What is Destiny 2?
Eyes up, Guardian. This guide provides a brief overview to help you begin your journey in Destiny 2.
Choose Your Class
Pillars of strength, Titans protect their allies and drive the frontline until their enemies are no more.
Quick on the trigger and deadly with a blade, Hunters stalk the battlefield and take big risks for bigger rewards.
Wielder’s of powerful magic, Warlocks hold an arsenal of deadly secrets which can shatter reality itself.
Reclaim Your Power and Our Home
The Red Legion’s devastating attack stripped all Guardians of their powers. Find the shard of the Traveler to restore your abilities and unleash them upon your foes.
Find Allies At The Farm
Take refuge with other survivors in Destiny 2's first social space. Here you'll interact with players and vendors, pick up new weapons and gear, turn in bounties, and accept new missions.
As the Titan Vanguard and military leader, Zavala needs you and your Fireteam to run critical Strikes against the enemy.
This quick-witted Exo walks his own path out in his beloved frontier. Find him for weekly planetary excursions and treasure maps.
Warlock Vanguard and one of the fiercest Crucible competitors, meet Ikora to unlock Challenges across most activities.
Strong and resilient, she rallied the resistance in the wake of Ghaul’s attack. Visit Hawthorne to claim weekly Clan rewards.
This proud and boisterous Titan oversees the Crucible, a player vs. player competition where Guardians hone their skills on the battlefield.
As a Cryptarch, she is interested in the artifacts you find in the wild, and can help you decrypt engrams into powerful weapons and gear.
The Next Adventure Awaits
There’s always something to do in Destiny 2, either solo or with friends.
- Story: Fight back the Red Legion who’ve come to claim the Traveler’s power and conquer our home.
- Adventures: Take on rewarding missions to level up, earn loot, and learn more about the world around you.
- Quests: Complete exciting and challenging multi-step experiences that reward high powered loot upon completion.
- Public Events: Rally together in public spaces to complete a specific objective while earning experience and loot.
- Strikes: Team up with two other Guardians and infiltrate an enemy stronghold and earn powerful rewards.
- Raids: Join a Fireteam of six for Destiny's most challenging experience, where skilled teamwork yields exclusive rewards.
- Quickplay Playlist: Jump in and test your skills in fun 6v6 Crucible matches against other Guardians.
- Competitive Playlist: Prepare for serious competition against some of the most skilled Guardians as you climb this ranked gauntlet.
- Iron Banner: Earn Legendary gear in this limited time event where Power level matters.
Exclusive to Destiny 2: Forsaken, this unique 4v4 mode challenges each team in a race to eliminate enemies.