Executor-issued machine gun for loyal supporters of the New Monarchy.
― In-game description[1]

Prestige IV is a legendary machine gun.[1][2]

Sources[edit | edit source]

Prestige IV can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Unknown source icon.png Unknown
This item can drop in situationally dependent ways.
New Monarchy source icon.png New Monarchy
Executor Hideo of the New Monarchy faction sometimes sells this item in the Tower.

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Prestige IV can be upgraded with the following perks:

Column 0[edit | edit source]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Void Damage perk icon.png Void Damage
This weapon causes Void Damage.
Solar Damage perk icon.png Solar Damage
This weapon causes Solar Damage.
Arc Damage perk icon.png Arc Damage
This weapon causes Arc Damage.
Ascend icon.png Ascend
Increases the Attack value of this weapon to the highest available in Year 1.

Column 1[edit | edit source]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Accurized Ballistics icon.png Accurized Ballistics
More range and Impact.

Increased recoil.

CQB Ballistics icon.png CQB Ballistics
Greatly reduced recoil.

Significant penalty to range.

Aggressive Ballistics icon.png Aggressive Ballistics
More predictable recoil.

Enhanced Impact. Shorter range and more recoil.

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Smooth Ballistics icon.png Smooth Ballistics
Increased recoil.

Boost to range.

Linear Compensator icon.png Linear Compensator
More predictable recoil.

Slight boosts to range and Impact. More recoil.

Smart Drift Control icon.png Smart Drift Control
Predictable and controllable recoil.

Penalty to range.

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of two randomly selected perks.
Soft Ballistics icon.png Soft Ballistics
Less recoil.

Penalty to Impact.

Field Choke icon.png Field Choke
More range and Impact.

Increased recoil.

Column 2[edit | edit source]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of seven randomly selected perks.
Counterbalance icon.png Counterbalance
This weapon has increased stability.
Hip Fire icon.png Hip Fire
This weapon has bonus accuracy while firing from the hip.
Rangefinder icon.png Rangefinder
Aiming this weapon increases its effective range.
Rodeo icon.png Rodeo
Reduces the severity of this weapon’s recoil.
Spray and Play icon.png Spray and Play
Increases the reload speed of this weapon when its mag is empty.
Persistence icon.png Persistence
This weapon grows more accurate the longer it is fired.
Take a Knee icon.png Take a Knee
Gain bonus accuracy while crouched.

Column 3[edit | edit source]

Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 4[edit | edit source]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Perfect Balance icon.png Perfect Balance
This weapon has extremely low recoil.
Single Point Sling icon.png Single Point Sling
Switch weapons faster. Move quicker while aiming.
High Caliber Rounds icon.png High Caliber Rounds
Oversize rounds built to stagger targets and leave them reeling.

Their mass makes a weapon harder to handle.

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Snapshot icon.png Snapshot
Aiming this weapon is incredibly fast.
Field Scout icon.png Field Scout
Increases carried Ammo capacity.
Hammer Forged icon.png Hammer Forged
Improved range and accuracy.
Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Quickdraw icon.png Quickdraw
This weapon can be drawn unbelievably fast.
Flared Magwell icon.png Flared Magwell
Reload this weapon even faster.
Skip Rounds icon.png Skip Rounds
Ceramic-jacketed rounds ricochet on hard surfaces.

Their extreme density lets you carry more rounds in reserve. Added mass slows down weapon handling.

Column 5[edit | edit source]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of six randomly selected perks.
Crowd Control icon.png Crowd Control
Kills with this weapon grant bonus damage for a short time.
Grenadier icon.png Grenadier
Kills with this weapon reduce the cooldown of your grenade.
Feeding Frenzy icon.png Feeding Frenzy
Kills with this weapon increase reload speed for a short time.
Spray and Play icon.png Reactive Reload
Reloading this weapon after a kill grants a damage bonus for a short time.
Surplus icon.png Surplus
Expect to find more ammo for this weapon.
Secret Round icon.png Who's Next?
A kill with the final round in the magazine increases reload speed.

Column 6[edit | edit source]

Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 7[edit | edit source]

Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

  • Aggressive Ballistics: More predictable recoil. Enhanced impact. Shorter range and more recoil.
    • Linear Compensator: More predictable recoil.Slight boosts to range and Impact. More recoil.
    • Soft Ballistics: Less recoil. Penalty to Impact.
  • Rangefinder: Aiming this weapon increases its effective range.
  • Upgrade Damage: Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
  • Single Point Sling: Switch weapons faster. Move quicker while aiming.
    • Field Scout: Maximum Ammo Capacity.
    • Skip Rounds: Ceramic-jacketed rounds ricochet on hard surfaces. Their extreme density lets you carry more rounds in reserve. Added mass slows down weapon handling.
  • Surplus: Expect to find more ammo for this weapon.
  • Upgrade Damage: Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
  • Upgrade Damage: Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
    • Upgrade Damage: Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
    • Upgrade Damage: Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Foman123 (20 June 2014) YouTubeDestiny Alpha - Resource Upload 54:00. Retrieved 3 July 2014.
  2. Nelva, Giuseppe. (June 2014) "Destiny’s Screenshots of All Faction/Class Weapons and Armor Show That Bungie Hasn’t Lost its Touch". DualShockers. Retrieved 7 Jul. 2014.
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