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Vestiges of the Queen's Harbingers yet linger among Saturn's moons.
― In-game description

Telesto is an Exotic Fusion Rifle which can be equipped by all classes. It can also be transferred between characters using the vault. Telesto can be dismantled to generate Glimmer.


This item has the following lore associated:

PUBLIC KEY 053 689 DWS REGAL FROM: PLDN KAMALA RIOR [PLDN CMD TF 5.3] TO: ACT RGNT PETRA VENJ SUBJECT: PRISON OF ELDERS – CONTAINMENT RISK MESSAGE IS: 1. Contingency reserves overdrawn. We underestimated nobility troth reparations. Uldren suggests that we open reintegration talks. Have you discussed endowment support? 2. If Reef endorses support, Paladin Oran will engineer reinforcement. MESSAGE ENDS


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Telesto can also be upgraded with the following perks:

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Unplanned Reprieve perk icon Unplanned Reprieve
Fusion projectiles attach and detonate with a delayed Void blast.

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Projection Fuse perk icon Projection Fuse
Distance optimizations.
  • Increases range

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Harbinger's Pulse perk icon Harbinger's Pulse
Multikills with this weapon immediately reload your equipped Kinetic and Energy weapons from reserves.

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Polymer Grip perk icon Polymer Grip
This weapon's grip is made of lighter material.
  • Increases handling speed

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Default Ornament perk icon Default Ornament
Restores your weapon to its default appearance.
Reef in Ruins perk icon Reef in Ruins
Equip this weapon ornament to change the appearance of Telesto. Once you get an ornament, it's unlocked on all characters on your account.