All Skulls, Nightfall Strikes

Published on: Sep 12, 2014 @ 21:37 Some of this information can also be found in the official strategy guide. [divider] There are two main factors that influence the difficulty of a mission in PvE: the level of the mission and the Skulls active for that mission. Mission level is set to a certain baseline for Story missions and Strikes, but once you hit 20, all missions can be scaled up to (and beyond) Level 20. There is also a special set of Vanguard Strikes that allow you to play a random Strike at Level 18, 20, 22, or 24. Two Skulls

Which Faction is Right for You?

Published on: Sep 12, 2014 @ 15:35 Destiny currently has 5 factions with vendors: Dead Orbit, Future War Cult, New Monarchy, Vanguard and Iron Banner. Factions are groups of like-minded Guardians and other citizens of the Tower and the City who have banded together around a certain philosophy. It was not always so; Faction wars once raged in the City’s earliest days…   This article will focus on DO, FWC, and NM. You can represent each faction throughout the game, but only one at any given time. [divider] How do I gain Faction Rep? For PvE Factions other than the Cryptarch, reputation is earned in PvE by completing Vanguard Strikes, bounties, and

Go to This Area for Engrams!

Published on: Sep 11, 2014 @ 22:49 The Ishtar Commons on Venus, which you can easily access via the Patrol, will earn you a decent amount of Engrams. This guide by Completionist is not necessarily a quick way to get Engrams, but it’s one of the best due to the amount of enemies and the ease it takes to mow them down. Note: In this video he gained much more than you will, simply because the amount being dropped has already been hot-fixed, but it’s still a great place to grind for them and gain tons of experience. The Postmaster in the Tower will mail you

Level 20! Now what?

Published on: Sep 11, 2014 @ 12:21 Once you’re level 20, the game opens up much more. 20 is just the beginning, and eventually you’ll be able to reach the actual level cap – 30 – via Light. Light is an armor stat that is only available once you reach the 20 soft-cap. Light Level 21 21 32 22 43 23 54 24 65 25 76 26 87 27 98 28 109 29 120 30 LevelCapGaming has a great video that answers the question, “What can I do once I’m level 20?” Reddit user neubourn has some helpful advice about some of your

Gold Chest Guide, Loot Farming, & More

Published on: Sep 9, 2014 @ 17:14 Reddit user TheTurboFD released a video demonstrating how to farm the chests around the Forgotten Shore area. The chests in that area are constantly re-spawning, but in different locations. This video may contain spoilers! If you haven’t already seen the guide to locate all of the Gold chests, take a look at this article. He shows off some of the most common areas where they’ll spawn, and gives us an idea about what we can expect to earn from the chests besides just Glimmer and Spinmetal. In addition, DattoDoesDestiny & IGN have video video guides

[Spoilers] Sparrow Guide

Published on: Sep 8, 2014 @ 0:37 Again, thanks to Reddit user DRayX17, he provides us with more content with a bit of speculation, thanks to the help of DestinyDB. [divider] Tier 1 (Common) Durability Speed Abilities 70 3 Boost Sparrow S-10 The S-10 is obtained as part of the story during The Warmind (level 4. You can actually do this mission immediately after Restoration to get your sparrow a little early. Tier 1+ (Common) Durability Speed Abilities 80 4 Boost, Quick Brake Sparrow S-11 I don’t think this one is actually in the game. On destinydb.info, there is an item that looks like it

All Gold Chest Locations & Dead Ghost Hints

Published on: Sep 7, 2014 @ 15:45 This article contains spoilers! Reddit user DRayX17 graciously provided a list of all of the Gold Chest locations & Dead Ghost hints in the game. This is from the official strategy guide. For video walkthroughs of all the Gold Chests, check out this article. [divider] Tower Dead Ghosts: Number Area Hint 1 Tower Plaza – Tower Watch Hey… Where do these stairs go? 2 Tower North The Speaker knows many secrets. 3 Tower Plaza – Traveler’s Walk “I can see the frontier from here.” 4 Hall of Guardians You passed it on your way in, don’t miss it

Auto Rifle Weapon Guide

My name is Byf takes a look into Destiny’s weapons. In this weapon guide video he covers Rare, Legendary and Exotic Auto Rifles. He also investigates many of the upgrades that can be made to AR’s, as well as what build’s  this weapon excels in with the classes (Hunter/Titan/Warlock). Whilst there is no best weapon or weapon type in Destiny, there are some strong contenders in the AR category. The standard Automatic Rifle is ideal for a number of combat scenarios. The base model features fully-automatic firing, with a rate and duration-of-fire specific to the pressure applied to the trigger. [divider] In other news, Killworthy Gaming has an admittedly controversial video