Tonight throughout The Sport Awards 2021, Bungie confirmed off a trailer for the upcoming Future 2 growth, The Witch Queen.
It’s the sixth growth and the fifth 12 months of prolonged content material for the sport, and it’ll revolve round Savathun, The Witch Queen and sister of Oryx. You’ll bear in mind the latter because the antagonist of the Future 1 growth, The Taken King.
The growth will add new content material throughout the sport, together with new missions, PvE areas, PvP maps, participant gear, weaponry, and a brand new raid. There are additionally 4 deliberate seasons to maintain you occupied.
The Witch Queen comes with space known as Savathun’s Throne World which harbors the brand new Lucent Hive Guardians which can wield the Mild in opposition to you, they usually have their very own Hive Ghosts. So they are going to be one thing to cope with.
You’ll be able to anticipate some new weapons to make use of in opposition to them, such because the Glaive which is a melee weapon. To be able to purchase it and a number of the different new weapons, you’ll make use of a brand new crafting system. You’ll be capable of forge all of The Witch Queen and Seasonal weapons, and the system will likely be extra versatile than the Umbral system – it would even help you hunt for particular perks.
The brand new content material will embody a Legendary mode, which has some good rewards, and it may possibly performed with a crew or by your self with scaling issue.
Initially set for launch this 12 months, Witch Queen was delayed to early 2022. It’s now set for launch on February 22 for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Sequence X/S and Stadia.