# What are strange coins for?

## What are strange coins for?

Strange Coins are a form of currency used to purchase items from Xûr during his visits to the Tower or the Vestian Outpost.

## Do you have to wear a mask to get chocolate strange coins?

In order to earn any Chocolate Strange Coins in Destiny 2 Guardians must be wearing one of the Festival of the Lost masks. With your Mask equipped, try a few of the following activities to earn Chocolate Strange Coins: Weekly Festival Bounties: 5. Daily Festival Bounties: 2.

## Where can I find chocolate strange coins outside the haunted forest?

The easiest is to simply complete bounties for the ravishing Eva. In addition to completing bounties for Eva, you’ll also want to head to the Haunted Forest. Situated in this creepy landscape are hidden chests that you’ll want to keep an eye out for as their booty is full of Chocolate Strange Coins.

## How do you get to the Festival of the Lost?

To participate in Festival of the Lost, you need to have access to the Tower social space, and be 770 Power level. From there, visit Eva Levante in the Tower.

## How do I get to the haunted forest in Destiny 2?

Here’s a quick breakdown of the steps required to enter the Haunted Forest this year in Destiny 2:

- Speak with Eva Levante.
- Equip a Mask/Helmet.
- Speak with Spider.
- Complete one strike, Gambit match, or Crucible match.
- Use the Cipher Decoder on a cache in the Haunted Forest.
- Speak to Eva Levante.

## Where is the infinite forest?

The Infinite Forest is a location accessible through a gateway in the Fields of Glass, Mercury. It is a planet-sized machine that simulates trillions to uncountably infinite number of alternating realities which the Vex plan their actions out in the current timeline.

## What is the firewalled haunted forest?

A darkened instance of the Infinite Forest. Descend into its depths and see how far you can get before it disintegrates. The Firewalled Haunted Forest has no matchmaking.

## Where is the haunted forest cipher?

He wants you to hunt down some stolen caches in the Haunted Forest, but first, you’ll need to complete Crucible or Gambit match or a Strike. After completing one of these activities, you’ll receive a Cipher Decoder.

## Where to find a cache in the haunted forest?

Alongside a completion rewards chest at the end of a Haunted Forest activity, players will also find five optional caches available to unlock. These caches can only be opened using Cipher Decoders , which can be acquired via random world drops and activity completions outside of the Haunted Forest.

## How many cipher decoders can I carry?

25 Cipher Decoders

## Can you get cipher decoders from public events?

You can unlock Cipher Decoders by completing activities other than the Haunted Forest. You’ll be awarded one upon completing a Gambit, Crucible, Strike, patrol, Nightmare Hunt, and the Menagerie during the event. There are also reports of people getting Cipher Decoders from patrols, the Menagerie, and Nightmare Hunts.

## What does Cipher mean?

In cryptography, a cipher (or cypher) is an algorithm for performing encryption or decryption—a series of well-defined steps that can be followed as a procedure. An alternative, less common term is encipherment. To encipher or encode is to convert information into cipher or code.

## How do you decode a cipher?

All substitution ciphers can be cracked by using the following tips:

- Scan through the cipher, looking for single-letter words.
- Count how many times each symbol appears in the puzzle.
- Pencil in your guesses over the ciphertext.
- Look for apostrophes.
- Look for repeating letter patterns.

## How was the Zodiac killer cipher solved?

“The cipher was recently solved by a team of three private citizens.” The “340 Cipher” was considered the holy grail of unbroken codes, and the Zodiac Killer said his name was concealed in the grid of symbols in one of his four cryptograms. Screenshot courtesy of YouTube.

## Why is the Vernam cipher unbreakable?

“The Vernam Cipher with one-time pad is said to be an unbreakable symmetric encryption algorithm in part because its key-exchange process uses true random number generation and secure key distribution.”

## How do I decode Atbash cipher?

This is a simple cipher to decode. All you need to do is create a translation table with the letters of the alphabet written from A to Z across the top and reversed along the bottom. Find the letter in your cipher text on the bottom row and look above it to see it decrypted.

## Who made Atbash cipher?

the Essenes

## What is a qwerty cipher?

The Qwerty/Keyboard Substitution Cipher (not to be confused with the Qwerty/Keyboard Shift Cipher) is a simple cipher that rearranges the order of the alphabet to the way it is on a standard American keyboard. So A would become Q, B would be W, C would be E, and so on.

## How do I decode affine cipher?

E(x) = (ax + b) mod m

- The standard values for the alphabet of 26 letters. Notice we start at 0, not 1.
- The affine cipher with a = 5, b = 8.
- The decryption process for a key of a = 5, b = 8.
- The ciphertext alphabet for the Affine Cipher with key a = 5, b = 8.
- The other way to assign values to the letters in the alphabet.

## What does MOD 26 mean?

Using the modulo operator allows you to map every possible output of the matrix multiplication (encryption) to a letter in the alphabet ( 834 = 2 (mod 26) which is C), which lets you store the encrypted message in the form of a string of letters.

## Where can I buy strange coins?

There are several ways to get strange coins in Destiny

- Strikes, not just for coins, but also for weapon/armor drops.
- Complete Public Events.
- Nightfall Activities.
- Complete Crucible Events.
- Random Loot Chests.
- Patrols.

## What do strange coins do in Destiny 1?

Used For. Purchase Exotic weapons, armor, engrams, consumables and Vehicle Upgrades from Xur, Agent of the Nine.