Destiny 2: Version 1.09 Update


As the Destiny 2 servers went down for weekly maintenance, the development team released a new patch/update. This newest update address several issues with bugs, while fine tuning certain mechanics with the crucible, and Faction Rallies. While we see Faction Rallies in the patch notes, we may see this event coming soon.


General Bugs

  • Fixed an issue with collision detection on the Bureaucratic Walk Emote
  • Fixed an issue causing players to encounter empty public spaces too often in free roam
  • Fixed an issue causing players to be kicked to Orbit


Faction Rallies

  • Strikes now reward Faction Tokens (5-9) per completion (increased from 3 to 7 since 1st Faction Rally)
    • Nightfall now rewards 10 to 18 Faction Tokens on first completion per character
  • Completing Heroic Public Events only rewards 5 Faction Tokens (decreased from 8 since 1st Faction Rally)
  • Destroying enemy resources no longer rewards Faction Tokens
    • Opening Lost Sector chests now rewards 3 Faction Tokens for each fireteam member



  • Updated Mercy Rule settings to allow Mercy to activate slightly later in the match, allowing a wider range of scores to trigger it



  • Reduced score limit to 50 from 75



  • Reduced score limit to 90 from 100
  • Reduced influence that enemy-controlled zones exert over the spawning system



  • Reduced round time limit to 2 mins from 3
  • Reduced life count to 6 from 8



  • Increased score-to-win to 70 from 50
  • one point is awarded for defeating an enemy Guardian
  • Adjusted the influence enemy crests have on the spawning system
Companion App
  • Improved performance across the app and particularly on the Gear and Progress sections
  • Improved screen state preservation after rotation
  • Added the ability to look up Clans by name (exact matches only)
  • Added suggested Clans to the ‘Browse Clans’ screen
  • Fixed an issue where Clan rosters were not showing properly
  • Fixed an issue causing gradual performance degradation over time
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