Wait for enemy to make a mistake. Die. Stand by for Ghost Resurrection. Repeat as necessary.
― In-game description

Fabian Strategy is an exotic auto rifle that can only be obtained from the quest Back in the Saddle. This weapon is exclusive to Titans and cannot be equipped by other classes.

Sources[edit | edit source]

Fabian Strategy can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Quest source icon.png Quest
This item can drop as a Quest reward.
The Taken King source icon.png The Taken King
This item requires the Taken King expansion.

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Fabian Strategy can also be upgraded with the following perks:

Column 0[edit | edit source]

Crowd Control perk icon.png Crowd Control
Kills with this weapon grant bonus damage for a short time.
Infuse perk icon.png Infuse
Consume a more powerful Weapon to boost the Attack value of this Weapon.
Kinetic Damage perk icon.png Kinetic Damage
This weapon causes kinetic damage.

Column 1[edit | edit source]

Smooth Ballistics perk icon.png Smooth Ballistics
Increased recoil.

Boost to range.

CQB Ballistics perk icon.png CQB Ballistics
Greatly reduced recoil.

Significant penalty to range.

Linear Compensator perk icon.png Linear Compensator
More predictable recoil.

Slight boosts to range and impact. More recoil.

Column 2[edit | edit source]

Life Support perk icon.png Life Support
Kills with this weapon while critically wounded have a chance to start regenerating health.

Column 3[edit | edit source]

Flared Magwell perk icon.png Flared Magwell
Reload this weapon even faster.
Lightweight perk icon.png Lightweight
When held, this weapon grants +2 character Agility.
Rifled Barrel perk icon.png Rifled Barrel
Increased Range

Slower Reload

Column 4[edit | edit source]

Front Lines perk icon.png Front Lines
Increased handling, stability, and rate of fire when enemies are close. Kills automatically reload a portion of the mag.

Removed Perks[edit | edit source]

Fabian Strategy previously held one of the following perks prior to a Destiny update:

Extended Mag icon.png Extended Mag
A larger magazine.
Injection Mold perk icon.png Smallbore
Increased Range and Stability

Slower Reload, Reduced Magazine Size

References[edit | edit source]

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