Prometheus Lens Solar Warlock Build Destiny 2 Lightfall

Ignite all with this Warlock build

Destiny 2 Lightfall introduced the new Strand Subclass but also update the other subclasses, as well as some exotics, opening the possibility for new builds. Here you can see a new powerful Solar Warlock build with the Prometheus Lens and Verity’s Brow that will turn crowds of enemies into ashes.

With this Warlock build, you will constantly apply Scorch to your targets with the Firebolt Grenade, and Prometheus Lens and create Ignitions with kills that spread even more Scorch. Final blows with the grenades will generate Firesprite, Orbs of Power and restore your health. If the kill is with the Prometheus Lens, it activates the perk from the Verity’s Brow that gives you a bonus of grenade damage and recharge rate. With the artifact mods and Fragments, you have an extra grenade, and also deals more scorch. Meanwhile, don’t forget to also check the best Strand build with Osteo Striga.

Warlock Solar Abilities, Aspects & Fragments


Super Ability – Well of Radiance

Class Ability –  Healing Rift

Melee Ability – Celestial Fire

Grenade Ability – Firebolt Grenade


Touch of Flame – Your Healing, Solar, Firebolt, and Fusion Grenades have enhanced functionality. The Fusion Grenade, which is used in its build, explodes twice.

Heat Rises – You can fire weapons, melee, and throw grenades while gliding. Hold to activate Heat Rises, consuming your grenade. Final blows while airborne increase the duration of Heat Rises and grant melee energy.


Ember of Resolve – Solar grenade’s final blows restore your health.

Ember of Char – Your Solar ignitions spread scorch to affected targets.

Ember of Ashes – You apply more scorch stacks to targets.

Ember of Searing – Defeating scorched targets grants melee energy and creates a Firesprite

Recommended Gear

Prometheus Lens Solar Warlock Build Destiny 2

The main weapon for this Warlock build is the Prometheus Lens, this trace rifle fires a solar trace beam, sustained damage applies scorch to the target. That’s one of the Exotics updated with Lightfall DLC, now the catalyst grants Incandescent. This means which time you killed an enemy he explodes and spread scorch to targets nearby.

The exotic helmet Verity’s Brow will give you Death Throes during 11 seconds when you do final blows with Prometheus Lens, this can stack up to 5 times. Death Throes provides you with more 20% grenade damage and a 50% grenade recharge rate, per stack. In addition, when you use your grenade your allies within 20 meters of range receive a 1000% additional grenade recharge rate.

Recommended Mods for Solar Warlock Build

To optimize your Solar Warlock Build you want to prioritize the Discipline to restore the grenade energy as fast as possible and Resilience to keep you alive.


  • Solar Shipon
  • Special Ammo Finder


  • Firepower
  • Grenade Kickstart (2x)


  • Charged Up
  • Concussive Dampener
  • Solar Reserves


  • Solar Weapon Surge (2x)
  • Innervation


  • Bomber
  • Time Dilation (2x)


  • Rain of Firebolts
  • Flare Up
  • Authorized Mods: Solar
  • Authorized Mods: Grenades