Destiny 2 Update 1.2.1


Faction Rallies

  • Information concerning Faction Rallies will be made available on 5/31 in the “This Week at Bungie” blog article.


Exotic Armor


  • Mechaneer’s Tricksleeves

  • While you are critically wounded, swapping to a Sidearm increases its damage (2x in PvE, 1.33x in PvP).

  • The Dragon’s Shadow

  • Dodge reloads all weapons simultaneously.

  • Dodging now also grants +5 mobility for the duration of Wraithmetal Mail, in addition to its previous benefits.

  • Added a UI indicator for the Wraithmetal Mail buff.


  • Lion Rampant

  • Hipfiring no longer interrupts Lift. Increased hipfire accuracy while airborne.

  • Synthoceps

  • Now grants a flat melee damage bonus for 8 seconds when you are surrounded by three or more enemies (3x in PvE, 2x in PvP).

  • This buff also increases Super damage while active (+50%).


  • Lunafaction Boots

  • Now allows your Rift to continuously reload weapons while you or allies stand in it.

  • Empowering Rift grants a boost to weapon range and aim assist.

  • Sunbracers

  • Solar melee kills now grant unlimited Solar grenade energy for a short duration.



  • Shining Sphere

  • Replaced Pulse Monitor perk with Quickdraw.


  • Skyburner’s Oath

  • Fixed an issue that caused this weapon’s sound effects to play too quietly while you are aiming down sights.

  • SUROS Regime

  • Fixed an issue where players could not reload while ADS.


  • Trench Barrel

  • Fixed a bug that allowed this perk to activate after making melee attacks on friendly targets.

Exotic Masterworks

  • MIDA Multi-Tool

  • The Masterwork catalyst can now be obtained by the most determined competitors in the Crucible.



  • Crucible Labs

  • Crucible Labs will allow Guardians to play experimental Crucible content.

  • Crucible Labs will become available at a later date. Stay tuned to @Bungie on Twitter for announcements.

  • The Crucible Labs playlist will be active periodically for feedback.

  • General

  • Fixed an issue where players would lose Rank Points for leaving a match too soon after the match ends.

  • Fixed a memory issue that was causing PC players running at low texture quality to frequently hit BEET or KALE errors while loading into 6v6 Iron Banner.

  • Fixed the space flights of 3+ minutes players experienced while loading into 6v6 Iron Banner that were caused when they hit BEET and KALE errors.

Public Events

  • Fixed an issue that prevented players from triggering the Heroic “Warsat Down” public event when Shriekers would close too quickly.


  • Removed "Exodus Crash" from Heroic Strike Matchmaking.

  • Fixed an issue where players could join in-progress and become stuck behind a door in the strike “Exodus Crash.”

  • Fixed an issue where Heroic strike milestones and quests was not progressing due to Vanguard Boons.

  • Fixed an issue where players could get stuck joining allies repeatedly in the strike “Lake of Shadows.”

  • Added a score modifier display on the item detail screen for Nightfall Challenge Cards.

  • Heroic strikes will now award Escalation Protocol Key Fragments.

  • Heroic strikes now have a chan