‘Destiny’ Weekly Reset For May 10: Winter’s Run Taken Nightfall Arrives

The Destiny Weekly Update for May 10 brings the Winter’s Run Taken remix, Strike to Nightfall, for the first time. PlayStation and Xbox players should be happy for a chance to farm the Stolen Will Shotgun. However, the modifiers for Nightfall this week will make things a bit challenging.

Challenge of Elders

Round Boss Description
1 Val Aru’un Cabal
2 Seditious Mind Vex
3 Keksis the Betrayed Fallen

Modifiers

  • Airborne Players deal more damage while in the air.
  • Chaff — Player radar is disabled.
  • Melee Kill Bonus Melee kills are worth more points.

Bounties

Name Description
Riot Guard Kill Champions in Level 41 Prison of Elders or Challenge of the Elders.
Close Still Counts Use grenades to kill enemies in Level 41 Prison of Elders or Challenge of the Elders.
Shadow Boxer Use Void abilities to kill enemies in Level 41 Prison of Elders or Challenge of the Elders.
Destiny Oryx (PlayStation, Xbox)
[Image via Bungie]

King’s Fall Raid Challenge Mode — Oryx (Guide)

The Destiny King’s Fall Raid challenge caps off this week with special conditions to beat Oryx. The Challenge mode condition is that players must detonate 16 Blight bombs at the same time to bring Oryx’s health down from full to almost zero.

The rewards for Normal Mode are a guaranteed 310 Helmet or Primary Weapon, 310 Artifact, and a Calcified Fragment. The Hard mode loot is the same as normal, plus a 320 Helmet or Primary Weapon, a 320 Artifact, Emblem, and a new Ship.

Please consult this Inquisitr article for a full guide on how to beat the Oryx hard mode challenge.

Nightfall — Winter’s Run

Ishtar Sink, Venus: As the Vex march to claim the Ishtar Sink, 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.

Modifiers

  • Epic — Heavily shielded and highly aggressive enemies appear in great numbers.
  • Specialist — Special Weapon damage is favored.
  • Fresh Troops — Some enemy squads have been fortified with additional reinforcements.
  • Exposure — Guardian shields are increased but do not replenish.
  • Trickle — Recharge of abilities is significantly reduced.

Court of Oryx (Guide)

Tier 3: Thalnok, Fanatic of Crota

Destiny Thalnok Grimoire Card (PlayStation, Xbox) [Image via Bungie]This mini-Crota boss plays similar to the final The Dark Below Raid encounter in Destiny, with a couple of twists. It will require teamwork, as well. Like Crota, the only way to kill Thalnok is to bring his shields down to force him to kneel, while a player whacks him with a sword dropped by a Knight.

Destiny Lord Shaxx (PlayStation, Xbox)

Weekly Crucible Playlists

  • Mayhem Clash

Shaxx Crucible Weekly Bounties

Bounty Description Experience Reputation
Individual Achievement Complete Crucible matches with an individual score of at least 1,500 points. 3,750 75
Making an Impact Win 7 matches. 3,750 75
Crucible Combat Win one game in three different Crucible game modes. 3,750 75
Featured Matches Earn points in any featured Crucible playlist. Wins are worth 3 points. Completing a match is worth 1 point. 3,750 75
Rifles and Cannons Defeat 10 opposing Guardians with each Primary Weapon type. 5,000 200
The True Meaning of War Complete all 5 of Shaxx’s weekly bounties in one week. 5,000 200

Arcite Crucible 99-40 Weekly Bounties

Bounty Description Experience Reputation
Full Auto Complete a match in any playlist with a minimum of 6 Auto Rifle kills. 3,750 75
Ballistic Trauma Complete a match in any playlist with a minimum of 6 Hand Cannon kills. 3,750 75
Bullet Grouping Complete a match in any playlist with a minimum of 6 Pulse Rifle kills. 3,750 75
Ballistic Scalpel Complete a match in any playlist with a minimum of 6 Scout Rifle kills. 3,750 75
Destiny - Petra Venj (PlayStation, Xbox)

Petra Weekly Bounties

Bounty Description Experience Reputation
Take the Wanted WANTED: Irxori, Lost to Oryx. Cosmodrome. Fireteam recommended.

Note: Can be found at Skywatch on Earth.

3,000 500
Take Them Out Kill 12 Consumed or named Fallen, Hive, Cabal, or Vex on Venus. 1,500 250
Take Them All Kill 100 Taken. 1,500 250

Prison of Elders Level 32 Urrox’s Grudge (Guide)

Destiny Prison of Elders - Urrox, Flame Prince (Playstation, Xbox) [Image via Destiny]The Flame Prince, Urrox, vows to burn the Light until all that remains is darkness and bone.

Round Enemy Objective Modifier(s)
1 Hive None Trickle — Recharge of abilities is significantly reduced.
2 Cabal Dismantle Mines Small Arms — Primary Weapon damage is favored.
3 Cabal Eliminate Target Exposure — Guardian shields are increased but do not replenish.
4 Hive Dismantle Mines Arc Burn — Arc Damage from any source is greatly increased.
5 Hive/Urrox Boss Fight Solar Burn — Solar Damage from any source is greatly increased.

Rewards

  • House of Judgement x 200
  • Armor Core

Prison of Elders Level 34 — The Forever Eater

Destiny Prison of Elders Qodron (PlayStation, Xbox) [Image via Destiny]Qodron, a Vex chronovore, sees only one outcome: your demise. Prove it wrong.

Round Enemy Objective Modifier(s)
1 Vex Mini-Boss Fight Catapult — Grenade recharge rate is greatly increased.
2 Vex Dismantle Mines Void Burn — Void Damage from any source is greatly increased.
3 Fallen Mini-Boss Fight Brawler — Guardian Melee damage is greatly increased.
4 Vex Eliminate the Target Small Arms — Primary Weapon damage is favored.
5 Vex/Qodron Boss Fight Trickle — Recharge of abilities is significantly reduced.

Rewards

  • House of Judgment x 300
  • Weapon Core
  • Etheric Light

Prison of Elders Level 35 — Skolas’ Revenge (Guide)

Destiny Prison of Elders - Skolas (PlayStation, Xbox) [Image via Destiny]Skolas and his crew challenge the Guardians who captured him. Face him with a Fireteam of three. End him.

Round Enemy Objective Modifier(s)
1 Hive None Exposure — Guardian shields are increased but do not replenish.
Brawler — Guardian Melee damage is greatly increased.
2 Vex Destroy Mines Grounded — Players take more damage while airborne.
Airborne — Players deal more damage while in the air.
3 Cabal Dismantle Mines Catapult — Grenade recharge rate is greatly increased.
Arc Burn — Arc Damage from any source is greatly increased.
4 Fallen Eliminate Target Specialist — Special Weapon damage is favored.
Juggler — No ammo drops for your equipped weapon.
5 Fallen Mini-Boss Trickle — Recharge of abilities is significantly reduced.
Small Arms — Primary Weapon damage is favored.
6 Fallen /
Skolas
Boss Fight Catapult — Grenade recharge rate is greatly increased.
Angry — Minions of the Darkness won’t flinch, even after massive damage.

Rewards

  • House of Judgment x 500
  • Armor Core
  • Weapon Core
  • Etheric Light

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