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Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3 Weapon God Roll, Perks, PvP & PvE

There are tons of weapons in Destiny 2, and some get power crept due to newly added weapons, or the game now has a higher power leveled content. One of these weapons is the Wendigo GL3, and it was one of the best but got sunsetted in 2020.

Now it returns as one of the Nightfall weapons, which is a rotation of weapons every week. We will show you the weapon’s perks, its God Rolls, where to get it, and how it fairs in the game’s current meta.

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Destiny-2-Wendigo-GL3-Weapon

About Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3

The Legendary Grenade Launcher uses Heavy ammo. It was one of the best weapons when it was still in the meta but became irrelevant when sunsetted.

Moreover, Heavy Grenade Launchers recently got buffed, which means they might be having a comeback to the current meta in the game and might dethrone Rocket Launchers for your Heavy weapon slot.

About Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3
About Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3

Wendigo GL3 Requirements

There are no requirements if you use the Wendigo GL3, but you need the Witch Queen DLC to get it. In addition, you need a Power level of 1350, and you will either play solo with two random players or have a complete three-player fire team. You can get the weapon in the sixth installment of the Witch Queen Campaign called the Lightblade, where you must defeat the boss, Alak-Hul.

Wendigo GL3 Requirements
Wendigo GL3 Requirements

How to Get Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3

To get the Wendigo GL3, you must do the Nightfall, the Lightblade Strike we previously mentioned. It has five difficulties starting from the weakest, Adept, Hero, Legend, Master, and Grandmaster, and the higher the difficulty will affect the weapon drop rate.

In addition, your score will also affect it, so if you want to get this Grenade Launcher, you must do the Strike at a greater difficulty while maintaining a high score.

However, as a Nightfall weapon, this Grenade Launcher only lasts one week. It might be another six weeks or more until it appears again, so determine which week it will appear so you can prepare to face the Strike.

How to Get Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3
How to Get Destiny 2 Wendigo GL3

Wendigo GL3 Perks

The D2 Wendigo GL3 has impressive perks that make the weapon a beast that can easily eliminate champions and the DPS phase of a boss with ease.

It has access to Auto-loading Holster, which makes damaging bosses quickly as you only need to unload all of your grenades, switch to a different weapon and keep inflicting damage, then return to this Grenade Launcher with a full round of ammo for massive burst damage.

On top of that, it also has access to Explosive Light, Cascade Point, Full Court, Chain Reaction, and many more perks that can increase its deadliness.

Wendigo GL3 Perks
Wendigo GL3 Perks

Wendigo GL3 Drop Rate

As previously mentioned, this Grenade Launcher is a Nightfall Weapon. If you want to get it, you must wait for a Strike to be featured as a Nightfall and the weapon with it.

Then you will have to rely on your luck to get the weapon or increase the difficulty of the Strike and have a high point to increase the odds in your favor.

Unfortunately, this Grenade Launcher was recently featured as the Nightfall Weapon last March 13-20, 2023, so you will have to wait for it to appear again.

Wendigo GL3 Drop Rate
Wendigo GL3 Drop Rate

Wendigo GL3 GOD Roll

The God Roll of Wendigo is all about doing damage, and with it, the damage it deals against champions and bosses is enhanced even further.

If you want to use the Wendigo GL3 in your loadout against bosses, ensure you get the recommended perks or the God Roll.

But it will be challenging to get it as it has a low drop rate. On top of that, the weapon is not craftable, so you can only get it currently at the Lightblade Strike.

Wendigo GL3 GOD Roll
Wendigo GL3 GOD Roll

Wendigo GL3 PvP GOD Roll

Here are the perks recommended for the PvP God Roll of the Wendigo GL3

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It might not be a desirable weapon for PvP. However, nevertheless, this Grenade Launcher is still a viable weapon in The Crucible, similar to any Grenade Launcher in the game.

Have Quick Launch for the Barrel and Proximity Grenades for the Magazine, as the former will increase the Velocity and Handling of the weapon.

In contrast, the latter will increase the proximity detection of the launched grenades but decrease its blast radius. Perk 1 must have an Impulse Amplifier to increase reload speed and the weapon’s Velocity.

Perk 2 or the fourth column should have Golden Tricorn, as it gives you a buff that will have increased damage for seven seconds if you get a weapon kill.

On top of that, while the buff is active, melee or grenade kills of the same damage type will further increase the duration and damage of the buff.

Wendigo GL3 PvP GOD Roll
Wendigo GL3 PvP GOD Roll

Wendigo GL3 PvE GOD Roll

For PvE here are the perks recommended for the God Roll of the Wendigo GL3

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The Wendigo GL3 truly shines in PvE, and here are the perks you should have for it. Barrel and The Wendigo GL3 truly shine in PvE, and here are the perks you should have for it.

Barrel and Magazine should have Quick Launch and Spike Grenades. Quick Launch will increase the weapon handling speed and the speed of the grenades it launches.

On the other hand, Spike Grenades will increase the damage of the grenades on a direct hit and even increase the weapon’s stability. For perk 1, the Auto-loading Holster is a must-have as it reloads a holstered weapon that lasts 2.5 seconds.

With this, you only need to unload all of the grenades of this Grenade Launcher, switch to a different weapon, and use it to deal damage for 2.5 seconds, then go back to the Wendigo GL3 to unload another massive burst of damage.

Perk 2 must have Explosive Light, increasing the next projectile’s damage and blast radius if you pick up an Orb of Power.

Wendigo GL3 PvE GOD Roll
Wendigo GL3 PvE GOD Roll

Is Wendigo GL3 a Good Weapon?

In terms of PvE, yes, the Wendigo GL3 is a good weapon. But is it a great weapon? We do not know yet, as this Grenade Launcher just returned as a Nightfall weapon.

In addition, Heavy Grenade Launchers received an increase of 20% damage against champions, minibosses, bosses, and vehicles while also improving the projectile collision and explosive radius.

The Wendigo GL3 was already a beast when it came out, so it might be better now due to the recent buffs on the Heavy Grenade Launcher and the impressive perks of the weapon.

Is Wendigo GL3 a Good Weapon
Is Wendigo GL3 a Good Weapon

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ 1: How many times Wendigo GL3 can be farmed?
Answer: You can infinitely farm this Grenade Launcher if it is the featured Nightfall weapon of the week. You only need to pick a difficulty, then complete the Strike and get the highest points as much as possible to get the weapon.

FAQ 2: How hard is it to get Wendigo GL3?
Answer: The Wendigo GL3 is a Legendary Grenade Launcher, so getting it will take a lot of work, especially if you are doing the Strike on a lower difficulty. On top of that, you can only get it if it is the featured Nightfall weapon of the week. Fortunately, you can farm the Strike infinitely during that week.

FAQ 3: How do you increase Wendigo GL3 drop rate?
Answer: You can increase the drop rate of this Grenade Launcher by doing the Strike at a higher difficulty. If you can handle doing the Lightblade Strike at Grandmaster difficulty, you will have a higher chance of getting the weapon. On top of that, having high points will also affect the drop rate of the Wendigo GL3.

That is all for our article on the Legendary Grenade Launcher, the Wendigo GL3. We hope this will help you decide if you want to get this Grenade Launcher. Heavy Grenade Launchers got buffed recently during the Lightfall expansion of the game. Heavy Grenade Launchers might slowly get back to the meta and either replace Rocket Launchers or give you another option if you do not have a powerful Heavy weapon like the Gjallarhorn. Keeping visiting GamersMark for more updates on Destiny 2 weapons.

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