Destiny 2 Forsaken: How to Get Ace of Spades (Cayde-6’s Weapon)

How to Get Ace of Spades in Destiny 2 Forsaken

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Destiny 2: Forsaken is finally here and there are plenty of secrets uncover. Forsaken is the biggest Destiny 2 expansion to date adding new supers, weapons, and major changes to gameplay. Players will explore the Tangled Shore and The Dreaming City. These two brand new areas in Forsaken will be the home for most of the new content this expansion has to offer, but the real thing every player is after is the sweet new loot. One of the new exotic’s being touted around is the Ace of Spades, Cayde 6’s iconic Hand Cannon. We have the answer on how to obtain this exotic weapon.

After downloading and beginning the Forsaken expansion players will be prompted to begin doing the main quest line. After completing the first two missions of the main quest line you will receive the broken Ace of Spades. Go to Banshee-44 in the Tower and he will give you a new exotic quest to restore this gun to its former glory. This exotic quest will start you on your way to obtaining the fully powered Ace of Spades.

Just like any other exotic quest in Destiny 2, you’ll have to jump through a few hoops to get this one done. Here are the steps:

  1. Get five kills in the Gambit mode as an invader with a Hand Cannon.
  2. Get 250 kills in Strikes with a Hand Cannon.
  3. Get 25 precision kills in Crucible with a Hand Cannon.
  4. Complete the ‘Ace in the Hole’ mission on Titan.
  5. Bring the weapon back to Banshee, and you’re all set.

Once you’ve completed the quest line’s objectives you can return to Banshee-44 to receive the new and improved Ace of Spades Hand Cannon. Enjoy your new exotic weapon.

Destiny 2 Forsaken launches on September 4 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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Jesse Vitelli

Jesse has a B.F.A in Arts Management, a love for all things burritos, and an unreasonable Amiibo collection. His skills include but are not limited to writing about video games, RPG grinding, and being constantly dehydrated. Jesse loves most games, but he really loves games that he can play together with friends and family. This usually means late nights in Destiny 2 or FFXIV. Jesse was a writer for Twinfinite from 2018 to 2020 and is now a writer over at our sister site, Prima Games.