How To Get Taipan-4fr in Destiny 2: What Is the God Roll?

Season of Plunder is out in Destiny 2, and with it comes a new top-tier weapon, the Taipan-4fr. Today we discuss how to get one.

With a new season comes new weapons to grind for in Destiny 2. One of which has stirred up much controversy within the community is the Taipan-4fr Linear Fusion Rifle. This particular firearm can potentially be one of the strongest weapons for sustained damage in the entire game. With that said, let’s discuss how to get Taipan-4fr in Destiny 2 and what the “god roll” for it is.

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How to get Taipan-4fr in Destiny 2

The Taipan-4fr Linear Fusion Rifle is a world drop, which means you can obtain it by simply playing the game and earning one after completing activities. However, that can usually take a while, which is why we’ll go over an option that can guarantee one to drop for you.

How to get Taipan-4fr in Destiny 2 (Guaranteed)

  1. Go to the Enclave on Mars and collect the Foundry Resonance Quest

    To begin the journey, head over to the Enclave on Mars and grab the Foundry Resonance Quest. You must complete this quest in order to obtain the following quest line, which will grant you Taipan.
    (Note: You must own the Witch Queen DLC and complete the first mission to gain access to the Enclave)

  2. Complete Foundry Resonance and return to the Enclave

    Completing the Foundry Resonance quest is a very straightforward process that should give players little to no trouble. Upon completion, head back to the Enclave once more to begin the next step. Doing so will also grant you an Exotic Alloy.

  3. Begin the Foundry Shaping Quest

    Upon grabbing the Foundry Shaping Quest, you will immediately be granted a deepsight copy of Taipan-4fr. Do not dismantle it just yet, as you’ll need it for the next step of the quest.

  4. Complete a round of either Dares of Eternity or Wellspring with the Taipan-4fr equipped.

    Players can then choose to either complete one run of either the Dares of Eternity or Wellspring Activities while you have Taipan equipped. Upon completing one of the activities, make your way back to the Enclave.

  5. Quest Complete

    Head back to the Enclave one more time and claim your second deepsight Taipan-4fr. Upon claiming it, you will have completed the Foundry Shaping quest.

Can you craft Taipan-4fr?

Yes! When you complete the Foundry Shaping quest and obtain your second deepsight version of Taipan, you can then begin the extraction process. You can now dismantle both copies of the weapons you have obtained, and you will extract their weapon patterns. Return to the Enclave to then craft your very own Taipan-4fr.

What is the God Roll for Taipan-4fr?

There are a few noteworthy combos of perks that can make Taipan into a top-tier weapon. But of course, every gun must have the best roll. According to, the highest rated pair of perks considered the “God Roll” for the weapon is Triple Tap and Firing Line. Triple Tap will give you an extra shot after hitting three consecutive precision hits in a throw while firing line will grant you a whopping 25% damage boost when standing near allies. A fantastic option to use against most bosses in the game.

That’s everything you need to know on how to get Taipan-4fr in Destiny 2. For more related info and other Destiny 2 news, including frequent updates of what’s coming in the universe, check our related articles below

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A fresh college graduate with a passion for Destiny 2, Joe has only been writing professionally for a short time. That doesn't stop him from covering everything regarding the looter shooter, and more.