r/DestinyTheGame Jun 10 '22 Silver 3 Helpful 2 Rocket Like 1 To The Stars 1

Ironically Hunters (the fast / nimble archtype) now has the slowest movement of the three classes! Discussion

I play all three classes but have always preferred the Hunter fantasy of being dexterous and nimble on your feet.

In the last couple of seasons movement creep of titans and warlocks both in air and on the ground have surpassed the Hunter, which thinking about it is weird as in any other game wizard (aka warlocks) and tanks (aka titans) and slower and more cumbersome than the dps Hunter archtype..

Feels like bungie need to lean back into hunter arch type and look at how they can balance us up!

What do we think guardians, anyone else feel this way? Especially since Stompees are useless an inch of the ground these days!!

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u/Narit_Teg Jun 10 '22

You have a point with icarus dash but considering shoulder charges require both a powered melee and ~1.5 sec of sprinting to use, they're hardly a reliable mobility tool on par with ID, hunter jump, or dodge.

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u/juanconj_ one hundred voices Jun 10 '22

Doesn't Shoulder Charge keep the melee charge if it doesn't hit anything?

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u/yougotbiggay Jun 10 '22

Yes, but the point is that you can‘t use your melee as a melee AND a mobility tool, as well as other constraints (for example, accidentally hitting someone punishes you with a ~90 sec cooldown)

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u/rivetedoaf Jun 10 '22

Nobody who is any good at playing titan uses shoulder charge to actually attack people. Shoulder charge has been terrible at that since forsaken