How Long to Beat Destiny 2 – (And Why)?

How Long to Beat Destiny 2 – (And Why)?

Exact Answer: About 8-10 hours

Since the launch of Destiny 2, everyone is curious to know how long it will take a player to complete the game. The content included in Destiny 2 is the primary determinant of the amount of time required to complete the game. This content contains player vs. environment and player vs. player activities. The first version of the game did not have a very good start; however, it was able to pick up with time. The new version is depending on the first version’s success to gain the people’s attention.

How Long To Beat Destiny 2

How long does it take to complete Destiny 2?

ActivityMedian timeRushed timeAverage timeLeisure time
Main story6hrs5 hrs 47 minutes6hrs 39 minutes8hrs 24 minutes
Main story and extras16hrs 30 minutes12 hrs 7 minutes16 hrs19 hrs 37 minutes
All play styles7 hrs 5 minutes7hrs10 hrs 23 minutes15hrs 52 minutes

Playing the whole story till the end will take you about 8 to 10 hours. This is inclusive of all campaign missions. During the game, the player will be required to stop at the main hub now and then. The 8-10 hours is inclusive of this time spent staying at the main center. If you want to work on everything you come across, you will need 40 to 60 hours to be done. The number of hours you use to complete this game will depend on your skill level and also your luck.

You should also understand that some missions are level-locked, meaning that you cannot play certain tasks before you have reached a certain level. Besides the main story, there are numerous other game activities in destiny 2 for the players; this includes, night falls, the raid, lost sectors, and strikes.

Why does it take this long to complete Destiny 2?

The amount of time you spend playing destiny 2 will vary depending on various factors. Some of these factors are. The activities you decide to participate in, how skillful you are, luck and the reason you are playing. If you decide to play the main story only, you will spend less time as compared to the person who decides to play both the main story and the extras. The same applies if you are competing against an opponent, you will need to rush through the game, unlike if you were just playing for leisure.

As the players play, they are encouraged to replay missions in order to earn tokens and reputation from Ikora Rey. Replaying missions will cost you extra time. Including the player vs. player component in your play will add dozens of hours to the time you spend playing the game. The raid is another component that will influence the amount of time you spend playing. Raids can occur anywhere in the campaign. The raid can take you and your team an hour or several hours; it all depends on your team’s skills.

Destiny 2 / Safe Zone

Destiny 2 has a lot of content that both new and experienced players will appreciate. Some players state that there simply is too much to accomplish from Destiny 2 before they can comfortably say they have beaten destiny 2.


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  1. Some people are saying there’s too much to accomplish in the game. I think I need to put more time into it.

    1. It’s great that players have a choice. Whether to just finish the main story or to do everything.

  2. I don’t think I’d want to rush for the main story only. There’s so much more in the game to enjoy.

    1. I think it’s fantastic that there’s so much content and players can keep themselves occupied for a long time.

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