Update 2.1.1 introduced the Crimson Days event and introduced some new Crucible playlists. It was released on February 9, 2016.[1]

New Event: Crimson DaysEdit

  • Grab a partner to celebrate Crimson Days from February 9, 10AM PST to February 16, 1AM PST
  • Grab Quests
    • Go talk with Lord Shaxx in the Tower to receive the quest "Crimson Bonds"
      • Players must be at least Level 40 to be eligible to obtain this quest
  • Play Crimson Doubles
    • 2v2 PvP Event Playlist: Crimson Doubles
      • Requires Pre-made Fireteam of 2
      • In Crimson Doubles, "Broken Heart" buff is applied to you when your teammate is down that provides maxed stats and faster reload
    • Weekly Shaxx bounties have been replaced with special Crimson Doubles bounties for the duration of the event


  • Fixed an issue where some emote incidents would appear twice
  • Fixed a rare issue where the Refer-a-Friend buff was not being properly applied when joining an in-progress activity


  • Fixed an issue where an extra icon on the kiosk was appearing for players who acquired MIDA Multi-Tool exotic weapon for both Year One and Year Two
  • Fixed an issue with Hakke pulse rifle damage scaling to bring them back in line with other pulse rifles



  • Fixed an issue where the Vienna Singer ship was not dropping at appropriate rates


  • Reduced the chance for ghost shells to be awarded from completing the weekly in favor of other rewards

Raid: King's FallEdit

  • Fixed an issue that allowed players to become immune to the Totem room damage by using a sword's block ability
    • Totems will now kill players under the totem after an extended period of time
  • Fixed an issue on the aura holder when exiting 3rd person, the camera forward would get reset back facing the direction of the players feet
  • Fixed an issue where the Ogres would teleport when they had issues path finding around previous dropped bombs



  • Bounties have been moved to the top of Shaxx's vendor screen
  • Players now start without special ammo in all 3v3 modes
  • Fixed an issue where the quest step to "Complete a match with 6+ Auto Rifle kills" was not properly registering
    • The temporary fix applied previously has been removed once again to allow this quest to be turned in properly
  • Fixed an issue where the text display for Nova Bomb score bonuses was incorrect
  • Damage Referee has been enabled in the Control playlist for the Crucible


Iron BannerEdit

  • Iron Banner returns on February 23, 10AM to February 29, 1AM PST
  • Iron Banner armor pieces from Rank 5 packages will now be granted immediately, instead of appearing once you return to Orbit
  • Increased the base win rep amount by +20% (50 to 60)
  • Waypoints have been added to Lord Saladin when the Rank 3 and Rank 5 packages are available
  • Players can no longer recycle into Iron Banner matches after the event has ended

Trials of OsirisEdit

  • Reduced the postgame wait time by 15 seconds
  • Adjusted loot tables to make rewards more consistent and less likely to have a non-payout match



  • Fixed an issue where some players are able to perch in an advantageous position on a giant tree root

The TimekeeperEdit

  • Removed dynamic objects and moved overtime objective to help it play better in Elimination


  • Fixed an issue where Reputation was being awarded when dismantling the Future War Cult ship "The Climb"
    • Access to the ship via the kiosk has been re-enabled
  • Fixed an issue where the icon on Gunsmith vendor screen to display the correct reputation


  1. Destiny Dev Team (2016) "Destiny Update - 02/09/2016". Retrieved March 10, 2016.