Provide a guide for new players, returning players and veterans on what to do today / this week.
Guide the player through seasonal content week after week.
Encourage players to engage in the intricacies and nuances of seasonal activity and rituals.
Reduce the penalties on XP and Bright Dust for missing a given week.
In its place, Bungie is introducing a new system called “Seasonal Challenges”. You will still need to complete some objectives that arrive weekly, but you will have until the end of the season to complete them, rather than a week before they expire. This way, you can skip time or prioritize some goals, and come back anyway to complete the rest.
Seasonal-type challenges are the hallmark of games like Fortnite, allowing players to enter and exit whenever they can. The goal is not only to fight FOMO and help players who can’t too long each week, but also to make it easier for you if you have more than one. Destiny 2 character – because seasonal challenges cover all players on the same account.
On top of that, new activities will persist even after a season ends, and won’t end until the next expansion releases at the end of 2021. However, you won’t be able to claim Gold Dust or Gold Dust. other rewards once the new season has started.