Flow like lightning. Strike like thunder.
― In-game description

Arcstrider is a Hunter subclass in Destiny 2. The Arcstrider's super ability Arc Staff summons an Arc-empowered staff that can be used for close-quarters melee combat.

Destiny 2 Skill TreeEdit

Super AbilityEdit

Arc Staff icon Arc Staff
Form a staff of pure Arc energy and acrobatically take out your foes.


Skip Grenade icon Skip Grenade
A grenade which splits on impact, creating multiple projectiles that seek enemies.
Flux Grenade icon Flux Grenade
An explosive grenade which deals additional damage when attached to enemies.
(Requirements: Level 3 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Arcbolt Grenade icon Arcbolt Grenade
A grenade that chains bolts of lightning to nearby enemies.
(Requirements: Level 5 and 1 Upgrade Point)

Class Ability ModifiersEdit

Marksman's Dodge icon Marksman's Dodge
Dodge to perform an evasive maneuver with a steady hand. Dodging automatically reloads your weapon.
(Requirement: 1 Upgrade Point)
Gambler's Dodge icon Gambler's Dodge
Dodge to perform a deft tumble, avoiding enemy attacks. Dodging near enemies fully recharges your Melee Ability.
(Requirements: Level 7 and 1 Upgrade Point)

Jump Ability ModifiersEdit

High Jump icon High Jump
While airborne, jump a second time to reach greater heights.
Strafe Jump icon Strafe Jump
While airborne, jump a second time with strong directional control.
(Requirements: Level 4 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Triple Jump icon Triple Jump
While airborne, sustain your air control with a second or third jump.
(Requirements: Level 6 and 1 Upgrade Point)

Perk SetsEdit

Way of the Wind
Disorienting Blow icon Disorienting Blow
Strike an enemy with this melee ability to disorient the target and nearby enemies.
(Requirements: Level 8 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Focused Breathing icon Focused Breathing
Sprinting recharges your dodge ability. Increased maximum sprint speed.
(Requirements: Level 9 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Combat Meditation icon Combat Meditation
When critically wounded, your melee and grenade recharge much faster.
(Requirements: Level 10 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Lightning Reflexes icon Lightning Reflexes
You are harder to kill while dodging.
(Requirements: Level 12 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Way of the Warrior
Combination Blow icon Combination Blow
Kill an enemy with this melee ability to trigger health regeneration and increase your melee damage temporarily.
(Requirements: Level 8 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Combat Flow icon Combat Flow
Melee kills recharge your dodge ability.
(Requirements: Level 9 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Deadly Reach icon Deadly Reach
Dodging increases your melee range, allowing you to lunge further to strike enemies.
(Requirements: Level 10 and 1 Upgrade Point)
Lethal Current icon Lethal Current
After dodging, each Arc Staff hit creates a damaging lightning aftershock.
(Requirements: Level 12 and 1 Upgrade Point)



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