The fallen are four armed aliens who are also sworn enemies of the human race. Bungie has quoted them as being “a nomadic race of once noble houses now scattered to the solar winds”. More news to come
These relentless thieves seem driven by desperation and rage. They are crafty, but they usually give up their cover with their clattering and hissing.
Most seem outfitted with some kind of shock dagger and pistol, and as far as we can gather, they seem to only have two arms, while other Fallen have four. Click image to enlarge
The truths about the Fallen chain-of-command are still making themselves known, but Vandals appear to hold a higher ranking than the Dregs, and deadlier weapons, too.
They often have long range capability, but, lucky for us, their weapons take time to charge. Click image to enlarge
Fallen run in packs, led by an individual Captain. There is no denying a Captain’s might; they are the fiercest of the Fallen. There is this sense of tattered nobility to them.
You can see it in the way they carry themselves. They think they’re better than us. They believe that Earth belongs to them. Click image to enlarge
The Vex are a species of time-traveling robots vetted against humans. More news to come
The basic Vex unit that relies on overwhelming numbers to overcome engagements.
Bigger and tougher than Goblins and have tails.
Larger than Hobgoblins with broader shoulders, three glowing eyes, and tougher.
Hydras: Described as flying, segmented machines with each each section sporting a turret.
Small airborne units that fly in and out of fights providing harassment.
Cabal’s are a Juggernaut of a species, outfitted with thick armor and powerful weapons. Enemies of the human race, they inhabit the Exclusion Zone on Mars. More news to come
The standard soldiers of the Cabal. They have been seen wielding unknown projectile weapons and shields, as well as both at the same time.
Tougher than Legionnaires and have jetpacks for an alternative means of travel.
Measuring in at around of 50 feet tall, completely covered in armor, and wielding an enormous Gatling gun.
Smaller Cabal class (not yet revealed via gameplay footage) that employs “space magic” attacks with psychic powers. They also serve as pilots to Cabal ships.
The Hive have been referred to as “space zombies”, this leads us to believe they can infect other species.
They are the lowest class of Hive, the workhorses if you would, and have only their claws as weapons.
The typical Hive soldier. They wield energy weapons that appear to fire glowing blades.
The elite soldiers of the Hive, Knights wield a large, broad sword.
Possess the ability to cast magical attacks, and are higher on the Hive chain of command than Knights and thralls.