The CAWS-90 is a weapon that appears in Soldier of Fortune: Payback.

The weapon is available from the start of the game and can be equipeed into of of the primary slots.

The CAWS-90 is a good starter weapon but can be used effectively throughout the game as it posses a high fire rate and high damage. The weapon's only drawbacks are it's reload time and it being unable to be modified.

  • The weapon is based on the real life Mossberg 590 Compact cruiser.
  • The weapon incorrectly holds 7 rounds while in real life it holds only 5.
  • The weapon's high fire rate most likely comes from the equipped foregrip.
  • In Soldier of Fortune 2, there was a variation of this weapon that appeared.
  • This weapon appeared in 2 other Cauldron games: Secret Service and Jurassic: The Hunted

The CAWS-90 in the weapon selection menu.


The real life Mossberg Shotgun.