TWID 11/30/2023

Back to short TWIDs with some PvP tweaks and the seasonal event calendar.


Crucible Tweaks

  • Control will be a selectable mode while modifiers like Sparrow Control are featured.
  • Momentum Control will not be featured in the main Control node. It will instead cycle through the Quickplay rotator.
  • Checkmate Control will only be in the main Control node for the first five weeks of this season, afterward it will be found in Labs.

Seasonal Events

  • Warlord’s Ruin – December 1 
  • Iron Banner – December 5 
  • The Dawning – December 12 
  • Grandmasters Begin – December 19 
  • Crucible Labs: Checkmate Countdown Rush – December 26   
  • Iron Banner – January 2 
  • Crucible Labs: Checkmate Clash – January 16   
  • Iron Banner – January 23


  • The Fireteam Finder raids stress test is live right now until 5PM PST. The next beta period will be in December, pending the results of the current test. The full release is targeting late January.
  • The new dungeon launches Friday at 9AM PST, the final encounter difficulty is set to 1810.
  • Iron Banner is launching next Tuesday with the new Tribute mode mentioned previously. It will have the armor ornaments from years 1 and 2 available for purchase while the event is active this season. There's also a new emblem, shown below: Iron Banana Emblem
  • The bungie store sale is still going on, with retired items and multiple emblems available. The sale continues until tomorrow at 8:59PM PST.


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