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Destiny Class Guide: Warlock

Warlock Class Guide







As players gain experience and level up in Destiny, they unlock a series of class-specific abilities that help give an edge in battle. Some even require players to make careful decisions, such as the type of grenade they wish to use. Listed below are all the abilities for the two Warlock classes.



Voidwalker

 

GrenadesJumpsSpecial AbilityMeleeArcaneBuffsOrdersBuffs (II)
Vortex Grenade: A grenade that creates a Vortex which continually damages enemies trapped inside.Glide: Jump and then press again while in the air to activate Glide.Nova Bomb: Hurl an explosive bolt of Void Light at the enemy, disintegrating those caught within its blast.Energy Drain: A powerful melee attack which drains energy from enemies and uses it to reduce the cooldown of your grenade.Arcane Wisdom: Training focused on battle recovery and speed.Annihilate: Increases the size of explosions created by Nova Bomb and grenades.Ancestral Order: Training focused on all attributes.Vortex Mastery: Increases the range of Axion Bolt seekers and the duration of the Vortex effect of Nova Bomb and Vortex Grenade.
Scatter Grenade: A grenade that splits into many submunitions and covers a large area with explosions.Focused Control: Upgrades Glide for better directional control while in the air.Vortex: Nova Bomb creates a Vortex which continually damages enemies trapped inside.Surge: Damaging an enemy with Energy Drain increases weapon and movement speed.Arcane Spirit: Training focused on battle recovery and toughness.Angry Magic: Nova Bomb tracks enemies.Chaos Order: Training focused on raw speed.Bloom: Enemies killed by any of your abilities explode.
Axion Bolt: A bolt of Void Light which forks into smaller bolts on impact which seek toward enemies.Focused Burst: Upgrades Glide to provide an initial boost of speed.Shatter: Nova Bomb splits into three projectiles.Life Steal: Killing an enemy with Energy Drain immediately restores a significant portion of your health.Arcane Force: Training focused on toughness and speed.The Hunger: Increases the duration of the Energy Drain effect.Divine Order: Training focused on toughness at all costs.Embrace the Void: Damaging enemies with Nova Bomb or any grenade triggers the Energy Drain effect.
N/ABlink: A short distance teleport which replaces Glide.Lance: Nova Bomb travels farther and faster.Soul Rip: Killing an enemy with Energy Drain reduces the cooldown of Nova Bomb.N/AN/AN/AN/A



Sunsinger (Unlocked at level 15)

 

GrenadesJumpsSpecial AbilityMeleeArcaneBuffsOrdersBuffs (II)
Solar Grenade: A grenade that creates a flare of Solar Light which continually damages enemies trapped inside.Glide: Jump and then press again while in the air to activate Glide.Radiance: Fill yourself with Solar Light, dramatically increasing the effectiveness of all your abilities.Scorch: A powerful melee attack that Ignites enemies, causing damage over time.Arcane Wisdom: Training focused on battle recovery and speed.Radiant Will: Increases the duration of Radiance.Ancestral Order: Training focused on all attributes.Touch of Flame: All grenades Ignite enemies, causing damage over time.
Firebolt Grenade: A grenade that unleashes bolts of Solar Light at nearby enemies.Focused Control: Upgrades Glide for better directional control while in the air.Song of Flame: While active, Radiance reduces all cooldowns for nearby allies.Flame Shield: Damaging an enemy with Scorch reduces incoming damage for a short time.Arcane Spirit: Training focused on battle recovery and toughness.Viking Funeral: Enemies you Ignite burn longer and take more damage.Chaos Order: Training focused on raw speed.Angel of Light: Aiming your weapon while in the air will hold you in place for a short time.
Fusion Grenade: An explosive grenade that causes bonus damage when attached to its target.Focused Burst: Upgrades Glide to provide an initial boots of speed.Radiant Skin: While active, Radiance reduces incoming damage.Solar Wind: Hitting an enemy with Scorch knocks them back.Arcane Force: Training focused on toughness and speed.Sunburst: Killing an enemy with Scorch has a chance to generate Orbs of Light.Divine Order: Training focused on toughness at all costs.Gift of the Sun: Gain an additional grenade.
N/ABalanced Glide: Upgrades Glide to provide bonuses to both speed and control.Fireborn: Radiance can now be activated from beyond the grave. Doing so returns you to life.Brimstone: Killing enemies with Scorch causes them to explode.N/AN/AN/AN/A