Gambit Infamy ranks and rewards in Destiny 2

Track progress and rank up the Gambit Infamy to earn some cool rewards from the Drifter in Destiny 2.

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As Guardians play Gambit, they’ll notice that at the end of each round their Infamy rank goes up. These ranks are each assigned a title, but it can be confusing trying to figure out what each means and the point totals to reach the next one. Below is a handy table that breaks down the various ranks and point requirements in Gambit, as well as how many levels there are to grind through.

Enigmatic Package Drifter Destiny 2
The Enigmatic Package contains the Bad Omens Legendary Rocket Launcher with a god roll of Tracking Module and Cluster Bombs.

Gambit Infamy ranks and point requirements

There are six Gambit Infamy tiers, with the first five each having three ranks within. The final rank is called Legend and has only one tier but takes 3,000 points to complete. Only after passing through the Legend rank can Guardians reset their Infamy and earn the Mysterious and Enigmatic packages.

Title Level Infamy Rank
Guardian I 0 - 249 1
Guardian II 250 - 599 2
Guardian III 600 - 999 3
Brave I 1,000 - 1,449 4
Brave II 1,450 - 1,949 5
Brave III 1,950 - 2,499 6
Heroic I 2,500 - 3,099 7
Heroic II 3,100 - 3,749 8
Heroic III 3,750 - 4,499 9
Fabled I 4,500 - 5,349 10
Fabled II 5,350 - 6,349 11
Fabled III 6,350 - 7,499 12
Mythic I 7,500 - 8,799 13
Mythic II 8,800 - 10,299 14
Mythic III 10,300 - 11,999 15
Legend 12,000+ 16

Source: DestinyTheGame Subreddit

How many points are earned for a win or a loss in Gambit?

Wins and losses are not created equal in Gambit. Factors such as Infamy rank and win streak must be considered to determine how many points a Guardian will earn. For example, the first win of a streak at the Guardian rank is only worth 100 points, while a win at Legend rank is worth 150. The table below will give a complete breakdown of what to expect in all circumstances.

Loss Win 1 Win 2 Win 3 Win 4 Win 5+
Guardian 80 100 150 175 190 200
Brave 75 110 160 185 200 240
Heroic 65 120 170 195 210 220
Fabled 50 130 180 205 220 230
Mythic 30 140 190 215 230 240
Legend 0 150 200 225 240 250

Source: DestinyTheGame Subreddit

Gambit Infamy and Infamy reset rewards

Players can visit the Drifter in the Tower and get rewards for their Infamy rank every so often. Besides the Cloak/Bond/Mark, which should be available if the proper level is reached, the next reward is the Bygones Pulse Rifle earned at Infamy rank 12, which is Fabled III. After that, it’s on to the Mysterious Package and the Enigmatic Package, plus a Ghost and an Emblem for the truly dedicated.

  • Infamy Rank 12/Fabled III: Bygones Legendary Pulse Rifle
  • Reset Infamy Rank Once: Mysterious Package/Trust Legendary Hand Cannon
  • Reset Infamy Rank Twice: Enigmatic Package/Bad Omens Legendary Rocket Launcher
  • Reset Infamy Rank Three Times: Furtive Legendary Ghost Shell
  • Complete “Forged in the Dark Triumph”: Keep on Drifting Legendary Emblem

The two biggest grabs on the list above are the weapons, as these are considered god rolls in terms of perks. The Bad Omens Rocket Launcher is a favorite of mine (I received a random god roll drop, so lucky me) with Tracking Module and Cluster Bomb, making it deadly in almost any situation, especially when one needs to eliminate invaders, or is doing the invading, in Gambit. If I didn’t already have the god roll Bad Omens, the goal for me would be to reset my Infamy twice in a single season of Gambit to get both weapons. The other rewards are optional.

With a clear understanding of how the Infamy ranks work in Gambit, including how many points Guardians can earn along the way and what rewards await, be sure to visit the Shacknews Destiny 2 strategy guide for guides and walkthroughs for players at any point on their journey.

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