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“Queens Part 1” In Destiny 2 To Defeat Hive God Savathun

Make the queen run for her life.


  • Queens Part 1 is one of the sub-mission within the Destined Heroes in Destiny 2.
  • The main objective of this mission is to investigate the activity of Savathun’s Lucent Hive near the portal.
  • Players can start the Queens Part 1 mission from the Lost City of the Pale Heart.

Destiny 2: The Final Shape is a major expansion for Destiny 2, a first-person shooter video game developed by Bungie. 

This expansion offers eight main quests as a part of camping. Iconoclasm and Exegesis are some of the eight missions.

The Destined Heroes in Destiny 2 is a post-campaign Exotic Quest that offers different missions for players to complete; Queens Part 1 is one of them.

Defeat The Hive Knight And Grab His Sword In Queens Part 1 Mission Of Destiny 2

According to the NPCs’ report, Savathun has finally revealed herself but still has plenty of secrets.

Therefore, you need to find out what she is playing at in the mission of Destiny 2 called the Queens Part 1.

Players can start this mission from the Lost City of Pale Heart and complete the series of objectives that appear in the Queens Mission.

destiny 2 queens part 1
Enter the lost city to start the mission. (Source: Screen Plays Mag)

Mara, Ghost, and Crow will guide you throughout this mission and alert you about the enemies in the Lost City of Destiny 2.

Reflect Hive Projectile With Hive Sword Guard

Once you enter the Lost City and Survey The Surroundings, you will be tasked to Disturb The Hive Rituals.

After you do so, you will encounter the Hive Knight. Thus, defeats the Knight and collects his Sword relic, which will be a key element for the mission.

Relic in Destiny 2
Pick the relic to defeat the enemies. (Source: Screen Plays Mag)

Once you get the Sword, you should enter from the entrance. This will raise the Sword in a defensive position, ready to reflect projectiles

When you enter into the defensive position, wait for the Hive enemies like Acolyte or Wizard to fire a projectile at you.

As the projectile approaches you, make sure you are in a guard stance and take your time to swing the Sword toward the enemy.

Sword in pale of heart
Defeat the 10th Hive to enter the next ritual site. ( Source: Screen Plays Mag)

Following this, you must reflect the Hive projectile with the Hive Sword Guard by defeating at least 10 Hive enemies.

Once you defeat the 10 Hives’ runes enemies, you will be tasked to enter the next Ritual Site, where you must defeat three enemies raising the Sword.

The next ritual site will be located at the Outskirts of the Lost City in Pale Heart.

Outskirts in Lost city
Enter the lost city to progress in the mission. (Source: Screen Plays Mag)

Hives at the Outskirst might not be easy to defeat; thus, learn their attack pattern and make sure to utilize your skill to kill them.

Once you defeat the Hives in Outskirts, you must reach the Final ritual site where you will encounter the Hive God Savathun.

Defeat The Savathun

After you complete all your objectives in all three Ritual sites, you will encounter the Savathun at the end.

As Savathun is the god of the Hive and the witch queen, it will not be easy for you to defeat her.

witch queen in destiny 2
Defeat the queen to succeed. ( Source: Screen Plays Mag)

Therefore, make sure to utilize all your skills and focus on attacking the queen from a distance while fighting against the other Hive.

Once you defeat the queen, Crow and Queen Mara will contact you and guide you further toward the mission of Destined Heroes.

Nishan Dahal
Nishan Dahal
Nishan Dahal is a passionate gamer who infuses his strategic insights and gaming skills into every piece he writes, providing helpful tips and guidance to his readers. From RPGs to action-packed adventures, Nishan's articles showcase his love for gaming and invite others to share in the excitement of virtual worlds.


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