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Blind Legion
Dust Giants
Ice Reapers
Sand Eaters
Siege Dancers
Red Legion


Field Commander




800 lbs.

Combat information


Projection Rifle (common)
Slug Rifle (rare)
Cabal Bronto Cannon (common)


Solar Shield
High Durability
Rapid Movement
Limited Flight
Strafe Thrusters
Cabal Melee

"They're not breaking. Why aren't they breaking?"
Grimoire description [1]

Centurions are the field commanders of the Cabal, serving as tactical commanders and are highly skilled in the use of the formidable array of combat electronics and deployable munitions fitted on their heavy armor.[2]


Centurions back up Legionnaires in battle [3] and their talent for destruction is enhanced by their heavy weapons and armor. [4] They stay mobile thanks to jump jets that blast them across the battlefield and can be distinguished by different types of armor based on class.[5]


As the lead unit in a standard group of Cabal soldiers, Centurions should be eliminated quickly. Armed with a deadly Projection Rifle, an analogue of a grenade launcher, they relentlessly bombard the position Guardians with highly-explosive grenades at any distance. The grenades they fire have a high velocity, so dodging them can be a challenge. In addition, a Centurion's armor is embedded with a Solar shield, improving their overall durability. In conjunction with their deadly firepower, they are also surprisingly mobile due to their jump jets, which they use repeatedly to reposition themselves and find a different firing points so they can continue to pound Guardians with their Projection Rifles.[6]

Destiny 2

In Destiny 2, Centurions gain a completely new look and new abilities. They are able to fly and hover using a jetpack on the battlefield, and fire out energy blasts from their Cabal Bronto Cannons. Their overall firepower has also increased, and they have more defense.[7]

Known Centurions



List of appearances


  1. ^ Bungie (2014/9/9), Destiny: Playstation 4, Activision Blizzard, Grimoire: Centurion
  2. ^ Bungie (2014/9/9), Destiny: Playstation 4, Activision Blizzard, Grimoire: Centurion
  3. ^ EuroGamer.net: Destiny:Bungie unveils its shared world shooter
  4. ^ Destiny Planet View
  5. ^ Bungie (2014/9/9), Game: Console, Activision Blizzard
  6. ^ Bungie (2014/9/9), Game: Console, Activision Blizzard
  7. ^ YouTube - Destiny 2 Gameplay Premiere