For Ghosts looking to brighten their Guardian's day.
― In-game description

Verdant Shell is a rare ghost shell. It can also be transferred between characters using the Vault. Verdant Shell can be dismantled to generate upgrade materials.


Verdant Shell can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Quest source icon Quest
This item can drop as a Quest reward.
The Taken King source icon The Taken King
This item requires the Taken King expansion.
Challenge of the Elders source icon Challenge of the Elders
This item is granted through the Challenge of the Elders.
Crucible source icon Crucible
This item can drop as a Crucible match reward.
Lord Saladin source icon Iron Banner
This item can be obtained as an Iron Banner reward.
Crimson Doubles source icon Crimson Doubles
This item was granted during the Crimson Doubles event of February 2016.
Prison of Elders source icon Prison of Elders
This item can drop as a Prison of Elders reward.
Oryx's Dreadnaught source icon Oryx's Dreadnaught
This item drops on Oryx's Dreadnaught.
Strike source icon Strike
This item can drop as a Strike reward. Exotic items can only drop from the most challenging Strike playlist.
The Speaker source icon The Speaker
The Speaker sometimes sells this item in the Tower.


Verdant Shell can also be upgraded with the following perks:

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Random perk icon Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of four randomly selected perks.
Sensor icon Spinmetal Sensor
Detects and marks nearby spinmetal formations.
Sensor icon Relic Iron Sensor
Detects and marks nearby relic iron formations.
Sensor icon Helium Filament Sensor
Detects and marks nearby helium filament collectors.
Sensor icon Spirit Bloom Sensor
Detects and marks nearby spirit blooms.



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