Future 2 YouTuber Esoterickk soloed a Grasp Dusk with out utilizing motion keys, opting to disable the WASD keys and full the seemingly unimaginable feat utilizing the facility of the Titan Arc Striker, its Thundercrash Tremendous skill, its Thruster class skill, and swords.
“A little bit of a bizarre one, however principally the foundations I had set for this was I needed to disable WASD and clear the Dusk Solo. Clearly Arc and Lightning Crystals make this a lot simpler than it in any other case could be, and in addition being a Grasp Dusk as a substitute of a Grandmaster. In any other case I felt it will be method too tedious and lengthy to do, so at the very least this fashion it’s considerably entertaining nonetheless,” Esoterickk explains within the description of the video he posted the feat. This suggests he thinks he might full the difficult process on Grandmaster issue had he tried.
“I nonetheless allowed using leaping, sparrowing by way of solely the enhance management, and in any other case the remainder of the motion was by Swords, Thruster or Tremendous. Probably not all that troublesome on the finish of the day, simply one thing totally different to do I suppose,” the outline reads.
Nonetheless, regardless of Esoterickk’s modesty, many gamers discover the duty of finishing a Grasp Dusk daunting at the same time as a part of a full fireteam. Grasp Nightfalls are comparatively difficult PvE actions in Future 2, and soloing any Grasp Dusk even with full use of all of the buttons on the keyboard could be spectacular for many gamers. Additional, Bungie consists of a number of Dusk modifiers designed to make the duty much more troublesome. For this Dusk, modifiers included elevated harm from melee hits, elevated harm from Arc and Stasis, diminished ammo drops, highly effective foes together with Barrier and Unstoppable Champions that require particular weapon mods to defeat, and locked gear, that means Esoterickk was unable to change loadouts if one thing wasn’t working in keeping with plan. Nonetheless, the modifiers additionally triggered Stasis and Arc skills to recharge sooner than they often would, which helped enhance the speeds at which Esoterickk might leverage the Titan Striker’s skills to maneuver rapidly.
Esoterickk makes it look straightforward, taking the Grasp Dusk on at 1608 Energy Stage, which is barely minimally larger than the beneficial Energy Stage of 1600. The Dusk he makes an attempt is The Disgraced, which, whereas being generally known as a comparatively straightforward Dusk, nonetheless has a number of encounters that require combatants to face hordes of enemies gamers should sometimes dodge utilizing motion keys or a controller’s thumbstick.
Right here, he relied solely on mouse actions to regulate his course, that means he might solely journey within the course of his digicam place. Esoterickk closely leveraged on Thruster, a Titan Arc subclass skill that enables gamers to evade laterally whereas grounded. His Arc Titan Tremendous skill, Thundercrash, allowed him to hurtle by the air. Future 2 swords additionally allow gamers to lunge, with the Keen Edge perk growing lunge distance instantly after switching to the weapon.
The construct additionally leverages the Coronary heart of Inmost Mild. When worn, the Titan Unique chest armour piece causes any skill (grenade, melee, or Barricade) to empower the others when used, which implies these skills regenerate extra rapidly and do extra harm or, within the case of the barricade, take extra harm.
Because of the elevated Arc regeneration pace and a strong total construct, Esoterickk made it by a lot of the problem by exercising endurance and throwing grenades.
Though Esoterickk’s movies sometimes characteristic Future 2 content material, the YouTuber’s channel additionally includes a 17-hour-long compilation of him defeating 383 bosses from Demon’s Souls, the Darkish Souls sequence, Bloodborne, Sekiro, and Elden Ring with out taking any harm.
Whereas we are able to’t assure you’ll have the ability to full your solo Grasp Dusk run with out motion keys, we are able to nonetheless provide construct ideas for working Nightfalls and different PvE and PvP content material with our guides masking the most effective Future 2 Hunter builds, greatest Future 2 Titan builds, and greatest Future 2 Warlock builds. These guides will enable you to customise a construct to grind by the sport’s most difficult content material, together with the King’s Fall raid and content material associated to the Pageant of the Misplaced occasion, which is happening proper now.