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Destiny 2 is an online-only multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed by Bungie and published by Activision.

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Do stealth/invisibility effects hide me from invading Guardians?

So apparently, when you invade the other team in Gambit/Prime, you essentially get wallhacks for the duration you're invading. What I'm curious about, since I can't seem to tell, is whether or not my ...
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Where can I efficiently farm bright dust?

The description of bright dust is as follows: Obtained by completing certain bounties and from special reward sources. Cosmetics from the Bright Dust seem to be rather pricey -- I started playing ...
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What resources do I need to masterwork an Armour 2.0 item?

With the release of Shadowkeep the way that armour works has been updated to Armour 2.0. I've seen that Legendary Shards are required to boost armour energy levels. With the new Enhancement Prism ...
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How do I change my Destiny 2 server on Steam?

I recently picked up Destiny 2 again after essentially ignoring it since it was given away for free on Battle.net. I completed the Steam transfer, did some crossplay account linking and logged into ...
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Can't start the Divine Fragmentation quest?

I've gone to the Vex Gate located in Sorrow's Harbor as indicated in the video below. According to the source, the quest Divine Fragmentation should drop when I defeat the boss after several waves of ...
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What is the maximum power level in Destiny 2, and how do I get there?

I just hit power level 900 rather quickly after playing D2 for the last 3 days. However, it seems now that my power level goes up rather slowly, by at least 1-2 every few hours. It doesn't seem ...
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Are there any real counters to supers in Crucible?

In every single Crucible match I have played since the start of Destiny 2 New Light, supers have felt completely uncounterable and pretty much oneshot me all the time. I can't possibly think of any ...
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How can I take a break in Destiny 2?

Destiny 2 does not seem to let me pause the game at any stage of the single-player progress, be it in a campaign mission or otherwise. I expect it to be strictly non-pausable during multiplayer ...
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What's special ammo in Destiny 2?

In Destiny 2, I frequently come across weapons that require 'special ammo' of which I either don't have, or the game never drops. How do I get hold of these? And is it worth it? I'm already having ...
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Is there a move list for Arcstrider?

The Arcstrider sub-class in Destiny 2, has a number of different moves available when using the super. Is there a list of specific moves and combinations of strikes to better understand what is ...
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Can I switch to third-person while not in 'town' in Destiny 2?

I started playing recently, and in non-lethal areas, the player view automatically switches to third-person. In story mode areas, it never does that. Haven't tried anything else like Crucible or ...
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What does the Drifter use motes for?

Whilst playing Gambit matches, the Drifter has various voice lines: "Get me those motes and I'll make you rich, brother! I promise." "Motes go in the bank, got it? And I'll make sure you get paid." ...
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How did the Hive achieve space travel?

As we've seen across the Destiny franchise the Hive have used ships to travel across the galaxy and also to deploy troops to the surface of worlds. As a seemingly unintelligent species, how have the ...
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Where can I buy Destiny 2 Forsaken annual pass?

So my friend is on PS4 and he is looking to come back to Destiny 2, he owns the forsaken dlc with all past expansions. Yet whenever he or I check there is no forsaken annual pass to get the rest of ...
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How can I get all Destiny 2 expansions?

I pre-ordered the Destiny 2: Shadowkeep game for $35 and I got the base Destiny 2 game with the year 1 expansion packs -- Warmind and Curse of Osiris. I will be getting the Shadowkeep DLC later on ...
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What are the differences between the targeting perks?

Some items roll with various targeting and flinch perks on them. They seem to range from weapon specific to weapon types. How do you know which is the better bonus between these perks? For example, ...
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Does the Dragonfly Spec mod work with Explosive Payload perk?

I have a sniper rifle which has the Explosive Payload perk. I'm interested to know if it's worth putting a Dragonfly Spec mod into the weapon. So does the Dragonfly Spec mod only work with Dragonfly ...
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What are the specific conditions for obtaining a Braytech Schematic?

I am working on my Destinations Seal to get the Wayfarer title. I have one Braytech weapon left to collect. This is the Niflheim Frost. In order to obtain it, I must get a Braytech Schematic, which ...
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What is the weapon masterwork progression?

To Masterwork a weapon after the Forsaken update, you need to progress it's masterworked stat through 10 ranks, with different and presumably increasing prices for each level. I know the first level ...
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How can I obtain the Secret Victories emblem?

I am working on my Destinations: Forsaken badge and I am one item short. The item in question is the Secret Victories emblem. Which states the objective is Objectives Ascendant chests looted: 1 ...
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Can I play Destiny 2 without PS Plus?

Can I play Destiny 2: Forsaken without a PS Plus subscription? Some of my friends say I can't but then others say I can and I went to EB games but the worker there was useless.
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How do I enable keyboard/mouse + controller at the same time?

I like putting a controller near me so I know when the controller is vibrating during cutscenes - as developers usually put in custom vibrations to match what's going on in the cutscene. However, ...
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How does Destiny 2 save?

Sorry, I’m new to the game and was wondering how to save the game/know when it autosaves. This was not explained in the (very limited) tutorial. I don’t want to lose all my progress so far.
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Where does Destiny 2 save screenshots?

In the Destiny 2 update 2.1.0, released in Season 5, a screenshot key has been added. PC Controls Added new "Take Screenshot" keybind (defaults to the "Print Screen" key) However the patch ...
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How does the High Impact Reserves perk interact with the Extended Mag mod?

I have a weapon which has High Impact Reserves, and I've placed an Extended Mag mod into it, boosting it's rounds from 36 to 42. Will this give me more high impact rounds in the magazine?
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How can I quickly farm Key Fragments?

I am working on collecting the Escalation Protocol armour set for my Triumph. To do this I need to collect 7 key fragments to hand into Ana Bray for an Encrypted Cache Key. Ref: https://www.tldrgames....
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Is it possible to play second hand Destiny 2 online?

I am considering to buy a second hand copy of Destiny 2 on PS4, not sure if I can play it online as the previous owner has registered this game under his account? Thanks
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Are bounties active in Heroic Story missions?

With the weekly milestone to complete 3 heroic story missions and the fact you can pick the missions you'd like to complete. You'll know which planets these are on. I'm curious to know if I visited ...
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If I dismantle an exotic with a catalyst do I lose my progress?

I am working through a few exotic weapon catalyst quests at the moment, but I'm finding that I have quickly outleveled the weapons. If I dismantle the item and get a new one from my Collections, will ...
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Are uncollected engrams lost in the Haunted Forest?

When playing the Haunted Forest event, during the Festival of the Lost (Oct 16 to Nov 6) engrams will drop from enemies, however the transitions are quick between bosses and the next stage, due to the ...
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Mercury Adventure

I'm trying to play the first adventure, Bug in the System, from Expansion I: Curse of Osiris on Destiny 2. It will not allow me access and keeps saying not all members of my fireteam have reached ...
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What is the POINT of power level in Destiny 2

I've played this game for about a year now, and basically, I can't tell what the point of powerful gear really is in the game (and by "powerful" I mean the power level of gear). Note, I'm not ...
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What is the current maximum Triumph score?

I am enjoying using the Triumphs system to guide my activities ingame, but I'm curious about how much overall progress I've made. What is the current maximum Triumph score? So that I can get an idea ...
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Destiny 2 expansions question from a returning player on PS4 [closed]

I was a hardcore Destiny player, then when Destiny 2 came out I bought it at day 1, but after completing the campaign I left it. Now, I realized that for PS plus users, Destiny 2 is now downloadable ...
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When do Spider's prices reset?

In the Tangled Shore we meet Spider, who is the area's vendor. You can buy Masterwork Cores from him for Legendary Shards, however each subsequent purchase increases the price. As I recall, 10, 20, ...
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How many kills does it take to unlock new subclass abilities?

With the release of Destiny 2's latest expansion Forsaken, new sub-class abilities and supers have been added to the game. These require the acquisition of a Seed of Light, and then the completion of ...
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Why was Uldren Sov in the Prison of Elders?

Destiny 2's Forsaken expansion begins with Uldren Sov escaping from the Prison of Elders, but I thought his whereabouts were unknown following the events of The Taken King. Is there writing somewhere ...
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Does Destiny 2 have a free trial?

I expected the game to have a limited trial version like the other paid Blizzard games* (barring Overwatch) Diablo III, World of Warcraft and Starcraft 2 (before switching to free-to-play). ...
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How is progress towards the Moments of Triumph trackers calculated?

I am interested to know if anyone has figured out how the trackers work for Moments of Triumph accomplishments? Last night I got the last of the weapons from the Curse of Osiris wheel on Mercury and ...
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Can Destiny 2 Cursing be Avoided/Turned Off?

Like the title of my question says, how am I able to turn this vulgar language off? It's rated Teen by the ESRB for three reasons, and I'd like to make it two. Are there certain points where it uses ...
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Can Destiny 2 faction rally gear drop after faction rally ended?

So first faction rally ended and winner was picked. As far as I understand one can still farm ornaments during this week. Does it mean, that also faction specific gear is still possible to drop in ...
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Textures Distorted on Destiny 2 with Windows 10 and bootcamp

I am playing Destiny 2 on Windows 10 bootcamped on my Mac. When launching the game, this happened; the textures are all distorted on this screen and throughout the game. This also happens on Steam ...
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Are strikes and raids locked behind the campaign in Destiny 2?

I was helping level my friend in Destiny 2, and since I had the XP buffs for Crucible, we just did Crucible all the way to level 20. He has completed a little bit of the campaign, but not much. Are ...
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Is usage of specific weapons tracked by Bungie in Destiny 2 and is it available via the API?

Using the API, you can get the usage stats for each weapon category (weaponKillsHandCannon, weaponKillsSideArm, weaponKillsSubmachinegun, etc.), broken down into game category (patrol, raid, story, ...
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Is there a weekly limit to the number of Daily Milestones (call to arms, heroic strikes etc)?

I just hit level 20 this week and was doing the daily milestone everyday, sometimes it was do heroic strikes and other times it was for call to arms in the crucible. Today/Yesterday I have not ...
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Why was my Destiny 2 drop such a low level?

I was playing through a Strike with a friend today and I got this drop. Even though my power level is 251, the defense on this piece of armor was only 10. It had good stats, but I don't understand ...
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Is the engram reward power-level determined upon receiving, or decrypting?

I recently hit max level in Destiny 2 and have started my path on gearing up to do raids. I have a general idea of how gear level is determined, slightly above your current, so that you steadily ...
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Does dismantling armour that has an armour mod destroy the mod?

In Destiny 2 if I put an armour mod into some armour and later dismantle it, will the mod be destroyed? I am wondering if I should wait on using my mods until I have raid ready gear.
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How do you show visual countdowns for Destiny 2 abilities?

I am playing Destiny 2 and my abilities have cool downs, but I wasn’t able to see a setting anywhere really that would enable a countdown with numbers, to indicate how long it will be. Is there a way ...
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Destiny 2 How to send friend invites using battletag on PC?

Whenever searching for fireteam on bungie.net, they provide a battltag they want you to add. I tried searching on google, but there is no such tutorial. How to use it to send friend requests?