💠 Destiny 2 Weekly Reset – Season of the Splicer begins May 11! (05.04 – 05.11)


💠 DESTINY 2 WEEKLY RESET (May 04 – May 11)

This Week in Destiny 2:

  • Vanguard Strikes Singe: Arc
  • It’s the last week of the Season of the Chosen! Make sure to collect any unclaimed Season rank rewards!
  • Guardian Games event continues for the final week, closing ceremonies begin on Friday.
  • All players earn Double Infamy in Gambit this week.
  • Mayhem is returns to the Crucible.
  • Season of the Splicer begins next week, view more details below!




Final Week – Closing Ceremonies begin on Friday!

Current Winners: Hunters

The Vanguard has secured a ceasefire with the Cabal Empress Caiatl and humanity enjoys a brief moment of respite. Eager to celebrate Guardians and lift spirits, Zavala sounds the call to competition and the class banners are raised around the Tower. The Guardians Games have returned and glory awaits.

For more details, check out this Guardian Games page.



Jump coordinates matching an errant distress signal. (This Quest is available for all players as a weekly activity. Guardians may complete it every week to earn a randomly rolled version of Dead Man’s Tale as well as Pinnacle Gear. To earn the Catalyst you’ll need to complete the activity on Master difficulty.)

Recommended Power Levels

  • Normal: 1230
  • Master: 1320


  • Dead Man’s Tale – Exotic Scout Rifle (Once you have completed the Presage quest, you will be able to earn a randomly rolled Dead Man’s Tale once per week by completing the weekly Presage quest.)
    • Perks: Cranial Spike: Chaining precision hits grants bonus damage and quickens reload speed. and Transformative: This weapon has random rolls. You may run this Quest on Normal or Master each week to get Dead Man’s Tale with random rolls.
  • Random Pinnacle Gear (Guardians must complete the quest for the first time before this becomes available as a weekly quest)
  • Catalyst (Guardians must complete Master difficulty to earn the Catalyst)
    • Dark-Forged Trigger: Increased hipfire rate of fire and removes hipfire accuracy penalties.
    • How to Unlock: Defeat 800 combatants using this weapon to unlock this upgrade. Opening Hidden Caches during Exotic quest “Presage” will unlock this objective faster.

NOTE: For more details about this weekly quest, visit the Presage page.

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3 player PvE activity (Recommended Power: 1100)

The fallout from the failed treaty has resulted in Cabal forces taking up arms on multiple destinations – prepared to defend the glory of the Empire. In this three-player matchmade activity, Guardians will engage in ritual combat against Caiatl’s chosen warriors.

Challenges and Rewards

  • Weekly Challenge: Complete 3 Battlegrounds Playlist Activities
    • Rewards: Powerful – Tier 2

NOTE: Season of the Chosen is required to access this activity. For more info visit the Battlegrounds page.



Weekly Challenge: Complete the Deep Stone Crypt raid. (Pinnacle Gear)

  • Deep Stone Crypt: Red Rover (1st Encounter)
    • All Guardians must be operator and shoot the two panels on the lower level (Requires three phases).
  • Garden of Salvation: To the Top (3rd Encounter)
    • Always deposit Ten (x10) motes at a time to summon the boss,
  • Last Wish: Keep Out (4th Encounter)
    • Ensure that no Might of Riven knights make it into the center chamber during the Vault fight.

NOTE: Remember to pick up the Last Wish Raid Challenge bounty from Hawthorne in the Tower (You do not need to pick up a bounty for the Garden of Salvation or Deep Stone Crypt raid challenges). More info visit the: Raid Challenges page or Deep Stone Crypt page.



All Grandmaster Nightfall strikes are available this week!

The Arms Dealer (EDZ)

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


  • Complete 5, higher difficulties grant the most efficient progress. (Powerful Gear/T1)
  • Complete with a team score of 100k or more. (Pinnacle Gear)

Possible Rewards

  • Adept: Exotic Gear (rare), Enhancement Cores (uncommon), and Nightfall Weapon (rare).
  • Hero: Exotic Gear (uncommon), Enhancement Cores (common), Enhancement Prisms (rare), and Nightfall Weapon (uncommon).
  • Legend: Exotic Gear (common), Enhancement Prisms (uncommon), and Nightfall Weapon (common).
  • Master: Exotic Gear (common), Enhancement Prisms (common), Ascendant Shards (uncommon), and Nightfall Weapon (common).
  • Grandmaster: Exotic Gear (common), Ascendant Shards (common), and Nightfall Weapon (common). 

Possible Nightfall Weapon Reward

About Nightfall Weapons: Nightfall weapons have a chance to drop at the end of the activity depending on your medal (Platinum, Gold, etc.) and difficulty. Master difficulty will give you the highest chance at a drop of the base versions of these weapons. Adept difficulty weapons have a chance to drop at the end of a Grandmaster Nightfall. Drop chance also dependent on your medal. Slay enough Champions to hit Platinum and you will have a high chance at an Adept weapon.


*All Guardians must be at least 1325 Power to access Grandmaster difficulty.

Modifiers Adept (1230 Power) Hero (1270 Power) Legend (1300 Power) Master (1330 Power) Grandmaster (1300 Power)
Champions: Mob
Champions: Unstoppable
Champions: Barrier
Zahn’s Stratagem
Equipment Locked
Limited Revives
Match Game
GM Modifiers
NOTE: Nightfall Weapons have a chance to drop (w/random rolls) and rotate weekly. Adept Nightfall Weapons only have a chance to drop from the Grandmaster difficulty. For more info about Nightfall: The Ordeal click here and for descriptions about modifiers click here



Recommended Power: 1230

Challenge: Complete an Exo challenge.

  • Survival: Simulated Skill-Set Training: Survive the harsh weather as you take down the Vex.

Reward: Pinnacle Gear

NOTES: For more details about Exo Challenges, click here.




  • Complete 2 Empire Hunts.
  • Complete any Empire Hunt on Master difficulty.

Weekly Empire Hunt

Possible Rewards

  • Adept: Enhancement Cores (uncommon)
  • Hero: High-Stat Crystocrene Armor (rare), Enhancement Cores (common) and Enhancement Prisms (rare).
  • Legend: High-Stat Crystocrene Armor (uncommon), Enhancement Cores (uncommon) and Enhancement Prisms (common).
  • Master: High-Stat Crystocrene Armor (common) and Enhancement Prisms (common).
  • Any Difficulty Above: Cloudstrike – Exotic Sniper Rifle (Random drop)

NOTES: For more details about Empire Hunts, click here. To get certain weekly challenges, like the weekly Empire Hunt challenge, you will need to complete Sabotage Quests to unlock them (if you get to a point where you can’t get any more Sabotage quests, make sure you finish quests you may have with the Exo Stranger (not including Fragment quests).



Lost Sectors change Daily @ Reset, 10 AM Pacific. There is one Legend and one Master Lost Sector each day, each one has a chance to drop a piece of Exotic Armor (see schedule below).

Required to Unlock Lost Sectors

  • Complete normal version of the Lost Sector.
  • Reach Power 1250 (You will not see Legend and Master Lost Sectors until you are at least 1250 Power)

Recommended Power Levels

  • Legend Lost Sector: 1300
  • Master Lost Sector: 1330

Weekly Schedule

Date Legend Reward Master Reward
5/4/2021 K1 Logistics
Arms Veles Labyrinth
5/5/2021 K1 Communion
Chest K1 Logistics
5/6/2021 K1 Crew Quarters
Helmet K1 Communion
5/7/2021 K1 Revelation
Legs K1 Crew Quarters
5/8/2021 Concealed Void
Arms K1 Revelation
5/9/2021 Bunker E15
Chest Concealed Void
5/10/2021 Perdition
Helmet Bunker E15
5/11/2021 Exodus Garden 2A
Legs Perdition
NOTE: Legendary and Master Lost Sectors change daily at Reset (10 AM PST/1 PM EST). If you find that this schedule is incorrect or got a different drop than what is listed, please feel free to comment below or message Kyber3000 on Twitter or Discord. View Modifiers for Legendary and Master versions below. For a higher quality/full res version of the graphic above visit kyber3000.com/LostSectors (zoom in for larger text). If this page is not updated check out the Daily Reset at r/DTG.



Location of Eclipsed Zone: Eventide Ruins, Europa

NOTES: For more details about the Eclipsed Zone and Augmented Obsession Triumph, click here.



NOTE: This is a Legacy activity and does not reward Powerful Gear. View more details for this activity here.



  • This Week: Fallen Council
  • Location: Archer’s Line, Moon
  • Trove Guardian: Archer’s Line, Moon

NOTE: This is a Legacy activity and does not reward Powerful Gear.



Weekly Location: The Strand

Dreaming City Cycle: Low Strength Curse (“The Shattered Throne” Dungeon is available at all times. It can be launched and reset from the Director.)

Challenges and Quests:

  • Ascendant Challenge: Forfeit Shrine, Gardens of Esila
  • Quest: Broken Courier – Respond to a distress call in the Strand.
  • Blind Well: Scorn, Plagues: Sikariis & Varkuuriis

NOTE: This is a Legacy activity and does not reward Powerful Gear.



Location: Sorrow’s Harbor, Moon

About: Altars of Sorrow is a guardian-initiated activity that can be triggered as a Public Event in the Sorrow’s Harbor on the Moon similar to Escalation Protocol and Blind Well, where a team of Guardians must kill waves of Hive and Nightmares. There are five tiers of increasing difficulty and teams engage a final Nightmare boss at the end of their chosen tier, ending the event (Source: destinypedia.com). The final Nightmare boss can drop the weapons listed below, which change daily at Reset. Only one weapon drops per day, make sure to check the schedule to find out which weapon is dropping.

Possible Weapons:

Weapon Rotation:

Date Possible Weapon Drop (Can drop from the final boss)
5/4/2021 Apostate (Sniper)
5/5/2021 Heretic (Rocket Launcher)
5/6/2021 Blasphemer (Shotgun)
5/7/2021 Apostate (Sniper)
5/8/2021 Heretic (Rocket Launcher)
5/9/2021 Blasphemer (Shotgun)
5/10/2021 Apostate (Sniper)
5/11/2021 Heretic (Rocket Launcher)
NOTES: This activity is a Legacy activity and no longer rewards Powerful Gear. Only one weapon drops per day and changes every day at the daily reset time, check the schedule to make sure which weapon is dropping. You may also confirm what the weapon is each day at r/DTG if this page is incorrect or not updated.



The Eververse page is updated each week here. Please note, this page is updated manually after the weekly reset graphics and posts are made (usually no later than 12 PM Pacific).

Here is a look at Guardian Games event items:



Complete the Master of All Triumph to redeem the free Thrill of the Chase emblem.



A peddler of strange curios, Xûr’s motives are not his own. He bows to his distant masters, the nine.

Arrives: Friday, May 07 @ 10AM Pacific

Departs: Monday, May 11 @ 10AM Pacific

NOTE: Check out the Xûr page on Friday’s for more details. Source: bungie.net



3v3 Competitive Activity – Available for all Destiny 2 players! 

Arrives: Friday, May 07 @ 10AM Pacific

Departs: Monday, May 11 @ 10AM Pacific

NOTE: View more details on the Trials page every Friday.



Visit Bungie.net for news, updates, and more!

Recent News and Updates

Helpful Info



Dismantle Your Shaders!!

Beginning in Season 14 (launching May 11), Bungie is overhauling our shader system and how shaders can be applied to armor. Due to the overhaul, shaders will become permanent unlocks, and all shaders in player inventories will be removed. Bungie encourages everyone to dismantle their shaders before Season 14 begins to receive Glimmer and Legendary Shards.

More information about the new shader system can be found here under: “Getting Reacquainted with Adelaide.

Guardian Games Bungie Rewards

Players who are interested in acquiring or purchasing the three Bungie Rewards items associated with Guardian Games 2021 (the Guardian Games exclusive emblem, the Guardian Games Track Jacket, and Guardian Games 2021 Class Gold medal winner pin) have until the event ends on May 11 at the weekly reset to complete the associated in-game Triumph.

Players need to claim the reward through the Bungie Rewards page by May 14 at 12 PM PDT or they will be unable to acquire or purchase the associated item. Players have until May 31 at 12 PM PDT to purchase the Guardian Games Track Jacket and the Guardian Games 2021 Class Gold medal winner pin through the Bungie Store.

Help and Info

Known Issues List  |  Help Forums  |  Bungie Help Twitter



The Vex have plunged the Last City into an endless night, threatening the safety once found beneath the watchful presence of the Traveler. It is here, bathed in perpetual moonlight, that Ikora reveals the identity of an unlikely ally that may hold the keys to triumphing over this attack.

Details: Season of the Splicer Website | Season Pass Info Page Season Pass FAQ



Goes Live: Saturday, May 22 @ 10AM PDT

The time lost Raid returns. Stored away, deep in the Vault of Glass on Venus is Atheon, Time’s Conflux. No one knows what this Vex is. Guardians must access the Vault, navigate the fractures in space and time, and terminate Atheon before it can become an unstoppable threat.

For more details about Vault of Glass visit this page or the post by Bungie.



Sequence Flourish emblem code was hidden in binary in the Season of the Splicer trailer. Thanks to many creators in the community, the puzzle has been solved and the emblem is now available to be claimed!

Emblem: Sequence Flourish | Code: 7D4-PKR-MD7

Redeem Code: bungie.net/Redeem

Notes: Once you have redeemed the code, open your collections, go to flair and then emblems, select general and it should be there (most likely on the last page).

These emblem codes should also still be redeemable, if you haven’t already redeemed them:

  1. The Visionary: XFV-KHP-N97
  2. Cryonautics (Beyond Light): RA9-XPH-6KJ
  3. Galilean Excursion (Beyond Light): JYN-JAA-Y7D
  4. Future In Shadow (Beyond Light): 7LV-GTK-T7J

To stay up-to-date with gaming infographics/posts, news and updates, enter occasional giveaways and more, make sure to join Kyber’s Community Discord! As a reminder, you may always view graphics and post at kyber3000.com/Links. All graphics and posts are updated here every week so you may bookmark that link to have easy access to graphics and posts for Destiny 2.

I hope you all have a good week and enjoy the final week of Season of the Chosen!

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