XM8 Sharpshooter
Heckler & Koch XM8 Sharpshooter
Country of Origin:
  • Germany
  • United States
  • Weapon Type: Semi-Automatic Sniper Rifle
    Fire Modes: Semi-Automatic
    Ammunition: 5.56×45mm NATO
    Feeding System:
    Affiliation(s): Aeran Pierce

    The Heckler & Koch XM8 Sharpshooter is a semi-automatic sniper rifle variation of the Heckler & Koch XM8 Rifle. It is seen in BlackSite: Area 51.


    The XM8 is the other weapon immediately given to the player through the eyes of Aeran Pierce. It is used as a specialized sniper rifle throughout the game and holds only 5 rounds, chambered in the 5.56×45mm NATO ammunition.