Hand cannons reward calm technique and sharp shooting. The Maverick is a balanced, flexible design with a nice heft.
― In-game description

Maverick Mk. 20 is a basic hand cannon.[1]


Maverick Mk. 20 can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Crucible source icon Crucible
This item can drop as a Crucible match reward.
Unknown source icon Unknown
This item can drop in situationally dependent ways.
Quest source icon Quest
This item can drop as a Quest reward.
Strike source icon Strike
This item can drop as a Strike reward. Exotic items can only drop from the most challenging Strike playlist.


Maverick Mk. 20 can also be upgraded with the following perks:

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Kinetic Damage perk icon Kinetic Damage
This weapon causes kinetic damage.



  1. GameSpot (25 July 2014) YouTubeDestiny Beta - Warlock the Space Wizard Starter 2:19. Retrieved 25 July 2014.