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  • Hive are an undead race in Destiny who travel in spaceships that serve as tombs. Little is known about their origins or history other than they battled humans at the end of the Golden Age; they wear encrusted armor which gives them the appearance of undead royalty. They are seen using swords, claws and projectile weapons. They also use optical enhancements, plasma weapons and seemingly also abilities.


  • Zombie like physiologically
  • Some are able to hover and float

Social Structure

  • Thrall are a base class who are melee focused, using their long claws. No armor, eyes and visible bones in some places.
  • Knights are large Hive who wield large swords or boomer cannons.
  • Acolyte the primary Hive foot soldiers. They wear optics equipped helmets, lack claws and wield energy based weapons.
  • Wizards are flying enemies who use ranged combat. They wear ornate and ancient armor and a long cloak. They hover in the air and use magic based abilities in combat.
  • SwordBearer are a knights that spawn randomly on earth and moon, they are similar to the normal knight but have arc shields and killing them drops their sword that can be picked up for bounties.
  • Gatekeepers are knights found in the 2nd phase of Crota's end raid, they are a little larger and only die when hit by a sword.
  • Deathsinger is a wizard found in the 3rd phase of the raid.
  • Crota is the final boss in the Crota's end Raid.


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    • Anonymous

      10 Nov 2016 15:18  

      They should display the abilities of the Deathsingers' abilities, the one that they can teleport you into the area where you can't move and you're killed by the Thrall.

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