Lightning AR-2 or the Violin Gun is a fictional assault rifle in Counter-Strike Online and part of Lightning series. It was released alongside Z-VIRUS: Second Evolution and can only be obtained randomly from the Code Box.
Lightning AR-2 is the second generation of Lightning AR-1 with a "Bass Violin" appearance. It is created by Gunsmith, whose inspiration is to use instruments as firearms. It fires 30 rounds of 7.62×51mm NATO cartridges and boasts an excellent penetration power. This weapon, when fired, feels almost like the well-known AK-47.
- Short reload speed
- High rate of fire
- High accuracy in long range
- High damage
- Obtainable via Code Box only
- High recoil
- Limited Code Box weapon and already removed from Code Box (in some regions)
- Long drawing time
- Same damage as the AK-47.
- Lighter as the M4A1.
- Same rate of fire as most of the assault rifles.
- Same clip size as most of the assault rifles.
- Reload time same as the AK-47.
- Same ammunition type as the AK-47 (7.62 NATO).
Comparison to Lightning AR-1
- Higher damage (+1)
- Higher rate of fire (+2%)
- Both of them can be obtained via Code Box only
- Lower accuracy (-5%)
- Higher recoil (+3%)