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"The multirole Hieracon is an effective generalist sniper weapon. Scope mounts may stick in cold."
— In-game description
Production overview



Rarity Class:


Weapon Type:

Sniper Rifle

Required Level:


Min-Max accuracy:


Min-Max stability:


Min-Max handling:


Min-Max magazine:



Ammunition type:


Rate of fire:



20 - 120

Service history




The Hieracon-LR3 is an Uncommon Sniper Rifle. Because of the perk crowd control this weapon is breifly able to kill a guardian with one body shot in the crucible after getting a kill with it.[1][2]


Column 0[edit]

(randomly selected perk—this could be one or four randomly selected perks)

Column 1[edit]

  • (randomly selected perk—this could be one of sixteen randomly selected perks)
    • Final Round—bonus precision damage on last round in clip
    • Grenadier—kills with this weapon reduce the cooldown of your grenade
    • Crowd Control—kills with this weapon grant bonus damage for a short time
    • Rodeo—reduces the severity of this weapon’s recoil
    • Outlaw—precision kills with this weapon dramatically increase reload speed
    • Mulligan—missing a shot has a chance to return ammo directly to the magazine
    • Private Eye—optical zoom length is increased while crouched
    • Shoot to Loot—shooting any type of ammo picks it up
    • Performance Bonus—kills with this weapon have the chance to grant bonus reserve ammo
    • Who's Next?—a kill with the final round in the magazine increases reload speed
    • Unflinching—it's easier to aim under fire using this weapon
    • Feeding Frenzy—kills with this weapon increase reload speed for a short time
    • Surplus—expect to find more ammo for this weapon
    • Hair Trigger—this weapon doesn't require a full trigger pull to fire
    • Clown Cartridge—reloading this weapon has a chance to grant a larger than normal magazine
    • Spray and Play—increases the reload speed of this weapon when its mag is empty

Column 2[edit]

  • (randomly selected perk—this could be one of three randomly selected perks)
    • EagleEye SLR20—longest-range scope; heavy optics for pinpoint sniping
    • SightSys SLS20—very long distance scope; superb target acquisition and recoil control
    • Hawkeye SLR15—mid-zoom precision scope; increased range and target acquisition. Heavy
  • (randomly selected perk—this could be one of five randomly selected perks)
    • TacSys SLS15—mid-zoom scope; useful for predictable situations
    • Ambush SLH25—agile, snappy scope; handles beautifully, rewards a skilled hand
    • LongView SLR20—long-range scope; excellent target acquisition. Improves weapon range
    • ShortGaze SLH10—short-range scope; quick to aim, with good range
    • LongView SLR10—low-zoom scope; improved range and handling

Upgrade Node(s)[edit]

  • Upgrade Damage X1—increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage

List of appearances[edit]


  1. ^ Bungie (2014-7-17), Destiny: Beta PlayStation 4, Activision Blizzard.
  2. ^ Bungie Armory Hieracon-LR3 Sniper Rifile[1], Hieracon-LR3