Bungie launched season 13 of Future 2 this week, bringing the Cabal faction again into the forefront after their defeat in the primary marketing campaign. This time, the empire is led by Empress Caiatl, daughter of Calus who was concerned in prior seasons to varied levels. After alliance talks break down between the Cabal and Vanguard, Caiatl makes an attempt to inventory her Conflict Council with champions. Nonetheless, seeking to show their energy, gamers enter a new Battlegrounds exercise to battle the Cabal by numerous patrol zones.
As a part of Season of the Chosen, gamers might be launched to a brand new social space referred to as the H.E.L.M. which acts because the staging floor for Battleground actions. In right here, gamers can work together with NPCs like Osiris, Crow, and Zavala on the battle desk, decide up quests, and far more.
A part of that includes a brand new weapon referred to as the Hammer of Proving, which appears to be complicated quite a lot of gamers over particular wording from the Quests tab asking gamers to equip it to be able to earn a new useful resource referred to as Cabal Gold.
Sadly, the Hammer of Proving is not truly a brand new sort of heavy melee weapon in Future 2. After ending the introductory mission after which ending the Challenger’s Proving quest, gamers will obtain a quest to gather Cabal Gold by equipping the Hammer of Proving. So long as this quest is listed inside the Quest log, it’s technically outfitted so gamers ought to merely ignore the complicated wording inside the hunt textual content. That is much like different gadgets in previous seasons just like the Chalice of Opulence or Cryptolith Lure.
To get essentially the most out of the Hammer, gamers might want to cost it utilizing medallions bought with Cabal Gold. Fortunately, almost all actions in Future 2 award Cabal Gold, although strikes appear to be the easiest way as gamers have acquired as much as 14 gold at a time.
As soon as bought, medallions could be slotted into the hammer by choosing Particulars from the Hammer of Proving quest. Choose an empty slot on the hammer and buy the Medallion with the gold. At this level, gamers will have the ability to smash Trial Chests on the finish of Battlegrounds missions which provides the hammer one cost to be used on the H.E.L.M. to earn Umbral Engrams.
Much like different seasonal gadgets, gamers can improve the Hammer of Proving utilizing the gold they’ve earned. Nonetheless, earlier than this may be performed, gamers might want to improve the Conflict Desk by growing its fame by finishing weekly seasonal challenges.
Three rows of upgrades could be bought with every row costing barely greater than the earlier one. Every time the Conflict Desk Popularity will increase, gamers will unlock new perks and rows together with upgrades to earn Cabal Gold, the quantity of fees that the hammer can maintain, and far more. As anticipated, that is going to be a prolonged course of so gamers ought to count on to be repeating this course of all through Season 13.
Future 2 is obtainable now for PC, PS4, PS5, Stadia, Xbox One, and Xbox Sequence X.