March 2018: Calculations have been vastly improved and expanded upon.
Feb 2016: First release.
Figuring out the best weapon for a situation is very hard. It's probably more difficult than you realize. I will now attempt to figure out what the highest DPS weapon is in the game while taking into account as many variables as possible. If you want to just jump straight into the results, go ahead. But I think you will fail to appreciate just how far I've went to try to make my data as true as possible.
This article will make multiple assumptions:
1. You don't care about sneak damage.
2. You are playing on PC and will use YUP to fix glitchy perks, but not other gameplay mods.
3. Gun condition is always 100%. (Anything but 100% CND means lower crit ra…
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