The Fighting Lion is an Exotic single-shot grenade launcher that can be equipped as an Energy weapon. But should you use it? Probably not. The good: Grenade launcher in the Energy Weapon slot. The bad: Everything else. Low damage, small blast radius, not worth its Exotic status. Delayed Gratification: Grenade projectiles will bounce off surfaces. Hold to fire, and release to detonate. Countermass: This weapon is weighted for vertical recoil. Greatly controls recoil. Increases stability. Increases handling speed. Implosion Rounds: This weapon’s projectiles travel faster and have a controlled explosion. Increases projectile speed. Greatly increases stability. Decreases blast radius.
Trials is now live, and will be active until the next weekly reset. The map is Eternity, which has a mysterious otherworldly vibe to it. To access Trials, simply go to the Crucible section in the Director and select it. Pre-made teams of 4 will be able to play in this mode as long as they’ve completed the Campaign, Call to Arms Crucible Milestone at least once, and have 260 or more Power. You will not start gaining losses on your ticket until your first win. If you rack up 3 losses on a single ticket, the ticket will automatically
Xur is located on Nessus in the Watcher’s Grove. He has the following: He’s selling gear with 270 Power, with Merciless for 29 Legendary Shards, and Raiden Flux, Wings of Sacred Dawn, and Doom Fang Pauldrons for 23 Legendary Shards. If nothing else, pick up Merciless! [divider] Armor Review Raiden Flux It’s a quite-solid straight up vertical buff to your Super. While I would argue previously that this ability is best relegated to trash clearance (orange bars are fair game, too!), this gives you the ability to chain together an increasingly damaging combo on bulkier foes. Providing they don’t have
Important to note: During no-respawn encounters, everyone will have a revive token that you can see at the bottom right of the screen. This means you will only be able to revive someone else 1 time. Most chests will only reward tokens, which can be turned in to Benedict 99-40 in the Tower. Standard Bearers A few times during the raid, you’ll need to defeat the Standard Bearers to unlock the next room. Killing a Stand Bearer will allow one of your team members to pick up a Relic that needs to be placed in the center of the room.
There are three Exotic weapons awaiting Guardians in the Destiny 2 endgame and they’re all rewarded from doing a World Quest. In order to access these World Quests you must have completed the main campaign. Each World Quest has their own suggested power level you should be at before tackling them, with the highest being 260 for the EDZ quest. As noted in this article, it’s best to complete these when your Power level is at least 260, since Exotics are an easy way to increase your power level. Rat King Let’s start with what’s quite possibly the most difficult
Every public event in Destiny 2 features a hidden requirement that, once met, will trigger a more difficult heroic version. Many of these will spawn an additional boss or spawn more powerful enemies, and it’s always worth it to do the heroic version, as they increase your chances at greater rewards, including Exotic engrams. Here’s how to activate 8 different types of Heroic Events: Ether Resupply In order to trigger the heroic version of the battle against the giant Servitor, you must kill all of the smaller Servitors that spawn. There is usually one that initially spawns, followed by a
Here’s what you have to look forward to in the coming weeks: 9/5 – 9/6 Destiny 2 Launch Flashpoint – European Dead Zone Nightfall – The Arms Dealer (Prism and Timewarp: Killing Time modifiers) 9/12 First weekly reset Flashpoint – Nessus Nightfall – The Inverted Spire (Momentum and Timewarp: Rings modifiers) Nightfall Guided Games beta begins 9/13 The Leviathan raid launches 9/15 Trials of the Nine launches Countdown game mode on Eternity Xur makes his first appearance in Destiny 2, bringing with him a selection of Exotics 9/19 Flashpoint – Io Nightfall – Exodus Crash (Attrition and Timewarp: Anomalies modifiers)