How to perform a finishing move in MW3


    In most multiplayer first-person shooters, you can perform a finishing move animation or execution on an enemy, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is no different. This is how you can make a finisher in MW3.

    How to do a finishing move in Modern Warfare 3

    To perform a finishing move in MW3, stand behind an enemy and hold the melee button. While tapping the melee input allows you to hit the opponent, holding it will trigger a short animation of you executing it. The default keybind for melee is my on PC and on a controller, you need to press the button right stick.

    Keep in mind that your finishing move may stop mid-stream if an enemy shoots at you or your teammates shoot at the operator you’re executing. There are a variety of different styles of finishers that you can unlock through cosmetic packs and battle passes. Each finisher has a varied animation for three different stances the enemy could be in: standing, prone, or down. Executions can be performed in the game just for fun or to complete certain challenges.

    Related: All the new weapons in MW3 and how to unlock them.

    How to equip a finishing move in Modern Warfare 3

    Every operator in MW3 has a finishing move equipped by default. To change it, go to the Operators menu, hover over a character and you will see the final move tab (see first image). Press the assigned button to open the selection screen (second image) and equip your preferred move.

    Stay tuned to Pro Gaming Guides for more Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 content. In the meantime, check out our article on Better equipment of DG-58 LSW and integrated MW3.


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