Destiny 2 Weekly Reset (Dec 28 – Jan 04)

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THIS WEEK IN DESTINY 2 (Dec 28 – Jan 04):

  • Vanguard Singe: Arc (Check out r/DestinyTheGame for Daily modifiers).
  • The Dawning seasonal event continues!
  • Moments of Triumph continues.
  • Gain bonus Trials ranks during Trials of Osiris!
  • Showdown has returned to the Crucible.

Notes:


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THE DAWNING SEASONAL EVENT

Ends on Jan 4, 2022

Visit Eva in the Tower to begin! Available for All Players!

Links: Official Website | Guide

NOTE: Check out The Dawning page for more details.


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MOMENTS OF TRIUMPH

Live Now until February 22, 2022

Check out the Moments of Triumph page for more info and guides.


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DARES OF ETERNITY

Become a contestant in the Dares of Eternity and compete in challenges from across the paraverse.

Availability: Free to Play

Fireteam: 1-6 Players

Location: Eternity

Recommended Power:

DifficultyRecommended PowerMatchmaking
Normal1150Yes
Legend 1320No

Weekly Challenges:

ChallengeReward
Complete Dares of Eternity. Legend difficulty grants additional progress. 0/3Powerful Gear (Tier 1)
Complete Dares of Eternity with a score of 250000 or higher. 0/1Pinnacle Gear

Modifiers:

NormalLegend
Daodan Surge: Melee abilities deal more damage and recharge much faster.Equipment Locked: You will not be able to change your equipment after this activity starts.
Champions: All: This mode contains Barrier, Unstoppable, and Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Anti-Barrier, Unstoppable, or Overload mod, respectively.Match Game: Enemy shields are highly resistant to all unmatched elemental damage.
Contestants: Disciples of the Neigh
Round 1: Taken
Round 2: Cabal
Final Round: Zydron (Vex Boss)
Champions: All – This mode contains Barrier, Unstoppable, and Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Anti-Barrier, Unstoppable, or Overload mod, respectively.
Arc Singe: Arc damage increases slightly from all sources.
Rank-and-File Damage Increase: Rank-and-file combatants deal increased damage.
Legend Rewards:

 Enhancement Prisms (Uncommon)

NOTE: Check out the Dares of Eternity page for more info.


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GRASP OF AVARICE DUNGEON

A cautionary tale for adventurers willing to trade their humanity for riches.

Availability: Requires 30th Anniversary Pack

Fireteam: Up to 3 Players

Recommended Power: 1310

Location: Cosmodrome

Weekly Challenges:

  • Complete ‘Grasp of Avarice’
    • Reward: Pinnacle Gear

NOTE: Check out the Grasp of Avarice page for more details.


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SHATTERED REALM

Fireteam: 1-3 Players (no matchmaking)

Weekly Shattered Realm: Forest of Echoes

Weekly Challenges:

  • Challenge: Defeat Champions in the Shattered Realm activity. (0/4)
  • Challenge Reward: Pinnacle Gear (Earn high-stat gear from Legend difficulty)

Normal (Recommended Power: 1290)

Modifiers:

  • Champions:
    • Unstoppable: This mode contains Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Unstoppable mod.
    • Overload: This mode contains Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Overload mod.
    • Taken: This mode contains both Overload and Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stunned without an Overload or Unstoppable mod, respectively.

Legend (Recommended Power: 1320)

Modifiers:

  • Champions:
    • Unstoppable: This mode contains Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Unstoppable mod.
    • Overload: This mode contains Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Overload mod.
    • Taken: This mode contains both Overload and Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stunned without an Overload or Unstoppable mod, respectively.
  • Equipment Locked: You will not be able to change your equipment after this activity starts.
  • Match Game: Enemy shields are highly resistant to all unmatched elemental damage.
  • Legend Modifiers: Locked Loadout, Match Game, Extra Shields
  • Denial: Taken Vandals summon their shields significantly more often.
  • Chaff: Radar is disabled.
  • Shielded Foes: These are the shielded combatants present in this mission:
    • Arc: Taken Centurion
    • Solar: Taken Knight
    • Void: Taken Wizard and Taken Acolyte

NOTE: For more info view the Shattered Realm page


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ASTRAL ALIGNMENT

Charge your Wayfinder’s Compass and reawaken ancient Ley Lines throughout the Dreaming City. Seal your accomplishments by defending the Blind Well from Xivu Arath’s encroaching forces.

Fireteam: 1-6 Players (Normal has matchmaking)

Weekly Challenges and Rewards:

  • Complete Three Override Missions (0/3)
    • Reward: Powerful Gear (Tier 3)
  • Open Three Conflux Chests with Key Codes in Override missions. (0/3)
    • Reward: Pinnacle Gear

Normal (Recommended Power: 1250 – Matchmaking Enabled)

Modifiers:

  • Champions: Overload – This mode contains Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Overload mod.
  • Champions: Unstoppable – This mode contains Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Unstoppable mod.

Legend (Recommended Power: 1320 – Matchmaking Disabled)

Modifiers:

  • Champions: Overload – This mode contains Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Overload mod.
  • Champions: Unstoppable – This mode contains Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Unstoppable mod.
  • Equipment Locked: You will not be able to change your equipment after this activity starts.
  • Match Game: Enemy shields are highly resistant to all unmatched elemental damage.
  • Scorched Earth: Enemies throw grenades significantly more often.
  • Denial: Taken Vandals summon their shields significantly more often. 

Rewards: High-Stat Legendary Gear

NOTE: For more info view the Astral Alignment page.


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VAULT OF GLASS RAID MASTER DIFFICULTY

Power Recommendation: There is no minimum Power requirement to enter, enemies are at 1350 Power.

Master Challenge and Rewards:

ChallengeTimelost WeaponCurated PerksArmor Stat-Focus
Stranger in Time (Gatekeeper)
Hezen Vengeance
Earned by completing the weekly Master VoG challenge.

Item Screenshot
Found Verdict (Timelost) Shotgun
Earned by completing all Vault of Glass Master Challenges.
Overflow and Cluster BombMobility

NOTE: Check out the Raid Challenges and/or Vault of Glass page for more details.


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RAID CHALLENGES

Weekly Challenge: Complete the Vault of Glass raid challenge on any difficulty. (Reward: Pinnacle Gear)

Raid ChallengeChallenge Requirement
Vault of GlassStranger in Time (Gatekeeper)Players must defeat the Praetorian and Wyvern at
the same time.
Deep Stone CryptOf All Trades (Taniks Phase 1)Each guardian must do all three roles (Operator,
Scanner, and Suppressor).
Garden of SalvationStaying Alive (Embrace)Do not kill spawning Cyclopses (the Cyclopses in the
first two rooms).
Last WishForever Fight (Morgeth)Do not kill the smaller Ogres.

NOTE: View more info on the Raid Challenges page.


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NIGHTFALL

The Hollowed Lair (The Tangled Shore): The Fanatic has returned. Take him down and finish the job you started.

Challenges

  • 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 Weapons and Unique Item

Modifiers

ModifiersAdept (1250 Power)Hero (1290 Power)Legend (1320 Power)Master (1350 Power)Grandmaster (1370 Power)
Champions: Mob
Champions: Unstoppable
Champions: Overload
Fesetering Rupture
The Fanatic’s Zeal
Limited Revives
Togetherness (Master)
Chaff (Master/GM)
Extinguish
Match Game
Equipment Locked
GM Modifiers
Raider Shield

NOTE: For more details visit the Nightfall page. For a look ahead, check out the Nightfall Weapon Schedule. Nightfall Weapons have a chance to drop with random rolls every week from Nightfall completions, there is one old weapon and one newly added weapon. Adept Nightfall Weapons only have a chance to drop from Grandmaster difficulty.


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EXO CHALLENGE // SIMULATION

Recommended Power: 1230

Challenge: Complete an Exo challenge.

Agility: Simulated Skill-Set Training – Test your dexterity as you move against the Vex.

Reward: Pinnacle Gear

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


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EMPIRE HUNT

Weekly Empire Hunt: The Warrior: Phylaks Defeat Eramis’s military commander, Phylaks, the Warrior.

Modifiers: Adept | Hero | Legend | Master

Challenges

  • Complete 2 Empire Hunts (as part of a step on an Empire Hunt quest).
    • Reward: Powerful Gear (Tier 1)
  • Complete any Empire Hunt on Master difficulty.
    • Reward: Pinnacle Gear

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)

NOTE: For more info view the Empire Hunts Page.


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LEGEND AND MASTER LOST SECTORS

Lost Sectors change Daily @ Reset, 9 AM PST. 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).

Lost Sector Resources: Info Page | Infographics

Required to Unlock Lost Sectors

  • Complete normal version of the Lost Sector.
  • Reach Power Level 1260 (NOTE: If you are lower than 1260 Power you will not see Legend and Master Lost Sectors. Keep in mind, even though you may access Lost Sectors at a Power level lower than what is recommended, I recommend not being much more than 10 Power Levels below the Recommended Power Level, 20 max.)

Recommended Power Levels

  • Legend 1320
    • Exotic Drop Chance: Rare
    • Masterwork Core Chance: Uncommon
  • Master 1350
    • Exotic Drop Chance: Common
    • Masterwork Core Chance: Uncommon

Weekly Schedule

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DateLegend (1320)RewardPossible ExoticsMaster (1350)RewardPossible Exotics
12/28/2021K1 Communion
(Moon)
LegsExotic Legs, The Path of Burning Steps, Star-Eater Scales, Radiant Dance Machines, Boots of the AssemblerK1 Logistics
(Moon)
HelmetExotic Helmet, Precious Scars. Mask of Bakris, Dawn of Chorus
12/29/2021K1 Crew Quarters
Moon
ArmsExotic Arms, Icefall Mantle, No Backup Plans, Athrys’s Embrace, Necrotic Grip, Nothing ManaclesK1 Communion
(Moon)
LegsExotic Legs, The Path of Burning Steps, Star-Eater Scales, Radiant Dance Machines, Boots of the Assembler
12/30/2021K1 Revelation
(Moon)
ChestExotic Chest, Cuirass of the Falling Star, Omnioculus, Mantle of Battle HarmonyK1 Crew Quarters
Moon
ArmsExotic Arms, Icefall Mantle, No Backup Plans, Athrys’s Embrace, Necrotic Grip, Nothing Manacles
12/31/2021Concealed Void
(Europa)
HelmetExotic Helmet, Precious Scars. Mask of Bakris, Dawn of ChorusK1 Revelation
(
Moon)
ChestExotic Chest, Cuirass of the Falling Star, Omnioculus, Mantle of Battle Harmony
1/1/2022Bunker E15
(Europa)
LegsExotic Legs, The Path of Burning Steps, Star-Eater Scales, Radiant Dance Machines, Boots of the AssemblerConcealed Void
(Europa)
HelmetExotic Helmet, Precious Scars. Mask of Bakris, Dawn of Chorus
1/2/2022Perdition
(Europa)
ArmsExotic Arms, Icefall Mantle, No Backup Plans, Athrys’s Embrace, Necrotic Grip, Nothing ManaclesBunker E15
(Europa)
LegsExotic Legs, The Path of Burning Steps, Star-Eater Scales, Radiant Dance Machines, Boots of the Assembler
1/3/2022Bay of Drowned Wishes
(Dreaming City)
ChestExotic Chest, Cuirass of the Falling Star, Omnioculus, Mantle of Battle HarmonyPerdition
(Europa)
ArmsExotic Arms, Icefall Mantle, No Backup Plans, Athrys’s Embrace, Necrotic Grip, Nothing Manacles
1/4/2022Chamber of Starlight
(Dreaming City)
HelmetExotic Helmet, Precious Scars. Mask of Bakris, Dawn of ChorusBay of Drowned Wishes
(Dreaming City)
ChestExotic Chest, Cuirass of the Falling Star, Omnioculus, Mantle of Battle Harmony

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ECLIPSED ZONE

The Eclipsed Zone is special event that occurs on the planet of Europe. The zone rotates every week and features falling debris, an area buff, and specific area challenges to complete. 

Weekly Location: Asterion Abyss, Europa

Buff: Stasis Regeneration – Stasis abilities recharge faster.

Description“Debris rains down from the sky; a constant remnant of the Orbital Station crash at the hands of Guardians. House Salvation intends to secure the area through the use of Darkness and collect any important Debris. Guardians are advised to disrupt the Fallen’s plans.”


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OVERRIDE

6-player activity // Fireteams of six will use Splicer tech to hack the Vex Network. Uncover their secrets, steal their code, and user their power against them.

Recommended Power: 1300

Required for Access: Season of the Splicer Season Pass

Weekly Override Mission: Tangled Shore

Infiltrate the Vex network and confront the Subjugated Mind that rules their digital domain.

Modifiers:

  • Barrier: This mode contains Barrier Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Anti-Barrier mod.
  • Overload: This mode contains Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Overload mod.
  • Check out r/DestinyTheGame for remaining modifiers (which change Daily at Reset).

Weekly Challenges and Rewards

  • Complete Three Override Missions (0/3)
    • Reward: Powerful Gear (Tier 3)
  • Open Three Conflux Chests with Key Codes in Override missions. (0/3)
    • Reward: Pinnacle Gear

NOTE: View the Override page for more details.


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NIGHTMARE HUNTS // LEGACY

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


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WANDERING NIGHTMARES // LEGACY

  • Nightmare Boss: Nightmare of Horkis
  • Location: Anchor of Light, The Moon
  • Trove Guardian: Anchor of Light, The Moon

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


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DREAMING CITY // LEGACY

Weekly Location: Divalian Mists

Dreaming City Cycle: Medium 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: Cimmerian Garrison, Chamber of Starlight
  • Quest: The Oracle Engine – The Taken threaten to take control of an irreplaceable Awoken communications device.
  • Blind Well: Hive, Plague: Cragur

Schedule:

DateCurse WeekAscendant ChallengeChallenge Location
12-28-2021MediumCimmerian GarrisonChamber of Starlight
01-04-2022HighOuroboreaAphelions Rest
01-11-2022LowForfeit ShrineGardens of Esila
01-18-2022MediumShattered RuinsSpine of Keres
01-25-2022HighKeep of Honed EdgesHarbinger Seclude
02-01-2022LowAgonarch AbyssBay of Drowned Wishes
02-08-2022MediumCimmerian GarrisonChamber of Starlight
02-15-2022HighOuroboreaAphelions Rest
02-22-2022LowForfeit ShrineGardens of Esila

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


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ALTARS OF SORROW // LEGACY

Location: Sorrow’s Harbor, Moon

Schedule:

DatePossible Reward (Can drop from the Final Boss)
12/28/2021Heretic (Rocket Launcher)
12/29/2021Blasphemer (Shotgun)
12/30/2021Apostate (Sniper)
12/31/2021Heretic (Rocket Launcher)
1/1/2022Blasphemer (Shotgun)
1/2/2022Apostate (Sniper)
1/3/2022Heretic (Rocket Launcher)
1/4/2022Blasphemer (Shotgun)

NOTE: 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/DestinyTheGame if this page is incorrect or not updated.


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GUNSMITH OFFERINGS

You can find the Gunsmith in the Courtyard in The Tower. The Gunsmith’s Weapons change every week at Reset, Mods change Daily at Reset, check mods out at r/DestinyTheGame or light.gg.

NameTypeColumn 1Column 2Column 3Column 4
Berenger’s MemoryHeavy Grenade LauncherLinear Compensator // Quick LaunchProximity Grenades // High-Velocity RoundsQuickdrawRampage
Temptation’s HookHeavy SwordHungry Edge // Honed Edge // Tempered EdgeEnduring Guard // Heavy GuardEnergy TransferWhirlwind Blade
Toil and TroublePrimary ShotgunRifled Barrel // Barrel ShroudAssault Mag // Extended MagFull Auto Trigger SystemMoving Target
LonesomePrimary SidearmFluted Barrel // Polygonal RiflingAlloy Magazine // Armor-Piercing RoundsFull Auto Trigger SystemSlideshot
Cartesian CoordinateEnergy Fusion RifleCleanshot IS // Hitmark ISAccelerated Coils // Projection FuseLead from GoldVorpal Weapon
Pleiades CorrectorEnergy Scout RifleArrowhead Brake // Hammer-Forged RiflingArmor-Piercing Rounds // Ricochet RoundsGenesisElemental Capacitor

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EVERVERSE

The Eververse page is updated each week herePlease note, this page is updated manually after the weekly reset graphics and posts are made.

NOTE: To celebrate the 30th Anniversary, there will be free Bright Dust (700) available in the Featured section at Eververse.


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DESTINY 2 PRIME GAMING BUNDLE

Players with an active Prime Gaming membership can now earn in-game Exotic Gear Drops in Destiny 2. Each drop will contain four rewards, including Exotic weapons, Ghosts, ships, Sparrows, and weapon ornaments from previous Seasons. If you do not have a membership, you may start your free trial here (*This link supports Kyber3000 with a small commission for each sign up). You may visit this page to start your free trial and support Kyber at the same time or here is a non-affiliate link).

Queenbreaker Exotic Bundle Available Now 

  • The Queenbreaker – Exotic Weapon 
  • Kingmaker – Exotic Weapon Ornament 
  • Quality Cut – Exotic Ship 
  • October Dash – Legendary Sparrow 

Once you have signed up for Prime Gaming and have connected your accounts, you can claim your Destiny 2 Exotic Gear Drops every month on the Destiny 2 Prime Gaming website.

After claiming your drop, log into Destiny 2 and visit Amanda Holliday in the Tower’s Hangar where you will be able to claim your rewards from her inventory screen.

You will have until the 10 AM Pacific on the last day of the drop to claim the rewards on Destiny 2 Prime Gaming website.

Where do I get my Destiny 2 Prime Gaming Bundle?

  • Your claimed drop will be available from Amanda Holliday in The Tower next time you log in to Destiny 2.
  • Additional drops will be available to claim as long as you remain an Amazon Prime member.
  • Note: New players will need to complete the game introduction prior to receiving in-game content.
  • If you’re unable to receive your content, see the FAQs for more detail.

Note: Kyber will receive a small commission whenever someone signs up for Prime Gaming or buys eligible items from Amazon.com using Kyber’s Affiliate link.

PLEASE NOTE!

  • If you claim a reward on a wrong account, you will be unable to reclaim that reward.
  • Additionally, if you use Amazon Prime Household Sharing, only ONE person will be able to claim a reward.

Still have questions? Check out Bungie’s Help article for more details on how everything works.

Sources: Prime Gaming and Bungie


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XÛR // AGENT OF THE NINE

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

Arrives: Friday, Dec 31 @ 9AM PST

Departs: Tuesday, Jan 04 @ 9AM PST

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


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TRIALS OF OSIRIS

This is a 3v3 competitive crucible activity only available from Friday until Reset every weekend! Matchmaking is available! Earn exclusive rewards in Trials of Osiris by defeating other Guardians in this weekly Elimination playlist.

Begins: Tuesday, Dec 31 @ 9AM PST

Ends: Tuesday, Jan 04 @ 9AM PST

NOTE: Check out the Trials page for more details.


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DESTINY 2 NEWS & UPDATES

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

News and Updates

Helpful Websites


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THE ROAD TO THE WITCH QUEEN

Check out the Official Calendar above or at Bungie.net.

February 22, 2022

  • The Witch Queen !!
1645549200

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until

The Witch Queen Launch Day!


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