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Valiant heart, unwavering resolve.
― In-game description

Sentinel is a Titan subclass introduced in Destiny 2. The Sentinel's super ability summons a shield that can be used to bash enemies or can be thrown to ricochet off of enemies.[1]

Skill Tree[]

Super Ability[]

Sentinel Shield (Destiny 2) icon.png Sentinel Shield
Summon a shield of Void Light. While Sentinel Shield is active, press R1/RB/M1 to attack. Hold L2/LT/M2 to guard. Press L1/LB /Q to perform a Shield Throw.


Magnetic Grenade (Destiny 2) icon.png Magnetic Grenade
A grenade that attaches to enemies and explodes twice.
Voidwall Grenade (Destiny 2) icon.png Voidwall Grenade
A grenade that creates a horizontal wall of burning Void Light.
Suppressor Grenade (Destiny 2) icon.png Suppressor Grenade
An explosive grenade that prevents enemies from using abilities for a short time.

Class Ability Modifiers[]

Towering Barricade (Destiny 2) icon.png Towering Barricade
Create a large barrier that can be used to reinforce a position with cover from enemy fire.
Rally Barricade (Destiny 2) icon.png Rally Barricade
Create a small barrier that allows you to peek over it while aiming down sights, and that greatly increases reload speed when you take cover behind it.

Jump Ability Modifiers[]

High Lift (Destiny 2) icon.png High Lift
Jump while airborne to activate Lift and launch into the air at greater heights.
Strafe Lift (Destiny 2) icon.png Strafe Lift
Jump while airborne to activate Lift and launch into the air with strong directional control.
Catapult Lift (Destiny 2) icon.png Catapult Lift
Jump while airborne to activate Lift and launch into the air with a strong initial burst of momentum.

Perk Sets[]

Code of the Protector
Defensive Strike (Destiny 2) icon.png Defensive Strike
Kill an enemy with this melee ability to create an overshield around you and nearby allies.
Rallying Force (Destiny 2) icon.png Rallying Force
Melee kills restore Health for you and nearby allies.
Turn the Tide (Destiny 2) icon.png Turn the Tide
Your Overshield from Defensive Strike lasts longer and increases melee damage and reload speed.
Ward of Dawn (Destiny 2) icon.png Ward of Dawn
When Super energy is full, create a shielding dome to protect you and your allies.
Code of the Aggressor
Shield Bash (Destiny 2) icon.png Shield Bash
After sprinting for a short time, use this melee ability to unleash a devastating Shield Bash that disorients enemies.
Superior Arsenal (Destiny 2) icon.png Superior Arsenal
Grenade kills recharge your Grenade energy.
In the Trenches (Destiny 2) icon.png In the Trenches
Kills while surrounded by enemies reduce the cooldown of your Super.
Second Shield (Destiny 2) icon.png Second Shield
Gain an additional Shield Throw charge while Sentinel Shield is active.



  1. Bungie (2017) YouTube: Destiny 2 Gameplay Premiere – The Next Adventure Retrieved May 26, 2017.