—Information accurate as of: build 904.83
The Thompson is a submachine gun which shoots Pistol Bullets and holds 20 rounds of ammunition. The Thompson was the fastest firing gun in the game, until the Custom SMG was added, which has a higher fire rate. The gun suffers from a shabby accuracy.
The Thompson has higher damage than the MP5A4, but lower range, recoil (lower recoil is better, making it easier to control), and accuracy, making it more suitable to close range encounters.
The Thompson can be crafted with:
- The Thompson in Rust is based on the real-life Thompson sub-machinegun (used in WW2 by American officers), aka the "Tommy Gun".