It gained’t be lengthy till we’ll be visiting the moon once more in Shadowkeep, so let’s check out every little thing we all know in regards to the subsequent Destiny 2 growth.
There are some important adjustments being made to a few of Destiny 2’s core programs, with the return of stats and extra mods on your armour. Cross-saving will even be accessible quickly with the discharge of Google Stadia, so it’ll be an fascinating 12 months for Destiny gamers.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – launch date
Shadowkeep is because of launch on October 1, 2019, for PC, Xbox One and PS4. It’ll be one other month earlier than it’s accessible on Google Stadia.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – cross-save
You’ll be able to cross-save your progress between PC, PS4, Xbox One and Google Stadia at launch. Unfortunately, you gained’t be capable to cross-play simply but although Bungie is eager to implement it in some unspecified time in the future.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – pre-order bonuses
There are three pre-order editions accessible for Shadowkeep: the Standard, Digital Deluxe and Exclusive Digital Collector’s Editions.
With the Standard Edition, you’ll get:
- New Missions, & Quests.
- New Destination & Dungeon.
- New Weapons and Gear to Earn.
- An All New Raid.
- Season Pass for Season of the Undying.
The Digital Deluxe Edition comes with:
- Destiny 2 base game plus Curse of Osiris, and Warmind expansions.
- Two-Tailed Fox Exotic Rocket Launcher and an unique Hive-themed Ornament as soon as Destiny 2: Shadowkeep launches.
- Four Season Passes, every providing distinctive and unique actions and rewards.
- Exclusive Eris Morn themed objects: Exotic Emote, Ghost Shell and Emblem.
Finally, the Exclusive Collector’s Edition comes with:
- Digital Code for Destiny 2: Digital Deluxe Edition, with Digital Deluxe Edition In-game Bonuses.
- Digital Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Original Soundtrack.
- In-game Emblem Code: An unique in-game emblem code printed contained in the bodily collectible bundle.
- Hive Cryptoglyph Replica: Follow clues within the Collector’s Edition to unlock the Hive Cryptoglyph and its secret contents. Dimensions: 7.8”L.
- Metal Luna Mission Container: A steel Luna mission folio that holds esoteric relics and data. Dimensions: 8.6”L x 5.9”W.
- Luna Mission Handbook: Containing 40 pages of schematics and design paperwork.
- Luna Journal: A 192-page journal that includes extra story content material that’s sure with the mysterious charms and talismans of Eris Morn.
- Artifacts from the Golden Age.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – Season go
Unlike Forsaken, you don’t have to personal any of the earlier Destiny 2 expansions with the intention to play Shadowkeep. If gamers already personal the present Season Pass, they are going to obtain credit score towards future Seasons up till Season 11. Any credit past Season 11 can be exchanged for an equal worth of Silver, the in-game forex.
Destiny 2: New Light is the brand new free-to-play model, the place gamers will begin off at the next mild stage, to attenuate grind and to have the ability to begin taking part in with others after the primary 15 minutes.
This additionally opens up Gambit, the marketing campaign, and Strikes to new gamers. Locations resembling Tangled Shore, the Dreaming City, and the Moon will unlock as you progress.
Activities resembling raids in Forsaken will nonetheless should be unlocked, and you’ll finally want to purchase the Forsaken growth for those who want to proceed taking part in the content material or to take part in Raids, Exotic Quests, Strikes and dungeons. If you wish to entry the brand new Shadowkeep raids and actions you’ll additionally want to purchase the standalone game.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – gameplay
As we stated earlier, we’re returning to the moon in Shadowkeep, which can be roughly twice the scale of the moon in Destiny. It will look a lot the identical because the earlier moon, although the Hive have altered its look fairly a bit.
It’s additionally now haunted and can be a location full of psychological horror, so it’ll be fascinating to see what recent hell awaits us there.
You’ll be teaming up with Eros Morn, who Destiny followers will keep in mind from defeating Oryx and Crota. Remnants of outdated foes – that’s, Shadow model of earlier bosses and enemies – have appeared on the moon after Eros unwittingly disturbed a mysterious power.
We would possibly even get to see that wizard that got here from the moon in Shadowkeep, so keep in mind to pay attention out for the notorious line.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – new actions
Vex outbreaks are showing everywhere in the system and also you’ll be capable to revisit the Black Garden in an all-new raid. We would possibly see Quira, the Taken Vex Mind who at present controls the Dreaming City curse in some unspecified time in the future in the course of the raid, although it hasn’t been confirmed but.
There will even be a brand new dungeon, which ought to please followers of The Shattered Throne. It’ll be fascinating to see how these actions tie in with the brand new Season of the Undying, because the moon seems to be essentially the most difficult location but.
PvP is ready to enhance in Shadowkeep, and the Crucible playlist construction goes to get a little bit of an overhaul. The Trials of Osiris may very well be returning at some stage, however they positively gained’t be accessible at launch.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – adjustments to statistics, armour and Artifacts
You’ll be able to equip a finishing move in an armour slot in Shadowkeep. It will price you Super power and also you’ll be weak in the course of the transfer, nevertheless, so use it properly.
You’ll additionally be capable to power up armour to increase a piece’s mod capacity. This means that you may put on no matter armour you want and grind it out for mods to fit your playstyle. Powering up the armour by finishing sure goals will enhance the variety of mods you may equip.
Stats are additionally again in Shadowkeep and also you’ll be managing your Intellect, Discipline and Strength a la Destiny. Mobility, Resilience and Recovery will nonetheless be current, however the brand new stats management Super, grenade and melee energy respectively.
Artifacts are additionally returning to Destiny 2 however they’ll work a bit otherwise. Each season, there can be a brand new Artifact to improve. Once it’s totally upgraded, there can be a tier record from which you’ll select Exotic perks, although it’s not clear what these perks are.
The Eye of the Gate Lord is the primary Artifact you’ll be upgrading, so test again quickly for extra data.
Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – Exotic weapons
New Exotics will even be added into the loot pool, with the trailer displaying off a cool Vex-themed Exotic hint rifle, a machine gun and what seems just like the Monte Carlo auto-rifle.
As we’ve already seen all through Forsaken, revamped model of outdated favourites are a giant factor in Destiny 2, so you may anticipate to see a number of extra basic weapons seem in Shadowkeep.