X-Men: Destiny X-Genes Location Guide

There are a total of 45 X-Genes in X-Men: Destiny. Out of these 45, 19 are suites. You have 4 slots to place your X-Gene. Each X-Gene represents a different mutant. If you already have the same mutants power, your powers will be enhanced when you use the X-Gene that gives you the same powers. You can also upgrade the powers of your X-Genes by earning enough XP. Below we have compiled all the X-Men Destiny X-Genes Locations for you to look at.

X-Men: Destiny X-Genes Location

X-Genes are of two types: White Genes that give you powers or suits and Yellow Genes that give you 300 XP. There are three achievements or trophies associated with collecting these X-Genes.

You will earn Splicers when you equip your first X-Gene, At Least It’s Aerodynamic… when you equip your first suit, and Four of a Kind when you equip yourself with complete set of X-Genes and corresponding Suit.

For more help on X-Men: Destiny, read our Challenges guide, Dossiers Locations, and Propaganda Posters locations guide.

Mission 1 – Inciting Incident

X-Gene #1
Location. When you smash through the ground for the first time, you will spot the X-Gene.

X-Gene #2
Location. After collecting the first X-Gene, take the left path and complete the challenge to get the next one

Mission 2 – Raid X-Genes

X-Gene #3
Location. You get an X-Gene from Pyro’s Challenge arena after your first meeting with him.

X-Gene #4
Location. As you enter the area with 50 enemies – when you fight alongside Pyro, Juggernaut, and Quicksilver. Take a right and you will find it in the corner.

X-Gene #5
Location. You will get another X-Gene when you choose to help either Nightcrawler or Pyro.

X-Gene #6
Location. Another X-Gene is obtained when you choose to help either Cyclops or Quicksilver.

Mission 3 – Chinatown

X-Gene #7
Location. Go to the marketplace and complete Toad’s challenge arena for an X-Gene.

X-Gene #8
Location. When you leave the circular area, take a left leading to the alley. Keep going and you will come across this X-Gene.

X-Gene #9
Location. Found outside of the Rogue Hand waiting for you in a phone booth to be collected.

X-Gene #10
Location. Can be found on the way up the stairs prior of entering the warehouse.

Mission 4 – Mutant Rescue

X-Gene #11
Location. When the mission starts, after the cut scene go straight and then make a right leading to this X-Gene.

X-Gene #12
Location. Once you have defeated your first U-Men. Go till the end and you will find it on your left just before the next door opens.

X-Gene #13
Location. The room with the first Stalkers you see, the X-Gene can be foud on the far side of the fence.

X-Gene #14
Location. Can be obtained from Surge’s Challenge Arena.

X-Gene #15
Location.Can be obtained from Quicksilver or Colossus’ Challenge Arena.

X-Gene #16
Location. Found in the Control Room when you are isolated from your group.

Mission 5 X-Genes

X-Gene #17
Location. As the mission starts and you defeat the Giant Boss, it will be right in front of you.

X-Gene #18
Location. Complete Wolverine’s Challenge arena for the next X-Gene.

X-Gene #19
Location. Once you cross the ledge, you will find a door to a challenge arena which you will need to complete for the X-Gene.

X-Gene #20
Location. After taking the challenge 3, (After defeating the Stalker, instead of jumping to go up, look at your left to find another door. Again, you need to destroy the 4 activated Prime Enforcers that glow and shoot at you.

To complete the challenge, keep your focus on these instead of enemies that attack you) Jump up to the top level and reach the top and you will find it on your right.

X-Gene #21
Location. You will find an X-Gene in a challenge arena which you should be able to find after crossing the pipes embedded in the rock wall.

X-Gene #22
Location. After your fight with the stalker, you will climb back up after walking around on the pipes, this is where the X-Gene will be, right before the boss right.

Mission 6 – Priorities

X-Gene #23
Location. During your second fight when look for the X-Gene beside the equipment that steals your M-Power meter, just around the corner on the left.

X-Gene #24
Location. Search it in the far corner during your fight against Wolverine.

X-Gene #25
Location. Once you have defeated Wolverine, go and jump up twice during second of enemies. As soon as you jump up on the second platform, look in the right corner.

X-Gene #26
Location. Obtained once you complete Northstar’s Challenge Arena.

Mission 7 – Mutant War

X-Gene #27
Location. Near the first checkpoint where you rendezvous with Toad.

X-Gene #28
Location. Can be found in the area where you fight Northstar.

X-Gene #29
Location. Found near Gambit after your fight with Northstar.

X-Gene #30
Location. After talking to Forge. Go through the big door and make a right to reach it.

X-Gene #31
Location. Obtained by completing Forge’s Challenge Arena.

X-Gene #32
Location. after reaching the tower, jump up to find this X-Gene. Make sure you don’t go around it.

There are no collectibles in the final mission so these are all the X-Genes you can collect in X-Men: Destiny.

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