Dec 13 – Jan 3, 2022
Access: Free for all players
The Dawning is a limited-time live event in Destiny 2 that celebrates the winter season and the spirit of giving. During the Dawning, Eva Levante brings her baking supplies and Holiday Oven for all players to use and create holiday gifts that can be given to vendors across the system. To create these gifts, players must defeat various enemies in unique ways to earn materials and use Eva’s Holiday Oven to combine them into baked gifts.
This year players can complete challenges using the Event Card to unlock rewards including an emblem, shader, and an Exotic Ghost. There is an option to upgrade the Event Card using Silver to unlock more rewards! Completing all Event Card challenges grants the new Seal and tittle “Star Baker”.
Players will also be able to earn a new Legendary Pulse Rifle called, Stay Frosty. In addition, to cosmetics available at Eververse.
Help: Official Guide by Bungie
After completing the first step of The Dawning quest bounties and items will appear in Eva Levante’s inventory.
How to get Stay Frosty?
Complete The Dawning quest (This quest is only available during The Dawning).Use Eva’s Holiday Oven to bake a gift for Commander Zavala
Quest Reward: Stay Frosty
- Origin Trait: Dawning Surprise – Rapidly defeating targets awards a Dawning gift. Defeated powerful targets count as more than one.
- Deliver your gift to Commander Zavala in the Tower Courtyard.
- Open your Event Card and claim your first Event Challenge. The Event Card can be accessed from the Quests tab, or Eva’s vendor screen.
- Return to Eva Levante to let her know Zavala has received his gift.
- Purchase an upgrade from Eva Levante.
- Return to Eva Levante in the Tower.
Event Card Rewards
How to upgrade the Event Card
Spend 1,000 Silver which also includes an instant Event Pack reward bundle.
- Instantly Unlocks with Upgrade: Event Pack – Includes Downhill Skiing exotic emote, Forward Erebus exotic sparrow, and Noble Rime shader.
- Mountainside Shell Exotic Ghost Shell – 7 event tickets
- Action Figure Showdown Legendary Emote – 5 event tickets
- Gift Stack Entrance Transmat Effect – 3 event tickets
- Warm Hat Projection Ghost Projection – 1 event ticket
- AND MORE!
Event Card Challenges
|Dawning of the Dawning||Complete the Dawning introduction quests, “Bake a Cookie” and “Give a Gift to Zavala.”|
|Amateur Baker||Bake 6 types of cookies in the Dawning Oven.|
|Adept Baker||Bake 13 types of cookies in the Dawning Oven.|
|Expert Baker||Bake 20 types of cookies in the Dawning Oven.|
|Shopping Spree||Purchase all 12 Dawning upgrades from Eva with Dawning Spirit.|
|Snowball Ops||Defeat 100 combatants with snowballs in the Vanguard Ops playlist.|
|Snowball Dares||Defeat 100 combatants with snowballs in Dares of Eternity.|
|Thundersnow||Defeat combatants or Guardians with Arc weapons or abilities.|
|Deep Freeze||Defeat combatants or Guardians with Stasis weapons or abilities.|
|Snowmelt||Defeat combatants or Guardians with Solar weapons or abilities.|
|They Call It sNOw||Defeat combatants or Guardians with Void weapons or abilities.|
|Vanguard Eternity||Complete Vanguard Ops or Dares of Eternity activities.|
|Competitive Spirit||Complete Crucible or Gambit matches.|
|Nightmare Seraph Before Dawning||Complete Nightmare Containments or Heist Battlegrounds.|
|With Light Comes Dawn-ing||Complete activities in Savathun’s Throne World.|
|Bake-stravaganza||Bake 50 cookies in the Dawning Oven.|
|Star Baker||Earn the Dawning 2022 Seal.|
Kinetic Pulse Rifle (Stasis)
Heavy Machine Gun (Solar)
Energy Fusion Rifle (Void)
Kinetic Submachine Gun
Heavy Sword (Stasis)
Unity Gift Exchance
Exchange for A Gift in Return. Guaranteed to contain either the Glacioclasm Fusion Rifle, the Avalanche Machine Gun, or the Stay Frosty PR7 Pulse Rifle.
Edgy Gift Exchange
Exchange for A Gift in Return guaranteed to contain either the Zephyr Sword, the Cold Front Submachine Gun, or the Stay Frosty PR7 Pulse Rifle.
Event Rewards and Offerings
Here’s a look The Dawning armor as well as other items available during The Dawning (most of these items are from Eververse).
Check out our Eververse page to view all items available from Eververse.
Materials and Recipes
A main part of The Dawning is gathering Materials and Essence of Dawning by defeating enemies and completing different activities. Materials can be combined and used in Eva’s Holiday Oven to create various treats to give to vendors.
How to Masterwork Eva’s Oven
Discover all recipes.
NOTE: Talk to Eva Levante in the Tower to get the Eva Levante Oven 2.1 at any point during the event.
The Dawning 2022 Ingredients
|Ingredient||Source (Drops from)|
|Balanced Flavors||Bow, Scout Rifle, Sniper Rifle, and Pulse Rifle kills.|
|Bullet Spray||Auto Rifle, SMG, and Machine Gun kills.|
|Cabal Oil||Cabal enemies|
|Chitin Powder||Hive enemies|
|Dark Ether Cane||Scorn enemies|
|Dark Frosting||Stasis kills|
|Delicious Explosion||AoE kills (grenades, grenade launchers, rocket launchers)|
|Electric Flavor||Arc kills|
|Ether Cane||Fallen enemies|
|Finishing Touch||Finisher kills|
|Flash of Inspiration||Generate Orbs of Power|
|Impossible Heat||Solar kills|
|Null Taste||Void kills|
|Perfect Taste||Precision kills|
|Personal Touch||Melee kills|
|Pinch of Light||Collect Orbs of Power|
|Sharp Flavor||Sword kills|
|Superb Texture||Super kills|
|Taken Butter||Taken enemies|
|Vex Milk||Vex enemies|
Cookie Delivery Helper Quest
Once you have baked your first batch of cookies, you will get the Cookie Delivery Helper quest. Here are the quest steps:
|Step||Treats and Vendors|
|1||– Lavender Ribbon Cookies – Saint-14 (Tower)|
– Telemetry Tapioca – Banshee-44 (Tower)
– Infinite Forest Cake – Failsafe (Nessus)
|2||– Gentleman’s Shortbread – Devrim Kay (EDZ)|
– Hot Crossfire Buns – Ada-1 (Tower)
– Eliksni Birdseed – Hawthorne (Tower)
– Blueberry Crumblers – Shaw Han (Cosmodrome)
|3||– Chocolate Ship Cookies – Amanda Holiday (Tower)|
– Traveler Donut Holes – Ikora (Tower)
– Vanilla Blades – Shaxx (Tower)
|4||– Etheric Coldsnaps – Variks (Europa)|
– Bright-Dusted Snowballs – Tess Everis (Tower)
– Lucent Crunch – Fynch (Throne World)
– Ascendant Oatmeal Raisin Cookies – Eris (Moon)
|5||– Strange Cookies – Xur (Eternity)|
– Dark Chocolate Motes – Drifter (Tower)
– Classic Butter Cookies – Eva Levante (Tower)
|6||– Starwort Thins – Elsie Bray (Europa)|
– Bittersweet Biscotii – Crow (H.E.L.M.)
– Candy Dead Ghosts – Spider (Eliksni Quarter)
– Ill-Fortune Cookies – Petra Venj (Dreaming City)
Bake cookies for allies using Vex Milk and other ingredients. Banshee-44 can be found in the Tower Courtyard, and prefers Telemetry Tapioca, which uses Vex Milk and Bullet Spray. Saint-14 can be found in the Tower Hangar, and prefers Lavender Ribbon Cookies, which use Vex Milk and Personal Touch. Failsafe can be found on Nessus, and prefers Infinite Forest Cake, which uses Vex Milk and Impossible Heat.
2. Cookie Delivery Helper
Bake cookies for allies using Ether Cane and other ingredients. Ada-1 can be found in the Tower Annex, and prefers Hot Crossfire Buns, which use Ether Cane and Balanced Flavors. Devrim Kay can be found in the EDZ, and prefers Gentleman’s Shortbread, which uses Ether Cane and Perfect Taste. Shaw Han can be found in the Cosmodrome, and prefers Blueberry Crumblers, which use Ether Cane and Bullet Spray. Suraya Hawthorne can be found in the Tower Bazaar, and prefers Eliksni Birdseed, which uses Ether Cane and Personal Touch.
Bake cookies for allies using Cabal Oil and other ingredients. Amanda Holliday can be found in the Tower Hangar, and prefers Chocolate Ship Cookies, which use Cabal Oil and Null Taste. Ikora Rey can be found in the Tower Bazaar, and prefers Traveler Donut Holes, which use Cabal Oil and Flash of Inspiration. Shaxx can be found in the Tower Courtyard, and prefers Vanilla Blades, which use Cabal Oil and Sharp Flavor.
Bake cookies for allies using Chitin Powder and other ingredients. Eris Morn can be found on the Moon, and prefers Ascendant Oatmeal Raisin Cookies, which use Chitin Powder and Finishing Touch. Fynch can be found in the Throne World, and prefers Lucent Crunch, which use Chitin Powder and Perfect Taste. Tess Everis can be found in the Tower Courtyard, and prefers Bright-Dusted Snowballs, which use Chitin Powder and Multifaceted Flavors. Variks can be found on Europa, and prefers Etheric Coldsnaps, which use Chitin Powder and Electric Flavor.
Bake cookies for allies using Taken Butter and other ingredients. The Drifter can be found in the Tower Annex, and prefers Dark Chocolate Motes, which use Taken Butter and Null Taste. Eva Levante can be found in the Tower Courtyard, and prefers Classic Butter cookies, which use Taken Butter and Superb Texture. Xûr can be found in Eternity, and prefers Strange Cookies, which use Taken Butter and Electric Flavor.
Bake cookies for allies using Dark Ether Cane and other ingredients. Crow can be found in the H.E.L.M., and prefers Bittersweet Biscotti, which use Dark Ether Cane and Balanced Flavors. Elsie Bray can be found on Europa, and prefers Starwort Thins, which use Dark Ether Cane and Dark Frosting. Petra Venj can be found in the Dreaming City, and prefers Ill-Fortune Cookies, which use Dark Ether Cane and Impossible Heat. Spider can be found in the Eliksni Quarter, and prefers Candy Dead Ghosts, which use Dark Ether Cane and Flash of Inspiration.
Once you’ve discovered all of the available recipes, masterwork Eva’s Holiday Oven 2.1 in order to make it more efficient to bake cookies.
Check out the The Dawning Guide by Bungie for more details and help.