Destiny 2 Season of Dawn has brought the catalyst add-on for Lord of Wolves weapon. Lord of Wolves is a shotgun that was added back in Season 7. It was a very powerful weapon with high damage and very little range drop off. In this guide, we will show you how to get the Lords of Wolves exotic catalyst in Destiny 2.
For those who don’t know, Catalysts are powerful additions to Exotic weapons in Destiny 2. They can be found and charged by completing small quests. They add unique benefits to a weapon. Despite being nerfed, with the release of Lord of Wolves catalyst, it should once again be a highly viable weapon.
How to Get Lord of Wolves Exotic Catalyst in Destiny 2
For those who don’t know, Catalysts are powerful additions to Exotic weapons in Destiny 2. They can be found and charged by completing small quests. They add unique advantages to a weapon. Despite being nerfed, with the release of Lord of Wolves catalyst, it should once again be a highly viable weapon.
How to Find Lord of Wolves Catalyst
You can get your hands on the Lord of Wolves catalyst by finishing a match in the Gambit and Crucible playlists and from Strikes as well. You will find it as loot from the aforementioned activities.
However, first things first, in order for the Catalyst to drop, you need to actually own Lord of Wolves shotgun first. If you didn’t get it back during Year 2 of Destiny 2, you can hope for a random drop from activities or try to buy it from Xur every weekend.
As of right now, even the Lord of Wolves catalyst is also heavily reliant on RNG and you will have to get lucky with drops.
Just keep doing activities you prefer although a lot of players have gotten it through Strikes, so best to spam those while also doing bounty for the Buzzard ritual weapon.
If you would rather prefer Gambit, don’t forget to pick up the Python Ritual Weapon bounty.
With the exotic Catalyst, Lord of Wolves gets Masterworked and is able to generate Orbs on multikills when the Catalyst is fully charged. You will also gain a tracker that will display the number of enemies that you have defeated with the weapon.
Upon acquiring the Catalyst, you can additionally upgrade it. In order to charge the Catalyst, you will have to get 500 kills with the weapon.
You can opt for any activity in the game in order to achieve this goal, but we do have a few tips for you in order to achieve that goal.
How to get those 500 kills you may ask? Well, look no further than the Tips section below:
Tips to Get 500 Kills
By far the best tip is to head over to Shattered Throne dungeon where you’ll come across the Taken Wizard who summons Shadow Thrall, they’ll come in large number of waves so you’ll easily reach the 500-kill streak in no time.
Advantages of Using Lord of Wolves Exotic Catalyst
This exotic Catalyst possesses the Fang & Claw perk which has two advantages. The first advantage is that the catalyst increases weapon’s reloading speed when ‘Release the Wolves’ is active; Release the Wolves is a trait that enables you to switch firing modes.
Simply hold the reload button to do so and enjoy a fast-pace shoot-out sequence. Second advantage is when the perk is not active, the catalyst increases weapon stability