Destiny 2: All Seasonal Challenges for Season 18, Season of the Plunder

Rise to the challenge, Guardian.

The Season of Plunder has come to Destiny, meaning a new batch of Seasonal Challenges is released weekly. These challenges are a great way to level up the Season Pass and increase a Guardian's Light Level to take on higher-difficulty challenges like Grandmaster Nightfalls and the Kings Fall raid. We'll update this list with the latest weekly challenges to keep you ahead of the curve.

Destiny 2 Season of Plunder Challenges

Week 1 (8/23/2022)

  • Successful Expedition
    • Obtain Plundered Umbral Energy from bonus chests in Expedition.
    • Treasure Chests unlocked
    • Plundered Umbra Energy x3
  • Antiquarian I
    • Return the first relic to the H.E.L.M.
    • Also, defeat combatants on Europa. Defeating combatants with a Fusion Rifle will award bonus progress.
  • Fire Discipline
    • Ketchcrash activities completed x3
    • Cannons activated x5
  • Shaper I
    • Shape three unique Seasonal weapons
  • Europa Activities
    • On Europa, earn progress by completing bounties, patrols, public events, and Lost Sectors.
  • Taking All Challenges
    • Complete three weekly playlist challenges.
  • Long-Range Calibration
    • Calibrate long-range weapons - Pulse Rifles, Bows, Trace Rifles - on Europa. Bonus progress in Lost Sectors.
  • Dredgin' Up Victory
    • Complete Gambit matches. Earn bonus progress for wins.
  • Flourish of Power
    • Defeat 50 Guardians in the Mayhem playlist with Super abilities.
  • The Fallen Fall
    • Defeat Fallen combatants in Vanguard playlists or strikes. Earn bonus progress for defeating tougher combatants.

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Week 2 (8/30/2022)

  • Antiquarian II
    • Return the second relic to the H.E.L.M.
  • Exper Expedition I
    • Complete three Expeditions and gather 25 Treasure.
  • Seeker's Cache I
    • Complete 15 bounties from the Star Chart or on Nessus, Cosmodrome, or Europa.
    • Decipher the Small Treasure Beacon.
  • Fusillade
    • Defeat targets with submachine guns. Defeating combatants in Ketchcrash and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Cosmodrome Activities
    • In the Cosmodrome, earn progress by completing bounties, patrols, public events, and Lost Sectors.
  • Lost in the Legend
    • Complete a Lost Sector on Legend or Higher.
  • Close-Range Calibration
    • Calibrate close-range weapons - sidearms, submachine guns, shotguns, glaives, and swords - in the Cosmodrome. Bonus progress for rapidly defeating combatants.
  • Bank, Kill, Repeat
    • Earn 250 points by banking motes, defeating blockers, and defeating Guardians in Gambit
  • Arc of History
    • Defeat Guardians with Arc damage. Bonus progress is granted for defeating blinded opponents.
  • Anti-Cabal Sweep
    • Defeat Cabal combatants in the Vanguard playlists or strikes. Earn bonus progress for defeating tougher combatants.

Week 3 (9/6/2022)

  • Antiquarian III
    • Return the third relic to the H.E.L.M.
  • Sextant Navigation I
    • Collect 60 Map Fragments and 600 Treasure Coordinates.
  • Ketchcrasher I
    • In Ketchcrash, destroy five shield generators in the Maintenance Bay, hack five terminals in the treasure Hoard, and destroy 10 storage tanks in Ether Storage.
  • Cannonade
    • Defeat targets with machine guns. Defeating combatants in Expedition and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Nessus Activities
    • On Nessus, earn progress by completing bounties, patrols, public events, and Lost Sectors.
  • Power Broker
    • Reach Power Level 1570 by earning powerful rewards and Prime Engrams.
  • Mid-Range Calibration
    • Calibrate mid-range weapons - hand cannons, glaives, auto rifles, fusion rifles, machine guns - on Nessus. Bonus progress for rapidly defeating combatants.
  • Primeval Entourage
    • Defeat Taken in Gambit. Earn bonus progress for defeating tougher combatants.
  • Iron Sharpens Iron
    • Complete Crucible matches. Earn bonus progress in Iron Banner and for victories.
  • Ultimate Champion
    • Defeat Champions in any Nightfall strike on Hero difficulty or higher. Earn bonus progress at higher difficulty tiers.

Week 4 (9/13/2022)

  • Antiquarian IV
    • Return the fourth relic to the H.E.L.M.
    • Defeat Vex. Defeating them with melee abilities will award bonus progress.
  • Freebooter I
    • Use Treasure Maps to reveal additional rewards at the end of Expedition. Using advanced treasure Maps will award additional progress.
    • Spend 60 Plundered Umbral Energy at the Star Chart to focus Engrams throughout the Season.
  • Broadside
    • Complete Ketchcrash on Master difficulty.
  • Shortsighted
    • Defeat targets with shotguns and defeat blinded combatants. defeating combatants in Expedition and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Mod Collector
    • Unlock 12 Artifact Mods.
  • Precision Calibration
    • Calibrate marksman weapons - Scout Rifles, Sniper Rifles, and Linear Fusion Rifles by landing precision final blows. Bonus progress against Guardians
  • High-Value Hunter
    • Defeat powerful combatants in Gambit. Earn bonus progress for defeating high-value targets.
  • Slowed Down
    • Defeat Guardians with Stasis damage. Bonus progress is granted for defeating slowed or frozen opponents.
  • Darkest Nightfall
    • Complete any Nightfall strike on Hero difficulty or higher.

Week 5 (9/20/2022)

  • Antiquarian V
    • Return the fifth relic to the H.E.L.M.
    • Defeat powerful Fallen throughout the system. Defeating more powerful combatants will award bonus progress.
  • Seeker's Cache II
    • Summon 20 Crewmates in Expedition and Ketchcrash.
    • Decipher the Medium Treasure Beacon.
  • Resist and Revolt
    • Acquire Cry Mutiny.
  • Oh Captain
    • Defeat five Cabal and Fallen bosses in strikes or Vanguard playlists.
  • Expert Expedition II
    • In Expedition, gather 25 Treasure and defeat five Champions.
  • Spyglass
    • Defeat targets with Scout Rifles and Shatter damage. Defeating combatants in Ketchcrash and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Superconductor
    • Defeat Guardians in Crucible. Bonus progress is granted for opponents defeated with the help of Arc or Stasis effects.

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Week 6 (9/27/2022)

  • Antiquarian VI
    • Return the sixth relic to the H.E.L.M.
    • Defeat powerful Cabal throughout the system. Defeating more powerful combatants will award bonus progress.
  • Raise a Glass
    • Perform emotes at the end of Ketchcrash or Expedition for additional rewards. Doing so on Master difficulty will award bonus progress.
  • Ketchcrasher II
    • In Ketchcrash, destroy 10 shield generators in the Maintenance Bay, hack 10 terminals in the Treasure Hoard, and destroy 20 storage tanks in Ether Storage.
  • Hailstorm
    • Defeat targets with Arc or Stasis abilities. Defeating combatants in Expedition and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Apex Armorer
    • Masterwork a piece of armor.
  • Absolutely Stunning
    • Stun 50 Champions.
  • Intended Authority
    • Acquire the Crucible ornament for Cry Mutiny.

Week 7 (10/4/2022)

  • Antiquarian VII
    • Return the seventh relic to the H.E.L.M.
    • Defeat powerful Vex throughout the system. Defeating more powerful combatants will award bonus progress.
  • Efficient Expedition
    • Complete Expedition on Nessus, Cosmodrome, and Europa in under 10 minutes each.
  • Shaper II
    • Level three Seasonal Shaped weapons to level 10.
  • Underhanded
    • Defeat targets with sidearms and defeat jolted combatants. Defeating combatants in Ketchcrash and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Closing In
    • Defeating targets with machine guns, sniper rifles, and swords in Gambit. Defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Fleeting Glory
    • Complete Crucible matches in the Glory Rank playlist. Earn bonus progress for wins.
  • Grandmaster
    • Complete any Nightfall strike on Grandmaster.

Week 8 (10/11/2022)

  • Antiquarian VIII
    • Return the eighth relic to the H.E.L.M.
    • Defeat Champions across the system. Champions defeated in Ketchcrash and Expediton will award bonus progress.
  • Sextant Navigation II
    • Collect 160 Map Fragments and 1600 Treasure Coordinates throughout the Season.
  • Barrage
    • Defeat 12 Champions and bosses in Ketchcrash.
  • Pinnacle
    • Reach Power Level 1580 by earning pinnacle rewards.
  • Hold the Trigger
    • Calibrate machine guns, scout rifles, and sidearms. Rapidly defeating combatants and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Intended Overthrow
    • Acquire the Gambit ornament for Cry Mutiny.

Week 9 (10/18/2022)

  • Expert Expedition III
    • In Expedition, gather 50 Treasure and defeat 10 Ruffians.
  • Seeker's Cache III
    • Summon 15 First Mates in Expedition and Ketchcrash.
    • Decipher the Large Treasure Beacon.
  • Battery
    • Defeat targets with linear fusion rifles and defeat slowed combatants. Defeating combatants in Ketchcrash and defeating Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • Armory-Wide Calibration
    • Calibrate Kinetic, Energy, and Power weapons. Bonus progress against Champions.
  • Cold Lightning
    • In Gambit, defeat targets with Arc or Stasis effects. Bonus progress for defeating Guardians.
  • Trial by Firing Squad
    • Win 20 rounds in Trials of Osiris.
  • Arc Vanguard
    • Defeat combatants with Arc or Stasis effects in Vanguard playlists.

Week 10 (10/25/2022)

  • Freebooter II
    • Open 15 Expedition bonus chests and chests from Master Ketchcrash.
    • Spend 150 Plundered Umbral Energy at the Star Chart to focus Engrams throughout the Season.
  • Shaper III
    • Level two Seasonal Shaped weapons to level 20.
  • Thunderlight
    • Defeat targets with Arc or Stasis Supers. Combatants defeated in Ketchcrash and Expedition, and defeated Guardians will award bonus progress.
  • EDZ Activities
    • In the EDZ, earn progress by completing bounties, patrols, public events, and Lost Sectors.
  • Intended Mischief
    • Acquire the Vanguard ornament for Cry Mutiny.

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