry (Primary)
P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
Mle 1903 (Sidearm)
Marks Automatic (Sidearm)
Bodeo 1889 (Sidearm)
Frommer Stop (Sidearm)
Rank 1 Russian 1895 Trench (Primary)
Gewehr M. 95 Carbine (Primary)
M1903 Experimental (Primary)
Compact Trench Knife (Melee)
Bedouin Dagger (Melee)
Trench Knife (Melee)
United States Trench Knife (Melee)
Rank 2 MGewehr M. 95 Marksman (Primary)
M1903 Marksman (Primary)
Spiked Club (Melee)
Trench Mace (Melee)
Hatchet (Melee)
Pickaxe (Melee)
Rank 3 Russian 1895 Infantry (Primary)
Gewehr 98 Marksman (Primary)
Gewehr 98 Sniper (Primary)
SMLE MKIII Carbine (Primary)
M1903 Sniper (Primary)
Rank 10 Martini-Henry Infantry (Primary)
C93 (Sidearm)
No. 3 Revolver (Sidearm)
Kolibri (Sidearm)
DLC just Lawrence of Arabia’s SMLE (Primary)

Pilot class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) C96 Carbine (Primary)
Survival Knife (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) P08 Artillerie (Primary)
Pieper M1893 (Primary)
Frommer Stop Auto (Primary)
P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
Rank 10 Sawed Off Shotgun (Primary)
M1911 Extended (Primary)

Tanker class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) C96 Carbine (Primary)
Survival Knife (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) P08 Artillerie (Primary)
Pieper M1893 (Primary)
Frommer Stop Auto (Primary)
P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
Rank 10 Sawed Off Shotgun (Primary)
M1911 Extended (Primary)

For more pointers on Battlefield 1, have a look at our primary Battlefield 1 Guide, pointers and techniques center; our Battlefield 1 maps breakdown, our total list of Battlefield 1 weapons statistics, opens and War Bonds guidance, and Codex Entries; how to get the small weapon Kolibri; how to get Battlepacks, Scrap and Puzzle pieces; and class guides for the Battlefield 1 Elite Classes, Medic class, Support class, Scout class, and professional Pilot, Tanker and Cavalry classes, too.

Cavalry class opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) Cavalry Sword (Melee)
Rank 0 (Warbonds Required) P08 Pistol (Sidearm)
Rank 3 Russian 1895 Infantry (Primary)

Elite Classes opens list

Rank Weapon opened
Rank 0 (Unlocked) MG 08/15 (Primary)
Wex (Primary)
Tankgewehr M1918 (Primary)
Survival Knife (Melee)
Rank 10 Sawed Off Shotgun (Sidearm)