A Future 2 season 21 teaser confirms a beloved character is probably going nonetheless alive. For those who haven’t watched it but, you’ll wish to take a look at the brand new, 9-second Future 2 Season of the Deep teaser instantly earlier than we soar into what it means for Bungie’s fashionable FPS recreation.
Launched as a part of Bungie’s This Week at Bungie (TWAB) sequence, a voice acquainted to longtime gamers shares a misery message.
“If there are any Guardians listening, that is Deputy Commander Sloane requesting emergency assist,” a voice says over static on an intercom. Imagery reveals two ships traversing via house over a big physique of greenish water.
This confirms Sloane, who has been lacking in motion because the planet Titan disappeared from the sport after being usurped by the Black Fleet again in 2020, will return not directly as a part of Future 2 season 21.
This additionally confirms theories that Titan will return in some method, because the greenish water is indicative of the moon’s aesthetics inside the recreation world. Whereas the Bungie group developed a lore purpose for the planet’s elimination alongside different locations corresponding to Io, Mercury, and Mars, the fact is that the group made the troublesome option to vault the moon of Saturn and its associated actions as a part of a posh technique to enhance the core recreation.
Whereas this doesn’t essentially imply Titan can be reprised as a totally explorable vacation spot, it does imply gamers might see bits and items of it not directly. For example, Mars initially returned to the sport as an outpost and ultimately turned the setting for a Heist: Battlegrounds in-game exercise and the Future 2 Spire of the Watcher dungeon.
So maybe it’s solely becoming that the TWAB additionally teased its forthcoming dungeon, which it referred to solely as [redacted], and introduced it could launch at 10am PDT / 1pm EDT / 5pm UTC on Friday, Might 26.
Titan’s return just isn’t a complete shock based mostly on info introduced within the Future 2 Lightfall Strider quest, which included an information transmission that recommended such.
“Pressing: Saturn VI accommodates very important info. Enemy of Witness on Titan. If nonetheless residing, preservation paramount. Don’t waste time,” the transmission says.
Contextually, the planetary imagery within the Future 2 Root of Nightmares raid might additionally present context for Titan’s return. Some have speculated that as a result of gamers defeated Zo’Aurc, Explicator of Planets, within the raid, this releases locations from their grasp (although, notably, Titan just isn’t technically a planet).
Sloane’s doubtless return can be not a complete shock, as an IMBD itemizing beforehand shared that the character’s voice actor can be concerned with Lightfall someway.
The TWAB additionally contains further teases from the forthcoming season, together with sea-themed decoration units and placement imagery.
Whereas the brand new season is coming rapidly, there’s nonetheless time to get your fingers on all of the Future 2 Lightfall Exotics, so that you’ll be geared as much as tackle no matter Titan throws at you as we go deep into the multiplayer recreation‘s lore later this month.