The Drifter is the host of Gambit and serves as a vendor in the Tower. During Gambit matches, he appears in his ship, The Derelict, to spectate and determine the horde of enemies the Guardians must face.
- Ghost during the Dark Ages. He starved to death multiple times and was revived by his Ghost. He operated under the alias of Wu Ming for a time, and met the Guardian Oran during that time. The Drifter was revived by a
In addition, he also sells 5 bounties that award Infamy Rank Points and one weekly bounty that awards 150 Infamy Rank Points and Powerful Gear.
- "Nothing kills a Guardian faster than another Guardian."
- "They don't make Dark Age tech like this anymore. Lucky for you I kept all mine."
- "Cayde's dead, and I need more guns. One step forward, one step back."
- "You know about those, huh? You the one causin' them? Tell you right now, I don't appreciate what they got to say."
- "WOO! The best gunfights happen on the frontier!"
- "Portal's up! Go take 'em out!"
- "You're invading! Make a mess."
- "Hahaha! I'm sorry, were they sayin' somethin'? Cuz' they're dead now!"
- Main article: The Drifter/Dialogue