Destiny 2 Showcase Event Recap

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Destiny 2 Showcase Event Recap

Today, the floodgates opened and Bungie revealed a ton of exciting announcements in 2022. fate 2 Showcase.

Quick summary:

  • Destiny 2: Lightfallthe next expansion and penultimate chapter of fate 2‘s Light and Darkness saga – the first but not the last great saga that Guardians started in the original Destiny – releases on February 28, 2023
  • Destiny 2: Lightfall pre-orders available now, with instant unlocks
  • Destiny 2 – Season of Plunder launches today
  • King’s Fall Reprized Raid Launches This Week
  • fate 2 expansions Shadowkeep, beyond the lightY the witch queen are free to play on all platforms for a week from today
  • Partnership with Epic Games brings fate 2 content to Fortnite Y Fall Guysas much as Fortnite– themed decorations for fate 2. fate 2 also arrives at the Epic Games Store.

Studio announces features and pre-order availability for the upcoming Destiny 2 expansion, reveals a partnership with Epic Games to launch Destiny 2 on the Epic Games Store today, along with content in Fortnite and Fall Guys, and launches Season of Plunder in Destiny 2.

The Shadowkeep, Beyond Light, and The Witch Queen expansions are available for free on all platforms this week only.

King’s Fall World First Race will start alongside the re-raid.

Today, during a special Showcase event, Bungie announced the first details of Destiny 2: Lightfall, the latest expansion for Destiny 2, set to release on February 28, 2023. Lightfall is the penultimate chapter in the Destiny 2 Light and Darkness Saga. and the epic story continues. that’s been nearly ten years into the narrative. Additionally, Bungie revealed a new partnership with Epic Games that brings Destiny 2 to the Epic Games Store and sees Destiny content appearing in two Epic games: Fortnite and Fall Guys, as well as Fortnite-inspired decoration sets appearing in Destiny 2: the first time original Fortnite characters have appeared in another video game series.

In Lightfall, players will face Calus, the malevolent former Emperor of the Cabal, who has returned to our solar system along with the Pyramid fleet as a Disciple of the Witness, the cosmic nemesis first introduced in Destiny 2: The Witch Queen. Using the abilities granted by a new Strand subclass, Guardians will explore a new destination: the gleaming megacity of Neomuna on Neptune, which is under attack by Calus’ mysterious and deadly Shadow Legion.

Pre-orders for Destiny 2: Lightfall are now live and everyone who purchases the Lightfall Edition + Annual Pass will get the Quicksilver Storm Exotic Auto Rifle and more, right away.

Today’s Showcase event saw the announcement of a partnership between Bungie and Epic Games. Starting today, Destiny is now available on the Epic Games Store, and players who pre-order Destiny 2 on the Epic Games Store before August 30 at 10AM PST will also receive the Destiny 2: 30th Anniversary Event Bundle from free form.

As part of the partnership, Destiny content will be coming to two Epic games: Fortnite and Fall Guys.

Fortnite players will be able to customize their characters with new outfits representing iconic Destiny characters Commander Zavala, Ikora Rey and Exo Stranger, along with new Destiny-themed cosmetics including Back Blings, Pickaxes and Sparrow Gliders. Destiny themed cosmetics will be available in the Fortnite Item Shop later today at 5pm PT.

Additionally, players will be able to experience a new Fortnite island inspired by the classic Destiny 2 Javelin-4 Crucible map, developed by the PWR creator team using the Fortnite creative toolset. More than just a remake, Island also features a “control mode” style of play, complete with unique weapons and ultimate abilities. Fortnite Island is live right now.

Additionally, Fall Guys players will be able to descend into the Blunderdome in Destiny-themed costumes beginning September 17, including Titan, Hunter, and Warlock-themed outfits, a new “Spicy Ramen” celebration, and other accessories.

Three new sets of Fortnite-themed ornaments will be available in Destiny 2 starting today, featuring a classic Battle Royale outfit design for each Destiny class:

  • Knightly Noire Titan ornament with Black Knight theme
  • Drift-Themed Painted Kitsune Sorcerer Ornament
  • Oblivion-themed Eternal Vengeance Hunter Ornament

Today’s Showcase event also featured the new Season of Destiny 2: Season of Plunder. Released today, Season of Plunder follows the Guardians as they hunt down the Kell of Darkness Eramis, who is scouring the galaxy in search of powerful relics. To combat Eramis, the Guardians will assemble a team of fearless adventurers as they battle through all-new activities and uncover secret treasures along the way.

Plus, for the next week, everyone can download and play the Shadowkeep, Beyond Light, and The Witch Queen expansions on any platform, for free.

Destiny 2: Lightfall

Former Cabal Emperor Calus has returned, now a Disciple of The Witness. Calus’ Shadow Legion has taken over Neptune’s capital and the Guardians must take the battle to the city to uncover a journey that will reveal the hidden threads that bind us and the mastery to weave them back together.

The Power of Strand: Lightfall introduces a new subclass item to the Strand. Tap into the invisible threads that bind reality together, then grab it and take control. Harness the power of Strand in ways never seen before in Destiny 2 – from weaving powerful attacks to unleashing awesome new mobility options (grab anyone?).

A Metropolis of Neon: Neptune’s pristine capital city, Neomuna, is your playground. Explore the city’s towering skyscrapers and neon-drenched streets where danger, beauty and mystery teem around every corner.

A definitive new campaign of destiny: discover new abilities and new enemies in the epic campaign of Lightfall. Explore Neomuna, battle the Shadow Legion, and face new Tormentors, powerful enemies that will push the Guardians’ abilities to the limit. For Guardians who want an even more harrowing ordeal, take on Legendary mode for more challenges and even better rewards.

Destiny 2: Lightfall Standard Edition

The Standard Edition of Destiny 2: Lightfall is available to pre-order now and includes:

  • Lightfall Expansion
  • New Campaign + Legendary Mode
  • New Power: Strand
  • New destination: Neptune
  • new raid
  • New exotic gear
  • And more!
  • Access to Season 20
  • Instant pre-order unlocks
  • exotic ghost
  • legendary emblem

Destiny 2: Lightfall + Annual Pass

The Destiny 2: Lightfall+ Annual Pass is available for pre-order now and includes:

  • Lightfall Expansion
    • New Campaign + Legendary Mode
    • New Power: Strand
    • New destination: Neptune
    • new raid
    • New exotic gear
  • Access to seasons 20, 21, 22 and 23
  • Exotic Quicksilver Storm Auto Rifle, Catalyst, and Skin
  • Lightfall Exotic Sparrow
  • Lightfall Dungeon Key
  • Rahool’s Secret Stash x4 (once per season, seasons 20-23)
    • 2x Rising Alloys
    • 3x ascending shards
    • 1x exotic ciphers
    • 5 upgrade modules
    • 1 exotic cosmetic item
  • Instant pre-order unlocks
    • Quicksilver Storm Exotic Auto Rifle
    • exotic gesture
    • exotic ghost
    • legendary emblem

Destiny 2: Lightfall Collector’s Edition

The arrival of the Witness is imminent. To prepare for this inevitable battle, the Vanguard shares with you Empress Caiatl’s knowledge of Calus’s psyche. Study Ikora’s notes on Osiris’s vision of hope on Neptune and discover the possible link to the Exo Stranger’s mysterious pouka.

The Destiny 2: Lightfall Collector’s Edition is available to pre-order from the Bungie Store (EU and UK residents must purchase at eu.bungiestore.com) and includes:

  • Destiny 2: Lightfall + Annual Pass
  • Destiny 2: Lightfall Digital Soundtrack
  • 8″ Pouka replica figure with LED lights and stand
  • Cutting Edge Knowledge Books
  • Zavala’s letter
  • Mini-Lithograph
  • vinyl sticker
  • Exclusive collector’s edition emblem
  • 10% off Bungie Store discount code that can be used on a future purchase during the Season of Plunder. Exclusions apply.

looting season

Guardians will venture into the sea of ​​stars in Season of Plunder, launching today in Destiny 2. Eramis, the Kell of Darkness, has escaped her icy prison and is now assembling a crew of outlaws to hunt down relics of dark power. . To thwart their plans, the Guardians will recruit their own crews of Outlaws and Losers in all-new activities, power up with the Arc 3.0 subclass revamp, and claim treasure throughout the system.

New Activities – Take on swashbuckling quests in all-new activities packed with high adventure and non-stop action:

  • Ketchcrash – Engage in ship-to-ship combat to stop Eramis and his pirate crew from wreaking havoc across the galaxy in this new 6-player matchmade offensive.
  • Expedition – Gather treasure maps, dig for treasure, and bring it back to your ship as you fend off enemy pirate crews in this three-player activity.
  • Pirate Hideouts – Battle your way through weekly quests and free the pirate lords from the powerful relics hidden in their hideouts.

bow 3.0: Harness the incredible power of the redesigned Arc 3.0 subclass. Guardians can now use Skins and Shards to customize their Arc playstyle and bring the thunder with powerful new abilities for each class.

Gift of the Thunder Gods: New Guardians can quickly get up to speed with the new Gift of the Thunder Gods, a limited-time free chest full of gear designed to help players quickly level up and prepare for adventure in Season of Plunder. Available to all players, the chest includes two exotic and ten legendary items and can be claimed in the HELM area of ​​the game.

Repeated King’s Fall Raid

Also revealed during today’s Showcase was the repeat raid, King’s Fall, coming to Destiny 2 this week. The raid, originally seen in Destiny’s expansion The Taken King, takes place in the Dreadnaught as players face off against Oryx himself. The King’s Fall Raid launches on Friday, August 26 and will be free to access for all Destiny 2 players.

To celebrate, Bungie will be hosting the World First Race for King’s Fall starting on the day the raid launches, where teams from around the world will compete to be the first team of six Guardians to complete the raid iteration. The competition for World First begins on Friday, August 26 at 10am Pacific Time.

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