Iron Banner Returns and More in New Destiny Update

Iron Banner Returns

While Destiny fans await the more narrative-focused updates that various signs have been pointing to be in the works at Bungie, various other updates have been providing a variety of smaller features to keep fans engaged with the game. Thus comes the latest Destiny update which is being seen as a “hotfix” which repairs several bugs that have been occurring in the game. This update has plenty more to offer though, as the Iron Banner returns in the new updates to Destiny arriving today, January 17th.

Yes, the updates available today for Destiny players includes the much beloved Iron Banner multiplayer event which rewards participants with new in-game gear. This event will consist of Clash matches, which is Destiny’s version of Team Deathmatch. This event starts today and will continue until January 24th. The new updates today also include some very important bug fixes, such as repaired item drops in the Plagueland area where Patrol activites were not dropping the necessary items as intended. Other bug fixes include fixes to issues that prevented purchasing the Holiday Collection’s SRL Momentum Gear and the Three of Coins from Xur’s Curios. The bug fixes posted on Bungie’s site are as follows:


  • Fixed an issue where the items required to complete Plaguelands Patrols were not dropping



  • Fixed an issue that prevented some players from purchasing SRL Momentum gear from the Holiday Collection
  • Fixed an issue with the Snow Dreg and Felwinter Souvenir consumables not recovering to Postmaster
  • Fixed an issue where not all of Xûr’s Curios were being sold, including Three of Coins



  • Added invisible physics and kill volumes to stop players from getting out of the intended playable space on:
    • Blind Watch
    • The Burning Shrine
    • Cathedral of Dusk
    • The Cauldron
    • The Drifter
    • The Dungeons
    • Exodus Blue
    • Floating Gardens
    • Frontier
    • Memento
    • Skyline
    • Timekeeper
    • Vertigo


  • Fixed an issue with the recoil stat on Abbadon and Nova Mortis

What do you guys think? Are you happy that the Iron Banner returns to Destiny today? What would you like to see in future updates? Let us know in the comments below!

Be sure to stay tuned for the latest Destiny news, such as the new Destiny Funko figures coming this year, on Don’t Feed the Gamers!

Cory Lara1407 Posts

A royally radical and totally tubular 90s kid, Cory has a passion for all things nerdy, particularly gaming and nostalgia. While an accountant by day, he strives to be as creative and humorous as possible in his free time, be it here writing on Don't Feed the Gamers, or making dumb satirical posts on his Twitter, Youtube, Facebook and Instagram accounts.

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