Destiny 2: Make Bows Not War Guide

Players of Destiny 2 that own the Season of the Undying pass gained access to a new Exotic quest today. This quest involves unlocking the Banshee’s workshop to find the Leviathan’s Breath exotic bow. To help you complete this mission check out our Make Bows Not War guide below.

Make Bows, Not War Mission Walkthrough

Image showing the Make Bows, Not War Mission screen.

To start this mission you first need to own the Season of the Undying pass. Once you own this add on you will unlock the mission. To start it head to Banshee-44 (the Gunsmith) on the Tower and speak to him. Banshee-44 will give you the quest Make Bows, Not War. This starts the mission and gives you the first objective.

The Back Way: Locate the Hidden Entrance to Banshee’s Workshop

Once you have this objective make your way to the Hanger in the Tower. Climb the stairs and make your way to the upper scaffolding. You need to make the jump pictured above. Once you do this follow the ducts until you reach a large storage room after the security room with a bunch of shelves in it.

Inside this room with all the shelves you will notice it appears there is no where to go. Look to the ceiling in the back corner and you will find a vent. Jump up onto the shelf below the vent and jump up into the vent. Make your way through the vents until you reach a short platforming area. Jump up onto the platforms heading higher until you reach a room with weapons strewn about it. Inside this room is a locked case with a bow inside it. Interact with the locked case to get the next objective which is called Where Are the Keys, Sir.

Where Are the Keys, Sir: Return to Banshee-44

The Where Are the Keys, Sir objective tasks you with returning to Banshee-44. This is simple enough to do. Backtrack or fast travel to the Courtyard and speak to Banshee-44. He will give you the next objective which is called Intro to Safe Cracking 101.

Intro to Safe Cracking 101: Generate Data by Playing Gambit Matches or Vanguard Strikes

The next objective tasks you with playing Gambit Matches or Vanguard Strikes. You need to complete a number of these activities to generate data. To get the maximum Data per activity you want to play Gambit Prime or Nightfall strikes. Once you have all the Data you will trigger the next objective.

Intro to Safe Cracking 201: Use Bow to Land Precision Final Blows Against Vex or Cabal

Equip a bow and kill enemies with your final shot being a precision hit. This sounds difficult but is fairly straightforward. An easy way of doing this is dropping into a zone like The Sludge on the EDZ and killing the Cabal that spawn in the area. Remember get kills by hitting weak spots. It takes around 80ish enemies to complete this objective. Once done you will get another objective.

Economics of War: Complete The Arms Dealer Strike

Pretty straightforward objective here. You need to complete the EDZ Strike called The Arms Dealer. Once this Strike is complete you will have collected the necessary data. With the data in hand make your way back to the Tower to see Banshee-44.

Martial Archery 401: Return to Banshee’s Workshop

The final objective is to make your way back to Banshee’s Workshop. As mentioned earlier this can be done through the Hangar area. Once in the workshop open the locked case to get the Leviathan’s Breath Exotic Combat Bow.

Leviathan’s Breath Exotic Combat Bow

Image showing the Leviathan's Breath Exotic Combat Bow.

The Leviathan’s Breath is an Exotic Combat Bow that slots in as a Power Weapon. It features the an Exotic Weapon Perk called Big-Game Hunter. This perk “fires a massive heavy bolt that staggers unshielded enemy combatants. Strong against Unstoppable Champions. “

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