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What is the Max Power Level in Destiny 2?

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Here is everything you need to know concerning the updated max Power Level in Destiny 2.

Destiny 2 is a complex free-to-play multiplayer FPS that takes place in an even more complex universe. For uninitiated players that are interested in discovering more about Destiny 2, we highly recommend the New Player Guide, which this article draws from. Even veteran players can learn a thing or two by taking a look.

A Guardian's Power Level is essentially an average of its weapon attack ratings and armor defense ratings, including class items. Therefore as a Guardian upgrades its weapons and armor, its power level increases. As one's power level increases, the amount of damage they can deal does too. The higher their power level, the more access a Guardian has to locations and quests as well.

What is the Max Power Level in Destiny 2?

With each new Destiny 2 expansion release, there comes a new threshold for the highest maximum power level a Guardian can achieve. This format increases the opportunity for Guardians to develop skills, but also provides new chances to have fun and deepen one's knowledge of the game's lore. With the arrival of Destiny 2's 18th expansion, Season of Plunder, the new cap for power level has reached 1570 (1580 with Pinnacle gear).

As new seasons are released, we'll update this story to reflect the new max Power Level in Destiny 2.