When gamers lastly full the brand new Haunted Forest occasion in Future 2’s Halloween-themed Pageant of the Misplaced, they’re greeted by the standard: a loot chest that holds all their hard-earned winnings. The difficulty is, the walkway between gamers and the chest offers out nearly as quickly as their ft contact it, tossing them into a daunting, blood purple pit under. Inside: an unkillable Hive Knight referred to as The Invincible Nightmare.
It is a combating twist to the horror-themed exercise. As an alternative of getting your loot, you get caught with an unkillable monster, like that second in each slasher film when the killer inevitably is not truly lifeless, and will get in a single ultimate scare. The difficulty with the pit, although, is that initially blush, it appears to rob you of every part you fought for within the Haunted Forest, and makes it seem to be there isn’t any approach to attain the reward chest.
The excellent news is, even when you do not open the chest on the finish of the Haunted Forest, you continue to get your winnings. They’re robotically despatched to the Postmaster, similar to the stuff from chests in nearly every other exercise. As soon as you’ve got earned rewards within the Haunted Forest, they’re yours, it doesn’t matter what situation you are left in by the Invincible Nightmare.
Simply since you fall into the Nightmare’s pit doesn’t suggest you are caught there, although. There’s truly a secret escape out of the pit on one of many partitions. Lookup about halfway to at least one aspect of the pit and you will see a small indentation that marks a gap you gamers can leap by means of. It takes you out of the pit and onto the aspect of the bridge below which it hides. Following the slender pathway from there means that you can climb again up onto the far aspect of the bridge and declare your loot chest, whereas additionally providing you with a second to let your coronary heart cease pounding.
It is also potential to keep away from falling into the pit altogether, when you’re fast. When the stones of the walkway give out beneath Guardians as they cross, they’re pulled down because of a kind of suction, nevertheless it’s potential to leap free with the proper timing (or, at the very least, with the triple leap of the Hunter class). It’s also possible to keep on with the aspect edges of the bridge and doubtlessly keep away from any tough cobblestones altogether.
If Bungie is following the standard horror film script with the Haunted Forest, the query now turns into one in every of find out how to kill the Invincible Nightmare, just like the characters of a Friday the Thirteenth or Halloween film would possibly attempt to do. Like all good slasher films, although, even when gamers efficiently take the Nightmare down, we’ll all nonetheless be questioning if it is actually lifeless.