This week, Bungie supplied some new details about Future 2’s subsequent main replace, which can launch on July 17th. Whereas not as substantial because the Forsaken enlargement that’s slated for early September, subsequent month’s replace will nonetheless embrace some new options, modes, and alternatives for gamers to gather gear. Chief amongst them is the brand new Status difficulties for the Leviathan Raid Lairs, which we now know will reward 400 energy stage weapons.
In keeping with Bungie, Status Eater of Worlds and Status Spire of Stars would be the solely approach to earn weapons at energy stage 400 earlier than the launch of Future 2: Forsaken. So far as armor is anxious, the Solstice of Heroes occasion would be the supply for 400 energy stage variations of that gear.
An additional 20 factors of energy is certain to be engaging to plenty of Future 2 gamers on the market, and can seemingly make a few of the tougher endgame actions (like Escalation Protocol and these Status lairs) a little bit simpler. However incomes that 400 energy stage gear would require some effort, because the Status raids won’t be pushovers.
As beforehand reported, Bungie is doing one thing completely different for Status Eater and Status Spire. As an alternative of latest mechanics coupled with greater stage enemies, these Status Raid lairs will function distinctive constraints and modifiers.
The distinctive constraints for the Status raids will probably be a pre-determined loadout that every one gamers should adhere to. This isn’t the identical as a locked loadout the place gamers can’t change their weapons; they merely will solely be allowed to equip a particular weapon kind in a slot. For instance, one week could ask gamers to make use of a Scout Rifle as their kinetic, an auto rifle as their elemental, and a rocket launcher as their energy weapon.
Status Raid lairs will even embrace a rotation between three modifiers, two unknown ones and Prism. Those who bear in mind the early days of Dusk Strikes will know that the Prism modifier buffs elemental injury on a rotation, form of just like the singe on heroic strikes. All instructed, the modifiers are supposed to assist the fireteam and shouldn’t negatively have an effect on them.
In fact, Bungie wants to provide Future 2 gamers causes to finish these Status Raid Lairs past a lift in energy stage. The excellent news is that every raid (that features Leviathan) and raid lair can have an unique weapon catalyst tied to it, and the 2 raid lairs will unlock ornaments on their respective armor.
It’s a unique search for the tougher variations of Future 2’s raids however one that would assist improve the replayability. If nothing else, gamers will seemingly need to check out the Status raid lairs to attempt to get to energy stage 400.
Future 2 Replace 1.2.three releases July 17th.