The M249 is a machine gun for short distances with a high rate of fire. It has a high damage per shot, and it is effective at damaging all types of armored enemies. Its disadvantage is the low accuracy caused by the recoil. The Magma edition was painted with a red and orange color scheme. Exchange your Soul Gems for StatTrak™ M249 | Magma. The M249 is a machine gun, which is equipped with a box magazine. The ammunition is stored in the belt, which is attached to the box magazine. On the cover of the magazine, there are green markings to indicate that this magazine contains armor-piercing ammunition. However, the magazine itself does not contain any green parts. Exchange your Soul Gems for StatTrak™ M249 | Magma!