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!


Challenge mode – Aksis

Nightfall – Recommended light 380

This week’s Nightfall is Winter’s Run! As the Vex march to claim the Ishtar Sing, the Fallen House of Winter is raising a powerful Archon, stolen from the Prison of elders in the Reef. Find the Archon before they fully restore his soul. 

The modifiers for this week are as follows:-

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

Small armsPrimary weapon damage is favored. 

Berserk – Enemies do not flinch, even after taking heavy damage.

Match game – Enemy shields are resistant to none matched elemental damage.

Chaff – Player radar is disabled.

This week the nightfall shouldn’t pose too much of a problem for you Guardians. Make sure to take a variety of weapon’s to deal with the shields quickly and try to keep tabs on where your allies are since radar is disabled. 



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 Radiant treasure box!

Small arms – Primary weapon damage is favored. 

Chaff – Player radar is disabled.

Airborne – Players deal more damage while in the air.


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.
– Get 9 Rapid enemmy kills to earn “Rampage” Medals in SIVA Crisis Strikes.

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 Felwinter – Lose your super, but gain one extra grenade and Melee charge, and small boosts to all stats. Orbs grant Melee and Grenade energy. (Discipline +152/ 195 – Strength +86/ 129)
Memory of Skorri – When your super is full, nearby allies’ supers recharge faster. (Intellect +59/ 102)
Memory of Perun – Enemy Guardians with full supers and all enemies with low health are highlighted. (Intellect +32/ 75 – Discipline +46/ 89)


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

Anti-Splicer – Complete Patrols in the Plaguelands.
Shock it to me – Defeat Fallen with Arc damage.
Archon’s Forge: Captains – Complete Captain encounters in the Archon’s Forge.
Stay Down – Defeat Fallen.


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