Where to get Prime Engrams in Destiny 2: Forsaken

Prime Engrams can help increase the Level of your Guardian in Destiny 2: Forsaken.

In Destiny 2: Forsaken, many players have been wondering where to get Prime Engrams. One particular reason stems from the slight changes made to Power level and how you increase it in Destiny 2: Forsaken.

Using Prime Engrams, Destiny 2 players can further buff their Guardian. Of course, knowing how to get your hands on Prime Engrams is the first step. To help, we put together a quick guide on where to get Prime Engrams in Destiny 2: Forsaken.

Where to Get Prime Engrams in Destiny 2: Forsaken

To get Prime Engrams in Destiny 2: Forsaken, you'll first need to reach Level 50.
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In Destiny 2: Forsaken, players can’t earn Prime Engrams until they reach Level 50. As such, the first step in getting Prime Engrams is increasing your Guardian to Level 50. There are plenty of ways to level up in Destiny 2: Forsaken. As long as an activity yields EXP, you’ll be able to use it towards your Level progress.

Completing the Forsaken story campaign, investigating new Lost Sectors, and defeating high-level enemies can all help inch you closer to Level 50. Upon reaching Level 50, you’ll receive your first Prime Engram from the Cryptarch in the Tower. Additionally, you’ll receive a Prime Attunement buff which grants you a chance of earning Prime Engram drops from enemies and from Crucible matches.

The Prime Attunement buff will eventually disappear, so while it’s active it’s important to hop into Destiny 2: Forsaken every day and run through tasks including Crucible matches, Wanted Bounties, and Heroic Public Events. In doing so, you should be able to net yourself a decent inventory of Prime Engrams.

Using these Prime Engrams, you’ll be able to further increase your Level and improve your Guardian in Destiny 2: Forsaken. Have you managed to reach Level 50 yet? Do you prefer earning Prime Engrams from Crucible matches, or by killing enemies in the world of Destiny 2: Forsaken? Let us know down in the comments below!

For more on Destiny 2: Forsaken, be sure to check out some of our previous guides including where to find all Lore Crystals in Destiny 2: Forsaken, where to find all Dead Ghosts in Destiny 2: Forsaken, and all new Exotic weapons and armor in Destiny 2: Forsaken.

By reading through this guide, you should now know where to get Prime Engrams in Destiny 2: Forsaken.

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