Hello Guardians!

Another week has passed us by and we move into another reset period. This week we get 3 more artifacts, a new nightfall and a change to the heroic strikes modifiers. Read on to gain some insight on whats to come and how to conquer!

Make sure to check out the last Bungie Twitch stream tomorrow (22/03) to find out some more information on the Age of Triumph update.

Challenge mode – Vosik


Nightfall – Recommended light 380

This week’s Nightfall is the Shadow Thief! The Devil Splicers made Taniks Perfected. He’s back in his old Wolfship near the Moon. Board it and eliminate the threat he poses.

The modifiers for this week are as follows:-

Epic – Heavily shielded and highly aggressive enemies appear in great numbers.

Fresh troops – Enemy squads have been reinforced with additional troops.

Match game – Enemy shields are resistant to all unmatched elemental damage.

Catapult – Player grenades recharge quicker.

Exposure – Player shields recharge at a drasically lower rate.

This week the nightfall is a little challenging what with the Fresh troops and Match game, so watch out for the extra enemies spawning in. Make sure to make use of multiple elements to deal with the shields and throw those grenades!



SIVA crisis heroic strikes – Recommended light 350

This week will see another selection of modifiers to keep you on your toes. Remember your first completion of the week will net you a Treasures of the Dawning box!

Arc Burn – Damage using Arc weapons and abilities is doubled, but you will receive triple damage from such sources.

Chaff – Player radar is disabled.

Catapult – Player grenades recharge quicker.


Commander Zavala has some new weekly bounties to pick up:

Strike Elite – Earn “Gold Tier Achieved”, “Silver Tier Achieved”, or “Bronze Tier Achieved” Medals.
Sunrise –
Earn a Gold Tier Achieved Medal in the Nightfall before time expires.
Simply Perfect – Complete SIVA Crisis Strikes without any of your fireteam dying to earn Flawless Medals.

Lord Shaxx has a new bounty this week to pick up:

Back to Basics – Exercise your skills in the Clash match type.

New Artifacts

There are now 3 new artifacts to choose from, remember to pick up the quest Champion of the light and do Noble deeds in the Plaguelands, this can easily be done by completing the raid Wrath of the Machine or by doing missions on patrol which also includes Archon Forge. Once you have done the quest you can then pick an artifact and then attune it to the statue behind Tyra Karn. Try to check each week as the stats on each artifact changes.

The artifacts on offer are –

Memory of Timur – Melee attacks on minor minions of the Darkness have the chance to temporarily turn the target against its allies. (Strength +59/ 102)
Memory of Radegast – Gain the ability to reflect energy based projectiles when Guarding with a Sword. Increased Sword ammo capacity. (Intellect +30/ 73 – Strength +34/ 77)
Memory of Gheleon – Grants a detailed radar. Radar persists when sighting with primary weapons. (Intellect +61/ 104)


Shiro – 4 also has some new bounties to pick up which include:

Archon’s Forge: Servitors – Complete Servitor encounters in the Archons Forge.
Archon’s Forge: Captains – Complete Captain encounters in the Archons Forge.
Pull the plug – Kill Fallen Majors and Ultras.
Anti-Splicer – Complete Patrols in the Plaguelands.


That’s all for for this week, be sure to check out some of my other articles here!