Destiny 2 Weekly Reset (01/01 – 01/08)


Starts: Tuesday, January 01 @ 9AM PST

Ends: Tuesday, January 08 @ 9AM PST

Happy New Year Guardians, I hope all the best for you in 2019!! Niobe Labs goes live on January 8th (It’s not a dungeon, but an event that will ultimately unlock the final forge called Bergusia, name found on Learn more about weekly activities by reading info below!

Destiny 2 Black Armory WEEKLY RESET! 1-1-2019 Weapon Forges, Nightfalls, Vendor Loot, Powerful Gear by Mesa Sean on YouTube << Subscribe for more Destiny videos!


Recommended Power: 640, but has no minimum Power requirement

Weekly Challenge: To Each Their Own (Insurrection Prime, Kell’s Scourge)

  • Each player must break one of Insurrection Prime’s shield weak points and must not shoot more than once each damage phase.

How to Beat the ‘To Each Their Own’ Raid Challenge by

To Each Their Own Challenge – New Level 4 Clan Reward!! by SpeerGaming on YouTube << Subscribe for more Destiny videos!!

Note: To pick up Scourge of the Past raid challenge bounties with Hawthorne your clan must be rank 4. Click here to learn more and view guides.

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Weekly Challenge: Witch Witch (Shuro Chi)

  • Do not get hit by Shuro Chi’s sniper shot.

Last Wish raid guide – Shuro Chi “Which Witch” challenge by

“Which Witch” Challenge Guide – Shuro Chi – Destiny 2 Forsaken

Note: Your clan does not have to be rank 4 to pick up these raid challenges with Hawthorne. You only need access to the Last Wish raid in order to get Last Wish challenges. View this page for more info about the Last Wish raid.


Weekly Order: Gauntlet > Pools > Gardens > Calus

Note: Until I can get reliable info for the order of Leviathan and the challenge mode I will be taking this section off of the weekly reset post and the weekly reset graphic.

PRESTIGE RAID LAIRS (Eater of Worlds and Spire of Stars)

Recommended Power: 380

Modifier – Arsenal

Weapons have no reserve ammo. Emptying the clip of a weapon refills the clips of your holstered weapon.

Armsmaster Required Loadout:

Kinetic: Anything

Energy: Fusion Rifle

Power: Fusion RIfle


Rewards Powerful Gear:

  • Weekly Nightfall Challenge: Complete this week’s Nightfall.
  • Weekly Score Challenge: Complete a Nightfall with a team high-score above 100,000.

Warden of Nothing

Io. Seek vengeance against the Vex Mind that corrupted Asher’s arm.

Unique Item: Warden’s Law – Legendary Hand Cannon (Kinetic)

A Garden World

Mercury. Help Osiris cut back an out-of-control Vex Mind.

Unique Item: Universal Wavefunction – Exotic Ship

The Arms Dealer

Earth. Shut down the operations of an ironmonger providing weapons to the Red Legion.

Unique Item: Tilt Fuse – Exotic Sparrow

Click here to learn more about Nightfall Unique Rewards.


Io – Complete various activities on Io including public events, Lost Sectors, and Heroic adventures.

Rewards: Powerful Gear


Weekly Location: Divalian Mists

Rewards Powerful Gear:

  • Weekly Vendor Challenge: Complete 2 Weekly Bounties on the Dreaming City.
  • War for the Dreaming City: Complete 8 daily bounties on the Dreaming City.
  • The Oracle Engine Quest: The Taken threaten to take control of an irreplaceable Awoken communications device.
  • Ascendant Challenge: Portal located in Chamber of Starlight.


  • Gateway Between Worlds: Complete Blind Well on The Dreaming City to receive an offering for the Oracle.
  • Blind Well: Hive, Plague: Cragur


Recommended Power: 540, max 3 players

  • Combustor Valus – Hunt down the wanted Combustor Valus that escaped from the Prison of Elders.

Rewards: Powerful Gear


1 Enhancement Cores

  • Cost: x10 Legendary Shards (Cost increases if you buy more than one)

1 Legendary Shards

  • Cost: x10 Dusklight Shards

2500 Glimmer

  • Cost: x1 Legendary Shards

5 Dusklight Shards

  • Cost: x1 Legendary Shards

5 Seraphite

  • Cost: x5000 Glimmer

5 Alkane Dust

  • Cost: x1 Legendary Shards

5 Simulation Seeds

  • Cost: x5000 Glimmer

ADA-1 (Black Armory)

Location: Fast Travel Node at Tower

Note: The Annual Pass is required for this vendor and you must also have access to a forge in able to get bounties and items from Ada-1.

Weekly Challenge

  • Recipe for Success:  Complete Weapon Frames – Successfully forge multiple weapon frames in the lost forges of the Black Armory.

Reward: Powerful Gear

Weapon Frames – 1 Ballistics Log each

  • Powerful Pulse Rifle Frame
  • Powerful Sniper Rifle Frame
  • Powerful Machine Gun Frame

Reward: Powerful Gear

Note: To view the other bounties and items Ada-1 has this week visit the Destiny 2 Reddit page.

THE LOST FORGES (Annual Pass Required)

Niobe Labs goes live on January 8th (It’s not a dungeon, but an event that will ultimately unlock the final forge called Bergusia, name found on

Summary: An all-new three-player matchmade activity that will unfold over the Season. Survive the chaos at each Forge to craft the Black Armory’s Golden Age weapons.

Forges Available:

  • Volundr Forge – EDZ
  • Gofannon Forge – Artifacts Edge, Nessus
  • Izanami Forge – Nessus

Notes: Once all of the Forges release they will be on a cycle like the Dreaming City. Click here to learn more about the Lost Forges, includes guides.


Rewards Powerful Gear:

  • Clan Rewards: Earn 5,000 XP for your clan – Complete clan bounties to earn XP.
  • Raid Challenge Bounties: Which Witch (Last Wish) and To Each Their Own (Scourge of the Past)

Weekly Clan Engrams:

  • Gambit, Crucible, Nightfall, and Raid.

Rewards: Each engram earned rewards powerful gear, once per week and per account.

View weekly raid challenges (clan bounties) for Last Wish and Scourge of the Past here.


  • Complete 1 daily match (resets daily)
  • Complete 3 matches  (weekly, once per character)

Rewards: Powerful Gear


Recommended Power: 370 | Max Players: 9 (3 per fireteam)

Final Boss: Bok Litur, Hunger of Xol—a black Knight with an extremely high amount of health. No major mechanic, but requires extensive firepower to take down.

Weapon: Ikelos Sniper RifleIkelos ShotgunIkelos SMG

More Info: Read more about Escalation Protocol here.


Weekly Singe: Solar (strikes, adventures, and heroic story missions)

  • Weekly Guardian of All Challenge with Ikora: Complete 20 bounties of any type.
  • Weekly Strike Challenge: Complete 3 strikes using the same sub-class light element as a team member. Complete 1 strike each day for powerful gear.
  • Weekly Heroic Daily Story: Complete 3 Daily Story missions.
  • Daily Heroic Adventure: Check in-game to see what the adventure is.
  • Weekly Crucible: Complete 5 matches in the Crucible.
  • Daily Crucible: Complete 1 match in the Crucible.

Weekly Crucible Playlist: Lockdown


To view daily modifiers for adventures and etc click here.

Remember to check in-game for new bounties, activities (daily strike, crucible, and gambit), and challenges NPC’s have like Ikora. Everyday at reset you should see you have Prime Attunement, this buff allows you to earn powerful engram(s) by defeating challenging enemies. (Click here to get more details about Prime Attunement and Engrams)


Ghost Shells and Emotes:

Age of Tomorrow – Ghost Shell (400 BD)

Nothing is Wrong – Exotic Emote (3250 BD)

You – Rare Emote (400 BD)

Ships and Sparrows:

The People’s Pride – Legendary Ship (500 BD)

Vor Pyl VIII – Legendary Ship (500 BD)

Unraveling Star – Legendary Sparrow (600 BD)

Wind Shrike – Legendary Sparrow (600 BD)


Cuddly Throwback – Two Tailed Fox Exotic Ornament (800 BD)

Book of the Dead – Vigilance Wing Legendary Ornament (800 BD)

Legendary Armor – Leg Armor (800 BD)

Hunter | Warlock | Titan

Shaders and Mods

Smashing Success – Legendary Shader (40 BD)

Bumblebee – Legendary Shader (40 BD)

Traveler’s Wake Effects – Legendary Transmat Effect: Adds a Traveler them to your transmat effects. (450 BD)

Purple Class Sigil – Rare Transmat Effect: Adds a purple class sigil to your transmat effects. (150 BD)


Gleaming Boon of the Vanguard– When this is used during a strike, all players receive an Eververse Gift at the end of that strike. Only one gift consumable may be used per player in an activity. (250 BD)

Gleaming Boon of the Crucible– When this is used during a Crucible match, all players receive an Eververse Gift at the end of that match. Only one gift consumable may be used per player in an activity. (600 BD)

Fireteam Medallion – Increases XP gains and loot for you and your fireteam from strikes, public events, and the crucible for 4 hours. (50 BD)

Prismatic Matrix:

Órderir – Exotic Ship

Calu’s Promise – Skyburner’s Oath Exotic Ornament

Eyes of Mercury – Sunbracer’s Warlock Ornament

Vanguard Dare Vest – Hunter Legendary Chest Armor

Star-Crossed Fists – Titan Legendary Gauntlets

Ska Dance – Legendary Emote

Aero Dart Shell – Legendary Ghost Shell

Cautious Optimism – Legendary Ship

Clashing Projection – Rare Ghost Projection

Artist’s Palette Projection – Rare Ghost Projection


Arrives: Friday, January 04 @ 9 AM PST

Departs: Tuesday, January 08 @ 9 AM PST

Click link above to view Xûr’s Inventory and Location on Friday’s.

RECENT NEWS & UPDATES (view recent news and updates at

Dec 20: This Week at Bungie – Forged in Fire

Dec 18: Update 2.1.3 – The One About QOL Changes

Dec 13: This Week at Bungie – Baking the Goods

To find out more about the Annual Pass visit: and read the article by Bungie: The Road Ahead – New Seasons. New Challenges. New Rewards.

I hope you all have a great first week of 2019!


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