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materials.png Materials consumables.png Consumables mission.png Mission bounties.png Bounties

Materials

Materials are useful for equipment upgrades and more

Icon & Name Rarity Acquired Usage

ascendant_energy _small.jpg Ascendant Energy

The boiling energies of the zero-point field trapped in a stasis capsule.
Legendary
  • Reward from high-level activities
  • Dismantling of high-level weapons.
  • Can be obtained from public events.

ascendant_shard _small.jpg Ascendant Shard

A self-stabilizing knot of spacetime geometry.
Legendary
  • Reward from high-level activities
  • Dismantling of high-level armor.
  • Can be obtained from public events.
  • Upgrades Armor defense values

c-drive_array_order _small.jpg C-Drive Array Order

A work order for installation and calibration of a cascade driver array.
Rare    

encrypted_engram _small.jpg Encrypted Engram

A matter engram wrapped in simple encryption. Sought after by crypto-archeologists working to uncover relics of the Golden Age.
Uncommon    

epoch_splinter _small.jpg Epoch Splinter

Slivers of glass used by the Vex. Isotopic dating suggests their age ranges across billions of years - past and future.
Legendary    

exotic_armor_shard _small.jpg Exotic Armor Shard

For making ultimate improvements to high-quality armor.
Exotic    

exotic_weapon_core _small.jpg Exotic Weapon Core

For making ultimate improvements to high-quality weapons.
Exotic    

glass_shards _small.jpg Glass Shards

Translucent shards of non-baryonic matter, trembling with contained energy.
Rare    

hadium_flakes _small.jpg Hadium Flakes

     

hadronic_essence _small.jpg Hadronic Essence

A dense lattice of exotic baryons and mesons, used as an infusion in Warlock fieldweave.
Basic Upgrade Warlock Armor only

hangar_assignment _small.jpg Hangar Assignment

A hangar assignment from the Tower Shipwright. No ship lands without one.
Basic    

helium_filaments _small.jpg Helium Filaments

Filaments of helium-3 fusion fuel, gathered from the lunar regolith by a helium coil.
Basic
  • Looted from chests on the Moon. Can also be found on planet surface
Used to upgrade high-level gear.

hunter_engram _small.jpg Hunter Engram

Encrypted materials sought by the Hunter Vanguard, Cayde-6.
Uncommon    

magweld_wire _small.jpg Magweld Wire

Dipole filament used to reversibly fuse sections of ship hull plating.
Basic    

mote_of_light _small.jpg Mote of Light

A brilliant spark of the Traveler's Light.
Rare
  • Currency: use to purchase special gear in the Tower.

navcore_order _small.jpg Navcore Order

A work order for initialization and updating of a synchronized navcore system.
Basic    

plasteel_hull_plating _small.jpg Plasteel Hull Plating

Low density plasteel plating with superior heat-resistant and kinematic properties.
Basic    

plasteel_plating _small.jpg Plasteel Plating

A durable hybrid plastic favored by Titans for its balance of strength and workability.
Basic Upgrade Titan Armor only

relic_iron _small.jpg Relic Iron

A post-Collapse material of extraordinary density.
Basic
  • Looted from chests on Mars. Can also be found on planet surface
Used to upgrade high-level gear.

sapphire_wire _small.jpg Sapphire Wire

A favorite of Hunters because of its versatility, this wire is incorporated into almost all Hunter gear.
Basic Upgrade Hunter Armor only

shader_data _small.jpg Shader Data

Code tweaks and mods for more complex armor shaders.
Basic    

glimmer.png Ship Shader Template

A reverse engineered shell that allows a Shader to interface with ship hull coatings.
Basic    

spin_metal _small.jpg Spinmetal

A filigree of bubbled metal grown by wild colonies of Golden Age cytoconstructors.
Basic To be exchanged at the Tower for Glimmer, Vanguard Marks, or Crucible Marks.
Upgrade high-level gear.

spirit_bloom _small.jpg Spirit Bloom

Shavings from flower-shaped crystals with pharmaceutical and chemical applications.
Basic
  • Looted from chests on Venus. Can also be found on planet surface
Used to upgrade high-level gear.

strange_coin _small.jpg Strange Coin

This unusual coin is warm to the touch and vibrates gently in your hand.
Rare  

titan_engram _small.jpg Titan Engram

Encrypted materials sought by the Titan Vanguard, Commander Zavala.
Uncommon    

transmat_relay_order _small.jpg Transmat Relay Order

A work order for installation and tuning of a bio-rated utility transmat array.
Basic    

type-ii_powerplant _small.jpg Type-II Powerplant

A spaceflight-rated powerplant requisitioned from a City shipyard.
Basic    

vehicle_shader_template _small.jpg Vehicle Shader Template

A layer of translation code that allows a shader to interface with vehicle coatings.
Basic    

vex_raid_rare _small.jpg Vex Raid Rare

Vex raid rare material for Vex exotic weapon blueprint.
Exotic    

warlock_engram _small.jpg Warlock Engram

Encrypted materials sought by the Warlock Vanguard, Ikora Rey.
Uncommon    

weapon_kit _small.jpg Weapon Kit

Tools and materials required to upgrade and customize high quality weapons.
Basic    

weapon_parts.jpg Weapon Parts

For weapon upgrades and repairs.
Basic Upgrade any weapon for any class

worm_spores _small.jpg Worm Spores

     

Consumables

Supplies and Materials used in the field

Icon & Name Rarity Acquired

emerald_coil _small.jpg Emerald Coil

A strangely tuned drive that produces a greenish contrail under boost. Permanently upgrades an equipped Rare Sparrow to improve speed and durability.
Legendary

plasma_drive _small.jpg Plasma Drive

Permanently upgrades an equipped Rare Sparrow to improve overall speed and durability.
Legendary

stealth_drive _small.jpg Stealth Drives

High frequency suppression causes this drive to appear red under boost. Permanently upgrades an equipped Rare Sparrow to improve speed and durability.
Legendary

void_drive _small.jpg Void Drive

Void effects cause this experimental drive to produce a purple contrail under boost. Permanently upgrades an equipped Rare Sparrow to improve speed and durability.
Legendary

ammo_synthesis _small.jpg Ammo Synthesis

Single-use Ghost manufacturing package. Instantly replenish primary weapon ammunition.
Basic

pulse_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Auto Rifle Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Auto Rifles. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

axiomatic_beads _small.jpg Axiomatic Beads

Iridescent glass baubles that seem to contain inscribed Vex logic. Always of interest to the Cryptarch in the Tower.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Vex

black_wax_icon _small.jpg Black Wax Idol

A misshapen figure that transmutes into Glimmer as you strike down Hive enemies. Lasts a short time. Definitely not made of wax.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Hive
  • Looted from Hive loot caches.

blue_polyphage _small.jpg Blue Polyphage

Can be used by your Ghost to gather more Glimmer from Vex enemies. Lasts 10 minutes.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Vex
  • Looted from Vex loot caches.

bone_trinkets _small.jpg Bone Trinkets

No question what these were carved from. Only who. An inspiration to defeat the Fallen. Increases XP gain from Fallen for 10 minutes.
Basic

campaign_medal _small.jpg Campaign Medals

Mementos that brag of past military successes. An inspiration to defeat the Cabal. Increases XP gain from Cabal for 10 minutes.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Cabal

ether_seeds _small.jpg Ether Seeds

Can be used by your Ghost to draw more Glimmer out of Fallen enemies. Lasts 10 minutes.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Fallen
  • Looted from Fallen loot caches.

fusion_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Fusion Rifle Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Fusion Rifles. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

pulse_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Hand Cannon Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Hand Cannons. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

heavy_ammo_synthesis _small.jpg Heavy Ammo Synthesis

Single-use Ghost manufacturing package. Instantly replenish heavy weapon ammunition.
Basic

house_banners _small.jpg House Banners

Cloth banners that record House history in monofilament wires. Always of interest to the Cryptarch in the Tower.
Basic

infusion_of_light _small.jpg Infusion of Light

A dose of nootropic energy that increases your experience gain. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

machine_gun_telemetry _small.jpg Machine Gun Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Machine Guns. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

network_keys _small.jpg Network Keys

One-time codes used to secure Cabal communications. Always of interest to the Cryptarch in the Tower.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Cabal

pulse_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Pulse Rifle Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Pulse Rifles. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

resupply_codes _small.jpg Resupply Codes

Allows your Ghost to tap into transmat networks to draw more Glimmer out of Cabal enemies. Lasts 10 minutes.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Cabal
  • Looted from Cabal loot caches.

machine_gun_telemetry _small.jpg Rocket Launcher Telemetryr

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Rocket Launchers. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

pulse_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Scout Rifle Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Scout Rifles. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

fusion_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Shotgun Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Shotguns. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

silken_codex _small.jpg Silken Codex

A tome of cramped glyphs bound in silk of unknown origin. Always of interest to the Cryptarch in the Tower.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Hive

fusion_rifle_telemetry _small.jpg Sniper Rifle Telemetry

A Ghost telemetry link that speeds the development of your upgradeable Sniper Rifles. Lasts 30 minutes.
Basic

special_ammo_synthesis _small.jpg Special Ammo Synthesis

Single-use Ghost manufacturing package. Instantly replenish special weapon ammunition.
Basic

spent_displacer _small.jpg Spent Displacers

Were the Vex sent here because you are a threat in their future? An inspiration to defeat the Vex. Increases XP gain from Vex for 10 minutes.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Vex

void_shackles _small.jpg Void Shackles

Barbed shackles of a material that is painful to the touch. An inspiration to defeat the Hive. Increases XP gain from Hive for 10 minutes.
Basic
  • Drop from high-level Hive
  • Looted from Hive loot caches.

Mission


In Destiny, you will receive certain items throughout the campaign that are required for specific missions. The list below details all such items and which mission they are used for.

Icon & Name Rarity Used in Mission

Access_key_icon1.jpg Access Key

A security key carried by only the most high-level Cabal used to access their Defense Net.
Basic  

Ancient_recording_icon1.jpg Ancient Recording

Recording captured by your Ghost of the Rasputin Firewall. Of interest to the Tower Gunsmith.
Basic  

Anti-grav_nodes1.jpg Anti-Grav Nodes

Basic Newtonian Ease

Antigrav_fuselage1.jpg Antigrav Fuselage

A conformal component of spacecraft hull design, used to provide supplementary lift.
Basic  

Arc_amplifiers1.jpg Arc Amplifiers

Basic  

Arc_inducers1.jpg Arc Inducers

Basic  

Ancient_recording_icon1.jpg Archival Files

A selection of files recovered from the Ishtar Collectiv's Archive for the Tower Cryptarch.
Basic  

Arms_requisition1.jpg Arms Requisition

An order for armaments, to be taken to the Tower Gunsmith.
Basic Shrine of Oryx

Blade_shards1.jpg Blade Shards

Fragments of a Swarm Princ's broken blade. Return these to your Vanguard mentor as proof of your success against this ancient enemy.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Bore Rune

The sign encodes a meditation on the entitativity of nothing.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Cabal Battle Plans

Orders from Cabal command elements, detailing combat deployment in exacting, inflexible detail.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Callista Plating

Sleek and slippery, this pseudoprogrammable material must have seen wide use.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Centurion Field Cyphers

Codes that allow high-ranking field Cabal to assert their authority over local resources.
Basic  

Ceremonial_blade_icon1.jpg Ceremonial Blade

A knife taken from a Cabal soldier. Return it to your Vanguard mentor as proof of your success against the Cabal.
Basic  

Coordinates_to_venus1.jpg Coordinates to Venus

Matches to a position in the northern hemisphere of Venus, once home to a colony in what was known as the Ishtar region.
Basic  

Crucible_request1.jpg Crucible Request

An invitation left for you by the faction representatives in the Tower, who vie for your endorsement.
Basic  

orb_of_light.png Cryptmaster's Orb

This device leaks hard radiation and the occasional cryptic string of axions.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Cyclops Mind Core

The mind core of a Cyclops is substantial and contains a fluid apparently central to Vex functionality.
Basic  

Dark_heart_fragments1.jpg Dark Heart Fragments

A remnant of the struggle that cleansed the Black Garden. The Speaker would rejoice to see it.
Basic  

Dead_ghost1.jpg Dead Ghost

The Ghost of the Guardian who died outside the Temple of Crota.
Basic  

Deployment_orders1.jpg Deployment Orders

Intel on Cabal surface-to-space defensive installations. The Tower Shipwright could help spread this information.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Destabilization Matrix

A mighty engine of perturbation theory.
Basic  

Docking_caps1.jpg Docking Caps

Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Draksis's Logbook

All these moments have been lost.
Basic  

Enamel_caps1.jpg Enamel Caps

Basic  

Eon_synapse1.jpg Eon Synapse

A strange Vex artifact teeming with non-baryonic matter.
Basic  

Ether_sups1.jpg Ether Sups

Basic  

Faction_vote1.jpg Faction Vote

Present this to the Shipwright or Faction representatives to vote for which new Ship should be awarded to voters.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Fade Shard

The more you gather, the less they seem to be.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Faron Cell

Dense with nanoscale capacitors.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Faunic Essence

"Into pits and galleries of panic, where poison springs feed frightful cataracts…"
Basic  

Focusing_lenses1.jpg Focusing Lenses

Basic  

Force_harnesses1.jpg Force Harnesses

Basic Harness The Power

Fusor_proxy_drive1.jpg Fusor Proxy Drive

Basic  

Goblins_eye1.jpg Goblin's Eye

Taken from one of the Vex assailants. Return it to your Vanguard mentor, so that we may better understand the Vex.
Basic  

Blade_shards1.jpg Grafted Bones

Basic  

Arc_inducers1.jpg Graven Codex

A tome of Hive runes that may contain secrets of Old Earth. Of great interest to the Tower Cryptarch.
Basic  

Hard_point_glass1.jpg Hard Point Glass

Basic  

Hard-point_plating1.jpg Hard-Point Plating

Basic  

Heavy_roto_joints1.jpg Heavy Roto Joints

Basic  

Hive_rune1.jpg Hive Rune

A Hive symbol bearing the mark of Crota. Gather enough for Ghost to decipher so you can open the Seeder.
Basic  

Hollow-point_plating1.jpg Hollow-Point Plating

Basic  

Hunters_cache1.jpg Hunter's Cache

Provisions for newborn Guardians - a set of Hunter wire armor, and a stash of Glimmer to improve it or buy other gear.
Basic  

Husk_flakes1.jpg Husk Flakes

Basic  

Induction_rods1.jpg Induction Rods

Basic  

Arc_amplifiers1.jpg Key to the World's Grave

A glutinous ball of unknown properties believed to contain the location of the World's Grave.
Basic  

Marrow_dust1.jpg Marrow Dust

Basic  

Martian_navcore1.jpg Martian Navcore

Awoken navigation data to aid Guardians in penetrating the defenses around Mars. Of great value to the Tower Shipwright.
Basic  

Medallion_of_iron_icon1.png Medallion of Iron

A symbol of perseverance and determination, qualities sought by the Lords of Iron. You will earn bonus event standing for each Medallion you carry upon victory in the Iron Banner. You can carry up to 5.
Basic Iron Banner

Access_key_icon1.jpg Minotaur Warp Core

A compact transmat device that operates via unknown mechanisms.
Basic  

Nls_drive1.jpg NLS Drive

This propulsion system bends space around your ship, giving it the punch needed to transfer between planetary orbits.
Basic  

Osiris_coin1.jpg Osiris Coin

An invitation to prove yourself on Mercury as one of the Crucible's elite. Each win builds to greater rewards and grants another try.
Basic An Unknown Patron

Public_event_completed1.jpg Public Event Completed

A reward from the Vanguard for your first Gold Tier Public Event each day.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Pulsar Core

Exhibits occasional, frightening variances in its internal rotation, badly spooking Ghost.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Quark Cantor

This device interacts with the chromodynamic binding force.
Basic  

Queens_wrath1.jpg Queen's Wrath (Item)

The Queen desires the elimination of specific targets across the solar system. Succeed and be rewarded.
Basic

Radiolaria_icon1.jpg Radiolaria

Particles of Vex mind fluid. Potentially a source of insight into the Vex threat for your Vanguard mentor to study.
Basic  

Roto_joints1.jpg Roto Joints

Basic  

Scalpel_leech1.jpg Scalpel Leech

Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Scavenged Scraps

Picked from the ruins of the Cosmodrome by the Fallen. Could be useful in repairing systems.
Basic  

Scrap_castings1.jpg Scrap Castings

Basic  

Sensor_whips1.jpg Sensor Whips

Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Seraph Energy Cores

Basic  

Arc_amplifiers1.jpg Shard of the Shrine

Taken from the broken Shrine of Oryx. Perhaps the Vanguard will find some clue in it.
Basic  

Shock_cores1.jpg Shock Cores

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Basic  

Slap_channels1.jpg Slap Channels

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Basic  

Slug_screws1.jpg Slug Screws

Basic  

Speakers_writ1.jpg Speaker's Writ

An order for armaments, to be taken to the Tower Gunsmith.
Basic  

Stasis_disruptors1.jpg Stasis Disruptors

Basic  

Slap_channels1.jpg Strange Trinket

A disc of strange metal dropped by Draksis. The Tower Cryptarch may shed light on its nature.
Basic Scourge of Winter

Stream_syphons1.jpg Stream Syphons

Basic  

Swivel_turrets1.jpg Swivel Turrets

Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Targeting Schema

Systems etiquette for fast-response acquisition and guidance systems.
Basic  

Temper_cloth1.jpg Temper Cloth

Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Terra Coil

Considered from the right angle, Earth's rotating core is a convenient and reliable dynamo.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg The Gate Lord's Eye

The charged eye of a Vex Gate Lord can be used to infiltrate the most protected layers of their network.
Basic  

The_head_of_the_gate_lord1.jpg The Head of the Gate Lord

The Gate Lord's head can be traded to the Awoken for the secret to entering the Black Garden.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg The Rock

Basic  

Thread-metal_strands1.jpg Thread-Metal Strands

Basic  

Titans_field_issue1.jpg Titan's Field Issue

Provisions for newborn Guardians - a set of Titan plate, and a stash of Glimmer to improve it or buy other gear.
Basic  

Torchlight_binding1.jpg Torchlight Binding

Basic  

Tower_link1.jpg Tower Link

The critical connection between a Guardian's ship and the Tower back on Earth.
Basic  

Trials_passage_icon1.jpg Trials Passage

Grants access to this week's Trials of Osiris tournament. Teams of 3 compete until they win 9 matches, lose 3 matches, or until the week's tournament ends.
Legendary Trials of Osiris

Access_key_icon1.jpg Vector Shard

Encoded with information describing one component of a higher-order tensor.
Basic  

Vex_carapace1.jpg Vex Carapace

The Vex uprising on Mars has been broken. Your Vanguard mentor would be relieved to hear of your success.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Vex Interface Device

A device capable of tampering with the inscrutable Vex systems.
Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Vex Mind Core

A sample of Vex cognitive medium, a fluid apparently central to their functionality.
Basic  

Vorpal Shade Vorpal Shade

Look on it with care.
Basic  

Warlocks_initiation1.jpg Warlock's Initiation

Provisions for newborn Guardians - a set of Warlock fieldweave, and a stash of Glimmer to improve it or buy other gear.
Basic  

Warmind_cell1.jpg Warmind Cell

A holographic memory element of Golden Age derivation, perhaps full of revelations. If the Tower Cryptarch can crack it.
Basic  

Warping_claws1.jpg Warping Claws

Taken from defeated Thrall. Return these to your Vanguard mentor as proof of the Hiv's presence in the Skywatch.
Basic  

Welcome!1.jpg Welcome!

Thank you for helping us test Destiny! This is our Beta test, to make sure everything holds up under heavy load. We couldn't do it without you!
Basic  

Wire_wraps1.jpg Wire Wraps

Basic  

Access_key_icon1.jpg Wyvern Casing

Could it be named for the beast? The manufacturer? A material, or a particular design?
Basic  

Bounties

Additional missions by The Tower to carry out in the wilderness. "When a Guardian's prowess in the field is required, bounties are posted here".

 

 



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