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An elite trophy earned only by Trials of Osiris champions.
― In-game description

The Messenger (Adept) is a variant of the legendary pulse rifle The Messenger equipped with a random damage type. It can be obtained from the loot chest in The Lighthouse after completing a flawless Trials Passage.


The Messenger (Adept) can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Unknown source icon Unknown
This item can drop in situationally dependent ways.


The Messenger (Adept) can also be upgraded with the following perks:

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Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Arc Damage perk icon Arc Damage
This weapon causes Arc Damage.
Solar Damage perk icon Solar Damage
This weapon causes Solar Damage.
Void Damage perk icon Void Damage
This weapon causes Void Damage.

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SureShot IS perk icon SureShot IS
Snapshot sight.

Excellent handling. Superb target acquisition.

Red Dot-OAS perk icon Red Dot-OAS
Snapshot sight.

Enhanced target acquisition.

Ranged Lens RLS3 perk icon Ranged Lens RLS3
Mid-range scope.

Good effective range and recoil control. Heavy and slow.

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Third Eye perk icon Third Eye
Radar stays active while aiming down this weapon's sights.

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Extended Mag perk icon Extended Mag
A larger magazine.
Flared Magwell perk icon Flared Magwell
Reload this weapon even faster.
Perfect Balance perk icon Perfect Balance
This weapon has extremely low recoil.

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Headseeker perk icon Headseeker
Body shots with this weapon increase precision damage for a short time.