Within the run as much as this Tuesday’s launch of The Witch Queen, many Future 2 gamers I do know have been nonetheless working the Presage unique quest mission within the hope of snagging a Lifeless Man’s Story with the perk Vorpal Weapon. Beforehand, you solely had one probability per account, per week, at a roll on the gun, and with seven possible perks within the related column it was, to be frank, a crapshoot. The Presage mission was vaulted with the launch of The Witch Queen, however to offset that frustration Bungie introduced that Xur, the weekend vendor, can be promoting one randomly rolled Lifeless Man’s Story per week. And wouldn’t you recognize, he’s give you the products instantly.
For those who head to the Winding Cove space of the European Lifeless Zone, and from spawn climb up the cliff on the left, there you’ll find ol’ tentacle face promoting a DMT (as we will hereafter name it), full with Vorpal Weapon.
Why is the perk so fascinating? Nicely, in PvE DMT’s signature Cranial Spike perk sees escalating stacks of injury awarded for profitable headshots. At 5x, it’s punchy sufficient to do severe injury to even main enemies and managers. Vorpal Weapon tacks on an additional 20% to these enemies, making DMT very efficient in endgame content material resembling raids and Grandmaster Nightfalls. As well as, this season there’s an Anti-Barrier scout rifle mod within the Artifact, additional upping DMT’s utility. Briefly, it shreds Champions and likewise enables you to choose off minor enemies from a secure distance.
Word additionally that each one unique major weapons acquired a 40% injury in opposition to purple bar enemies, plus utilizing one will enhance the speed at which Heavy Ammo drops. I used DMT for nearly all of my time within the brilliant Legendary campaign this week, and it put in absolute work. The gun additionally slaps in PvP (to the purpose that it’s already eaten two nerfs and remains to be a terror), and since Vorpal Weapon procs it’s injury buff in opposition to enemy guardians of their supers, it truly is meta in each modes.
Now the unhealthy information. Xur isn’t going to half with DMT low cost. Shopping for the gun will value you a whopping 125k glimmer, 1 Ascendant Shard, 1 Unique Cipher (which he additionally sells), and 200 Legendary Shards. That’s a wallet-busting oof. But it surely’s positively price it. The opposite random perks on this DMT are Prolonged Barrel, Regular Rounds and Fitted Inventory. Not fairly an ideal ‘god roll’, as each the barrel and inventory harm dealing with, however given it could possibly be a lengthy time earlier than he sells one with Vorpal once more, it is best to completely seize it now in case you can. Completely happy head clicking.
You have got till reset at 12PM EST on Tuesday 1 March to purchase this DMT.