Ruinous Element

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Ruinous Element
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Type Resonant Element (Season 16)
Rarity Legendary

Ruinous Element is a Resonant Element used in Weapon Shaping. It has a maximum capacity of 1,000.

The currently held amount of Ruinous Element can be seen using the Relic Tether inventory item, which is claimed from the Relic Conduit.

Ruinous Element was removed from the game in Version 4.1.0[1], after the end of the Season of the Risen.


  • 12 Ruinous Element can be extracted from a completed Deepsight Resonance weapon that has a trait associated with Ruinous Element.


Ruinous Element is used when crafting enhanced versions of the traits associated with it.

Associated Traits

Ruinous Element is associated with traits that increase damage, increase the area-of-effect of damage, or apply debuffs to combatants.


Patch History


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Destiny 2 Update 4.1.0" Bungie, posted by Bungie, 24 May 2022, wikipage
  2. "Destiny 2 Update 4.0.1" Bungie, posted by Destiny Dev Team, 19 Apr. 2022, wikipage
  3. "Destiny 2 Hotfix " Bungie, posted by Destiny Dev Team, 22 Mar. 2022, wikipage
  4. "Destiny 2 Update" Bungie, posted by Destiny Dev Team, 22 Feb. 2022, wikipage