The 2022 Destiny 2 Guardian Games are finally live, bringing new quests, gear, and weapons to earn. Being a less demanding activity than other high-end ones like Trials of Osiris, Grandmaster Nightfalls, or Raids, it's the perfect playlist to relax and wait for the start of season 17.
Unlike previous years, the Guardian Games will feature an out-of-game event this time around, the Guardian Games Cup. In it, a total of 42 teams comprised of up to six members each will compete to earn more medialions while raising funds for the Direct Relief Foundation.
There are big rewards for players that tune in and support the streamers competing, so keep reading to find out about everything you need to know about the Guardian Games Cup in Destiny 2.
Guardian Games Cup - Schedule and format
Each week, team captains and the rest of the members will be tasked with dunking as many medallions as they can during a set amount of time.
- How to get The Title SMG in Destiny 2
- All Destiny 2 Season 17 Exotic weapon changes
- Destiny 2 Season 17 sandbox changes - Desperado nerfs, Lion Rampant buffs, more
- Relic Tether in Destiny 2 - How to get and use
As a reminder, the teams can start their two-hour period during the following times.
- Week One: May 3, 12 AM PDT – May 9, 12 AM PDT
- Week Two: May 9, 12 AM PDT – May 16, 12 AM PDT
- Week Three: May 16, 12 AM PDT – May 22, 12 AM PDT
To avoid benefitting some teams with more members, the medallion count will be divided by the number of teammates each squad boasts.
Guardian Games Cup - Teams
In total, 42 teams will play in the Guardian Games Cup. Three per region, for a total of 14 participating regions.
- Team Punch-A-Bunch. Leader: DattoDestiny
- Icarus Bangers n' Dash. Leader: FalloutPlays
- Rhulks Angels. Leader: FPSKrystal
- TitanTaper. Leader: Morrigh4n
- In Warlocks We Trust. Leader: ZombiesFaktory
- Cayde’s Chicken. Leader: Flapix
- LA CRICCA . Leader: GiornoGaming
- KINGS OF OUR FATE. Leader: EternityTTM
- GLI ARANCINI . Leader: TheBeard
- 1/3のç´”æƒ…なã‚¿イã‚¿ン . Leader: kiyo_3ten21
- イコラのé–€å¼Ÿ S.M.L. Leader: M-TOGUCHI
- HAMTER×HAMTER. Leader: ちã³まる
Guardian Games Cup - Rewards
For those that tune in to select streamers during the Guardian Games Cup, they'll have a chance to earn the Follow the Light emblem pictured above.
Furthermore, there are rewards for those that donate to Direct Relief.
- Guardian’s Oath is a brand-new emblem for those who donate $25 USD or more.
- The individual with the highest donation will receive custom digital artwork of a single subject of their choice from PherianArt.
- The team raising the most funds will receive custom digital artwork of their amazing Guardian Games fireteam from PherianArt.
For more on the game, check out our section dedicated to Destiny 2 gun breakdowns, activity guides, and more
Featured image courtesy of Bungie.
Exotics, Catalyst & God Rolls - Alter of Reflection Catalyst Quest | Austringer God Roll | Calus Midi Tool God Roll | Dead Man's Tale God Roll | Fixed Odds God Roll | Hawkmoon God Roll | How To Get Come To Pass | How To Get Dawn Chorus | How To Get Omnioculus | How To Get Star-Eater Scales | Mechabre God Roll | Osteo Striga Catalyst | Riptide God Roll | Queens and Worms Quest
Game Guides - Destiny 2 Redeem Codes | How To Unlock All Subclasses | Memories of Ruin Puzzle Solution| Strikes Guide | Where To Farm Cabal | Where To Farm Fallen | Where To Farm Hive | Where To Farm Scorn | Where To Farm Vex | How To Get 100k Nightfall Score |
Raid Guides - Master King's Fall Totem Challenge Explained |