Red 9

The Red 9 is a German-made World War 1 era pistol. The Red 9 gets its name from the large number 9 burned and painted in red into the grip panels. This was put there to remind soldiers that this variant of the pistol is chambered for 9mm rounds. It has a 10 round magazine and is chambered…

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The Derringer pistol is a ‘pocket pistol’, designed to be compact, but powerful. It’s currently in DayZ Experimental patch 0.50. It can chamber two .45 acp rounds at a time and fit comfortably inside almost any clothing item as it only requires two inventory slots – making it the perfect surprise weapon which can be…

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DayZ Standalone: Makarov


The Makarov is a Russian semi-automatic pistol widely in use by the Soviet Union up until around 1991. The Makarov was one of the more common weapons in DayZ mod and it looks like it may be a more common weapon in DayZ Standalone also. It fires the new .380 Auto ammunition. It is not…

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DayZ Standalone: Longhorn


The Longhorn pistol is a new pistol just added to the DayZ Experimental patch. It’s based on a ‘G2 Contender’ and is famed for its ease of use, accuracy and caliber range. It is compatible with the Long Range Scope and fires .22 rounds. Where To Find: The  Longhorn  is primarily found in residential locations….

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DayZ Standalone: P1 Pistol

P1 Pistol

The P1 pistol is based on the P38 – a 9mm semi-automatic pistol developed at the beginning of WWII in Germany. Developed to replace the costlier ‘Luger’ pistol, it’s an accurate and cost-effective weapon that was mass produced for the German military. In DayZ, the P1 pistol performs very similarly to the other pistol in…

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DayZ Standalone: Amphibia S

Amphibia S

The Amphibia S is a rimfire, single-action, semi-automatic pistol manufactured by Sturm, Ruger & Company in the 1980’s. It was at one point used by Us Navy Seals and has a long, thin barrel designed for use with the .22 rounds, making it integrally-suppressed. Where To Find: The Amphibia S is currently only found at Helicopter…

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DayZ Standalone: M1911 Pistol

1911 Pistol

The 1911 Pistol is a single-action, semi-automatic pistol designed in 1911 by John Browning. The pistol was widely used by the US military throughout the twentieth century and it fires .45acp rounds. It is popular both as a military pistol and as a civilian weapon. Where To Find: The 1911 is primarily found in residential locations….

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DayZ Standalone: Magnum Python

Colt Python

The Colt Python (also called Magnum, in-game), is a .357 Magnum caliber revolver first introduced in 1955. Widley described as one of the finest production revolvers ever made, they have a reputation for power, accuracy, a smooth trigger pull. The Colt Python in DayZ is a powerful weapon. It does not require a magazine so…

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DayZ Standalone: FNX

FNX 45

The FNX 45 is a basic, semi-automatic pistol with a capacity of 15 rounds. The FNX 45 in DayZ was the first pistol introduced in the game. It’s a standard military style pistol with a 15 round capacity and moderate range and damage. Although the FNX is not extremely rare, sometimes you find them without…

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DayZ Standalone: CR 75


The CR75 is powerful semi-automatic pistol made in the Czech Republic. It is popular throughout the world and known for it’s quality and versatility, while being reasonably priced. As it stands the CR75 pistol packs much less power than the 45s or .357 pistols in the game. Where To Find: The CR75 is primarily found in military…

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