Definitely! Seriously if you have the Fractaline to spare, farm this thing it's freaking amazing in PvP. Create Fireteam These weapons are part of the full Tier list above, but for those curious about what are the latest exotics released with Season of the Worthy, here they are: Witherhoard became an instant favorite the day it was released alongside Season of Arrivals. Required fields are marked *. Season of Arrivals has brought a better public event called Contact, as well as a fascinating … Outlaw and Vorpal Weapon make it perfect for all activities. So then, let’s look at the best swords in PvE, PvP & Gambit right now in Destiny 2 for 2020 … This may take some time... No that would be The Last Dance since year one. It's really good but no different than last hope. And desperado is the best pvp damage perk in game. and I'm at 87k resonance... trying to get that absolute perfect roll is driving me nutz. But that’s the whole point of this site. And desperado is the best pvp damage perk in game. If collecting exotics is your priority, Nightfall: The Ordeals are for you. But even if you’re not into unbelievably hard challenges, Witherhoard will get the job done for you, be it in Prophecy, Gambit, or a Nightfall. It also has access to Quckdraw + Tap the Trigger or Feeding Frenzy + Rampage. One of only two Exotic sidearms in the game, Devil’s Ruin is a great choice for PVE … Rapid Hit and Tap the Trigger... You are not allowed to view this content. Yep, working on a PVE weapons guide right now… But as soon as I’m done in a few days, I’ll add both Ruinous Effigy and Traveler’s Chosen to the tier list! 150 RPM hand cannon headshot TTK is 0.8 seconds, which is also about the median average primary headshot ttk. [spoiler]no need to tell everyone our secret lol[/spoiler]. The following exotics were added to the ranking: The following weapons moved in the ranking: The following weapons did not change Tier but did receive a buff: The following weapon was added to the ranking: Finally, a few “Drops from” entries have been updated to reflect the introduction of the Exotic Cipher. Let’s continue the conversation on our Discord. Traveller's can have great perks that help with stability and accuracy. And I never thought I’d actually prefer rapid hit to feeding frenzy (I have that roll too). Quickdraw/Trench Barrel – Everyone loves Trench Barrel and it’s still very good, even with past nerfs. Fourth Time’s the Charm/Dragonfly - Dragonfly ain’t want it used to be, but this can be fun. You can simply filter the Tier list above and set the column “Drops from” to “Raid” to see all of them. This gun is accurate, sticky... has some freakin' range to it... kills faster than Breachlight... why do I not see this in PvP more often? I got a PvP roll (same as yours) and a PvE roll. And now that Bungie is sunsetting Legendary weapons, Exotics have become even more important. On top of that, it’s a pvp godsend. News and opinion about video games, television, movies and the internet. Kinda ridiculous, but I like using it. That said, there are so many excellent legendary shotguns that excel in both PVE and PVP, I don’t see The Fourth Horsemen getting any more spotlight than the week it was launched. Drop mag helps with reload, but you may want Accurized to make its garbage range better. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The 3-burst sidearms are really good in their range if you hit headshots. By clicking 'Accept', you agree to the policies documented at, This site uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. This exotic is effective (it has good total DPS), strong against ads and fun to use. The aim is to update this list as soon as new exotics are released AND/OR sandbox changes change the tier list itself! PVP Sidearms So I grew a little tired of using shotguns and revolvers in PVP and wanted to look into the sidearms world. While the optimal TTK is nothing to right home about .73, it's min TTK of .83 is extremely forgiving with all body shots and best class for Sidearms that tend to have strict requirements for crits. Things change fast in Destiny 2, especially the Meta. Of course, some may disagree with parts of the ranking. Auto-loading or Field Prep/Firing Line or Vorpal – A matter of preference here. I like my anonymous autumn with full auto/rampage and my smugglers word with full auto/tap the trigger. Ambitious Assassin/Feeding Frenzy – For the non-champion build. I don't think I'd use a sidearm without full auto, I dislike working my figer hard trying to rapidly spamm the trigger button . And a range masterwork. TJ5 is good, but I wouldn't say it's the undisputed "best PvP sidearm". And the higher the difficulty, the higher the chance to get one. Exotics are a key part of a Guardian’s loadout. The Reddit Tier list from Skyknight and the video Tier list from Skarrow9 were both great sources of inspiration. You may opt-out by. Crucible: The Crucible is Destiny 2's PvP arena and where players can go to fight against other Guardians. It’s easy to get lost with so many exotics when you’re new to Destiny 2 or just have been away for a while. Cancel Most of these weapons were previously connected to Exotic quests removed and put into the Destiny Content Vault or Exotics that were connected to previous seasons. While everyone was busy spamming Hard Light in Trials of Osiris, Tommy’s Matchbook was quietly racking up kills in both PVE and PVP. A few exotics can only drop from raid bosses, such as the Eyes of Tomorrow Rocket Launcher that only drops from the Deep Stone Crypt raid. Exotic quests are a different story. Max stability man. There’s a lot of utility in this one because it can roll demo and spawn warmind cells and be anti-barrier or overload this season. But you can only buy bounties for the non-battle pass ones, and they’re not cheap, because you will probably run out of Encrypted Bits pretty quickly if you buy a lot of them and you’re not literally farming every daily bounty you can from the bunkers. Fusion Rifles are Destiny's take on energy guns, firing a burst of energy after a short wind-up time. It's disgusting. Enough low level ads in one spot and it can take out knights or wizards without you even shooting them. Also, you can filter and sort the list however you prefer! Just keep in mind this list is both based on my personal opinion playing Destiny 2 on PC with a mouse and keyboard, but also several discussions with very talented players. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. I think that Huckleberry and Tommy’s are underrated. But, can't use Breachlight with Revoker, and I needed another gun to pair with it. As many of the best weapons in Destiny 2 are Exotics, this guide will cover every single one in the game. Keep shooting until you get a hit! One thing that is great about Destiny 2 Sidearms is that they are generally equally useful in both PvE and PvP scenarios. [quote]Travelers Judgement: Secretly the best PvP Sidearm? In a nutshell, there are now 4 ways you can find exotic weapons in Destiny 2: There isn’t much more to say about Exotic engrams, only that they have a higher chance to drop from end-game activities. The Best Destiny 2 Sidearms. Still, the bugs have been solved and Witherhoard remains a beast in PVE. Try: Ambitious Assassin/Feeding Frenzy - Good for mob clearing. Rat King, but all sidearms are welcomed by me. But once people got their hands on it, they all changed their minds. Full-Auto/Zen Moment – What I’m using until I get my Vorpal. These are the different Tier levels used for the list: The list starts with S Tier and moves down until it reaches the bottom Tier. These weapons might have better range than Shotguns, but Fusion Rifles are rarely seen in PvE or PvP content. This gun is accurate, sticky... has some freakin' range to it... kills faster than Breachlight... why do I not see this in PvP more often? But it’s actually better in most situations. You can read all about it in our Monument to Lost Lights guide, including the cost to acquire each  Exotic and a complete tier list to help you prioritize. The most infamous example is was Anarchy, probably because it’s one of the best PVE weapons in the game while being hard to obtain…. Pretty tough. There is zero recoil and it's nutty. Ehroar did a great review pointing out that because it has poor range and pellet spread, The Fourth Horseman requires much more work and risk-taking than a Heavy sniper rifle or grenade launcher. And to make things a little easier, Bungie recently made a change to the quest log and put all Exotic quests in a dedicated section.