Destiny 2 – Weekly Reset (September 21, 2021) – Time

Most of the hardcore Destiny 2 players have the date and time pinned in their minds. The reset happens on Tuesdays, after each reset, important activities in the game are reset.

People who are looking to level up their characters should complete all the activities before reset so that power-up is higher in the next reset. In this article, we will have information about every region and all the activities.


Destiny 2 Weekly Reset Time

  • US Eastern: 12 p.m.
  • US Western: 9 a.m.
  • British: 6 p.m.
  • European: 7 p.m.

The resets happen on Tuesdays. Sometimes the information given below might take time to update because the API is down at the exact reset time.

Updated: September 21, 2021

Note: D2 servers are down a lot of times when the reset commences, this can lead to a delay in the reset information.

(Full infographic from Niris can be found at the end of this article, below is just a summary of the reset)

Crucible Rotation: Showdown

Battlegrounds: Oracle

Vanguard Element: Solar Singe

Nightfall: The Ordeal – The Corrupted

Modifiers:

Nightfall: The Ordeal: Adept
  • Epitaph: Taken combatants generate blight geysers when defeated.
Nightfall: The Ordeal: Hero
  • All previous modifiers
  • Champions: Unstoppable: This mode contains Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Unstoppable mod.
  • Champions: Overload: This mode contains Overload Champions, which cannot be stopped without an Overload mod.
  • Champions: Taken: This mode contains both Overload and Unstoppable Champions, which cannot be stunned without an Overload or Unstoppable mod, respectively.
  • Hero Modifiers: Extra Shields
  • Sedia’s Durance: Arc damage increased. Knockback damage and distance increased.
Nightfall: The Ordeal: Legend
  • All previous modifiers
  • Equipment Locked: You will not be able to change your equipment after this activity starts.
  • Match Game: Enemy shields are highly resistant to all unmatched elemental damage.
  • Legend Modifiers: Locked Loadout & Match Game & Extra Shields
Nightfall: The Ordeal: Master
  • All previous modifiers
  • Attrition: Regeneration is greatly impaired. Defeating enemies may create wells of Light.
  • Master Modifiers: Champions: Mob & Locked Loadout & Match Game & Extra Shields
  • Champions: Mob: This mode contains additional Champions.
Rewards:
  • Nightfall Exclusive DropHorror’s Least (Pulse Rifle)
  • Powerful (Tier 1) reward: Get 3 points by completing runs. Higher difficulties grant more points.
  • Pinnacle reward: Get a score of 100k. Since modifiers are fixed, this requires a high difficulty run.

Europa Activities

  • Eclipsed Zone: Asterion Abyss
  • Empire Hunt: The Warrior: Defeat Eramis’s military commander, Phylaks, the Warrior.
  • Exo Challenge: Simulation: Agility: Simulated Skill-Set Training: Test your dexterity as you move against the Vex.

Destiny 2 Activities This Week

Powerful gear has changed since the introduction of the Shadowkeep update.

We will update the article once niris.tv does his infographic. Thanks for his contribution to the Destiny community.

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What Activities are Reset?

  • Nightfall: Harder version of strikes that offer better loot and powerful gear. The newer nightfalls are harder but they have guaranteed loot.
  • Flashpoint: Get a powerful reward for completing activities on a particular planet. This rotates every week.
  • Clan Bounties: Complete clan bounties for XP to level up your Clan and get rewards.
  • Raids: Complete different raids for powerful gear. Newer raids will offer pinnacle gear each week. With the recent changes, you can get +2 gear for each character.
  • Gambit Bounties and Gear: Complete Gambit bounties and Challenges to get powerful Gambit Gear.
  • Crucible Bounties: Crucible weekly bounties are reset. The new bounties offer tokens, bright dust and more.
  • Dreaming City Rewards: Complete the ascendant challenge, Blind Well Bounties for Dreaming City gear.

These are the notable things that change with each reset. There are a few more things such as Bright Dust Items and Spider Bounties that change.

This week will be Iron Banner Week, you can farm for Pinnacle gear if you haven’t levelled up fully yet. Head to Lord Saladin to collect your quest card and start grinding. Lord Saladin will be leaving on the next weekly reset.

Here is the weapons and gear trailer for the upcoming Beyond Light DLC:

That’s all for the reset.

Thanks to Niris for the amazing infographics.