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The survival of civilization depends on our willingness to choose conscience over expedience.
― In-game description

High Road Soldier is a legendary Vanguard scout rifle that was introduced with the House of Wolves DLC that can only be obtain through Strikes.[1] It can be reforged.

SourcesEdit

High Road Soldier can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Prison of Elders source icon Prison of Elders
This item can drop as a Prison of Elders reward.
Strike source icon Strike
This item can drop as a Strike reward. Exotic items can only drop from the most challenging Strike playlist.

UpgradesEdit

High Road Soldier can also be upgraded with the following perks:

Column 0Edit

Kinetic Damage perk icon Kinetic Damage
This weapon causes kinetic damage.
Reforge Ready perk icon Reforge Ready
The Gunsmith can reforge this weapon, changing its available upgrades but resetting any progression or ascension.

To reforge, equip this weapon and speak to the Gunsmith.

Ascend perk icon Ascend
Increases the Attack value of this weapon to the highest available in Year 1.

Column 1Edit

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of five randomly selected perks.
Red Dot-OES perk icon Red Dot-OES
Agile sight.

For smooth engagement in close quarters.

Red Dot-ORS perk icon Red Dot-ORS
Accurized sight.

For precise fire.

Red Dot-OAS perk icon Red Dot-OAS
Snapshot sight.

Enhanced target acquisition.

Red Dot-ORES perk icon Red Dot-ORES
Flexible sight.

Enhances handling, range, and recoil control.

Focus Lens FLS2 perk icon Focus Lens FLS2
Agile scope.

Modest zoom. Light and snappy.

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Ranged Lens RLR5 perk icon Ranged Lens RLR5
Precision scope.

Superb effective range. Heavy, with poor recoil control.

Ranged Lens RLS3 perk icon Ranged Lens RLS3
Mid-range scope.

Good effective range and recoil control. Heavy and slow.

Focus Lens FLA5 perk icon Focus Lens FLA5
Sharpshooter scope.

Long range, with enhanced target acquisition. Surprisingly light.

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of two randomly selected perks.
QuickDraw IS perk icon QuickDraw IS
Agile sight.

Lightning-fast handling.

FastDraw IS perk icon FastDraw IS
Standard sight.

A lightweight design, good for recoil control.

Column 2Edit

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of eight randomly selected perks.
Icarus perk icon Icarus
Improved accuracy while airborne.
Triple Tap perk icon Triple Tap
Rapidly landing precision hits will return one round to the magazine.
Hot Swap perk icon Hot Swap
Readying this weapon grants a brief period of bonus accuracy.
Replenish perk icon Replenish
This weapon's magazine will be refilled whenever you unleash your Super.
Battle Runner perk icon Battle Runner
Kills with this weapon grant a brief boost to the sprint's top speed.
Rodeo perk icon Rodeo
Reduces the severity of this weapon's recoil.
Luck in the Chamber perk icon Luck in the Chamber
One random bullet in the magazine causes considerable bonus damage.
Full Auto perk icon Full Auto
This weapon can be fired in full auto mode.

Column 3Edit

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of four randomly selected perks.
Snapshot perk icon Snapshot
Aiming this weapon is incredibly fast.
Quickdraw perk icon Quickdraw
This weapon can be drawn unbelievably fast.
High Caliber Rounds perk icon High Caliber Rounds
Oversize rounds built to stagger targets and leave them reeling.

Their mass makes a weapon harder to handle.

Single Point Sling perk icon Single Point Sling
Switch weapons faster. Move quicker while aiming.
Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of four randomly selected perks.
Armor Piercing Rounds perk icon Armor Piercing Rounds
These iridium-core rounds overpenetrate targets.

Their mass slows down weapon handling.

Explosive Rounds perk icon Explosive Rounds
Volatile payload explodes on impact, dealing a portion of the weapon's damage in an area.
Custom Optics perk icon Custom Optics
Precision glass for better zoom.
Lightweight perk icon Lightweight
When held, this weapon grants +2 character Agility.
Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of seven randomly selected perks.
Braced Frame perk icon Braced Frame
Increased Stability

Reduced Magazine Size

Oiled Frame perk icon Oiled Frame
Faster Reload

Reduced Range

Casket Mag perk icon Casket Mag
Increased Magazine Size

Reduced Stability

Hand-laid Stock perk icon Hand-laid Stock
Increased Stability

Reduced Range

Injection Mold perk icon Feather Mag
Faster Reload

Reduced Magazine Size

Reinforced Barrel perk icon Reinforced Barrel
Increased Range

Reduced Stability

Smallbore perk icon Smallbore
Increased Range and Stability

Slower Reload, Reduced Magazine Size

Column 4Edit

Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of eight randomly selected perks.
Hidden Hand perk icon Hidden Hand
This weapon gains better target acquisition.
Army of One perk icon Army of One
Quick unassisted kills with this weapon reduce grenade and melee cooldown.
Outlaw perk icon Outlaw
Precision kills with this weapon dramatically increase reload speed.
Crowd Control perk icon Crowd Control
Kills with this weapon grant bonus damage for a short time.
Zen Moment perk icon Zen Moment
Causing damage with this weapon increases its stability.
Firefly perk icon Firefly
Precision kills with this weapon cause the target to explode.
Third Eye perk icon Third Eye
Radar stays active while aiming down this weapon's sights.
Spray and Play perk icon Spray and Play
Increases the reload speed of this weapon when its mag is empty.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Bungie.net (2015). High Road Soldier in Destiny Armory