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For the Year 2 auto rifle, see Monte Carlo (Year 2).
There will always be paths to tread and methods to try. Roll with it.
― In-game description

Monte Carlo is an exotic auto rifle. It can be obtained from Strikes, engrams, loot chests in Raids, or as a random completion reward. It was a PlayStation timed exclusive, but was released to Xbox users with The Taken King.[1]

SourcesEdit

Monte Carlo can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Crota's End source icon Crota's End
This item can drop during the Crota's End Raid.
Unknown source icon Unknown
This item can drop in situationally dependent ways.
Vault of Glass source icon Vault of Glass
This item can drop in the Vault of Glass Raid.
Prison of Elders source icon Prison of Elders
This item can drop as a Prison of Elders reward.
Nightfall source icon Nightfall
This item can drop from Nightfall activities.
Strike source icon Strike
This item can drop as a Strike reward. Exotic items can only drop from the most challenging Strike playlist.
Crucible source icon Crucible
This item can drop as a Crucible match reward.


UpgradesEdit

Monte Carlo can be upgraded with the following perks:

Column 0Edit

Kinetic Damage icon Kinetic Damage
This weapon causes kinetic damage.
Ascend icon Ascend
Increases the Attack value of this weapon to the highest available in Year 1.

Column 1Edit

CQB Ballistics icon CQB Ballistics
Greatly reduced recoil.

Significant penalty to range.

Smart Drift Control icon Smart Drift Control
Predictable and controllable recoil.

Penalty to range.

Aggressive Ballistics icon Aggressive Ballistics
More predictable recoil.

Enhanced Impact. Shorter range and more recoil.

Column 2Edit

Hip Fire icon Hip Fire
This weapon has bonus accuracy while firing from the hip.

Column 3Edit

Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 4Edit

High Caliber Rounds icon High Caliber Rounds
Oversize rounds built to stagger targets and leave them reeling.

Their mass makes a weapon harder to handle.

Send It icon Send It
Increases range and accuracy.

Harder to handle. Decreases carried Ammo capacity.

Field Scout icon Field Scout
Increases carried Ammo capacity.

Column 5Edit

Monte Carlo Method icon Monte Carlo Method
Dealing damage with this weapon reduces your melee cooldown and grants a chance to fully charge your melee ability with each kill.

Column 6Edit

Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 7Edit

Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.


TriviaEdit

  • Monte Carlo is one of three known weapons to feature a bayonet. The others are Red Death and Plan C.
  • The gun is hand-crafted with a sleek look that masks "the cruel reality of its function," which is, "the efficient elegant delivery of war against any who would tarnish its legacy."[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Shaikh, Sehran. (June 13, 2014) "Destiny: Playstation Content Are Timed Exclusive, Will Arrive On Xbox One and Xbox 360, Bad Marketing Sony". Gamepur. Retrieved June 15, 2014.
  2. Shuman, Shid. (June 16, 2014) "Destiny’s PlayStation-exclusive content detailed". PlayStation.Blog. Retrieved June 19, 2014.
  3.  (July 2014) "Monte Carlo upgrades". Destiny Exotic Weapons. Retrieved 28 Jul. 2014.