"It's a tactical exercise in reinforcing and defending acquired territory. Should the Vanguard ever decide to expand past the walls of the City, the Guardians will be ready."

Control is a Crucible gametype in which two teams of up to six Guardians must take control of and hold three control points scattered around a map.[1][2] Players earn 100 points for an enemy kill, 25 points for neutralizing an enemy control point, and 75 points for capturing a control point. After killing an enemy, a player earns an additional 50 points for each control point his team holds. First team to 20,000 total points wins.




  1. Miller, Matt. (June 10, 2014) "Survive The Crucible – Destiny’s Competitive Multiplayer". Retrieved June 19, 2014.
  2. MoreConsole (June 10, 2014) YouTube: New Destiny Gameplay - Competitive Multiplayer, Pike Rampage! Retrieved June 23, 2014.
  3. (2014) Official Gameplay Experience Trailer 7:01. Retrieved 11 June 2014.